The ancient capital of the Mon Kings from the 14th through 16th century and that of the Second Myanmar Empire founded by King Bayinnaung, Bago is situated only 80 km from Yangon. Places of interest in Bago are Shwemawdaw Pagoda, the highest pagoda in Myanmar with the elevation of 117 meters, built over 2,000 years ago by two merchants; the famous Kalyani Thein (Ordination Hall); Shwethalyaung Reclining Buddha, which was built during 9th century and one of the most elegant reclining Buddha images, stretching 55 meters; four huge Buddha images of Kyaikpun Pagoda and the Bago Market.Kanbawzathadi Golden Palace in Bago is a reconstruction of the original Royal palace from the second half of the 16th century.
After welcoming at the airport or hotel, we will go to bago city which is 50 miles far from Yangon and it will take about 2 hours driving time . First we arrived, we will see the Shwe Maw Daw Pagoda, the second biggest pagoda in Myanmar and it was built from around the 10th century. After that, we will go to the Kanbawzatardi palace which was built for the king bayinnaung empire in 1556. It is consists of 76 apartments and halls. You can see ancient architecture in this place.After visiting this palace, we are going to see the Shwe Tha Lyaung pagoda. When you there, you can see the reclining buddha image. Shwe Tha lyaung Pagoda which is 55 meters long and height of 16 meters. The last place for a visit is Kyaik Pun Pagoda, the four faces of Buddha images. After visiting and sightseeing at Bago, we will back to yangon by private car and transfer to the airport for departure (or ) giving a hotel .