First-Timer's Information to Myanmar — Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, Lashio | The Journey Intern

Myanmar. What an absolute stunner. On this journey, we bought to go to Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, Inle Lake and Lashio!

Take a look at what we did right here:

YANGON (00:23)
00:25 – Shwedagon Pagoda
Most likely probably the most iconic landmark in Yangon — The Shwedagon Pagoda, which lights up at night time and is actually a sight to behold.

BAGAN (00:37)
The easiest way to get round Bagan, each New Bagan and Outdated Bagan, is to hire an e-bike, or a standard bicycle would do!

00:58 – Bagan Sizzling Air Balloon Dawn Expertise
Well-known for its scorching air balloon experience, we hopped on the tour and bought to expertise it for ourselves! To catch the dawn whereas floating and drifting amidst the clouds was so surreal.

01:15 – Lawkananda Pagoda
Located on the highest of the Irrawaddy River, this isn’t to be missed!

01:24 – Ananda Temple
Be awed by the gorgeous and complex structure right here.

01:34 – Wonders of Salay & Mount Popa Day Tour
Do not be detered by the 777 steps to succeed in the highest — It’s SO WORTH IT.

MANDALAY (01:47)
01:49 – Rv Nmai Hka Irrawaddy River Cruise
It may be 12 hours, nevertheless it was a very good 12 hours, experiencing the seas and the journey from Bagan to Mandalay.

02:01 – U Bein Bridge
Both the dawn, or the sundown, they’re each spectacular. This bridge is the longest and oldest teakwood bridge on the earth!

02:10 – Dee Dote Waterfall
Situated deep within the mountainous area one hour away from Mandalay by automotive, lies this blue lagoon. The hike as much as this candy spot is WORTH IT!

02:34 – Mandalay Hill
WE KNOW it looks as if you gotta hike on a regular basis in Myanmar, however actually, if you’re on the high, do not you suppose you get the very best views? 🙂

INLE LAKE (02:49)
One of many must-dos for those who’re ever in Myanmar, is to get on a ship and discover the ins and outs of Inle Lake!

LASHIO (03:03)
03:08 – Gokteik Viaduct
The easiest way to journey to Lashio — by prepare! Get to admire the totally different landscapes of the countryside~

03:19 – Mountain Biking Exploration
Adrenaline junkies — That is for you! It is undoubtedly not a straightforward bike path, allow us to guarantee you. However value each bump on the highway.

03:35 – Myanmar Journey Outfitters
03:39 – Darkish Horse Falls
A few of us did not dare to cliff bounce as a result of it was THAT scary, however being up there and within the coronary heart of all of the motion with different travellers made it one among our greatest moments throughout this journey!

04:01 – Homestay at Ban Khaw Village
We bought to remain in an area homestay and immersed ourselves within the native tradition. They have been SO heat and pleasant, and welcomed us with the largest open arms ever. 🙂

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This Post Has 13 Comments

  1. How is it to travel there in the rain time? I am asking because I want to go there this summer and I don‘t know what expects me.

  2. myanmar still raw… hopefully this country wont get butchered by the foreigners…

  3. Do you need a driver's license to rent an ebike?

  4. Waaaah.. i want to try the hot air balloon experience… thanks The Travel Intern, i got interest going Myanmar. Nice video!

  5. hi! can you share how to make permit for drone? coz i watch . alot vlog the couldnt bring drone in Myanmar , i really wanna fly my drone in Bagan thoo… thx! (my drone si dji spark)

  6. I was in Yangon, Pyay, Toungoo, Hpa- An and on Aungmingalar island off Ngwe Saung Beach. Myanmar Rocks!!! A well hidden treasure with lots of potential!

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