Top 10 Places to Explore In Myanmar

Myanmar is a country of brilliant attractions and destinations which are absolutely extravagant and worth to visit. If you’re a nature, sculpture and art lover, then you should visit such places during your Myanmar tour. Either you’re with your family, friends or alone you should not skip such places.

The pleasant weather, incomparable culture and geographical diversity of Myanmar keep it different from others. Let’s discuss the top 10 places to explore during your Myanmar visit :


Yangon Myanmar

Sunset of Yinya lake in Yangon. Even through now is winter,but like this developing country,warm and hopeful.

Yangon is the largest city in Yangon which also contributes as a commercial center of the country. Yangon links Myanmar to other countries like Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo, Doha, and Beijing, Singapore and so on. The city has a modern infrastructure but still based on the Myanmar culture which can be reflected when you find people wearing Myanmar traditional outfit – Longyi and flip flop sandals. The Yangon Zoological Gardens is a major sight in the city.


Bagan Myanmar

Novice Monk relaxing in ancient temple bagan on during sunset ,Bagan Myanmar.

If you want to see the beauty of temples and monuments in Myanmar, then you must visit Bagan which is situated in Mandalay region on Myanmar. You can find over 2200 nicely built Buddhist temples in Bagan. You can explore the charming temple architecture, paintings, stucco carvings and brilliant Buddha images during your Bagan visit.


Pindaya Myanmar

The elaborate covered stairway to the famous Pindaya Buddhist caves in Shan state, Myanmar.

Pindaya lies in Taunggyi district, the place is ideally known for caves and marvelous Buddha images. Some images are old and some are recently added but all of them are absolute pieces of brilliant art. You will find beautiful scenery around Pindaya which will make a memorable tour.

Kyaing Tong (Keng Tung)

Keng Tung Myanmar

Keng tung Market

Kyaing Tong can be a great visit for those tourists who want to enjoy and see the chilling weather of Myanmar. Kyaing Tong is the cool place where you can explore the unforgettable sceneries. Also, one exceptional thing you can find in this place is huts situated on the mountain slope. It really gives an adventurous spot to the tourist and showcases the cultural side of a township in Myanmar.

Mergui Archipelago

Moken sea gypsies, Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar

Moken sea gypsies, Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar

If you want to benefit the islands of Myanmar, then you must visit the Mergui Archipelago. The Mergui Archipelago is located at the far southern Myanmar consisting 200 island lies over the Andaman Sea. You can witness the brilliant natural view while exploring the island. The place also contains ancient mangrove rivers to add more joy in your Myanmar visit.

Ngapali Beach

White Sand Beach Ngapali Myanmar

White Sand Beach Ngapali Myanmar

To spend a beautiful moment by lie down on the white sand surrounded by coconut palm, you must visit Ngapali Beach. Ngapali Beach is located in the Rakhine state of Myanmar. The place is ideal for modern tourists who like to enjoy their vacations at beaches. Ngapali Beach is surrounded by the beauty of nature where especially youngsters can enjoy certain beach activities like cycling and beach strolling.

Pyin Oo Lwin

National Kandawgyi Garden,Pyin Oo Lwin Myanmar

National Kandawgyi Garden,Pyin Oo Lwin Myanmar

One can witness the modern and urban side of Myanmar by visiting Pyin Oo Lwin. Pyin Oo Lwin is situated in the Mandalay Division giving the base to the population of around 255,000 While your visit, you’ll find the English styles houses and advanced gardens where will not able to stop yourself by photography. You can also enjoy the horse riding which serves as a mode of transportation for people living in the town.

Inle Lake

Fishermen on Inle Lake, Myanmar

Fishermen on Inle Lake, Myanmar

Inle Lake is located in the Taunggyi district in Myanmar. The lake is a freshwater lake and known as the 2nd largest lake in Myanmar. The beauty of the Inle Lake turns wider during the rainy season. You can witness the beautiful nature around the Inle Lake and enjoy fishing and “Htamin Jin”, which is a local dish of Shan state, can be summarized as fermented rice.

Mrauk U

  Tunnel with ancient Buddha statues in Kothaung Paya temple in Mrauk-U city, Rakhine state, Myanmar

Tunnel with ancient Buddha statues in Kothaung Paya temple in Mrauk-U city, Rakhine state, Myanmar

When it comes to archeological sight, you must visit Mrauk U, situated in the Rakhine state of Myanmar. You will find so many temples showcasing archeological masterpiece. Mrauk is also known for rice production and it is one of the major places in Myanmar for a tourist destination. It is easily accessible; one can reach at Mrauk U via flight from Yangon to Sittwe. One can also enjoy boating and capture the ruined and remained archeology of the town.

Hlawga National Park

Hlawga National Park is located in Yangon Division, Myanmar. Explore in Myanmar

Hlawga National Park is located in Yangon Division, Myanmar.

Hlawga National Park is located in Yangon Division, Myanmar. One can get the brilliant adventure of wildlife and view the living of birds, barking deer, rhesus monkeys and all by visiting the national park. This is not enough, you can also enjoy safaris, elephant ride, and health spa resort, picnic parks, and boat houses while your Hlawga National Park visit.

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