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Best of Myanmar

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Best of Myanmar - Intrepid Travel
Best of Myanmar - Intrepid Travel
Jillian "An amazing trip, Myanmar is a thrilling adventure full of the most generous and warm hearted people I've met in SE Asia. This trip will take you to all the main sights but also into the countryside and small interesting stops along the way. It's full on and fast paced but very well organised. Our guide Myo Win Tun was an absolute star. Highlights were Bagan (if you want to do balloon ride you must..."
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12 reviews
Starts
Yangon
Destinations
+5
Ends
Yangon
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Highlights

  • Visit Shwedagon Paya Shrine
  • Explore the Angkor temples of Bagan
  • Relax on a river cruise to Mandalay
  • Cross the world's longest teak bridge
Age range
15 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Lodge
Max Group Size
16
Transportation
Coach / Bus, Boat, Private Vehicle, Plane
Physical Rating
Active
Travel style
In-depth Cultural, Adventure, Christmas & New Year
Start and end in Yangon! With the in-depth cultural tour Best of Myanmar, you have a 15 day tour package taking you through Yangon, Myanmar (Burma) and 5 other destinations in Myanmar (Burma). Best of Myanmar includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

12 Reviews

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Good
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  • BW
    Written on January 6, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    This tour has an excellent itinerary. Our tour leader Thant was outstanding, making the trip enjoyable. Love the experience including all the interactions with the locals. Beware that Kalaw and Inle Lake are much much cooler than Yangon, and be sure to also... Read more

    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hey Burton, This is great to see, I am glad you had an excellent time and that Thant was outstanding... Interacting with locals is always a highlight on any trip I go on... Great feedback regarding Kalaw and Inle Lake. Hopefully see you on another Intrepid trip soon. John
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  • Best of Myanmar reviewer 2
    Written on December 17, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Thura Lwin, our tour guide made this trip the best trip ever! Everything was organised briliantly. Whatever we asked Thura, it was done for us immediately. We were so lucky to have such an excellent tour guide. 10 stars from me goes to the guide!

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  • MF
    Written on December 6, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    Interesting tour but there is much more to see in Myanmar. There are more things to see around Inle Lake and the stay there should be longer. I would also include a few days on the beach somewhere in the country.

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  • YO
    Written on November 29, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Very nice trip to see the top tourist attractions in Myanmar.

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  • RG
    Written on March 20, 2018
    3.5 - Good

    The itinerary was great! It provided a good overall introduction to Myanmar and included cities and rural areas. The highlights were the balloon trip over Bagan, the boat ride on Inle Lake, and the visit to the villages through the Community Lodge stay.

    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi Renee, Thanks for sharing your experience with us, we’re delighted to hear that you had a great time with us in Myanmar. Hope to see you on another trip with us again soon – where to next? Kind regards, Intrepid
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  • Best of Myanmar reviewer 6
    Written on January 20, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Sensational trip. Amazing people. Exquisite sites. The ballooning over Bagan is a must—and well worth the extra fee. Our guide, Thant Zin, made every part of the trip effortless and fun.

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  • KL
    Written on December 19, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    Excellent tour and wonderful leader

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  • Best of Myanmar reviewer 8
    Written on June 30, 2017
    4.0 - Good

    Good combination of lazy time and sight seeing

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  • JS
    Written on February 28, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    An amazing trip, Myanmar is a thrilling adventure full of the most generous and warm hearted people I've met in SE Asia. This trip will take you to all the main sights but also into the countryside and small interesting stops along the way. It's full on and... Read more

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  • Best of Myanmar reviewer 10
    Written on January 16, 2017
    2.0 - Rather poor

    Whilst the tour was well organized and we visited wonderful places and the locals and my fellow tour members were very pleasant, on 2 separate occasions the tour Guide Sai Kyaw Thu Htwe yelled at me and on 3 times publicly humiliated me in front of the... Read more

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Yangon
  2. Day 2: Yangon
  3. Day 3: Bagan
  4. Day 4: Bagan
  5. Day 5: Bagan/Myaing
  6. Day 6: Myaing
  7. Day 7: Mandalay
  8. Day 8: Mandalay
  9. Day 9: Kalaw
  10. Day 10: Kalaw
  11. Day 11: Inle Lake
  12. Day 12: Inle Lake
  13. Day 13: Inle Lake
  14. Day 14: Yangon
  15. Day 15: Yangon

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    • Does this tour price include airfare?

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    • Will we have any free time during the tour, to venture off on our own?

      You will have a free day in Bagan area, Mandalay during the afternoon, and one at the Inle Lake.

    • Is the age limit for this tour strict?

      The age limit of 70 is just a recommendation, if you're physically fit, healthy and with a young at heart mindset this tour will be fine.

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    Vaccinations

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    Typhoid
    Recommended for Myanmar (Burma). Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for Myanmar (Burma). Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Cholera
    Recommended for Myanmar (Burma). Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Tuberculosis
    Recommended for Myanmar (Burma). Ideally 3 months before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Myanmar (Burma). Ideally 2 months before travel.
    Rabies
    Recommended for Myanmar (Burma). Ideally 1 month before travel.
    Yellow fever
    Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Myanmar (Burma). Ideally 10 days before travel.
    Japanese B encephalitis
    Recommended for Myanmar (Burma). Ideally 1 month before travel.

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    Location
    Start and end in Yangon.
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    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $400 to confirm this Intrepid Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 21 March 2019 the full payment of $2,216 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2216 for Best of Myanmar, but the deposit of $400 is non-refundable.
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    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 2,415 km.
    • Yangon (Myanmar (Burma))
    • 505 km
    • Bagan (Myanmar (Burma))
    • 596 km
    • Ayeyarwaddy River (Myanmar (Burma))
    • 693 km
    • Mandalay (Myanmar (Burma))
    • 157 km
    • Kalaw (Myanmar (Burma))
    • 39 km
    • Inle Lake (Myanmar (Burma))
    • 425 km
    • Yangon (Myanmar (Burma))

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