12 days in Myanmar Itinerary

12 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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Yangon (Rangoon)
— 2 nights
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Ngapali
— 1 night
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Nyaungshwe
— 1 night
4
Bagan
— 3 nights
5
Mandalay
— 4 nights

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Yangon (Rangoon)

Yangon (Rangoon) ©
Although Myanmar moved its capital to Naypyidaw in 2005, Yangon remains the largest city and commercial hub in the country.
On the 27th (Fri), appreciate the history behind Shwedagon Pagoda, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sule Pagoda, and then get engrossed in the history at Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Immaculate Conception Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Botahtaung Pagoda, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chaukhtatgyi Buddha, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Taukkyan War Cemetery.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Yangon (Rangoon) road trip planning tool.

Boracay, Philippines to Yangon (Rangoon) is an approximately 13-hour combination of ferry and flight. Traveling from Boracay to Yangon (Rangoon), you'll gain 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ngapali.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Botahtaung Pagoda
Botahtaung Pagoda
Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue ©
Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue

1
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Ngapali

Ngapali ©
Combining traditional rural charms with an ever-growing beach resort vibe, the fishing village of Ngapali stands out as a highlight of Myanmar's west coast.
On the 29th (Sun), look for gifts at MiMi Souvenir Shop, enjoy the sand and surf at Ngapali Beach, and then make a trip to Linthar English School.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Ngapali trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Yangon (Rangoon) to Ngapali in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nyaungshwe.

Things to do in Ngapali

Outdoors · Shopping · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Ngapali Beach ©
Ngapali Beach
MiMi Souvenir Shop ©
MiMi Souvenir Shop

1
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Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Once the capital of the Shan Kingdom, Nyaungshwe is a vibrant tourist hub of Myanmar.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung, make a trip to Yadana Man Aung Pagoda, then explore the activities along Inle Lake, and finally make a trip to Maing Thouk Village.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Nyaungshwe online attractions planner.

You can fly from Ngapali to Nyaungshwe in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bagan.

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Yadana Man Aung Pagoda
Highlights from your plan
Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung ©
Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung
Inle Lake ©
Inle Lake
Maing Thouk Village ©
Maing Thouk Village

3
nights
Bagan

Bagan ©
The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
Bagan Temples and Dhammayazika Pagoda are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Dhammayan Gyi Temple and Thatbyinnyu Temple. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sulamani Guphaya Temple, don't miss a visit to Thet Kya Muni, and steep yourself in history at Gubyaukgyi Temple.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bagan online visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Nyaungshwe to Bagan takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can drive to Mandalay.

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Thatbyinnyu Temple ©
Thatbyinnyu Temple
Dhammayan Gyi Temple ©
Dhammayan Gyi Temple
Sulamani Guphaya Temple ©
Sulamani Guphaya Temple

4
nights
Mandalay

Mandalay ©
Built on a large scale by a king needing to impress and rebuild after defeat in battle, Mandalay deserves exploration.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Bagaya Monastery and Maha Myat Muni Pagoda- Mahamuni Buddha Temple. Get some historical perspective at Sanda Muni Paya and Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Maha Aung Mye Bon Zan Monastery, appreciate the history behind Mahamuni Image, admire the striking features of Shwenandaw Monastery, and make a trip to Kyauk Taw Gyi Pagoda.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Mandalay road trip app.

You can drive from Bagan to Mandalay in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. You'll set off for home on the 7th (Mon).

Things to do in Mandalay

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Sanda Muni Paya ©
Sanda Muni Paya
Maha Aung Mye Bon Zan Monastery ©
Maha Aung Mye Bon Zan Monastery

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