• 4 Days Mogok – Valley of Rubies (Extension from Mandalay)

    Easily build in as an extension from Mandalay, Mogok was recently opened to tourists in 2013. It is an area with an intriguing history of tribal villages, tea plantations and of course the digging and trading of gem stones like the famous Burmese Ruby. Great for those interested to learn more about the gem stones in Myanmar.
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4 days
From AED3,000/Adult

Itinerary

  • Day 01 - Mandalay / Pyin Oo Lwin
    Drive to Pyin Oo Lwin and enjoy a horse carriage ride to the beautiful botanical gardens. Discover the colonial buildingforest museum and Anglican Church before heading to a local coffee plantation. 

    Meals included: Lunch and High Tea
  • Day 02 - Pyin Oo Lwin / Mogok

    The scenic 4 hours’ drive takes us to a viewpoint looking over the city of Mogok.  In the afternoon enjoy a private gem stone class before heading to the evening market to have a taste of the local food. 

    Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner 

  • Day 03 - Mogok

    This morning, visit the lively outdoor gem stone market where you get to observe the trading of the stones among the locals and dealers – you can purchase if you wish! Proceed to the countryside and visit the local tribal village in the afternoon before we visit another gem market, where the high quality gems are been traded. 

    We can arrange a visit to a gem mine if you are interested to know more about the gems.

    Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch 

  • Day 04 - Mogok / Kyaukmyaung / Thaungbyone / Cruise to Mandalay

    Take a scenic drive for about 4 hours to Kyaukmyaung, a local village famous for its pottery. Continue to Thaungbyone where you will see and hear the locals still practicing the traditional Myanmar orchestra. Continue by private boat towards Mandalay and if you are lucky, spot the Irrawaddy Dolphins on this less touristy part of the river.

    Arrive in Mandalay with drop off to your hotel or airport. 

    Meals included: Breakfast

 

 

 

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