Myanmar, a land steeped in ancient tradition and breathtaking landscapes, is home to an array of captivating destinations. Here are seven must-visit places that embody the essence of Myanmar’s beauty and cultural richness:

1. Kyaiktiyo

Journey to Mount Kyaiktiyo, home to the revered Golden Rock atop a precarious cliff. Marvel at the gilded pagoda, an emblem of sanctity, and explore nearby treasures like the Shwedagon Pagoda and Mahamuni Temple.

2. Ngapali

Indulge in tranquility at Ngapali, Myanmar’s premier beach destination. With its three picturesque bays, fishing villages, and palm-fringed beaches, it’s a haven for leisure seekers — perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and unwinding.

3. Bagan

Experience the awe-inspiring Bagan, boasting over 2,000 ancient stupas scattered across the countryside. Take in the surreal beauty during a sunrise hot air balloon ride, a mesmerizing way to appreciate this archaeological marvel.

4. Sule Pagoda

Discover peace amid Yangon’s bustle at the Sule Pagoda, a spiritual oasis dating back more than 2,000 years. Housing a revered Buddha relic, it’s a serene spot often overlooked by tourists but holds immense cultural significance.

5. Mount Popa

Explore the majestic Mount Popa near Mandalay, an extinct volcano crowned by the Popa Taungkalat Monastery. Climb 777 steps for panoramic views and embrace the hiking adventure amidst stunning natural beauty.

6. Shwedagon Pagoda

Enchant yourself at the gilded marvel, the Shwedagon Pagoda. Over 2,000 years old and adorned with thousands of diamonds, it stands as Myanmar’s sacred treasure — a must-visit among all the pagodas in the country.

7. Uppatasanti Pagoda

Admire the grandeur of the Uppatasanti Pagoda, an architectural gem in Nay Pyi Taw. Resembling Yangon’s Shwedagon Pagoda, this serene sanctuary — located just a relaxing 22-minute drive from PARKROYAL Nay Pyi Taw, a modern and preferred hotel in Nay Pyi Taw — stands as a symbol of peace and tranquility.

These places epitomise Myanmar’s allure, offering a blend of spiritual sanctuaries, natural wonders, and historical splendor. Embark on a journey through Myanmar’s marvels and immerse yourself in its culture and beauty.