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Blessed with cultural riches and striking natural beauty, Myanmar is a surprising travel destination with so much to offer.

No trip to Myanmar is complete without a visit to Bagan, one of the world's greatest archaeological sites. This awe-inspiring ancient city is filled with literally thousands of incredible Buddhist temples, pagodas, palaces and monasteries. To see the stone spires of Bagan rising from the fertile plains of the Irrawaddy Delta at sunrise or sunset is truly one of Asia's most mesmerising sights.

In Yangon, you'll find handsome colonial architecture and bustling open-air markets alongside sacred shrines and temples, including the golden complex of Shwedagon Paya. And in Mandalay, you can catch an entertaining performance of traditional marionette puppetry or survey the city from atop Mandalay Hill.

Head out of town and take a cruise along the tranquil Irrawaddy, or kayak among the floating markets, gardens and villages of Inle Lake. Join us on a trek through quiet forests and enjoy village homestay with a local family, or join one of our superb cycle journeys and experience Myanmar's lush landscapes by bike.

This is a stunning country yet to be consumed by Western culture - a place of ancient cultural traditions and great ethnic diversity, with the generous spirit of the Burmese people rising above the country's challenging history. Join us on an adventure to this warm, welcoming and fascinating destination!


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Our all inclusive approach

Our Myanmar adventures offer you great value for money. While internal flight costs are included on all trips, our cycling trips feature a support vehicle for travellers who need a break. We aim to incorporate as many inclusions as possible in the tour cost, such as most meals, accommodation, transfers, gear hire and excursions.

Authentic experiences

Still relatively new to the tourism scene; Myanmar boasts an authentic culture preserved within the unique cities, towns and traditional hill tribes that our adventures encompass. From cultural and family touring to active adventures, our itineraries take you deep into the heart of this magical country on a journey you will never forget.

Experienced local guides

The expert local knowledge and passion demonstrated by our team is second to none, and you will be impressed as you discover the authentic side of Myanmar with them. Highly skilled in exceeding even the most discerning traveller's expectations, our guides offer you a journey that digs deeper than the traditional Burmese itinerary.


Animal welfare focus

Myanmar is home to a number of threatened species that, due to a lack of environmental awareness, are often exploited for domestic consumption or sold illegally. We discourage our travellers from purchasing animal and plant products that exploit wildlife or aid in the destruction of species and habitats such as elephant ivory, tortoise shell, animal skins and traditional medicines made from animal parts or rare plants.

Community engagement

Our itineraries include much interaction with Myanmar's people, such as village walks in Bagan, visits to monasteries, excursions to the local markets, a ride on Yangon's circle train, cooking classes in family homes and lunch in a Nunnery.

Child safe tourism

We ask travellers to avoid giving money or sweets to children begging as it encourages this mentality instead of attending school. Instead, we suggest supporting local charities working to alleviate problems associated with poverty in Myanmar.


In cities or large towns you will be accommodated in 3 to 4 star properties that are centrally located, atmospheric and reliable.


We use quality inns typically situated in natural environments. They are not luxury inns however we ensure they offer you a truly authentic experience.


Stay with a local family as they open their home to you and gain a wonderful insight into the local culture.

A custom made itinerary is the ultimate way to see the world how YOU want. They are created especially for you, giving you complete freedom to choose what you want to see, where you want to go and when you want to do it. If you love our current itineraries but want to customise it privately as a couple, a group of friends, family, club, business or school, you have the freedom to add or remove as many elements as you like to suit the interests of your group. Alternatively, you can start with a blank canvas and create a new and exciting itinerary from scratch! Our well-travelled consultants can give you firsthand suggestions and eliminate any uncertainty with trip planning to ensure you maximise the quality of your experience and get truly off the beaten track. Simply email, phone or visit us to start planning your dream adventure.

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US Dollars are the best currency for exchanging and the Euro is becoming more popular, especially in Yangon. The exchange rate in Yangon is generally better than upcountry and the larger the bill, the better the rate

Bring new series US Dollar bills (“big heads” instead of “small heads”) and with series numbers not starting with CB- these are not accepted in Myanmar due to rumours of these series being counterfeit. Notes should be in very good condition and not torn, dirty or washed as these will not be accepted in Myanmar, even in many hotels!

Only some upscale restaurants and some hotels do accept credit cards (surcharge of 3-8%) but it is not recommended to rely on this service as the Internet often shuts down during the day making payment by card impossible.

CB Bank, KBZ Bank and several other banks now have ATMs which accept overseas ATM cards and credit cards. Please note: Even where cards are accepted, payment terminals often don’t work and are hindered by poor Internet and telephone connectivity and power supply. Don’t rely solely on accessing money from ATMs in Myanmar.

International Dialing Code


Type A plug

Electricity in Myanmar is 230 Volts, at 50 hertz. The pin type varies but is most commonly types A, C, D, G and I. We recommend taking a universal adapter.


A visa for Myanmar is required prior to arrival for passport holders from the following countries: New Zealand, Canada, United States, United Kingdom.

Australian passport holders are able to acquire a visa on arrival. However, we would still recommend to use the eVisa service prior to travel. To use the visa on arrival service, requirements are the same as outlined below for the eVisa and you would require USD50 in cash.

eVisa is now available for Myanmar should you wish to arrange this online prior to travel. For more information please go to www.

You will need the following before you apply:

Passport validity must be for least 6 months from date of departure from Myanmar.

You have to upload one COLOUR PHOTO (4.8 cm X 3.8 cm) taken within 3 months.

Visa, Master, American Express or JCB credit cards for the payment of USD50.00.

Tourist Visa processing information:

The validity of eVisa approval letter is 90 days from the issued date. If it is expired, entry will be denied.

Length of stay is 28 days from the date of arrival in Myanmar.

eVisa service is non refundable.

You will receive an email acknowledgement within 1 hour after successful payment.

The processing time is up to 3 working days.

If the applicant has child(ren) under 7 years old on the same passport, you have to put the name of that child, date of birth in the minor section of the application form. The applicant should complete individual personal data whether passenger is FIT or package tour eVisa is a only valid for a single entry. Re entry will require a new visa. Currently passengers with eVisa are only permitted to enter via following ports:

1. Yangon International Airport

2. Mandalay International Airport

3. Nay Pyi Taw International Airport

All other nationalities should check with your nearest embassy or consulate.


Your safety is our number one concern. Our safety track record is exemplary thanks to careful management and thorough consultation with local partners. Our industry leading risk management procedures have become a skill that we continue to refine. Our leaders in the field are highly trained and have safety as their number one priority. Expert leaders, risk assessments, quality inclusions and your financial security all come standard when you travel with us.

Please refer to our Travel Advisory page for updates on recent events, travel warnings and advice.

We strongly recommend that all clients take out travel insurance at the time of booking to cover against sickness, accident, loss of baggage, unexpected alterations to travel arrangements and travel disruption, emergency evacuation, cancellations, etc. Insurance information is enclosed with your pre-departure information. Please contact us if you would like to obtain a quote for your trip duration.

We suggest that you consult your doctor, local government inoculation centre or a travel medical specialist in order to get the most current advice regarding vaccination requirements.

Money and valuables should always be stored safely when travelling. Keep your passport with you at all times and do not leave it in your main luggage. You will need it to change money and check into hotels. Where safety deposit boxes are available, we recommend that you use them. Keep jewellery and valuables to a minimum.

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