A valid passport and visa is required to travel in Myanmar. Visa must be applied at Myanmar Embassies and consulates worldwide.
A valid passport and visa is required to travel in Myanmar. Visa must be applied at Myanmar Embassies and consulates worldwide. From 1st September,2014, government granted eVisa for the following 43 countries.
As the government changed the monetary policy, IMF, World Bank and ADB recognize the changes and so, US$, Singapore Dollar and Euro can be easily changed in Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay and Inle at the official exchange counter. Master Card and Visa Card can be used with ATM in Yangon at present. Don’t change in the street, you will be cheated.
No immunization is required, but some would prefer to take measure as prevention from Malaria and Hepatitis A. It is advisable to bring anti-biotic pills. Mosquito and insect repellent sprays, anti-itch ointment are also useful to bring along with your prescribed medication.
The temperature between October and February in the north and northeast hilly regions can be quite chilly in the mornings and in the evenings. So be careful to bring warm set of clothes. Long pants and skirts are also required at some religious sites.
Myanmar has direct air links to China( Kunming, Guang Zhou, Bejing & Nanning) , Cambodia ( Siem Reap & Phonm Penh) Germany(Frankfurt), Hongkong, India ( Kolkata & Gaya), Japan(Tokyo), Malaysia (Kualalumpur), Qatar(Doha), Singapore, South Korea( Seoul), Thailand(Bangkok & Chiang Mai), Taiwan( Taipei), Vietnam( Hanoi & Hochimin).
At Rulli(China)-Muse(Myanmar) border gateway, at Mae Sai(Thailand)- Tarchileik(Myanmar) border gateway, Mae Sauk(Thailand)- Myawaddy(Myanmar) border gateway and Moreh(India)- Tamu(Myanmar) can be used for tourist entry point.
As we intend do responsible tourism, tourist money should spread among the people of country. Tourism profit should flows among the all parts of the country. Now, our government has been lunching democratic and economic reform, some important sectors like education and health are needed greatly your contribution .