Golden Rock

Golden Rock is certainly worth seeing, in some ways just to see the many Burmese who come from far and wide to see it and the emotion it draws. It sits on Mt Kyaiktiyo and is said to be perched on a strand of the Buddha’s hair. The road up there is a little bumpy, and its worth seeing this amazing site at sunset and sunrise, so a stay in the nearby Mountain Top Lodge is recommended, although being pretty simple in terms of accommodation.


Burma in Depth

Bago - Hpa An - Golden Rock - Yangon - Bagan - Yandabo - Mandalay - Maymyo - Hsipaw - Kalaw - Inle Lake - Ngapali  

If you want to leave no stone unturned in Burma, then we can offer longer private journeys which get further off-the-beaten track to see more of this amazing country.

24 days from £4630 p. p.

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Mountain Top Hotel, Burma

Mountain Top Hotel

$ $ $ $ $ Hpa-An and Golden Rock  

The Mountain Top Hotel is a very simple guesthouse overlooking the Golden Rock on top of Mount Kyaiktiyo in Burma.

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