Bangkok-based travel agency, Vega Travel, will launch its first trips this week from the Thai capital to Yangon. There also be connects to Mandalay, Bagan, and Pa-an in Karen State plus Dawei and Moulmein.
Vega Travel will also launch trips departing from Yangon, Pa-an and Moulmein to Bangkok later in February, with an option to travel onward to the Cambodian city of Siem Reap.
Prices from Bangkok to Yangon will cost 1,500 baht with the trip taking around 24 hours. For the return trip to Bangkok tickets are priced as follows – 55,000 kyats from Yangon, 45,000 kyats from Pa-an, and 40,000 kyats from Moulmein.
Tickets need to be booked two days in advance with the company offering assistance visa applications for a 5,000 kyats fee, in addition to the visa cost of $40.
Further info available on the Vega Travel website.
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