17 days in Myanmar, Ayutthaya & Bangkok Itinerary

17 days in Myanmar, Ayutthaya & Bangkok Itinerary

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Bagan, Myanmar
— 4 nights
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Sagaing, Myanmar
— 2 nights
3
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
— 3 nights
4
Ayutthaya, Thailand
— 2 nights
5
Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights

4
nights
Bagan, Myanmar

Bagan ©
The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
Step off the beaten path and head to Ananda Temple and Pyathadar Hpaya. Spend the 30th (Tue) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. The adventure continues: make a trip to Bulethi, contemplate the long history of Gubyaukgyi Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shinbinthalyaung Temple, and head outdoors with Shwe-gyu-gyi.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bagan trip itinerary builder site.

Haugesund, Norway to Bagan is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Haugesund to Bagan, you'll lose 5.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Sagaing.

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
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Bagan Temples ©
Bagan Temples
Ananda Temple ©
Ananda Temple
Bulethi ©
Bulethi

2
nights
Sagaing, Myanmar

Sagaing ©
Sagaingis the capital of Sagaing Region Located on the Ayeyarwady River, 20 km to the south-west of Mandalay on the opposite bank of the river, Sagaing with numerous Buddhist monasteries is an important religious and monastic centre. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): make a trip to Irrawaddy Bridge, take in the views from U Bein Bridge, and then make a trip to Nanmyin Watch Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Hsinbyume Pagoda and then admire the landmark architecture of Kaunghmudaw Pagoda.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sagaing day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bagan to Sagaing takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yangon (Rangoon).
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Kaunghmudaw Pagoda ©
Kaunghmudaw Pagoda
Hsinbyume Pagoda ©
Hsinbyume Pagoda
U Bein Bridge ©
U Bein Bridge

3
nights
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar

Yangon (Rangoon) ©
Although Myanmar moved its capital to Naypyidaw in 2005, Yangon remains the largest city and commercial hub in the country.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Spas and Sule Pagoda. Change things up with these side-trips from Yangon (Rangoon): Bago (Shwethalyaung Buddha & Shwemawdaw Paya). There's much more to do: appreciate the history behind Shwedagon Pagoda, look for gifts at My-Hoya Gem and Jewelry Shop, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kyauk Daw Kyi, and get a sense of history and politics at The Secretariat.

Start your trip to Yangon (Rangoon) by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Sagaing to Yangon (Rangoon) takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Ayutthaya.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping

Side Trip

Bago
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Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Spas
Shwemawdaw Paya ©
Shwemawdaw Paya

2
nights
Ayutthaya, Thailand

Ayutthaya ©
Located just east of the famous ruins after which it is named, Ayutthaya provides the setting for a holiday of historical, natural, and cultural exploration.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra Ram, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Muang, and then don't miss a visit to City Pillar Shrine, SuphanBuri. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Kasattrathirat Worawihan, then contemplate the long history of Historic City of Ayutthaya, and then delve into the distant past at Wat Maha That.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Ayutthaya trip planner.

Fly from Yangon (Rangoon) to Ayutthaya in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Yangon (Rangoon) to Ayutthaya. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in July, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can take a shuttle to Bangkok.

Things to do in Ayutthaya

Historic Sites

Side Trips

City Pillar Shrine, SuphanBuri, Wat Muang
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Wat Muang ©
Wat Muang
Wat Maha That ©
Wat Maha That
Historic City of Ayutthaya ©
Historic City of Ayutthaya

3
nights
Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok ©
Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Rajawongse Clothier and Wat Pak Nam. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, don't miss a visit to Wat Pho, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Suthat.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Bangkok trip itinerary planner.

Take a shuttle from Ayutthaya to Bangkok in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in July, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping
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Rajawongse Clothier ©
Rajawongse Clothier
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Walking tours

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