31 days in Myanmar Itinerary

31 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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Mandalay
— 4 nights
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Hsipaw
— 1 night
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Mingun
— 2 nights
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Bagan
— 5 nights
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Popa
— 2 nights
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Kalaw
— 2 nights
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Nyaungshwe
— 4 nights
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Ngapali
— 2 nights
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Yangon (Rangoon)
— 5 nights
10
Kin Pun
— 2 nights

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Mandalay side-trips: Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) (FAME Organic Pharming Project, National Kandawgyi Botanical Gardens, &more) and U Min Thonze Caves (in Sagaing). There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from Mandalay Hill, admire the striking features of Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book, take in the views from U Bein Bridge, and stop by Soe Moe Myanmar Handicrafts.

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Frankfurt, Germany to Mandalay is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Frankfurt to Mandalay is 5.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Hsipaw.

Things to do in Mandalay

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Spas

Side Trips

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Shwenandaw Monastery ©
Shwenandaw Monastery
Mandalay Hill ©
Mandalay Hill
Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book ©

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Hsipaw

Hsipaw ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): stop by Mr Book and then hike along Mr. Bike Hsipaw Trekking.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Hsipaw trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Mandalay to Hsipaw by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Mingun.

Things to do in Hsipaw

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

2
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Mingun

Mingun ©
The riverside town of Mingun has a set of impressive historical structures that highlight the immense power and egocentricity of the old kings who once ruled the country.
On the 7th (Sun), make a trip to Mingun Bell, then admire the landmark architecture of Hsinbyume Pagoda, and then pause for some photo ops at Lions of Stone. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Ayeyarwaddy River, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sat Taw Yar Pagode, go for a walk through Pahtodawgyi Pagoda, then admire the striking features of Mingun Pahtodawgyi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shin Phu Me.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Mingun day trip planner.

Getting from Hsipaw to Mingun by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bagan.

Things to do in Mingun

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Pahtodawgyi Pagoda ©
Pahtodawgyi Pagoda
Hsinbyume Pagoda ©
Hsinbyume Pagoda
Mingun Bell ©
Mingun Bell

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bagan: Nat Taung Kyaung Monastery (in Leya) and Shwe Ku Pagoda (in Pakokku). And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Bagan Temples, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sulamani Guphaya Temple, make a trip to Yandabo Village Pottery, and contemplate the long history of Shwesandaw Pagoda.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bagan online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Mingun to Bagan by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Popa.

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

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

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Popa

Popa ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Mt Popa.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Popa online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Bagan to Popa in 1.5 hours. You will leave for Kalaw on the 15th (Mon).

Things to do in Popa

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

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Kalaw

Established by British civil servants as a summer resort, Kalaw retains much of its colonial feel.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Pone Taloke Lake, look for gifts at Aung Umbrella, partake in some friendly competition at Unlock Kalaw, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thein Taung Pagoda Monastery, and finally make a trip to Shwe Oo Min Pagoda.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kalaw online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Popa to Kalaw takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Nyaungshwe.

Things to do in Kalaw

Outdoors · Tours · Fun & Games · Spas

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Unlock Kalaw ©
Unlock Kalaw
Climbing Tours

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Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Once the capital of the Shan Kingdom, Nyaungshwe is a vibrant tourist hub of Myanmar.
Venture out of the city with trips to Taunggyi (Floating Gardens, Ko Than Hlaing, &more) and Pindaya Caves (in Pindaya). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Inle Lake, make a trip to Maing Thouk Village, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung, and stop by Ei Ei Silver Shop.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Nyaungshwe travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Kalaw to Nyaungshwe in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Ngapali.

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Inle Lake ©
Inle Lake
Indein Village ©
Indein Village
Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery ©
Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery

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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 22nd (Mon), browse the exhibits of Ngapali Art Gallery, then make a trip to Linthar English School, then kick back and relax at Ngapali Beach, and finally stop by MiMi Souvenir Shop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwe Nandaw Pagoda Hill and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ngapali Elephants Sanctuary.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Ngapali trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Nyaungshwe to Ngapali takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Yangon (Rangoon).

Things to do in Ngapali

Shopping · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
MiMi Souvenir Shop ©
MiMi Souvenir Shop
Ngapali Beach ©
Ngapali Beach
Ngapali Art Gallery ©
Ngapali Art Gallery

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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.
Explore Yangon (Rangoon)'s surroundings by going to Bogyoke Aung San Market (in Pabedan) and Bago (Shwemawdaw Paya & Shwethalyaung Buddha). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwedagon Pagoda, get engrossed in the history at National Museum, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and look for gifts at Pomelo.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Yangon (Rangoon) trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Ngapali to Yangon (Rangoon) takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kin Pun.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Sule Pagoda ©
Sule Pagoda
Spas

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Kin Pun

Kin Pun ©
On the 29th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kyaiktiyo Pagoda.

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Traveling by car from Yangon (Rangoon) to Kin Pun takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kin Pun

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kyaiktiyo Pagoda ©
Kyaiktiyo Pagoda

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