Myanmar has everything a traveller wants: cultural highlights, friendly people, beautiful nature – and the feeling you are seeing something that has been hidden from the world for some time. We thoroughly enjoyed traveling to Myanmar with kids, but do your research – do start from this post on the basics: Travel to Myanmar – and be prepared that things evolve quickly and some of the online resources may not be valid anymore.
The capital of Myanmar, Yangon, deserves a few days. The magnificent Shwedagon pagoda is a must-see, but you should also spend time wondering the old streets of Yangon – they, as everything else is rapidly changing in the city. Read our post on what to do and see with kids in Yangon.
Inle lake is on most tourists’ itinerary – see what we did in Inle Lake.
Anyone I know that has been to Myanmar agrees: the temples of Bagan are just incredible. You can read more how we manged with young kids at the temples of Bagan.