Culinary and Cultural sites of Yangon
Duration: Full day Tour
Pick Up: 08:00am @ your hotel (City area)
Drop Off: 07:00pm @ your hotel (City area)
This morning, begin with a visit to a local market with an experienced chef. Learn about the various spices, vegetables and other ingredients used in Burmese cuisine as you buy the ingredients for your personal cooking lesson. And you will learn and cook an authentic Myanmar meal of delicious traditional dishes. Then, enjoy your own prepared Burmese lunch.
This afternoon, take a short break at your hotel and then continue with a visit to Kyaukhtatgyi Pagoda, which houses a 70-meter reclining Buddha.
Then, visit Shwedagon Pagoda, the most revered Buddhist temple in Myanmar. The 8-sided central stupa is 99 meters tall and gilded with gold leaf. It is surrounded by 64 smaller stupas. Enjoy breathtaking views of the golden stupa from this vantage point.
From Shwedagon continue the bustling Kandawgyi Park. Dine and enjoy local bands with the locals who come to enjoy the fresh air. You will have good photos of illuminated Karaweik Royal Barge, Shwedagon Pagoda and surrounding lake.
What is included in the tour
- Private Car with air-condition
- English guide
- Entrance fees
- Cooking class package including lunch
What is NOT included in the tour
- Hotel accommodation
- Travel insurance
- Additional meals, drinks, gratuities and personal expenses