11 days in Myanmar Itinerary

11 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mandalay
1
Mandalay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Bagan
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Nyaungshwe
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  1 h 30 min
4
Yangon (Rangoon)
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  2 h 30 min
End: Bagan

2
nights
Mandalay

Mandalay ©
Built on a large scale by a king needing to impress and rebuild after defeat in battle, Mandalay deserves exploration.
On the 31st (Thu), take some stellar pictures from Mandalay Hill, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sanda Muni Paya, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book, and finally admire the striking features of Shwenandaw Monastery. Here are some ideas for day two: snap pictures at U Bein Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tingaza Kyaung Monestary, then admire the landmark architecture of Pahtodawgyi Pagoda, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahamuni Image.

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If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiport is Mandalay International Airport. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Bagan.

Things to do in Mandalay

Historic Sites

Side Trip

U Bein Bridge
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Shwenandaw Monastery ©
Shwenandaw Monastery
Mandalay Hill ©
Mandalay Hill
Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book ©
Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book

3
nights
Bagan

The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sulamani Guphaya Temple, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, then admire the landmark architecture of Thitsarwadi Pagoda, and finally don't miss a visit to Yandabo Village Pottery.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Bagan vacation planner.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Mandalay to Bagan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can 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

2
nights
Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Once the capital of the Shan Kingdom, Nyaungshwe is a vibrant tourist hub of Myanmar.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Inle Lake. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ywa Thit Monastery, then do a tasting at Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery, then contemplate the waterfront views at Inle Lake, and finally admire the natural beauty at Floating Gardens. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Maing Thouk Village, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung, and then explore the ancient world of Indein Village.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Nyaungshwe trip builder.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Bagan to Nyaungshwe takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Yangon (Rangoon).

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Taunggyi
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Inle Lake ©
Inle Lake
Indein Village ©
Indein Village
Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung ©
Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung

3
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.
Go for a jaunt from Yangon (Rangoon) to Pabedan to see Bogyoke Aung San Market about 40 minutes away. There's lots more to do: appreciate the history behind Shwedagon Pagoda, stroll around Kandawgyi Park, take an in-depth tour of National Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Botahtaung Pagoda.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Yangon (Rangoon) driving holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Nyaungshwe to Yangon (Rangoon) takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Bogyoke Aung San Market
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Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha ©
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha
Kandawgyi Park ©
Kandawgyi Park

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