First-Timer's Information to Myanmar — Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, Lashio | The Journey Intern

9-Day Adventurous Myanmar Itinerary right here:

Myanmar. What an absolute stunner. On this journey, we obtained to go to Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, Inle Lake and Lashio! Right here’s what we did!

YANGON (00:23)

00:25 – Shwedagon Pagoda
Most likely essentially the most iconic landmark in Yangon — The Shwedagon Pagoda, which lights up at night time and is actually a sight to behold.

BAGAN (00:37)
One of the simplest ways to get round Bagan, each New Bagan and Outdated Bagan, is to hire an e-bike, or a traditional bicycle would do!

00:58 – Bagan Scorching Air Balloon Dawn Expertise
Well-known for its scorching air balloon experience, we hopped on the tour and obtained to expertise it for ourselves! To catch the dawn whereas floating and drifting amidst the clouds was so surreal.

01:15 – Lawkananda Pagoda
Located on the highest of the Irrawaddy River, this isn’t to be missed!

01:24 – Ananda Temple
Be awed by the attractive and complicated structure right here.

01:34 – Wonders of Salay & Mount Popa Day Tour
Do not be deterred by the 777 steps to achieve the highest — It’s SO WORTH IT.

MANDALAY (01:47)

01:49 – Rv Nmai Hka Irrawaddy River Cruise
It may be 12 hours, nevertheless it was a very good 12 hours, experiencing the seas and the journey from Bagan to Mandalay.

02:01 – U Bein Bridge
Both the dawn or the sundown, they’re each spectacular. This bridge is the longest and oldest teakwood bridge on this planet!

02:10 – Dee Dote Waterfall
Situated deep within the mountainous area one hour away from Mandalay by automotive, lies this blue lagoon. The hike as much as this candy spot is WORTH IT!

02:34 – Mandalay Hill
WE KNOW it looks as if you gotta hike on a regular basis in Myanmar, however actually, while you’re on the prime, do not you suppose you get the very best views? 🙂

INLE LAKE (02:49)
One of many must-dos in the event you’re ever in Myanmar, is to get on a ship and discover the ins and outs of Inle Lake!

LASHIO (03:03)

03:08 – Gokteik Viaduct
One of the simplest ways to journey to Lashio — by practice! Get to admire the completely different landscapes of the countryside~

03:19 – Mountain Biking Exploration
Adrenaline junkies — That is for you! It is undoubtedly not a simple bike path, allow us to guarantee you. However value each bump on the street.

03:35 – Myanmar Journey Outfitters
Expertise a customisable off-the-beaten-track journey and contribute to the wants of the communities and villages you work together with in your journey!

03:39 – Darkish Horse Falls
A few of us did not dare to cliff soar as a result of it was THAT scary, however being up there and within the coronary heart of all of the motion with different travellers made it one in every of our greatest moments throughout this journey!

04:01 – Homestay at Ban Khaw Village
We obtained to remain in an area homestay and immersed ourselves within the native tradition. They had been SO heat and pleasant, and welcomed us with the largest open arms ever. 🙂

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