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Top 5 Places To Visit In Myanmar When Planning A Visit

by Ashish K. Articles
A beautiful country with rich heritage, spellbinding natural beauty, and vivacious culture, Myanmar is sure to delight you as a traveler. However, despite having all these riches and these beauties, Myanmar still seems to lag behind all those other countries in terms of tourism. It’s not that popular tourist destination and not everyone is aware of the tourist attractions that this country can offer.

Almost of the verge of urbanization, Myanmar is the perfect example of a country that amalgamates the old and new. Tourists can experience the rich culture of the country and at the same time, also witness some outstanding modern structures. The pagodas in Myanmar make you realize that you are indeed in the country that takes peace and meditation pretty seriously. You can get customized tour packages in Myanmar to experience the true essence of this country. And if you are planning to come to the country for your next vacation, here are some of the sightseeing places in the country.

Mount Popa: Those who plan to visit or stay in Mandalay in Myanmar, visiting Mount Popa should be always be on your itinerary. For the hiking lovers, Mount Popa is a definite must-visit. You can reach this beautiful place to experience the panoramic view through a beautiful hike. You just need to take 777 steps and it will lead you to the top of the Mount Popa from where you can get a breathtaking view.

Sule Pagoda: Pagodas are a specialty of Myanmar or Burma and one of the most beautiful Pagodas in this country is Sule Pagoda. In the middle of a busy city like Downtown Yangon, you can find the peaceful center of Sule Pagoda. This is a peace and meditation and has gained prominence among the tourists who are followers of Buddhism. This Pagoda houses the hair relics of Lord Buddha and many devotees get customized tour packages in Myanmar to include a visit to the Sule Pagoda.

Bagan: For all the lovers of sunrises, the sunrise scenes at Bagan are unlike any other. Bagan is one of the oldest spots in Myanmar and is dotted with many temples everywhere your eyes can go. When the sun rises, the sunlight reflects through the temple roofs and creates a picture book setting that can be framed. You can also take a hot air balloon ride during dawn to enjoy to the fullest.

Inle Lake: Seated at a great elevation, the Inle Lake is one of the most beautiful destinations to visit in Myanmar. Located in Shan, this beauty lake is also the second largest in the country. It acts as an abode to many endemic species of fishes and snails which you can view by taking a boat ride on this lake. Many tourists visit this place to enjoy the serene boat ride on this stunning lake.

Shwedagon Pagoda: If peace and tranquility are what you are seeking, Shwedagon Pagoda is the place you should explore, especially during the night. It is believed to contain the relics of four previous Buddha, which make it the most sacred pagoda and a favorite among the devotees.

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