Yangon, the biggest commercial capital of Myanmar lies beside of Yangon river. Yangon is also the main entrance for the people who wish to visit Myanmar.
Mon state is on the south-east of Yangon and one of the biggest state. Mawlamyine is the capital of Mon State , 299 kilometers (186 miles) from Yangon.
Bago, now the capital city of Bago Division and it was an ancient capital of Mon kingdom in 15th century. It’s located 80 km (50miles) from Yangon and many visitors make day return trip.
Ngwe Saung & Chaung-tha Beach ,is located 243 km (152 miles) from Yangon. It is a very convenient drive from Yangon taking about 5 hours.
The most famous pagoda in Mon State. “Kyaikhtiyo”derived from Mon language means a pagoda shouldered on the head of a hermit. It’s about 190 km from Yangon and 3 ½ hours drive