8 days in Myanmar Itinerary

8 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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8 days in Myanmar Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Mandalay
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h 15​min
2
Bagan
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Nyaungshwe
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  1​h 30​min
4
Yangon (Rangoon)
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Mandalay

Mandalay ©
Built on a large scale by a king needing to impress and rebuild after defeat in battle, Mandalay deserves exploration.
When in Mandalay, make a side trip to see Shin Phu Me in Mingun, approximately 46 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Golden Palace Monastery (Shwenandaw Kyaung), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jade Pagoda Mandalay, steep yourself in history at Mandalay Palace, and pause for some photo ops at Mahamuni Image.

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Singapore, Singapore to Mandalay is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time to Myanmar Time is minus 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Bagan.

Things to do in Mandalay

Historic Sites

Side Trips

U Bein Bridge, Shin Phu Me
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Shwenandaw Monastery ©
Shwenandaw Monastery
Mandalay Hill ©
Mandalay Hill

2
nights
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 22nd (Sun): explore the ancient world of Bagan Temples, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and then look for gifts at Pomelo For Myanmar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Shwesandaw Pagoda, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ananda Temple, then steep yourself in history at Gubyaukgyi Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwezigon Pagoda.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Bagan visit planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Mandalay to Bagan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Nyaungshwe.

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Balloon Rides
Bagan Temples ©
Bagan Temples
Ananda Temple ©
Ananda Temple

1
night
Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Maing Thouk Village, do a tasting at Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery, then explore the activities along Inle Lake, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Nyaungshwe road trip site .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Bagan to Nyaungshwe in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yangon (Rangoon).

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

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

2
nights
Yangon (Rangoon)

Yangon (Rangoon) ©
Although Myanmar moved its capital to Naypyidaw in 2005, Yangon remains the largest city and commercial hub in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Chaukhtatgyi Buddha, then pause for some photo ops at Shwedagon Pagoda, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Bogyoke Aung San Market, and finally stroll around Kandawgyi Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Inya Lake, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Botahtaung Pagoda, and finally head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Yangon (Rangoon) sightseeing planner .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Nyaungshwe to Yangon (Rangoon) in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Parks Historic Sites Spas
Highlights from your plan
Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha ©
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha
Bogyoke Aung San Market ©
Bogyoke Aung San Market

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