15 days in Myanmar Itinerary

15 days in Myanmar Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mandalay
— 2 nights
2
Bagan
— 3 nights
3
Popa
— 1 night
4
Nyaungshwe
— 3 nights
5
Ngapali
— 1 night
6
Yangon (Rangoon)
— 3 nights

2
nights
Mandalay

Mandalay ©
Built on a large scale by a king needing to impress and rebuild after defeat in battle, Mandalay deserves exploration.
Mandalay is known for historic sites, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Mandalay Hill, pause for some photo ops at Mahamuni Image, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pahtodawgyi, and snap pictures at U Bein Bridge.

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London, UK to Mandalay is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Myanmar Time (MMT), which is usually a 6.5 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bagan.

Things to do in Mandalay

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

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

3
nights
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: explore the ancient world of Bagan Temples, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thatbyinnyu Temple, contemplate the long history of Shwesandaw Pagoda, and soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bagan vacation app.

Traveling by car from Mandalay to Bagan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Popa.

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Bagan Temples ©
Bagan Temples
Balloon Rides
Ananda Temple ©
Ananda Temple

1
night
Popa

Popa ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Mt Popa.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Popa travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Bagan to Popa by car takes about 1.5 hours. On the 25th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Nyaungshwe.

Things to do in Popa

Nature Parks
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Mt Popa ©
Mt Popa

3
nights
Nyaungshwe

Nyaungshwe ©
Once the capital of the Shan Kingdom, Nyaungshwe is a vibrant tourist hub of Myanmar.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nyaungshwe: Walking tours (in Kalaw) and Taunggyi (Indein Village, Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Inle Lake, do a tasting at Red Mountain Estate Vineyards & Winery, experience rural life at Lotus Garden, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Nyaungshwe tour planner.

You can fly from Popa to Nyaungshwe in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Ngapali.

Things to do in Nyaungshwe

Parks Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Taunggyi, Walking tours
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Inle Lake ©
Inle Lake
Indein Village ©
Indein Village
Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung ©
Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung

1
night
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.
On the 29th (Wed), stop by MiMi Souvenir Shop, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ngapali Beach, thendon't miss a visit to Linthar English School, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Kanthaya Beach.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Ngapali trip planner.

Fly from Nyaungshwe to Ngapali in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Yangon (Rangoon).

Things to do in Ngapali

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Ngapali Beach ©
Ngapali Beach
Kanthaya Beach ©
Kanthaya Beach
MiMi Souvenir Shop ©
MiMi Souvenir Shop

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): explore the activities along Inya Lake, appreciate the history behind Chaukhtatgyi Buddha, thenpause for some photo ops at Shwedagon Pagoda, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Botahtaung Pagoda, hunt for treasures at Bogyoke Aung San Market, thenstroll around Kandawgyi Park, and finally stop by Retroretro.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Yangon (Rangoon) trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Ngapali to Yangon (Rangoon) by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. On the 1st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Bogyoke Aung San Market
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Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha ©
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha
Kandawgyi Park ©
Kandawgyi Park

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