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Traveling is a positive experience for everyone, and it allows us to experience other cultures and open our eyes when it comes to our own. It has been said that the more we travel, the more experience and therefore, the more we learn.

Myanmar offers one of the world’s best travel experiences. The country has a rich culture vastly different to that of the west, unique traditions that have stood the test of time, majestic religious monuments and a fascinating, if at times tragic, history. The landscapes are diverse, from pristine beaches to towering mountains, and the people are diverse as well with more than 300 ethnic groups residing within Myanmar’s borders. And the gentle nature and warm hospitality of the locals never fails to impress visitors. There truly is something for everyone.

There is also no better time to come and experience Myanmar. The country is undergoing a slow but noticeable transition, brining about positive improvements for locals and visitors alike.

Cooking Class at a local house

Destination: Bagan 

Get a true taste of Myanmar culture with a local Bagan cooking class. Step into a family’s home for a morning of culinary indulgence, learning about traditional food and local life while preparing a meal. Discover the secrets to preparing authentic Myanmar cuisine and savour the delicious results!

Ngapali Trekking: A walk through the Jungle in Ngapali

Destination: Ngapali

Venture beyond the white sandy beaches of Ngapali to discover the natural beauty of the Rakhine state. Trek through verdant rice paddies, small villages, and dense tropical jungles to an elevated viewpoint where you will be treated to spectacular views of the coastline.

Tranquil Sunrise on the lake

Destination: Inle Lake

Be swept away by the serenity of Inle Lake with this magical early morning tour. Drift silently along the tranquil waters as the sun casts its first light of day on the lake, basking in the solitude and sheer beauty of Myanmar’s iconic natural lake.

E-Bike rambling in Bagan

Destination: Bagan

Embrace the true spirit of Bagan, using an electric bike to explore the town’s famous archeological zone. Travel from temple to temple along quiet laneways, stopping as often as you like to snap photos of the remarkable views or to chat with the friendly locals you encounter along the way.

 

Elephant coach city tour in Yangon

Destination: Yangon

Add a memorable twist to your Yangon city tour with a ride on the Elephant Coach. Climb aboard this elegantly-restored antique bus and hit the streets passing by fabulous street scenes and stopping to see historic sites. Enjoy exclusive service and travel in style through Myanmar’s former capital.

Hot Air Balloon Ride in Bagan

Destination: Bagan 

Waking up early has never been so rewarding! Set off in the dark for a sunrise hot air balloon flight over Bagan, an unforgettable Myanmar experience unlike any other. Coast above the plains of central Myanmar, capturing a bird’s eye view of more than 2,000 pagodas and the glimmering Irrawaddy River.

Irrawaddy sunset cruise with cocktails

Destination: Bagan 

What better way to end a day of sightseeing than with a scenic river cruise? Enjoy a private boat trip along the Irrawaddy River, soaking up views of Bagan’s famous temples and riverside villages. Sip a sunset cocktail and relax on one of Asia’s greatest waterways.

 

Art tour in Yangon

Destination: Yangon

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.

 

Irrawaddy Sandbank Dinner

Destination: Bagan

Enjoy a magical evening under the stars. As the sun begins to set over Bagan, cruise to a sandbank in the middle of the Irrawaddy River. Dine on delicious Myanmar cuisine with the stars above your head and soft sand at your feet.

Shwedagon Pagoda Oil Lamp Ceremony

Destination: Yangon

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.

Explore CentRAL Myanmar

Trip to Western Myanmar

Discover Eastern Myanmar

Visit Southern Myanmar

Explore Northern Myanmar

Suggested itineraries for Myanmar

Across the Hills of Southern Shan State

Destination: Kalaw, Pindaya

Head to the hills for an unforgettable trekking adventure in Myanmar’s Shan State. Spend five days on foot, crossing through miles of pristine forest, fertile farmland and lush rolling hills.

Lawkananda Pagoda Oil Lamp Ceremony

Destination: Bagan

Be enchanted by one of Myanmar’s most serene traditions: an oil lamp lighting ceremony. 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.

Food Donation to Monks

Destination: Bagan

Discover the deep spiritualism of Myanmar by partaking in a special Buddhist ceremony. Visit a monastery in Bagan and donate food to monks, receiving a traditional blessing in return. This serene experience is certain to bring you closer to Myanmar’s culture and create lasting memories.

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