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Thailand & Burma Discovery

Private Travel | General interest 13 Days & 11 Nights Lead-in price: £2895

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 Rangoon (Yangon).

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Superior Private Tour in brief

Day 1: Fly to Bangkok


Days 2-3: Bangkok

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)

Day 4: Sukhothai

Drive north via Sam Chook market to Supanburi and visit Wat Pa Lelai. Stay 2 nights at the Sukhothai Treasure Resort & Spa. (B, L)

Day 5: Sukhothai

Full-day tour of the Sukhothai Historical Park, local markets and craft shops. (B, L)

Day 6: Hpa An

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)

Day 7: Hpa An

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)

Day 8: Moulmein

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 Pagoda. (B)

Day 9: Moulmein

Early morning visit to the Zyegyi market, then take the ferry to Bilu island to visit the local villages here. (B, L)

Day 10: Kyaikhtiyo

Drive to Kyaikhtiyo to visit the Golden Rock temple. Overnight at the Mountain Top Hotel. (B)

Day 11: Rangoon

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)

Day 12: Rangoon

Full-day tour of Rangoon including the Shwedagon pagoda. (B)

Day 13: Fly home


Meal basis:

As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.

Important information Superior tour

This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.

Single supplement

Available on request.

Tailor-made travel

For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or enquire online.

Superior private tour accommodation

  • Sukhothai Heritage Resort
    Sukhothai Heritage Resort

    Located adjacent to the airport and surrounded by vast organic rice fields, Sukhothai Heritage Resort is a resort inspired by ancient Sukhothai architecture. The guestrooms and suites are furnished with local fabrics and handmade furniture. There are two restaurants offering Thai and international favourites as well as local cuisine. Cooking classes, cycling tours and paticipation in the local 'tak bat' ceremony, or the Buddhist monks' morning collection of food, can be arranged locally. Features: 68 rooms, 2 swimming pools, restauarnt, bar, massage room, Wi-Fi, gift shop, library/lounge. Room amenities: Air conditinoing, television, DVD player, minibar.

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Dates & prices


Guideline Prices

Low season from £2895 per person

High season from £2995 per person


Vaccination Travel Policy
All clients must be fully vaccinated before travelling with us on a Cox & Kings (C&K) group tour. This means that a customer must have received their full two doses of the COVID‑19 vaccination at least 14 days before travelling with us. This does not apply to our private tours or tailor-made travel. If you have any questions please call us or visit our FAQs page on our website here

Flexible Prices & Itineraries
For a quote based on alternative accommodation standards or flight options, or to tailor this itinerary, please call 020 7873 5000 or send an email enquiry

Guaranteed Departures Where a tour date has ‘yes’ listed, this tour is guaranteed to run.

For all other departure dates, once the minimum number of people booked has been reached, this tour is also guaranteed to run. Our sales consultants will be able to advise how many people are booked for your chosen date at the time of enquiry, giving you the confidence to book safe in the knowledge your tour will go ahead.

Terms & Conditions Guaranteed departures will run except in the circumstances where travel to the destination is advised against by the UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) or entry restrictions relating to COVID-19 preclude travel.

Additional Information

Please call 020 7873 5000 for more information or to make a booking.

Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.

  • • International flights (and domestic flights if applicable)
    • UK departure and overseas airport taxes
    • Accommodation, itinerary & meal basis as described
    • Local Transfers in a private chauffeur-driven vehicle
    • The support (if required) of an English speaking local representative
    • Local guides and entrance fees where applicable

Destinations on this tour

  • Rangoon (Yangon)

    Burma's former capital and its biggest city, Rangoon (Yangon) is a relatively young city...

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  • Bangkok

    The city of Bangkok was formally founded in 1782 with the consecration of the city’s...

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  • Sukhothai

    Founded in the 13th century, Sukhothai literally means 'Dawn of Happiness'. It was the...

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