Explore Mogok, Ruby Land of Myanmar
Exploring Mogok, heavenly vistas of Ruby Land in Myanmar where most of the priceless Gems are mined, the notable feature of the diversity of its population and famous legendary gems markets.
|Departure Time||Pick up place|
|8:00 am||Hotel in Mandalay|
Who would love this tour?
Friends, Couple, Youth, Family, Senior
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- Vacation Style Holiday Type
- Activity Level Moderate
- Group Size Small Group
Enjoy with this trip from Mandalay to Mogok (Ruby Land) by car. It’s a well worth to experience a unique Mogok valley is known as producing the world’s best Rubies and other gemstones. Mogok is also a great travel destination for nature walks, trekking and culture exploration. Learn about daily life of local people, how they process and sell the stones in their way of trade.
Highlights of the Program
- Interesting trip for learning Gems and other stones
- Explore the market and know local life of the Shan tribe in Mogok
- Comprehensive multi day tour by private vehicle and professional tour guide
- Flexible for arrival and departure time
- Hotel pickup and drop-off service
- 2 Nights accommodation with daily breakfast (twin sharing room)
- Professional licensed tour guide service
- Admission fees and permission fees for the visit
- All transportation by car (until 7:00 pm for the day) ,
- Drinking Water and towel
- International Air tickets and airport tax
- Meals and beverages
- Visa fees and arrangements
- other services not mentioned
- Day 1 Mandalay – Mogok by car (217 km)
This tour starts from Mandalay after pickup at your hotel and your tour guide will lead to continuing drive to Mogok. The journey through the quaint roadside villages and verdant rainforest. The car will make a short stop at a small village where all local buses and trucks make the stop for lunch. You can try a bowl of Shan Khauk Swe, a traditional Shan noodle dish. You will reach the city of Mogok, Known as ‘Ruby Land in the afternoon. It produces the best rubies in the world. Also, you can see stunning mountain scenery and diverse culture combining to create an experience found nowhere else in Southeast Asia. There are not only typical Buddhist monasteries but also monasteries with Indian-influenced architecture, mosques, and even Christian churches in the downtown area. Visit Paung Daw Oo Pagoda, where the Buddha’s throne is lined with rubies, sapphires and other precious stones donated by local rich families. There are also ruby-lined crowns and tiaras on display. At the Pagoda you will have stunning views of downtown Mogok, providing a nice introduction to the city. Then check in to the hotel in the late afternoon.
Overnight at hotel in Mogok.
- Day 2 Mogok Valley
At the morning your tour guide will pick you up and visit the Gem market to learn about the different consistency and quality of stones that are extracted from Mogok. Continue to Myo Oo Lwin monastery, a massive fortress-like compound with Hindu-inspired architecture. In the evening visit to Daw Nan Kyi hill and sunset at the hilltop. Then back to hotel.
Overnight at hotel in Mogok.
Visiting to the Ruby mining area is depend on the permission at the time of you visit (For this time you are not allowed officially).
- Day 3 Mogok – Mandalay
Depart from Mogok hotel in the morning and return to Mandalay with your tour guide. This tour will end in Mandalay.
We use good and clean hotels for our valuable clients and our online price are based on the 3 stars hotel categories as we intend for the most pleasure for all travelers.
If you not satisfy with 3 stars hotels, you may also request for luxury or budget hotels and we are happy to offer the update price for this tour. Please let us know in advance.
|Destination||Hotel name||No. of nights|
|Moegoke||Hotel in Moegoke||2 nights|
If the mentioned hotels are fully booked on your travel date, then we will try to book alternative hotels which are in the same level.
If you book this tour during water festival (13 to 18 April 2019), our tour price will be changed and kindly contact us for the extra charges. If you have any more question please contact us this email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
We will say Yes, this tour need a permission. But do not worry our package included permission for you and just you need to provide necessary documents for that.
It will take about 10 working days for the permission.
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.
We have three season in Myanmar, October to February is Winter (cold) season with average temperatures 20-24 C, March to May is Summer (hot) season with average temperatures 30-35 C) and June to September is the Monsoon (rainy) season, with high rainfall and average temperatures 25-30 C.
We offer this tour almost winter and summer season. The best season to do this tour is Winter season (Oct – Feb).
We offer 3 days 2 nights tour as our standard package. But depend on your interesting we can arrange more days and advance request is required. After applying permission we can not exten the days to visit. Please contact us at email@example.com in advance.