15 days in Myanmar Itinerary

15 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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Yangon (Rangoon)
— 2 nights
2
Ngapali
— 1 night
3
Nyaungshwe
— 2 nights
4
Mandalay
— 3 nights
5
Hsipaw
— 1 night
6
Bagan
— 4 nights
7
Popa
— 1 night

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nights
Yangon (Rangoon)

Yangon (Rangoon) ©
Although Myanmar moved its capital to Naypyidaw in 2005, Yangon remains the largest city and commercial hub in the country.
Step out of Yangon (Rangoon) with an excursion to Bogyoke Aung San Market in Pabedan--about 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: appreciate the history behind Shwedagon Pagoda, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sule Pagoda, take an in-depth tour of National Museum, and don't miss a visit to Strand Road.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Yangon (Rangoon) road trip tool.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Yangon (Rangoon). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Ngapali.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Bogyoke Aung San Market
Highlights from your plan
Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Spas
Sule Pagoda ©
Sule Pagoda

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night
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 28th (Sun), stroll through Ngapali Elephants Sanctuary, then make a trip to Linthar English School, then stroll through Ngapali Beach, and finally look for gifts at MiMi Souvenir Shop.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ngapali road trip planner.

You can fly from Yangon (Rangoon) to Ngapali in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to Nyaungshwe.

Things to do in Ngapali

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

2
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Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Once the capital of the Shan Kingdom, Nyaungshwe is a vibrant tourist hub of Myanmar.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Floating Gardens, make a trip to Maing Thouk Village, then contemplate the waterfront views at Inle Lake, and finally do a tasting at Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery. On the next day, look for gifts at Ei Ei Silver Shop, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ywa Thit Monastery, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Nyaungshwe online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Ngapali to Nyaungshwe takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mandalay.

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Floating Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Inle Lake ©
Inle Lake
Floating Gardens ©
Floating Gardens
Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung ©
Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung

3
nights
Mandalay

Mandalay ©
Built on a large scale by a king needing to impress and rebuild after defeat in battle, Mandalay deserves exploration.
Take a break from Mandalay with a short trip to Hsinbyume Pagoda in Mingun, about 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwenandaw Monastery, pause for some photo ops at Mahamuni Image, make a trip to Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book, and contemplate the long history of Mandalay Palace.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Mandalay trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Nyaungshwe to Mandalay in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hsipaw.

Things to do in Mandalay

Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Hsinbyume Pagoda
Highlights from your plan
Shwenandaw Monastery ©
Shwenandaw Monastery
Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book ©
Mandalay Hill ©
Mandalay Hill

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Hsipaw

Hsipaw ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): stop by Mr Book and then hike along Mr. Bike Hsipaw Trekking.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Hsipaw online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Mandalay to Hsipaw takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bagan.

Things to do in Hsipaw

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Mr. Bike Hsipaw Trekking ©
Mr. Bike Hsipaw Trekking
Mr Book ©
Mr Book

4
nights
Bagan

Bagan ©
The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
Bagan is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Bagan Temples, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sulamani Guphaya Temple, contemplate the long history of Thet Kya Muni, and make a trip to Yandabo Village Pottery.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Bagan online sightseeing planner.

Drive from Hsipaw to Bagan in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Popa.

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Bagan Temples ©
Bagan Temples
Shwesandaw Pagoda ©
Shwesandaw Pagoda
Sulamani Guphaya Temple ©
Sulamani Guphaya Temple

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night
Popa

Popa ©
On the 9th (Thu), take in the awesome beauty at Mt Popa.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Popa day trip website.

Drive from Bagan to Popa in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Popa

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mt Popa ©
Mt Popa

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