3 days in Mandalay Region Itinerary

3 days in Mandalay Region Itinerary

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Mandalay
— Few hours
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Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo)
— 1 night
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Bagan
— 1 night

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Mandalay

Mandalay ©
Built on a large scale by a king needing to impress and rebuild after defeat in battle, Mandalay deserves exploration.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): admire the striking features of Shwenandaw Monastery and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Mandalay trip itinerary planning tool.

Yangon (Rangoon) to Mandalay is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can catch the shuttle to Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo).

Things to do in Mandalay

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

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Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo)

Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) ©
Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) was established by the British as a military outpost, but soon became the summer capital of British Burma, and a popular retreat for the colonial administration on account of its relatively cool and refreshing climate.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Anisakan Falls, admire the landmark architecture of All Saints Anglican Church, then explore the striking landscape of National Kandawgyi Botanical Gardens, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) travel route website.

You can take a shuttle from Mandalay to Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bagan.

Things to do in Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo)

Nature · Parks · Spas
Highlights from your plan
National Kandawgyi Botanical Gardens ©
National Kandawgyi Botanical Gardens
Spas
Anisakan Falls ©
Anisakan Falls

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Bagan

Bagan ©
The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): admire the striking features of Alo-daw Pyi Pagoda, then delve into the distant past at Bagan Temples, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ananda Temple, and finally look for gifts at Ever Stand Lacquerware Workshop.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bagan trip planner.

Drive from Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) to Bagan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Ananda Temple ©
Ananda Temple
Bagan Temples ©
Bagan Temples
Ever Stand Lacquerware Workshop ©
Ever Stand Lacquerware Workshop