The Women’s Forum Myanmar will be held on the 6-7 December 2013 at the Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon in Myanmar.
PLAN YOUR PARTICIPATION
We recommend that you arrive in Yangon on Thursday 5 December; this will ensure that you do not miss the Opening Plenary on Friday 6 December.
Women’s Forum Myanmar 2013 will end on Saturday 7 December in the late afternoon.
WOMEN’S FORUM MYANMAR 2013 VENUE
Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon - Grand Ballroom II
40 Natmauk Road | Tamwe Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar Tel : + 95 1 544 500.
Maps & Directions
Located on the western shore of Royal Lake, Kandawgyi Nature Park is at your doorstep and the revered Golden Shwedagon Pagoda just a 15 minute stroll away, while Yangon International Airport is a 30-minute drive.
For more detailed map, click here.
ACCOMMODATION IN YANGON
BOOK YOUR HOTEL EARLY
December 2013 will be a busy period in Yangon; we strongly recommend that you book your accommodation as soon as possible.
> STAYING AT THE CONFERENCE VENUE (Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Special rate Women’s Forum: 219 $ / night
Please return the completed attached booking form by email direct to: email@example.com copy to firstname.lastname@example.org
> OTHER HOTELS NEARBY: TRIP ADVISOR RATING - 5 stars
THE GOVERNOR'S RESIDENCE 35 Taw Win Road Dagon Township Yangon Myanmar (3.8km from Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Tel: +95 1 229860
Fax:+ 95 1 228260
THE STRAND 92 Strand Road (5.6km from Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Tel: +95 1 1 243 377
Fax: +95 1 1 243 393
Reservation Email: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org
> OTHER HOTELS NEARBY: TRIP ADVISOR RATING - 4-4.5 stars
KANDAWGYI PALACE HOTEL Kan Yeik Tha Road, Mingalar Taung Nyunt Township (1.4km from Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Tel: +95 1 382919, + 95 1 382912
Fax: + 95 1 382917
SEDONA HOTEL No. 1 Kaba Aye Pagoda Road Yankin Township (4.7 km from Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Tel: +95 1 666 900
Fax: +95 1 666 911
PARKROYAL YANGON 33 Alan Pya Phaya Road, Dagon Township (2.8km from Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Tel: +95 1 250 388 ext 8217
Fax: +95 1 252 478
TRADERS 223 Sule Pagada Road, Pabedan Township (5.4 km from Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Tel: +95 1 242828
Fax: +95 1 242800
SAVOY HOTEL 129 Dhammazedi Road (2.7km from Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Tel: +95 1 526289 , +95 1 526298, +95 1 526305
Fax: +95 1 524891, +95 1 524892
> HOTELS WITH OTHER RATINGS
SUMMIT PARKVIEW HOTEL 350 Ahlone Road, Dagon Township (3.6km from Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Tel: +95 1 211888, +95 1 211966
Fax: +95 1 227995
Fax Reservation: +95 1 227990, +95 1 227992
THE INYA LAKE HOTEL 37 Kaba Aye Pagoda Road (4.7km from Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Tel: + 95 1 66 2866 Fax: +95 1 66 5537
ORCHID HOTEL YANGON No. 91 Anawrahta Street, Pazundaung Township (4.9km from Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon)
Tel: +95 1 399930, +95 1 90100614
Fax: +95 1 9010065
Email: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
GREENHILL HOTEL No 12 Po Sein Road, Tamwe Township, Yangon, Myanmar (behind Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon, 450m away)
Tel: 95-1-209299, 209300, 209343, 209345 , 209346
The above hotel options are only suggestions based on the proximity to the conference venue and does not take into consideration the condition of the hotels. For other accommodation options, you may wish to refer to Tripadvisor or Agoda.
Visa-on-arrival for Myanmar is granted to pre-approved cases only. Advance application of entry visa is still advised.
For information about applying Myanmar visa, please click here or refer to your local Myanmar Embassy.
December daytime temperatures are usually warm, varying between 14ºC and 27ºC. Night temperatures can be chilly but normally are about 14ºC.
Very low probability of rain.
Lunches and dinners will be organized as follows:
Friday 6 December
- 12:45 to 14:15 – Lunch
- 20:00 to 22:30 – Gala Dinner
Saturday 7 December
If you have specific dietary requirements, please inform us by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Women’s Forum will provide simultaneous translation in English and Burmese for all plenary sessions and workshops.
The dress code is business / business-casual for all events.
WOMEN’S FORUM CONTACTS:
Ms. Laetitia Colonna: email@example.com
Ms. Lucie Cornu: firstname.lastname@example.org
In Myanmar: email@example.com or +95 (0)943 052 916
The Women’s Forum team will be available to answer your questions. They will be recognizable by their badges “Organizers”.
POST-FORUM OPTIONAL TRIP
A 3 or 4-day tourist excursion is proposed to international delegates who wish to visit other places across the country.
If you are interested in travelling in Myanmar after the Women’s Forum, we recommend that you contact Gulliver Tours and Travels and mention that you will attend the Women’s Forum Myanmar: Gulherve1@gmail.com or +95(0)950 176 30.