Destination Myanmar

Myanmar Tour Packages

The best way to experience all that Myanmar has to offer is on an overland tour. Destination Asia Myanmar has a range of set itineraries covering all of the attractions in Myanmar. Whilst we offer a range of set itineraries, Destination Asia Myanmar prides itself on creating unique and individual programs based on clients specific interests and needs.

Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay and Inle Lake are the main attractions in Myanmar however there are also other exotic destinations such as Ngapali Beach that offer un spoilt beaches in a peaceful and relaxing setting.

Each destination in Myanmar offers the traveller a unique experience In Yangon clients will be enticed with the colonial heritage of the city blending with the ancient buddhist culture that is prevalent throughout Myanmar. In Mandalay the ancient capital and home of the former royal palace, clients will see a city that is now commonly recognised as the cultural heart land of Myanmar.

Two of the most enigmatic destinations in Myanmar would have to be Bagan and Inle Lake. Bagan is home to literally thousands of Pagodas dating back to the 11th century. You simply have not viewed a sunset until you have witnessed the sun go down with the mystical temples of Bagan serving as an inspiring background. The timelessness of Bagan will truly captivate the soul where age old traditions are preserved in everyday life. Inle Lake has a charm all of its own where the simple natural beauty of the region speaks for itself. The cool air and colorful scenery of the lake is intoxicating on every level.

Yangon

Yangon is the main gateway and capital city of Myanmar. Although the population hovers around five million, the city gives a different impression from other Asian capitals of similar size. On this tour you will visit the awe inspiring Shwedagon Pagoda, see the colonial heritage left from the British Colony and see first hand the timeless way of life of Myanmar.

Yangon / Mandalay / Bagan / Yangon

This classical journey into Myanmar gives an insight into all of the main areas of interest of the country. From the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, to the ancient capital of Mandalay and the countless Pagodas in Bagan and the this tour will enable you to experience the wonders of Myanmar.

First explore Yangon and then fly to Mandalay to explore the ancient capital. Then travel by road from Mandalay to Bagan and along the way see the local way of life by stopping at villages along the way. Arrive in Bagan where you will be amazed by the site of over 4,000 Pagodas from the 11th - 13th Century.

Yangon / Bagan / Mandalay / Pindaya / Inle Lake / Yangon

For those looking to gain a true perspective into Myanmar this tour takes the time to visit all of the attractions in Myanmar and delves further into the culture of the country.

Begin in Yangon and acquaint yourself with the capital city before flying to Bagan. In Bagan explore the Temples, markets and villages as well as taking an excursion to Mt Popa where a temple has been built atop and extinct volcano. Fly to Mandalay, a showcase for Myanmar art and architecture of the 19th. After visiting Mandalay, fly to the Shan State and visit the town of Pindaya. The journey from Pindaya to Inle Lake will allow time to explore the various ethnic tribes that are located in this region.

Yangon / Ngapali Beach /Yangon

Ngapali beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in South East Asia. The Beach is located in Western Myanmar facing the Bay of Bengal. It is famous for its natural and unspotted beauty up to this day. It serves as the best ground for sunbathing and recreation such as beach strolling, cycling and so on. The water here is transparent and the sea is tranquil. Bicylce tours are arranged to visit the nearby villages.

Ngapali is accessible by flight which takes just a 1 hour flight from Yangon to Thandwe and continue to the Beach via coach.

Yangon / Ngwe Saung Beach / Yangon

Second popular Beach in Myanmar is Ngwe Saung Beach, on the western coast of Myanmar on the Bay of Bengal, directly west of Yangon It has become popular in just the last two or three years and the quality of the beach, sand and water is comparable of South East.

About 6 hours drive away from Yangon. The road from Yangon connects Ngwe Saung beach via Pathein, the capital city of Ayeyarwaddy Division. Or just 35 minutes fly with AIR BAGAN to Pathein from Yangon and then 1 hour drive to Ngwe Saung Beach.

