17 days in Myanmar Itinerary

17 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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

3
nights
Mandalay

Mandalay ©
Built on a large scale by a king needing to impress and rebuild after defeat in battle, Mandalay deserves exploration.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Maha Aung Mye Bon Zan Monastery. The adventure continues: gain insight with a tour of cultural highlights, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sanda Muni Paya, make a trip to Kyauk Taw Gyi Pagoda, and browse the different shops at Mandalay Yatanar Mall.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Mandalay day trip planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Mandalay is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time to Myanmar Time, which is usually a -1.5 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can drive to Hsipaw.

Things to do in Mandalay

Historic Sites · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Mahagandayon Monastery
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Sanda Muni Paya ©
Sanda Muni Paya
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Food Tours

1
night
Hsipaw

Hsipaw ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): hike along Mr. Bike Hsipaw Trekking.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Hsipaw trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Mandalay to Hsipaw in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Nyaungshwe.

Things to do in Hsipaw

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
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Mr. Bike Hsipaw Trekking ©
Mr. Bike Hsipaw Trekking

1
night
Nyaungshwe

Once the capital of the Shan Kingdom, Nyaungshwe is a vibrant tourist hub of Myanmar.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): explore the fascinating underground world of Htat Eian Cave Temple, make a trip to Maing Thouk Village, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ywa Thit Monastery, and finally soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Nyaungshwe trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Hsipaw to Nyaungshwe takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Kengtung.

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Balloon Rides
Maing Thouk Village ©
Maing Thouk Village

1
night
Kengtung

Kengtung ©
Kengtung is a town in Shan State, Burma. On the 14th (Fri), witness a stunning natural landmark at Kengtung Hot Springs, appreciate the history behind Yat Taw Mu Bouddha, then contemplate the waterfront views at Naung Tung Lake, and finally don't miss a visit to Water Buffalo Market.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Kengtung holiday planner.

You can fly from Nyaungshwe to Kengtung in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Kalaw.

Things to do in Kengtung

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Naung Tung Lake ©
Naung Tung Lake

2
nights
Kalaw

Established by British civil servants as a summer resort, Kalaw retains much of its colonial feel.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): get in touch with nature with Hiking & Camping Tours, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thein Taung Pagoda Monastery. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hnee Paya and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kalaw trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Kengtung to Kalaw takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Bagan.

Things to do in Kalaw

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Hnee Paya ©
Hnee Paya
Thein Taung Pagoda Monastery ©
Thein Taung Pagoda Monastery

5
nights
Bagan

The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bulethi and Ayeyarwady River. Spend the 17th (Mon) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. There's much more to do: head outdoors with Shwe-gyu-gyi, make a trip to Yandabo Village Pottery, contemplate the long history of Thet Kya Muni, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dhammayazika Pagoda.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Bagan trip maker app.

Getting from Kalaw to Bagan by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Yangon (Rangoon).

Things to do in Bagan

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ayeyarwady River
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Bulethi ©
Bulethi
Shwe-gyu-gyi ©
Shwe-gyu-gyi

3
nights
Yangon (Rangoon)

Although Myanmar moved its capital to Naypyidaw in 2005, Yangon remains the largest city and commercial hub in the country.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Swe Taw Myat Pagoda, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kyauk Daw Kyi.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Yangon (Rangoon) trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Bagan to Yangon (Rangoon) takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Swe Taw Myat Pagoda ©
Swe Taw Myat Pagoda
Photography Tours

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