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Traveler's Info

Visa

A valid passport with Entry Visa is required of all visitors. Visa is without difficulty obtainable from the consulate or as well as from the embassy in my country. You can as a rule make a formal request for your visa to Myanmar Embassy. We can usually categorize two (2) classes of entry visa:
(i) Entry visa for tourist (package)-EVT(PACK) and
(ii) Entry visa for tourist (Foreign independence traveler)-EVT (FIT)
A tourist visa allows a stay of 28 days, extendible for an additional 14 days.
A business visa allows a stay of 28 days, extendible up to 12 months on a case-by-case basis.
Visa on arrival is granted to both FIT and Package Tourists with the assistance of the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism.

E visa

Now you are able to apply for a visa with the use of online from www.visa.gov.mm . The visa has clarification for tourists and travellers for business purposes with the instructions of seven languages. You will have to fill in the application form. The processing time takes less than 24 hours. The fee of e-visa is US$ 20 per tourist and US$ 36 for the business travellers plus US$ 10 (processing charge) per application each for visa charge. Via on-line payment into a credit card the visa fees can be paid. Send back approved and accepted visa applications with the aid of e-mail. Approval letter will have to be printed out and shown to the immigration check-in counter in time of your arrival in Myanmar.
On arrival visa: Now you can also obtain Myanmar visa upon arrival at Yangon airport with a visa pre-approved letter. 

Getting to Myanmar

By Air - Yangon has already arranged direct air links with Bangkok, Bhutan, Brunei, Calcutta, Chaing Mai, Delhi, Dhaka, Hong Kong, Kualalampur, Kumming, Paro, Singapore, Taipei, and Vienna.
Myanmar Airways International (MAI), Thai Airways International (TG), Silk Air, Biman (BG), PIA, India Airlines, Royal Brunei, Air China, All Nippon Airways (ANA) and Bhutan Airlines operate regular flights to Yangon. Air Mandalay operates Yangon - Chiangmai - Yangon flights.
By Sea - Cruise Ships call at Yangon Port with Visa on Arrival being granted on prior arrangement. 
By Overland. Land route entry with a Border Pass is permitted at the following Border Check Points: Kyukoke, Namkham, Muse on the Myanmar-Yunnan (china) border; and Tachileik (Golden Triangle), Myawaddy and Kawthaung (Southern Myanmar) on the Myanmar-Thai border.

Passport

A valid passport with Entry visa is required for all tourists & businessmen, applicable at Myanmar Embassies and Consulate General Offices abroad.

Vaccination

Most travelers will need vaccinations for hepatitis A, typhoid fever, and polio, as well as medications for malaria prophylaxis and travelers' diarrhea. Other immunizations may be necessary depending upon the circumstances of the trip and the medical history of the traveler. Insect repellents are recommended, in conjunction with other measures to prevent mosquito bites. All travelers should visit their personal physician 4-8 weeks before your trip. The sun can be remarkably hot and a hat and high-factor block cream is advisable.

Currency

Myanmar currency is known as "Kyat" which comprises 100 pyas.

Notes: Kyats 1000, Kyats 500, Kyats 200, Kyats 100, Kyats 90, Kyats 50, Kyats 45, Kyats 20, Kyats 15, Kyats 10, Kyats 5, Kyat 1.
Coins: Kyats 100, Kyats 50, Kyats 10, Kyats 5, Kyat 1, Pya 50, Pya 25, Pya 10, Pya 5, Pya 1.
Visitors can change their dollars into FEC (Foreign Exchange Certificate which is equal to US Dollars), and then can change their FEC legally into Kyat at the real market rate at licensed money changer shops.
Travellers checks are NOT normally accepted and are difficult to transact. Travellers are advised to bring US Dollars in cash (small denomination notes). British Pounds, French Frances, German Deutsh Marks and other currencies are difficult to change. Bring US Dollars cash.

Climate and weatherr

Myanmar has a tropical climate being roughly divided into three seasons:
From To Temperature
1. Hot season March May 25.c 40.c
2. Rainy season June September 15.c 35.c
3. Cold season Oct Feb 7.c 24.c

What to wear? What to bring?

