40 days in Myanmar Itinerary

40 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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Ngwe Saung
— 3 nights
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Amarapura
— 4 nights
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Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo)
— 5 nights
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Sale
— 4 nights
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Bagan
— 7 nights
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Nyaungshwe
— 4 nights
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Ngapali
— 5 nights
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Yangon (Rangoon)
— 7 nights

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Ngwe Saung

Ngwe Saung ©
Step out of the city life by going to Ngwe Saung and Lovers Island.

To find reviews and other tourist information, read Ngwe Saung trip itinerary builder app.

Yangon (Rangoon) to Ngwe Saung is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. On the 4th (Sat), you'll travel to Amarapura.

Things to do in Ngwe Saung

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Ngwe Saung ©
Ngwe Saung
Lovers Island ©
Lovers Island

4
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Amarapura

Amarapura ©
The township of Amarapura reigned as the capital of Myanmar during the 19th century, until King Mindon decided to move many of its religious and royal buildings to nearby Mandalay.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Shwenandaw Monastery and Mandalay Palace. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amarapura: Mingun (Ayeyarwaddy River, Mingun Bell, &more) and Mandalay (Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book, Sanda Muni Paya, &more). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Mahamuni Image, snap pictures at U Bein Bridge, admire the landmark architecture of Kaunghmudaw Pagoda, and take a stroll through Inn Wa.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Amarapura online route planner.

You can drive from Ngwe Saung to Amarapura in 10 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo).

Things to do in Amarapura

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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

5
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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Peik Chin Myaung Cave and Anisakan Falls. Get out of town with these interesting Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) side-trips: National Landmark Garden (in Naypyidaw) and Goke Hteik Viaduct (in Nawnghkio). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of National Kandawgyi Botanical Gardens, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maha Ant Htoo Kan Thar Pagoda, and admire the sheer force of Hampshire Falls and Caves (Pwe Kauk).

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Amarapura to Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You will leave for Sale on the 13th (Mon).

Things to do in Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo)

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
National Kandawgyi Botanical Gardens ©
National Kandawgyi Botanical Gardens
Peik Chin Myaung Cave ©
Peik Chin Myaung Cave
Anisakan Falls ©
Anisakan Falls

4
nights
Sale

Sale ©
Sale is a town located in Yenangyaung Township, Magway District, Magway Region, Myanmar . Step out of Sale to go to Popa and see Mt Popa, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Yoke Sone Kyaung.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Sale day trip planning site.

Drive from Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) to Sale in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of taxi and train. On the 17th (Fri), you'll travel to Bagan.

Things to do in Sale

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Mt Popa ©
Mt Popa

7
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Bagan

The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
Visiting Balloon Rides and Shwe-gyu-gyi will get you outdoors. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Bagan Temples and Shwezigon Pagoda. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Shwesandaw Pagoda, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lemyethna Temple, and make a trip to Bulethi.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bagan day trip planning app.

Getting from Sale to Bagan by car takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Nyaungshwe.

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Balloon Rides
Bagan Temples ©
Bagan Temples
Ananda Temple ©
Ananda Temple

4
nights
Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Once the capital of the Shan Kingdom, Nyaungshwe is a vibrant tourist hub of Myanmar.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Gallery 19 and Hpaung Daw U Pagoda. Take a break from the city and head to Inle Lake and Pindaya Caves. Get out of town with these interesting Nyaungshwe side-trips: Taunggyi (Kakku Pagodas, Indein Village, &more) and Kalaw (Thein Taung Pagoda Monastery & Shwe Oo Min Pagoda). There's more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung and do a tasting at Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Nyaungshwe trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Bagan to Nyaungshwe takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Ngapali.

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Inle Lake ©
Inle Lake
Pindaya Caves ©
Pindaya Caves
Indein Village ©
Indein Village

5
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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.
Get outdoors at Ngapali Beach and Ngapali Water Sport Center. There's more to do: make a trip to Shwe Nandaw Pagoda Hill and look for gifts at Ma Yin Yin.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Ngapali trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Nyaungshwe to Ngapali takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll travel to Yangon (Rangoon).

Things to do in Ngapali

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Ngapali Beach ©
Ngapali Beach
Ngapali Water Sport Center ©
Ngapali Water Sport Center

7
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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Shwedagon Pagoda and Chaukhtatgyi Buddha. Museum-lovers will appreciate National Museum and Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue. Step out of Yangon (Rangoon) with an excursion to Bogyoke Aung San Market in Pabedan--about 40 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Bogyoke Aung San Museum, explore the activities along Inya Lake, stroll the grounds of Taukkyan War Cemetery, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Nga Htat Gyi Pagoda.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Yangon (Rangoon) trip planning app.

You can fly from Ngapali to Yangon (Rangoon) in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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