The Strand Hotel | Yangon, Myanmar
Your Trek Travel guides will meet you at the The Strand Hotel (92 Strand Rd) at 12:30 PM on the first day of the trip. Afterwards, you will enjoy a walking tour of Yangon and an introduction to the culture and history of the local area and people.
If you will be late for the pick-up or are going to miss it altogether, please inform your guides. You will receive an email a week before the trip start with their names and contact details. If you cannot reach them, please call our first hotel, The Strand Hotel (+95 1 243 377) , and leave a message with your expected arrival time and contact details. Local taxis, while often a bit run-down, are readily available to take you from the airport to downtown Yangon. Expect to pay $8 to $20 to get to your hotel. Taxis will accept either local currency (kyat) or US dollars, and it is best to confirm the price before getting into the vehicle. The airport’s taxi counter can also help facilitate your booking or alternatively, you can contact your hotel in Yangon to arrange a transfer in advance.