Mandalay – Pyin Oo Lwin day return
This journey starts at your hotel in Mandalay at 8:00 am and drive up to Pyin Oo Lwin, formerly called May-Myo. Visit the charming hill station township where many colonial buildings located.
Reviews 0 Reviews0/5
Vacation Style Holiday Type
Activity Level Leisurely
Group Size Small Group
Enjoy a day visit to Pyin Oo Lwin known as Flower Land, pleasant hill town located in the Shan Highlands about 70km east of Mandalay. Pyin Oo Lwin is famous for its flowers and vegetable industries, aided by a cool climate that made it popular among the British during colonial rule. Explore some colonial style houses still stand around the Botanical (National Kandawgyi) Garden which spans a total of 240 acres and features a butterfly museum, bamboo garden, pine forest, aviary, orchid garden, fossils museum, and rock garden. Pwe Kauk waterfall, a popular picnic spot and seeing Burmese families picnicking and enjoying themselves. Our tour guide will lead you to tour around Pyin Oo Lwin.
Highlights of the Program
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Step back in time on a history tour
- Lunch included
- Vegetarian meal option available ( need to inform in advance)
- Family and friendly
- Led by professional tour guide
- Lunch at local restaurant
- Private trip with a professional guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off services
- Private transportation with air-con car ( from 08:00 – 18:00)
- Entrance fees for the visit
- Horse cart fees if you take horse cart ride
- Camera fees and personal expenses
- Drinks and beverage
Full day Itinerary
Visiting in Pyin Oo Lwin
This journey starts by picking up at your hotel in Mandalay and drive to PyinOoLwin, once the capital of British Burma. Our tour guide will explain about the Pyin Oo Lwin and its historical background. After about one hour drive, we will stop at the point and you may enjoy some tea or traditional food at a local shop before continuing to Pyin Oo Lwin. Along the way, soak up the natural beautiful of the surrounding hill side area as you leave the town and travel out into the hill region. You will enjoy the beautiful scenery, friendly people, amazing experience, and even good food.
On arrival to Pyin Oo Lwin, stroll into the botanical garden for a few hours which is the land mark of the town and one of the most popular destinations in Pyin Oo Lwin founded in 1915. You will head towords to a local restaurant for your lunch. Afterwards, visit the Governor House, a colonial building where you can have a glimpse the real sense of distinctly British architecture, complete with mock Tudor boarding, set amid deeply forested hills behind, with perfect lawns surrounding it, like a little piece of English Home Counties.
Then we will visit the busy market in the centre of Pyin Oo Lwin is the typical Myanmar experience. There have a lot of products from the fields, especially wines, strawberry jam and coffee. Various kinds of woollen clothes; very famous product of Pyin Oo Lwin, are available at the market. Then continue to Maha Ant Htoo Kan Thar Pagoda which is one of the most significant pilgrimage destinations for Buddhist. Then taken back to your hotel in Mandalay after a wonderful experience in Pyin Oo Lwin.
Usually, the Combo tickets (Zone fees/ Entrance fees) for xxxxxx are not included in our price in case you already bought a Combo ticket before your tour. If so, we recommend you to bring your Combo ticket with you at all times during your visit (or) our guide will assist you to buy this.
We suggest you to carry slipper and something to protect from the sun and the dusts. Shorts or sleeveless tops and shoes are not allowed to enter place of Pagodas and Religious area.
We operate this tour in privately as we, MUL considered to the privacy of the travellers and not sharing with other travelers. But solo traveler can still book for this tour with reasonable (solo) price by choosing 1 pax at our checkout page.