Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 Vietnam for 14 days help to find travel company
  2. 2 Trip Report Pandaw-up the Chindwin TR
  3. 3 Advice needed from Japan train pros
  4. 4 Trip Report Trip Report : China
  5. 5 HK to Beijing for 3 weeks- mid March to early April- itinerary help please!
  6. 6 Trip Report A great trip in India
  7. 7 Japan GTG, early April
  8. 8 Trip Report Googling to going...to Gujarat!
  9. 9 Trip Report Hong Kong and Angkor Wat
  10. 10 A Netflix series for those who enjoy Tokyo
  11. 11 Cherry Blossom season Mount Fuji area
  12. 12 Tokyo - Kamakura - Yokohama
  13. 13 Beijing tours
  14. 14 Tour Agency Recommendation
  15. 15 Goodbye, Carol Simpson
  16. 16 Honest opinion needed about Thailand
  17. 17 Takayama trail, Japan
  18. 18 Hotels near Takefu Train Station
  19. 19 1 day itinerary in Busan
  20. 20 Trip Report Trip report : Annapurna Circuit October 2016
  21. 21 Japan - Will We Get Lost?
  22. 22 Trip Report On the road again - to Incredible India.
  23. 23 Cambodia to Vietnam e-visa image format
  24. 24 Nakasendo Walk: Some help please
  25. 25 Visa for India
View next 25 » Back to the top

Help with First PLans for Burma

Jump to last reply

We have been reading Lonely Planet, and posts on travel boards and Trip Reports here. We've developed a preliminary list of places we may want to visit while in Burma. This is our 2nd trip to SE Asia and our first to Burma. We will be there late January/early February and would like to spend about 3 weeks. We are flexible on the time frame as well as the number of days. We arrive on Jan 17 in BKK and will sepnd 5 days or so there before flying to Burma.

We are interested in the culture of the country - ruins, temples, markets, textiles, crafts, etc. We also enjoy trekking, but believe it best practiced in cool climes. We aren't looking for any beach time. We prefer traveling at a relatively relaxed pace and prefer ground travel to air when it makes sense. We plan on using Santa Maria Travel for our eventual arrangements. The following, in no particular order, is our itinerary and planned duration of stay at each site. We welcome any suggestions in regard to additions, deletions, changes to length of stay and sequence. Thanks!

Yangon - 3 days beginning, 1 at end
Mandalay - 2 days
Pyin Oo Lwin - 2 days
Bagan - 4 days
Inle Lake - 5 days
Pyay - ?? days
Mrauk U - 3 days

5 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement