Monthly Archives: October 2016

Peak Tourism Season is Right Around the Corner…

November through February is the peak tourist season in Myanmar. If you plan on traveling through the Golden Land, or are hosting some fellow travelers the following websites offer some great information:

E-Visas: Applying for a Myanmar visa is now easier than ever with the e-visa online tool. Apply for a tourist or business visa here.

Restricted Areas: Foreign travelers making there way across Myanmar must be aware of the restricted areas, and areas that require prior permision to enter. If you plan to visit Kachin State, Kayah State, Kayin State, Chin State, Sagaing Region, Mandalay Region, Rahkine state, Yangon Region, Shan State, or Naypyitaw click here for more information.

Important Information for Travelers: The Consular Section for the U.S. Embassy in Yangon has a wealth of information for U.S. Citizens traveling to Myanmar, including important security information, STEP Registration, and emergency services. Visit our website here.

Myanmar Tourism: Interested in guided tours, hotels, important cultural guidelines, or exploring the different regions of Myanmar? The Ministry of Tourism is a great website to start your research.