Myanmar is a promised land which has its own set of cultural tradition and idiosyncrasies. Some of these customs set this country apart from those of other neighboring ones. Many traditions are interesting, but sometimes challenge visitors a little bit, and sometimes require them to adapt to.
Exploring the land of traditions and cultures is now easier due to a variety of Myanmar cultural tours are open up. Some main destinations are Yangon, Mandalay, Bagan, Mrauk U, Mon State, and Inle Lake.
Yangon which has been the capital of Myanmar for a long time is the main hub to enter this country. The destination is rich in colonial buildings and the modern lifestyle of people. In Yangon, tourists may encounter aged sidewalks standing upended by the twisted roots of banyan trees.
Mandalay is the ancient capital of Myanmar during the Konbaung Period. The Royal Mandalay Palace was located here, has been renovated after a great fire. This Palace was built with Myanmar cultural tastes. Additionally, Mandalay Hill and the Moat are also some sites worth seeing.
Bagan was the first Myanmar Empire which was founded by King Anawrahta. Bagan was a wealthy city during ancient time. Its temples and pagodas were built thanks to the donations of nearly all people living here. Some of those ancient monuments and ruins are still found in Bagan today. The most famous monuments in Bagan are Ananda Temple, Thabbyinnyu, Dhammayangyi, and Shwezigon Pagoda.
Another place of ancient destination to discover the cultural heritage in Burma tours is Mrauk U in Rakhine State. The Mrauk U Kings established the kingdom and the traditions of this place. Today, the Rakhine’s cultural is displayed by the remains and ruins of temples and pagodas.