38 days in Myanmar Itinerary

38 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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Taunggyi
— 2 nights
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Bagan
— 7 nights
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Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo)
— 3 nights
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Mandalay
— 7 nights
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Mingun
— 2 nights
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Hpa An
— 3 nights
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Kin Pun
— 1 night
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Bago
— 2 nights
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Yangon (Rangoon)
— 10 nights

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Taunggyi

Taunggyi ©
A major trading city in the mountains, Taunggyi offers good access to the plains and hills of the state.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nyaungshwe (Spas, Maing Thouk Village, &more). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Kakku Pagodas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery, explore the ancient world of Indein Village, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Floating Gardens.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Taunggyi road trip website.

Yangon (Rangoon) to Taunggyi is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Bagan.

Things to do in Taunggyi

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Spas

Side Trip

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

7
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 Popa to see Mt Popa about 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Bagan Temples, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dhammayan Gyi Temple, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and contemplate the long history of Shwesandaw Pagoda.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Bagan tour itinerary maker.

You can fly from Taunggyi to Bagan in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo).

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo)

Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) ©

City of Flowers

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.
Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) is known for nature, historic sites, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, experience rural life at FAME Organic Pharming Project, take in the dramatic scenery at Anisakan Falls, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Peik Chin Myaung Cave.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) online tour itinerary maker.

You can drive from Bagan to Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to take a shuttle to Mandalay.

Things to do in Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo)

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

7
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: Amarapura (Inn Wa & Nanmyin Watch Tower). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Shwenandaw Monastery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pahtodawgyi, make a trip to Mandalay Palace, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Mandalay online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) to Mandalay by shuttle takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Mingun.

Things to do in Mandalay

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

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

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 14th (Wed), go for a walk through Pahtodawgyi Pagoda, then make a trip to Mingun Bell, and then admire the striking features of Hsinbyume Pagoda. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Ayeyarwaddy River, then make a trip to Sat Taw Yar Pagode, then pause for some photo ops at Lions of Stone, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shin Phu Me.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Mingun itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Mandalay to Mingun takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Hpa An.

Things to do in Mingun

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Pahtodawgyi Pagoda ©
Pahtodawgyi Pagoda
Hsinbyume Pagoda ©
Hsinbyume Pagoda
Mingun Bell ©
Mingun Bell

3
nights
Hpa An

Hpa An ©
Hpa-An is the capital of Kayin State (also known as Karen State), Myanmar (Burma). Venture out of the city with trips to Mawlamyine (Kyaikthanlan Pagoda & Mahamuni Paya). There's lots more to do: Head underground at Yathaypyan Cave, don't miss a visit to Kyauk Ka Lat Pagoda, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwe Yin Myaw Pagoda, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Zwegabin.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Hpa An trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Mingun to Hpa An takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In August, daytime highs in Hpa An are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kin Pun.

Things to do in Hpa An

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Kawgun Cave ©
Kawgun Cave
Yathaypyan Cave ©
Yathaypyan Cave
Mount Zwegabin ©
Mount Zwegabin

1
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Kin Pun

Kin Pun ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): make a trip to Kyaiktiyo Pagoda.

To find reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kin Pun trip maker.

Getting from Hpa An to Kin Pun by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bago.

Things to do in Kin Pun

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kyaiktiyo Pagoda ©
Kyaiktiyo Pagoda

2
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Bago

Bago ©
Once a bustling city in southern Myanmar, the market town of Bago mostly draws visitors on day trips from Yangon, coming to see the relics and historic monuments from its heyday.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): make a trip to Mahazedi Pagoda, pause for some photo ops at Shwethalyaung Buddha, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mya Tha Lyaung Reclining Buddha, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwe Gulay Pagoda, then explore the historical opulence of Kambazathadi Golden Palace, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kyaly Khat Wai Monastery. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hintha Gon Paya, don't miss a visit to Snake Pagoda, make a trip to Shwemawdaw Paya, then stroll through Winga Baw Elephant Camp, and finally pause for some photo ops at Kyaik Pun Pagoda.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bago trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Kin Pun to Bago by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Yangon (Rangoon).

Things to do in Bago

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Shwethalyaung Buddha ©
Shwethalyaung Buddha
Kyaik Pun Pagoda ©
Kyaik Pun Pagoda
Shwemawdaw Paya ©
Shwemawdaw Paya

10
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. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwedagon Pagoda, pause for some photo ops at Taukkyan War Cemetery, examine the collection at U Thant House, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Yangon (Rangoon) trip planner.

Getting from Bago to Yangon (Rangoon) by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Shopping

Side Trip

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

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