Yangon / Kyaikhtiyo / Yangon

Kyaikhtiyo is home to the famous Golden Rock. Located 160km from Yangon and rising 1,100 meters above sea level, the golden rock is truly an amazing site.

The rock sites at the top of the mountain precariously perched on the edge of the hill, it looks as if at any second the huge rock may comes tumbling down. Revered by the Buddhists in Myanmar as a sacred site, many people come here to pray. The site is closed during the rainy season when access roads become impassable under the heavy rain.

Eastern Myanmar (Yangon / Kengtung / Yangon)

Kengtung, the unique and isolated corner of Myanmar and the largest town in eastern Shan State. At one time Kyaing Tong was the Shan capital and this ancient city is the gateway to rugged journeys and exotic sights. Surrounded by Wa, Shan, Akha and Lahu villages, Mountains and remained with decaying colonial-style building, Kengtung is the most scenic town in Myanmar.

In Kaying Tong, you will be able to observe the different ethnic minority communities and the traditional culture of ancient Shan by visiting around the surrounding areas. This place is also the famous trekking place in Shan State.

Western Myanmar (Yangon / Sittwe – Maruk U / Yangon)

This tour combines the two cities of Western Myanmar, Sittwe and Maruk U.

Sittwe, the port city of the Rakhaing State sits at the mouth of the Kaladan River where it empties into the Bay of Bengal. Visit Myanmar’s legendary lost city of Mrauk U. Mrauk Oo, capital of the Rakhine Kingdom from the 15th to 18th century, is also known as Myo Haung, literally “Old City” in English, was founded in 1433.

Unforgettable beauty of the Sittwe, the capital of Rakhine State and fascinating excursion to the ancient capital of Maruk U gives the long life memories to the clients.

Northern Myanmar (Yangon / Putao / Yangon)

Most of Myanmar’s snow-capped mountains are located within the state of Kachin, Northern Part of Myanmar. Gateway to the Myanmar Himalayas is Putao, which is surrounded by Natural Scenic Beauty and known as the most exciting and the most beautiful part of Myanmar. At an elevation of 402m above sea level, Putao is small and picturesque. During the late British colonial era, a military post called Fort Hertz was based in Putao. By the end of WWII most Westerners used this name in stead of Putao – it still appears on some older maps.

This journey will makes the guests fulfill ness with the natural beauty of icy snow cap mountains, the different ethnic minority tribes in Northern Myanmar, the world rarest Black orchids and the rarest species and so many floras and faunas around the region.

Southern Myanmar (Yangon / Myeik Archipelago / Yangon)

Myeik Archipelago is one of the world’s hidden tourism destinations with an enormous area features more than 800 pristine islands dotted through out the Andaman Sea of the coast between Myeik (Mergui) and Kawthaung (Victoria Point, covering about 14,000 sq miles). Most of the area remains unexplored and no one steps on some islands. The Myeik Archipelago is located at the southernmost tip of Myanmar.

The Archipelago has incredibly possessed a wide diversity of flora and fauna above and underwater coral reefs and marine life. Some of the islands have magnificent white sand beaches, unparallel to any of the world’s most famous beaches.

There are many locations for sea kayaking, scuba – diving and fishing that are considered the best in the world. In the deeper waters of the Myeik Archipelago, rock pinnacles covered with healthy corals attract dolphins, sharks and many species of fish.

There are regular 1 hour 40 minutes flights from Yangon (Rangoon) to Kawthaung (Victoria Point). Visitors from Thailand could take a 30 minutes boat trip from Ranong (Thai border town) to Kawthaung.

Myanmar Andaman Resort is located on Fork (Macleod) Island in Myeik (Mergui) Archipelago, Southern part of Myanmar (Burma) 40 nautical miles from Kawthaung (Victoria Point) and Ranong, Thailand and 160 nautical miles from Myeik (Mergui).

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