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Sharing a border with Bangladesh, China, India, Laos and Thailand, Myanmar has an amazing landscape and natural beauty, many of which are waiting to be discovered.

Once known as Burma, Myanmar is also called the “Golden Land” for its myriad of golden glittering pagodas which celebrate its Buddhist heritage.

Local Buys

Here are some of the best locally made products that you can bring home from Myanmar. Antique arts and crafts Bells and gongs Gems and pearl jewellery...

Local Specialities

Don’t leave Myanmar without getting a taste of these flavourful traditional dishes. Bein mont Rice flour pancake topped with nuts and seeds Burmese briyani Burmese curry Burmese paratha with...

Popular Street Food Spots

Get a taste of Myanmar’s best local eats from street vendors at these places. Bagan • Shwe Ou Food Garden Mandalay • 16th Street Myee Shay (16th Street...

Best Snorkelling Sites

Myanmar’s warm, clear waters are teeming with tropical fish, colourful corals and giant seafans so snorkellers are guaranteed a spectacular scenery underwater. Here are...

Malls & Shopping Centres

Shop for a wide variety of goods including locally crafted products at these malls and shopping centres. Mandalay • Mandalay Yatanar Mall • Skywalk Shopping Mall Yangon • AKK...

Popular Caves To Explore

Myanmar has many fascinating caves, some filled with gilded Buddha statues and pagodas. Explore these natural wonders that have been created through thousands of...

Popular Markets

Myanmar’s colourful markets offer a wide variety of fresh produce, local and traditional goods. Shop like a local at these popular markets. Bagan/Nyaung U • Mani-Sithu...

Popular Nature Spots

Myanmar is blessed with stunning waterfalls, tranquil lakes and scenic parks. Discover the country’s natural beauty at these nature spots. Hpa-An • Kan Thar Yar Lake •...

Must-Visit Monasteries

Besides temples and pagodas, Myanmar is also home to some fascinating monasteries. Here’s a list of monasteries to squeeze into your “must-see” list. Bagan • Ananda...

Encounters With Wildlife

Myanmar’s forests, wildlife parks and animal sanctuaries are home to a wide range of animal species. Get up close to your favourite animals at...

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