50 days in Myanmar Itinerary

50 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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Yangon (Rangoon)
— 13 nights
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Ngapali
— 3 nights
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Nyaungshwe
— 6 nights
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Kalaw
— 3 nights
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Pindaya
— 1 night
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Hsipaw
— 3 nights
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Mandalay
— 7 nights
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Mingun
— 2 nights
9
Popa
— 1 night
10
Bagan
— 10 nights

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13
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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.
When in Yangon (Rangoon), make a side trip to see Bogyoke Aung San Market in Pabedan, approximately Pabedan away. Spend the 20th (Thu) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. Spend the 16th (Sun) on the rails with a train tour. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Shwedagon Pagoda, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, hike along Green Season Travel, and contemplate the waterfront views at Inya Lake.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Yangon (Rangoon) day trip planning site.

Kathmandu, Nepal to Yangon (Rangoon) is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 0.8 hours traveling from Kathmandu to Yangon (Rangoon) due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Ngapali.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Tours · Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

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Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Spas
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha ©
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha

3
nights
Ngapali

Ngapali ©
Combining traditional rural charms with an ever-growing beach resort vibe, the fishing village of Ngapali stands out as a highlight of Myanmar's west coast.
Ngapali is known for beaches, shopping, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Myanmar Diving Academy, kick back and relax at Ngapali Beach, look for gifts at MiMi Souvenir Shop, and look for all kinds of wild species at Yin Min Htike Tour Operation & Information Center.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Ngapali tour planner.

Fly from Yangon (Rangoon) to Ngapali in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Ngapali sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Nyaungshwe.

Things to do in Ngapali

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 25 — 28:
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Myanmar Diving Academy ©
Myanmar Diving Academy
Ngapali Beach ©
Ngapali Beach

6
nights
Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Once the capital of the Shan Kingdom, Nyaungshwe is a vibrant tourist hub of Myanmar.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nyaungshwe: Taunggyi (Floating Gardens, Indein Village, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Inle Lake, make a trip to Maing Thouk Village, do a tasting at Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery, and indulge your senses at guide naywin Inle.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Nyaungshwe trip planner.

Fly from Ngapali to Nyaungshwe in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kalaw.

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

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Inle Lake ©
Inle Lake
Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery ©
Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery
guide naywin Inle ©
guide naywin Inle

3
nights
Kalaw

Established by British civil servants as a summer resort, Kalaw retains much of its colonial feel.
Kalaw is known for wildlife, spas, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp- Day Tours, get in touch with nature with Hiking & Camping Tours, get a new perspective on things with Wednesday Trekking Information, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Thein Taung Pagoda Monastery.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kalaw online day trip planner.

You can drive from Nyaungshwe to Kalaw in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Pindaya.

Things to do in Kalaw

Tours · Outdoors · Spas · Shopping
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Walking tours
Climbing Tours
Shwe Oo Min Pagoda ©
Shwe Oo Min Pagoda

1
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Pindaya

Pindaya ©
Pindaya is a town in the Shan State of Burma. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): stop by Aung Umbrella, then explore the fascinating underground world of Pindaya Caves, and then explore the activities along Pone Taloke Lake.

Find out how to plan Pindaya trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Kalaw to Pindaya takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Hsipaw.

Things to do in Pindaya

Parks · Nature · Shopping
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Pindaya Caves ©
Pindaya Caves
Aung Umbrella ©
Aung Umbrella
Pone Taloke Lake ©
Pone Taloke Lake

3
nights
Hsipaw

Hsipaw ©
Take a break from Hsipaw with a short trip to Myanmar Adventure Outfitters in Lashio, about 1h 50 min away.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Hsipaw driving holiday planner.

Getting from Pindaya to Hsipaw by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Mandalay.

Things to do in Hsipaw

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 7 — 10:
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Mr. Bike Hsipaw Trekking ©
Mr. Bike Hsipaw Trekking
Myanmar Adventure Outfitters ©
Myanmar Adventure Outfitters
Hsipaw Trekking Myanmar ©
Hsipaw Trekking Myanmar

7
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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Mandalay side-trips: Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) (All Saints Anglican Church, National Kandawgyi Botanical Gardens, &more) and Sagaing (U Min Thonze Caves, Sagaing Hill, &more). There's much more to do: take some stellar pictures from Mandalay Hill, don't miss a visit to Mandalay Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book, and identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Mandalay trip planning app.

Getting from Hsipaw to Mandalay by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Mingun.

Things to do in Mandalay

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 10 — 17:
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Shwenandaw Monastery ©
Shwenandaw Monastery
Mandalay Hill ©
Mandalay Hill
Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book ©

2
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Mingun

Mingun ©
The riverside town of Mingun has a set of impressive historical structures that highlight the immense power and egocentricity of the old kings who once ruled the country.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Sat Taw Yar Pagode, then don't miss a visit to Mingun Bell, and then admire the striking features of Hsinbyume Pagoda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Ayeyarwaddy River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pahtodawgyi Pagoda, then admire the landmark architecture of Mingun Pahtodawgyi, then pause for some photo ops at Lions of Stone, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shin Phu Me.

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You can drive from Mandalay to Mingun in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Popa.

Things to do in Mingun

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 19:
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Pahtodawgyi Pagoda ©
Pahtodawgyi Pagoda
Hsinbyume Pagoda ©
Hsinbyume Pagoda
Mingun Bell ©
Mingun Bell

1
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Popa

Popa ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Popa.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Popa trip itinerary app.

Drive from Mingun to Popa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bagan.

Things to do in Popa

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 20:
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Mt Popa ©
Mt Popa

10
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Bagan

Bagan ©
The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
Bagan is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Bagan Temples, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ananda Temple, head outdoors with Shwe-gyu-gyi, and stop by Jasmine Family Lacquerware Workshop.

To see where to stay and more tourist information, read our Bagan online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Popa to Bagan takes 1.5 hours. On the 30th (Wed), you're off to home.

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping · Spas
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 30:
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Bagan Temples ©
Bagan Temples
Ananda Temple ©
Ananda Temple
Shwezigon Pagoda ©
Shwezigon Pagoda

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