Burma (Myanmar) is opening up to tourism rapidly, so now is the time to visit in order to discover the innocent and un-spoilt beauty of this southeast Asian country. A holiday in Burma will feel like time travel into the past, since the heavy-handed influence of the west is yet to totally take over. Known fondly by travellers as ‘The Golden Land’ due to its thousands of golden pagodas that dot the horizon, Burma maintains a modest, Buddhist culture that hints at what the wider region may have been like prior to mass tourism. And a holiday in Burma will almost certainly have you longing for a similarly simple way of life, happily hidden away from the distractions of modern life.

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Top reviews on Burma (Myanmar) holidays

A holiday in Burma might be daunting for travellers who have never been there or are unfamiliar with its history. But our passengers have provided feedback on their Intrepid trips in Burma so that you can find out more about what it’s like to travel there. So take a look below at our top reviews on Burma holidays to find out more.

Myanmar Experience , March 2017

Sue McIvor

Myanmar Experience , March 2017

Kate Smith

Myanmar Experience , April 2017

Justa Van slooten

Classic Myanmar, March 2017

Kerry Taylor

Myanmar Experience , April 2017

David Tunchon

Best of Myanmar, March 2017

Angela Kimmig

Myanmar Experience , March 2017

Wendy Baxter

Classic Myanmar, April 2017

Laura SPADON

Burma (Myanmar) Sailing Adventure ex Phuket, February 2017

Edmond Kopsen

Best of Myanmar, April 2017

Stephen Godwin

Burma (Myanmar) Sailing Adventure ex Phuket, April 2017

Karen Ngwenya

Best of Myanmar, March 2017

Jacqueline Hawkins

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