Combine two fascinating countries on this
exciting cross-border itinerary between
Thailand and Burma. Visit remote villages
and markets, discover the cultural treasures
of Sukhothai and Moulmein, bookended by
the two great Asian capitals of Bangkok and
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Arrive and transfer to the Rembrandt Hotel for a
2-night stay. Explore Bangkok with visits to Wat
Pho, the Grand Palace and a boat tour along the
cities klongs (canals). (B)
Drive north via Sam Chook market to Supanburi
and visit Wat Pa Lelai. Stay 2 nights at the
Sukhothai Treasure Resort and Spa. (B, L)
Full-day tour of the Sukhothai Historical Park,
local markets and craft shops. (B, L)
Begin a journey that was unimaginable a few years
ago: crossing the border from Thailand to Burma
(Myanmar). Once in Burma, continue to Hpa An,
and stay 2 nights at the Hpa An Lodge. (B)
Visit the busy morning market, then drive to
Mount Zwekabin where there is the option
to climb to the peak for some superb views.
Afternoon tour to the village of Lakkhana, where
you can visit the Sadan caves. (B)
Drive to Moulmein via the villages of Kawhnat
and its beautiful temples. On arrival in Moulmein check into The Strand Hotel for 2 nights, followed
by a guided tour of the city including Kipling’s
Early morning visit to the Zyegyi market, then
take the ferry to Bilu island to visit the local
villages here. (B, L)
Drive to Kyaikhtiyo to visit the Golden Rock
temple. Overnight at the Mountain Top Hotel. (B)
Another chance to visit the Golden Rock temple
and other stupas and shrines in Kyaikhtiyo, then
head north to Bago to see the 1,000-year-old
Shwemawdaw pagoda and the 55-metre-long
Shwe Tha Lyaung Buddha. Afternoon arrival into
Rangoon (Yangon), then stay at the Chatrium
Hotel for 2 nights. (B, L)
Full-day tour of Rangoon including the
Shwedagon pagoda. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 3- and 4-star accommodation.
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call 020 3930 5233 or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk.
Located along the western shore of Kandawgyi (Royal) Lake in the heart of Rangoon, the Chatrium Hotel is a modern hotel offering comfortable accommodation with views of the city, Shwedagon Pagoda or the lake. There is a swimming pool, a gymnasium, a bar and lounge and a selection of restaurants serving Asian and Western...
The Hpa An Lodge offers accommodation in spacious wooden cottages, which combine traditional Karen architecture and modern conveniences. The lodge is set in a valley at the foot of Mt Zwe Kabin on the outskirts of Hpa An, with access by car to the Kyauk Ka Lak pagoda and Sadan cave.
Features: 18 rooms, restaurant, bar with terrace, pool, Wi-Fi.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, balcony, minibar, safe, tea and coffee...
The Mawlamyaing Strand Hotel opened in 2011 and is situated on the banks of the Thanlwin River with beautiful views of the sunset from its western entrance. The hotel is located 200 metres from the Zeigyi, the central market of Mawlamyine. Rooms are modern with traditional touches, satellite TV and...
The Rembrandt Hotel is centrally located in the heart of Bangkok near Sukhumvit Road, with both the skytrain (BTS Asoke Station) and metro (MRT Sukhumvit Station) a short walk away, and a complimentary 24-hour tuk-tuk shuttle service. Guestrooms are comfortable and well appointed, with wireless internet access, LCD television, minibar and tea/coffee making facilities. Hotel facilities include the Red Pepper Thai restaurant and the Rang Mahal Indian restaurant, a large outdoor swimming pool, the Sanctuary Spa and Wellness centre and a fully equipped...
Located adjacent to the airport and surrounded by vast organic rice field, Sukhothai Heritage Resort is a low-rise boutique resort inspired by ancient Sukhothai architecture. The resort has 68 guest rooms and suites which are decorated with local fabrics and furniture. There are 2 restaurants which offer Thai and international favourites as well as local cuisine. Leisure facilities include 2 swimming pools and a massage...
The Mountain Top Hotel, Kyaiktiyo, is located on the top of the Kyaikhtiyo mountains, and is only 10 minutes’ walk from the Golden Rock Pagoda. The rooms are comfortable, clean and simply furnished using hand crafted, solid teak furniture. All rooms have en suite facilities, air conditioning, telephone, television and views of the lush mountain...
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The city of Bangkok was formally founded in 1782 with the consecration of the city’s...
Burma's former capital and its biggest city, Rangoon (Yangon) is a relatively young city...
Founded in the 13th century, Sukhothai literally means 'Dawn of Happiness'. It was the...