7 days in Myanmar Itinerary

7 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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Yangon (Rangoon)
— 1 night
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Nyaungshwe
— 2 nights
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Bagan
— Few hours
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Mandalay
— 2 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Swe Taw Myat Pagoda, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwedagon Pagoda, and then appreciate the history behind Chaukhtatgyi Buddha. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Botahtaung Pagoda, hunt for treasures at Bogyoke Aung San Market, and then explore the activities along Inya Lake.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Yangon (Rangoon) trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiport is Yangon International Airport. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Nyaungshwe.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha ©
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha
Bogyoke Aung San Market ©
Bogyoke Aung San Market

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Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Once the capital of the Shan Kingdom, Nyaungshwe is a vibrant tourist hub of Myanmar.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Inle Lake, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then don't miss a visit to Maing Thouk Village. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung, then soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and then delve into the distant past at Indein Village.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Nyaungshwe online trip itinerary planner.

You can take a bus from Yangon (Rangoon) to Nyaungshwe in 12.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Bagan.

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Inle Lake ©
Inle Lake
Indein Village ©
Indein Village
Balloon Rides

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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 11th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ananda Temple and then explore the ancient world of Bagan Temples.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bagan trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Nyaungshwe to Bagan takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Mandalay.

Things to do in Bagan

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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sanda Muni Paya, then admire the striking features of Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwenandaw Monastery, and finally get great views at Mandalay Hill. On your second day here, pause for some photo ops at Mahamuni Image, admire the landmark architecture of Pahtodawgyi Pagoda, and then stop by Soe Moe Myanmar Handicrafts.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, read Mandalay itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bagan to Mandalay takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mandalay

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

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