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Burma holidays by Cox & Kings

Burma, or Myanmar as it is now known, is one of most fascinating destinations in the Far East, a country relatively new to tourism as a result of decades of isolation imposed by its military dictatorship. It is a culturally rich land with a long history and a diverse ethnic mix.

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Key facts

  • Capital Rangoon (Yangon)
  • Currency Kyat
  • Flying time from London 15 hours
  • Official language(s) Burmese
  • Time difference +6.5 GMT
  • Visa requirements Available upon arrival, but must be arranged in advance for UK passport holders

The Burma Experts

Our experts will be delighted to tailor a completely personalised itinerary to suit your interests, dates and budget.

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Top things to do in Burma

The latest from Compass - our online travel magazine

Things to do in Burma


22 Jun 20

Things to do in Burma Deciding on what things to do in Burma? We have put together this handy guide to help.

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Authentic Burma… Ava (Inwa) & Sagaing Hills


16 Jul 19

Cox & Kings client Lynne Morley discovers the ruined city of Ava and the pagodas of Sagaing Hills.

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Cruising in Burma… along the Chindwin


4 Nov 16

Cruising through the backwaters of rural Burma, Nigel Tisdall discovers the river less travelled.

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Understanding Burma… past to present


13 Oct 16

Learn more about Burma, one of south-east Asia's lesser-known gems.

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Tours to fit your needs

Travel in the Far East

Find out more about what you can expect from travelling in the Far East – from internal flights to accommodation standards and local transport.

Flying in style in the Far East

Learn more about the airlines we use to fly to the Far East, chosen for reliability and good service; as well as any available upgrade facilities.

Documents required & health information for the Far East

Before travelling to the Far East, please read more about the entry requirements for each country, as well as any general health advice.

Climate in Burma

Discover the temperatures and rainfall you can expect when visiting the main areas of Burma, along with the best time to travel.

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