Holidays to Myanmar
The Golden Land, Myanmar has some of the greatest tourist attractions, historical sites, temples, and pagodas. This is the most fabulous country in South East Asia and because of its cultural and environmental variety is packed with history and unique charm.
Himalayan Footsteps assembles spectacular and luxury escorted tours for you. Information on some of the most popular tourist spots is given below.
Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon
The ‘Garden of the East’, Yangon, is the largest city in Myanmar. Shwedagon Pagoda or Golden Pagoda is its most noticeable landmark. This is the main attraction of the city, and is very impressive and eye catching – the pagoda dominates the famous skyline of the city. Yangon is an extremely admired tourist destination and has a variety of luxurious hotels, restaurants, shady parks, verdant tropical trees and amazing views of the lake. You can get a complete package when travelling to this city. Do not forget to enjoy the bustling nightlife of Yangon!
The Temples of Bagan
Bagan is an ancient city in central Myanmar where there is situated a massive Buddhist temple. Bagan is the greatest archaeological site on Earth. It hosts 2220 temples and stupas, distributed across 42 square kilometres of a desert-like plain, on the eastern bank of the Ayeyarwaddy River. Their spacing is quite close together. The temples are the witnesses of historical events for the tourists. The magnificent temples are styled with extremely fine mural images, intricate stucco carvings, and mesmerising images of Buddha, all impressive themes of the beautiful culture of the ancient Bagan empires.
Poewindaung Mountain Caves in Monywa
Monywa is located in the Sagaing Division of Myanmar. There are many places to visit in and around the area. Among all of them, the Poewindaung Mountain Caves are exceptional, since you can see amazing stone carvings and mural paintings all over the cave. Another pleasantly surprising place is the Thanboday Pagoda: here you may enjoy the delights of a one thousand banyan trees, with enlightening images of the Buddha distributed throughout the area.
It is located in the Taunggyi District of Shan State and is one of the highest lakes of Myanmar. The lake is famous for its scenic beauty. You can create a new lively experience through your trip. On the beach, you can see wooden houses built on the water, fisherman activities, outstanding tomato fields encircling the lake, a flower garden well secured to the lake bed with bamboo poles, and of course you can also get an enriching understanding of the local people’s day to day activities.
The Trekking Area Of Putao
Putao is a very familiar place. It is situated in the northernmost town of Myanmar, the Kachin State. Tourists are free to climb the mountain ranges of the Himalayas in Putao. The town is also rich with biological diversity – you can discover a variety of thirty to forty new flora and fauna every year in this area.
Tailor-made Tours in Myanmar
More attractive spots! Naypyidaw, Mandalay Hill, Golden Rock Pagoda, Kyaing Tong (The capital of the golden triangle area), Hpa An city, Ananda Temple, Mandalay Palace and countless more temples and pagodas are waiting for travellers in Myanmar. If you would like to enjoy a memorable and romantic tour involving but not limited to, walking, cycling, buses, tuk-tuk or a hot air balloon – This is the best country for you.
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