28 days in Myanmar Itinerary

28 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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Nyaungshwe
— 4 nights
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Kalaw
— 3 nights
3
Pindaya
— 1 night
4
Hsipaw
— 1 night
5
Mandalay
— 6 nights
6
Bagan
— 6 nights
7
Popa
— 1 night
8
Yangon (Rangoon)
— 5 nights

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4
nights
Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Once the capital of the Shan Kingdom, Nyaungshwe is a vibrant tourist hub of Myanmar.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nyaungshwe: Taunggyi (Indein Village, Khit Sunn Yin Lotus, Silk and Cotton Hand Weaving Centre, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Inle Lake, look for gifts at Ei Ei Silver Shop, relax in the rural setting at Lotus Garden, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Nyaungshwe online travel route planner.

Yangon (Rangoon) to Nyaungshwe is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kalaw.

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

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Inle Lake ©
Inle Lake
Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery ©
Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery
Spas

3
nights
Kalaw

Established by British civil servants as a summer resort, Kalaw retains much of its colonial feel.
Kalaw is known for wildlife, spas, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a dose of the wild on Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp- Day Tours, hunt for treasures at Kalaw Myoma Market, don't miss a visit to Thein Taung Pagoda Monastery, and relax and rejuvenate at Kalaw Yoga by Sprouting Seeds.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Kalaw online travel planner.

Drive from Nyaungshwe to Kalaw in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Pindaya.

Things to do in Kalaw

Tours · Outdoors · Spas · Wildlife
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Walking tours
Climbing Tours
Shwe Oo Min Pagoda ©
Shwe Oo Min Pagoda

1
night
Pindaya

Pindaya ©
Pindaya is a town in the Shan State of Burma. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): stop by Aung Umbrella, then explore the fascinating underground world of Pindaya Caves, and then explore the activities along Pone Taloke Lake.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Pindaya day trip planning app.

Drive from Kalaw to Pindaya in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Hsipaw.

Things to do in Pindaya

Parks · Nature · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Pindaya Caves ©
Pindaya Caves
Aung Umbrella ©
Aung Umbrella
Pone Taloke Lake ©
Pone Taloke Lake

1
night
Hsipaw

Hsipaw ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mr. Bike Hsipaw Trekking, then stop by Mr Book, and then add some adventure to your tour with Hsipaw Trekking Myanmar.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Hsipaw day trip planning site.

Getting from Pindaya to Hsipaw by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can drive to Mandalay.

Things to do in Hsipaw

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Shopping
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Mr. Bike Hsipaw Trekking ©
Mr. Bike Hsipaw Trekking
Hsipaw Trekking Myanmar ©
Hsipaw Trekking Myanmar
Mr Book ©
Mr Book

6
nights
Mandalay

Mandalay ©
Built on a large scale by a king needing to impress and rebuild after defeat in battle, Mandalay deserves exploration.
Change things up with these side-trips from Mandalay: Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) (Spas, National Kandawgyi Botanical Gardens, &more), Sagaing (U Min Thonze Caves & Sagaing Hill) and Hsinbyume Pagoda (in Mingun). There's lots more to do: get great views at Mandalay Hill, admire the striking features of Shwenandaw Monastery, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and take in the views from U Bein Bridge.

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

Things to do in Mandalay

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

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

6
nights
Bagan

Bagan ©
The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
Go for a jaunt from Bagan to Leya to see Nat Taung Kyaung Monastery about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Bagan Temples, get outside with Shwe-gyu-gyi, contemplate the long history of Htilominlo Pahto, and soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Bagan trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Mandalay to Bagan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Popa.

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Bagan Temples ©
Bagan Temples
Ananda Temple ©
Ananda Temple
Shwezigon Pagoda ©
Shwezigon Pagoda

1
night
Popa

Popa ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Popa.

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Traveling by car from Bagan to Popa takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Yangon (Rangoon).

Things to do in Popa

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

5
nights
Yangon (Rangoon)

Yangon (Rangoon) ©

Garden City of the East

Although Myanmar moved its capital to Naypyidaw in 2005, Yangon remains the largest city and commercial hub in the country.
Take a break from Yangon (Rangoon) with a short trip to Bogyoke Aung San Market in Pabedan, about 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: pause for some photo ops at Shwedagon Pagoda, stroll around Kandawgyi Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Botahtaung Pagoda, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Yangon (Rangoon) trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Popa to Yangon (Rangoon) takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Parks · Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Spas
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha ©
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha

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