Culinary and Cultural sites of Yangon

Day Trips & Excursions in Myanmar (Burma)
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Tour description

Visit to a local market with an experienced chef. Learn about the various spices, vegetables and other ingredients used in Burmese cuisine as you buy the ingredients for your personal cooking lesson at Local Restaurant. Enjoy your own prepared Burmese lunch. Visit Shwedagon Pagoda and Kyaukhtatgyi Pagoda, the most revered Buddhist temple in Myanmar. Enjoy breathtaking views of the golden stupa from this vantage point.

Pick up at the hotel.Pick up time: 08:00 amThis morning, begin with a visit to a local market with an experienced chef. Learn about the various spices, vegetables and other ingredients used in Burmese cuisine as you buy the ingredients for your personal cooking lesson at Local Restaurant. Then, enjoy your own prepared Burmese lunch.This afternoon, take a short break at your hotel and then continue with a visit to Kyaukhtatgyi Pagoda, which houses a 70-meter reclining Buddha. Then, visit Shwedagon Pagoda, the most revered Buddhist temple in Myanmar. The 8-sided central stupa is 99 meters tall and gilded with gold leaf. It is surrounded by 64 smaller stupas. Enjoy breathtaking views of the golden stupa from this vantage point.From Shwedagon continue the bustling Kandawgyi Park. Dine and enjoy local bands with the locals who come to enjoy the fresh air You will have good photos of illuminated Karaweik Royal Barge, Shwedagon Pagoda and surrounding lake.Drop off to the hotel.Drop off time: 07:00 pm

What's included

  • Private Car with air-condition
  • English guide
  • Cooking class package including lunch
  • Refreshment
  • Lunch

What's not included

  • Hotel accommodation
  • Travel insurance
  • Additional meals, drinks, gratuities
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips