11 days in Myanmar Itinerary

11 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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11 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): get great views at Mandalay Hill, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sanda Muni Paya, then admire the striking features of Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Golden Palace Monastery (Shwenandaw Kyaung). On the 1st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the views from U Bein Bridge, don't miss a visit to Tingaza Kyaung Monestary, then admire the landmark architecture of Pahtodawgyi Pagoda, then pause for some photo ops at Mahamuni Pagoda, and finally get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Mandalay day trip tool .

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

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 next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sulamani Guphaya Temple, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thitsarwadi Pagoda, and finally don't miss a visit to Yandabo Village Pottery.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bagan holiday builder app .

Traveling by car from Mandalay to Bagan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough 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

2
nights
Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Inle Lake has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ywa Thit Monastery, then learn about winemaking at Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery, then contemplate the waterfront views at Inle Lake, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Floating Gardens. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Maing Thouk Village, don't miss a visit to Shwe Yan Pyay Monastery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwe Yan Pyay, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally delve into the distant past at Indein Village.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Nyaungshwe holiday planner.

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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough 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

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.
Yangon (Rangoon) is known for historic sites, shopping, museums, spas, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwedagon Pagoda, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary's Cathedral, stroll through Kandawgyi Park, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Yangon (Rangoon) trip maker website .

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. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife
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Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha ©
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha
Bogyoke Aung San Market ©
Bogyoke Aung San Market

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