Journey Through Rakhine State
Yangon – Sittwe – Mrauk U – Ngapali – Yangon

Top Highlights Attractions

  • Take a cruise from Sittwe to Mrauk U through jungle and absolute silence
  • Visit local Chin villages, where you will find the face tattooed women
  • Spend 3 days on the perfect Ngapali Beach

Flights and transportation/drivers very good, on time, comfortable, efficient, courteous and safe

Day 1 – Arrive – Yangon
Arrive into Yangon and check into your hotel. As evening approaches, go on an evening market tour of Yangon with your guide. Notice as the streets come alive as the sunsets, vendors come out to sell their wears and the noise levels rise. Walk through town with your guide, who will show you some of Yangon’s most famous buildings. Make your way to Deitta Gallery, where we have organised a special welcome dinner in one of Yangon’s oldest galleries. Overnight – Rose Garden Hotel
Day 2 – Yangon
Enjoy a leisurely morning, before going on a walking food tour of Yangon. Visit 5 different local eateries, trying one Myanmar dish at each, with your guide who will be explaining details of Myanmar cuisine as you go along. Notice the different between the streets from the previous night as well. In the afternoon board the circle line train, taking you around Yangon through different districts. Disembark, and make your way to the Shwedagon Pagoda for sunset. Overnight – Rose Garden Hotel
Day 3 – Yangon – Sittwe – Mrauk U
This morning take a short flight to Sittwe. Visit View Point Lighthouse (Farkir Point) a lovely recreational spot where one can enjoy breathing fresh sea breeze. Following lunch, transfer to the jetty to board the local boat. Sailing time is about 5 to 7 hours, depending upon river conditions. Arrive in Mrauk U, Rakhine's capital in the 15th Century, and transfer to your hotel. Overnight – Mrauk U Princess
Day 4 – Mrauk U
Today, enjoy a full day exploring some of the areas highlights and pagodas including Shit Thaung Temple and Laungbanprauk Pagoda. As the day draws to a close, make your way to Shwe Taung Hill for a glorious sunset. Overnight – Mrauk U Princess
Day 5 – Mrauk U
After and early breakfast, we go to Ngagya Jetty and board a lovely boat to the Chin villages on nearby Lemro River around a 2 hours away. Here, it is possible to view, and speak with, the tattooed women of the villages. On your return back to Mrauk U, you can stop off at several other villages as well, exploring them with your guide. Overnight – Mrauk U Princess
Day 6 – Mrauk U – Sittwe – Ngapali Beach
Check out from hotel and transfer to the jetty to board the local boat departing for Sittwe. Upon arrival here, transfer to the local airport and fly to Thandwe (Ngapali Beach). Upon arrival, you will be escorted to your hotel on the beach, for some much needed relaxation. Overnight – Sandoway Resort
Day 7 – Ngapali Beach
Spend your days here lounging on the peaceful stretch of palm lined sands, snorkelling in the warm, clear waters and exploring the surrounding small islands. Overnight – Sandoway Resort
Day 8 – Ngapali Beach
Spend your days here lounging on the peaceful stretch of palm lined sands, snorkelling in the warm, clear waters and exploring the surrounding small islands. Overnight – Sandoway Resort
Day 9 – Ngapali Beach – Yangon – Depart
Following a leisurely breakfast, make your way to Thandwe for your flight back to Yangon. Upon arrival here, transfer to the international airport for your flight back home.