Myanmar Travel

Bike In Natures

Yangon - Bago - Kyaikhtiyo - Hpa.An - Mawlamyine - Thanphyuzayat - Yangon

Day 1 Yangon / Arrival

In the morning arrive at Yangon International Airport. Meet with your guide and transfer to hotel for check-in. Then in the afternoon visit Yangon sightseeing including Chaukhtatkyi Pagoda, downtown area, Botahtaung pagoda and the most famous Shwedagon Pagoda. Overnight in Yangon.

Day 2 Yangon-Bago

After breakfast drive to outsiede the crowded city Yangon and take your bike to enjoy trip to Bago (80 Km), an ancient capital of Mon Kingdom in 15th century. On the way take rest while and visit Hlegu local market. At Bago visit Kyaik pun pagoda (four huge buddha images), Shwe-tha-lyaung reclining Buddha(55 meters long), Shwe maw daw Pagoda, Kanbawzathardi golden palace. Overnight at Bago.
Biking distance – about 80 kilometers

Day 3 Bago-Kyaikhtiyo

Wake up a bit early to leave 7:00 AM from Hotel. 7:00 AM take bus to Payargyi. From that junction start biking trip to Kyaihtiyo (90 Km). On the way will pass endless views of rice fields, farmers work with cows, baffalos till arrive Sittaung river bridge. From the other side of the bridge, arrive the Mon State and also landscapes change. You can enjoy the views of rubber plantations, pomelo trees, peppers plants, banboo forest and etc. Can take rest and have tea, coffee according to the timing. Have lunch at the base camp. Then take open truck to to up reach the Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda. Kyaikhtiyo, mystical pagoda stands on a gold gilded boulder, precariously perched on the edge of the hill over 1100 km above sea –level. Overnight at Hotel.
Biking distance – about 90 kilometers

Day 4 Kyaikhtiyo-Hpa.an

After breakfast take the truck to base camp. From base camp drive to Bilin, a small town after Kyaikhto. From there start biking till Hpa.an ( 91 Km). On the way visit famous Bayin Nyi Cave, This is another steep Rock in the plains with a monastery at the foot of the mountain. There is a hot spring with bathing possibility, Kawkon cave also famous for its old buddha images on the walls of cave. Then continue to Hpa.an. If time permits, enjoy sunset from Shwe yin hmawl pagoda just beside the river. Overnight in Hpa.an.
Biking distance – about 91 kilometers

Day 5 Hpa an-Mawlamyine

In the morning after breakfast start sightseeing with bikes. We can visit Kyauk Kalat pagoda which is a small pagoda at the top of cliff rock. There is very nice view of peaceful lake, rice fields, monastery with background of Mt.Zwekabin, symbol of the Kayin State. From there visit Lumbini park with thousands of sitting buddha at the base of Mountain. Then continue ride to Mawlamyin (60 Km). Afternoon arrive Mawlamyine. Check in hotel and lunch. Evening visit Kyaikthanlan pagoda built in 875 AD and thought to be the site from where Rudyard Kipling wrote his famous poem, 'The Road to Mandalay'. Mahamuni pagoda and walking along the strand road.Overnight in Mawlamyine.
Biking distance – about 60 kilometers

Day 6 Mawlamyine-Thanphyuzayat

In the morning start sightseeing with bikes Mawlamyine is the third largest city situated 165 kilometers east of the nation's capital across the Gulf of Mottama at the mouth of the Thanlwin river. It is the capital of Mon State with a population of almost 300,000 people. Formerly known as Moulmein, it was once a thriving teak port and the administrative capital of British Lower Burma. Today visit Yadanar hill which is old hindu temple just beside of the main road. Then visit the largest reclining Buddha image in the world, Win Sein Taw Ya, is situated about 20 km south of Mawlamyine on the main road to Mudon. Then continue till Thanphyuzayat where is the War cementery. Then back to Mawlamyine by car and overnight.
Biking distance – about 60 kilometers

Day 7 Mawlamyine –Thaton–Yangon

After breakfast check out from hotel and leave to Thaton ( 73 Km) which is the capital city of Mon people in the olden days. Visit famous Shwe Sar yan pagoda. Lunch and take bus to Yangon. Late evening arrive Yangon and overnight.
Biking distance – about 73 kilometers

Day 8 Yangon / departure

Transfer to airport to take departure flight.