Cultural and traditional Experiences
Our tailor-made experiences will reveal to you the best of Myanmar’s culture and traditions and will allow you to deeply understand Myanmar’s traditions. Experiencing the culture of a country is an inherent part of any travel. On top of visiting impressive temples, pagodas or monasteries, you will take part in some of the most surprising and traditional ceremonies. Myanmar’s culture and traditions mainly revolve around Buddhism. We will give you the keys to immerse yourself in the Buddhist culture in a respectful and discrete way.
Myanmar people are undoubtedly one of the most welcoming population. They are always willing to open their door to you and to let you in their everyday lives. Take part in an authentic food donation to the monks in a remote monastery, share a lunch with nuns in their nunnery, or sit in a corner to observe the evening chants of young monks. But the cultural diversity of the country also relies mainly on its inhabitants. With more than one hundred ethnic groups, Myanmar’s cultural fabric sports very different colors. You will have the feeling of making several trips into one.
So, click on any of our itineraries to get started in creating your journey to Myanmar!
As the sun sets over Bagan, join locals to illuminate hundreds of small candles at the base of a serene pagoda. Earn merit and gain a deeper understanding of Buddhism through this authentic, local experience.read more
Discover the deep spiritualism of Myanmar by partaking in a special Buddhist ceremony. Visit a monastery in Bagan and donate food to monks and receive a traditional blessing in return. This serene experience is certain to bring you closer to Myanmar’s culture and to create lasting memories.read more
Satisfy your taste buds and your spiritual side with a unique dining experience. Visit a tranquil Buddhist nunnery in Sagaing, learning about the lives of the resident nuns and enjoying a delicious lunch prepared in their traditional kitchen.read more
Capture the magic of Shwedagon Pagoda with a special oil lamp ceremony. After being blessed by Buddhist monks, illuminate a thousand oil lamps around the base of the gilded stupa. Soak up the atmosphere as the river of flames flicker in the quiet evening air at Myanmar’s holiest site.read more
Tap into Myanmar’s creative side with a morning tour of Yangon’s art galleries. Explore a range of work from traditional paintings to contemporary sculptures and everything in between, learning about the evolution of Myanmar art, and discovering emerging artists from all over the country.read more
Discover the enchanting stories and hidden mysteries of Yangon’s colonial buildings. Join an architecture expert for an insightful walking tour, a half-day of wandering along the atmospheric streets of the former capital. Whether a history buff or an architecture enthusiast, this Yangon walking tour is the ideal window into the city’s colorful past.read more