realize our top places of interests for myanmar tour with short description. They are not covering all wonderful site of myanmar but they should not be missed when you're planning a noteworthy trip to myanmar.
burma is a delightful and spiritual country, largely uncharted by tourists. Located in Southeast Asia on the Bay of Bengal, the country has preserved its culture and sight, remaining relatively unchanged since the British colonial times. The country is known as the ‘Golden Land’ because of the countless number of pagodas and temples, which dominate the landscape.
burma also offers a variety of feature beauties and historical artifacts like gleaming waterfalls, graceful lakes, glorious caves, untouched beaches and the thousand year antique golden pagodas scattered around burma, especially in Bagan and Mandalay. (See: myanmar map here)
discover more about these top attractions in the country that you should not miss out when tour to Myanmar:
1. Yangon - the former capital
Yangon, the most cosmopolitan city in burma which used to be capital of myanmar until 2005, has earned the name of "The Garden City of the East". You will notice the incredible Shwedagon Pagoda and have occasion to feed your shopping tradition on the vast array of traditional burma arts and crafts.
Read more on Yangon:
- get to guide and journey of Yangon myanmar
- Suggested itinerary for Sightseeing in Yangon (Myanmar)
- Yangon surrounding tour ideas: Dala and Twante
2. Mandalay - the ancient capital
Mandalay is the second largest city in burma (after Yangon), and a former capital of burma. Mandalay is famous for its spectacular Royal Palace, the world largest ringing bell in Mingun and the old colonial British hill stations of Pyin Oo Lwin, new experiences are to be found around burma.
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3. Bagan - the land of over 2000 stupas and pagodas
Known as the city of four million pagodas, Bagan is one of the richest archaeological sites in Asia. You be able to also scenery the temple filled scenery at sunrise by hot-air-balloon. Bagan is likely to be the highlight to any burma holiday.
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4. Inle Lake - the giant natural lake at 1800m height
Inle reflects radiant view, pure natural beauty and becomes one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Shan State. Getting on the lake will open your eyes to unique local methods of farming and fishing. Spot fishermen rowing by in a featured method —propelling their boats forward with one leg wrapped around an oar.
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5. Ngapali Beach - the best beach of the country
Ngapali is perhaps Myanmar’s best-known beach. With its miles of white sand, turquoise waters and green palms, it is steadily becoming one of the most charming beaches in the world.
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