13 days in Myanmar Itinerary

13 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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Mandalay
— 2 nights
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Bagan
— 4 nights
3
Kalaw
— 1 night
4
Nyaungshwe
— 1 night
5
Yangon (Rangoon)
— 3 nights

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Mandalay

Mandalay ©
Built on a large scale by a king needing to impress and rebuild after defeat in battle, Mandalay deserves exploration.
Step off the beaten path and head to Sanda Muni Paya and Maha Aung Mye Bon Zan Monastery. Your inner history buff will appreciate Maha Myat Muni Pagoda- Mahamuni Buddha Temple and Bagaya Monastery. Take a break from Mandalay with a short trip to Mingun Pahtodawgyi in Mingun, about 48 minutes away. There's more to do: admire the striking features of Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book and take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwenandaw Monastery.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Mandalay road trip planner.

Tallinn, Estonia to Mandalay is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Myanmar Time (MMT), which is usually a 4.5 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bagan.

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Sanda Muni Paya ©
Sanda Muni Paya
Maha Aung Mye Bon Zan Monastery ©
Maha Aung Mye Bon Zan Monastery

4
nights
Bagan

Bagan ©
The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Dhammayan Gyi Temple and Thatbyinnyu Temple. Your inner history buff will appreciate Htilominlo Pahto and Gubyaukgyi Temple. There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Bagan Temples, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shin Izza Gawna Temple, contemplate the long history of Gubyaukgyi temple Wetkyi, and make a trip to Thet Kya Muni.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Bagan trip itinerary site.

Getting from Mandalay to Bagan by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kalaw.

Things to do in Bagan

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Thatbyinnyu Temple ©
Thatbyinnyu Temple
Dhammayan Gyi Temple ©
Dhammayan Gyi Temple
Sulamani Guphaya Temple ©
Sulamani Guphaya Temple

1
night
Kalaw

Established by British civil servants as a summer resort, Kalaw retains much of its colonial feel.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, head outdoors with Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp- Day Tours, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thein Taung Pagoda Monastery.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Kalaw tour itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Bagan to Kalaw takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Nyaungshwe.

Things to do in Kalaw

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites
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Climbing Tours
Thein Taung Pagoda Monastery ©
Thein Taung Pagoda Monastery

1
night
Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Once the capital of the Shan Kingdom, Nyaungshwe is a vibrant tourist hub of Myanmar.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung, then make a trip to Yadana Man Aung Pagoda, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Inle Lake.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Nyaungshwe tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kalaw to Nyaungshwe takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Yangon (Rangoon).

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung ©
Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung
Inle Lake ©
Inle Lake
Yadana Man Aung Pagoda ©
Yadana Man Aung Pagoda

3
nights
Yangon (Rangoon)

Yangon (Rangoon) ©

Garden City of the East

Although Myanmar moved its capital to Naypyidaw in 2005, Yangon remains the largest city and commercial hub in the country.
On the 11th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sule Pagoda, then appreciate the history behind Shwedagon Pagoda, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chaukhtatgyi Buddha. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Botahtaung Pagoda, then pause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception Cathedral, and finally hunt for treasures at Bogyoke Aung San Market.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Yangon (Rangoon) attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Nyaungshwe to Yangon (Rangoon) takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

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Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Botahtaung Pagoda
Botahtaung Pagoda
Sule Pagoda ©
Sule Pagoda

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