9 days in Myanmar Itinerary

9 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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Yangon (Rangoon)
— 1 night
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Nyaungshwe
— 1 night
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Mandalay
— 2 nights
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Bagan
— 3 nights
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Popa
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): hunt for treasures at Bogyoke Aung San Market, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwedagon Pagoda, and finally contemplate the long history of Martyrs Mausoleum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sule Pagoda, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Botahtaung Pagoda, then stroll around Kandawgyi Park, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chaukhtatgyi Buddha.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Yangon (Rangoon) trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Yangon (Rangoon). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nyaungshwe.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Historic Sites · Spas · Parks · Shopping

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Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Spas
Kandawgyi Park ©
Kandawgyi Park

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Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Once the capital of the Shan Kingdom, Nyaungshwe is a vibrant tourist hub of Myanmar.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): stop by Ei Ei Silver Shop, then let your taste buds guide you at Tofu House Inle Lake, then explore the activities along Inle Lake, and finally make a trip to Maing Thouk Village.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Nyaungshwe trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Yangon (Rangoon) to Nyaungshwe takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Mandalay.

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Tours
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Inle Lake ©
Inle Lake
Ei Ei Silver Shop ©
Ei Ei Silver Shop
Tofu House Inle Lake ©
Tofu House Inle Lake

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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): make a trip to Kyauk Taw Gyi Pagoda, then admire the landmark architecture of Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book, then admire the landmark architecture of Shwenandaw Monastery, and finally take some stellar pictures from Mandalay Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Mahamuni Image, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bagaya Monastery, then snap pictures at U Bein Bridge, and finally contemplate the long history of Mandalay Palace.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Mandalay online trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Nyaungshwe to Mandalay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bagan.

Things to do in Mandalay

Side Trip

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

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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: steep yourself in history at Bagan Temples, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dhammayan Gyi Temple, make a trip to Thet Kya Muni, and enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bagan trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Mandalay to Bagan by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Popa.

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
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Bagan Temples ©
Bagan Temples
Dhammayan Gyi Temple ©
Dhammayan Gyi Temple
Shwesandaw Pagoda ©
Shwesandaw Pagoda

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Popa

Popa ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Mt Popa.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Popa holiday builder app.

Drive from Bagan to Popa in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Popa

Parks · Nature
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Mt Popa ©
Mt Popa

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