Light cotton-wears and casual clothing are recommended all year round. A light sweater or jacket will be useful when travelling in hilly areas.
- During the rainy season, raincoat or umbrella will have to be taken with.
- In religious ground area not allowed to have, foot wearing, such as sandals, slippers, shoes, including even socks or stockings.
- Need to wear decent dress in time of visiting Temples and Pagodas.
- Insects repellent, sun block, sunglasses, hats, personal medical kits and other items, which you want and need, will have to be taken with.

Arrival Procedure

On your arrival, made your passport check at the immigration counter with arrival form and then pick up your luggage. Afterwards, make yourself step up to the custom counter. Our guide will meet you at arrival lounge.

Customs

Foreign currencies in excess of US$ 2,000, Jewellery, camera, video camera and electronic goods should be declared at the customs' counter at the airport on arrival. Mobile phones will not be allowed to take with you on your trip. You declare it and leave it at custom and they kept until your departure check in.

Airport Tax

The international airport departure tax is US$ 10 per person. No tax for all domestic flights.
Electricity 220/230V AC 50Hz

Time in Myanmar

Geographical location - 16.47' N, 96.10' E
Local time - GMT + 0630

Health and trip insurance

We make hereby recommendation that all clients will receive the essential personal baggage, medical and accidental insurance .Our price is not included for any insurance.

5Days Market

SCHEDULE OF MARKET DAY IN TAUNGGYI TOURIST ZONE (2013)

DAY
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov

Dec

1
A
B
E
A
A
B
B
C
D
D
E
E
2
B
C
A
B
B
C
C
D
E
E
A
A
3
C
D
B
C
C
D
D
E
A
A
B
B
4
D
E
C
D
D
E
E
A
B
B
C
C
5
E
A
D
E
E
A
A
B
C
C
D
D
6
A
B
E
A
A
B
B
C
D
D
E
E
7
B
C
A
B
B
C
C
D
E
E
A
A
8
C
D
B
C
C
D
D
E
A
A
B
B
9
D
E
C
D
D
E
E
A
B
B
C
C
10
E
A
D
E
E
A
A
B
C
C
D
D
11
A
B
E
A
A
B
B
C
D
D
E
E
12
B
C
A
B
B
C
C
D
E
E
A
A
13
C
D
B
C
C
D
D
E
A
A
B
B
14
D
E
C
D
D
E
E
A
B
B
C
C
15
E
A
D
E
E
A
A
B
C
C
D
D
16
A
B
E
A
A
B
B
C
D
D
E
E
17
B
C
A
B
B
C
C
D
E
E
A
A
18
C
D
B
C
C
D
D
E
A
A
B
B
19
D
E
C
D
D
E
E
A
B
B
C
C
20
E
A
D
E
E
A
A
B
C
C
D
D
21
A
B
E
A
A
B
B
C
D
D
E
E
22
B
C
A
B
B
C
C
D
E
E
A
A
23
C
D
B
C
C
D
D
E

A

A
B
B
24
D
E
C
D
D
E
E
A
B
B
C
C
25
E
A
D
E
E
A
A
B
C
C
D
D
26
A
B
E
A
A
B
B
C
D
D
E
E
27
B
C
A
B
B
C
C
D
E
E
A
A
28
C
D
B
C
C
D
D
E
A
A
B
B
29
D
X
C
D
D
E
E
A
B
B
C
C
30
E
X
D
E
E
A
A
B
C
C
D
D
31
A
X
E
X
A
X
B
C
X
D
X
E

 

A - - HEHO (Approximately miles from Heho Airport)
- Animals Market
- TAUNG TO (On the way of Kakku)

B - - FLOATING MARKET (Ywama)
- TAUNGGYI
- AUNG BAN
- KYAUK TA LONE

C - - MINE THAUK  (East Bank of Inlay Lake)
- PAUNG DAW OO
- KYAUK TAING
- PWE HLA (On the way of Pindaya)

D - - KALAW
- KHAUNG DAING  (West Bank of Inlay Lake)
- INN TAIN
- SHWE NYAUNG

E - - NYAUNG SHWE  (this town market)
- PINDAYA
- NAM PAN  (The largest market in Inlay)
- SAGAR

Note: all market days may be held one day ahead at the time of full-moon and dark-moon days.

- Full-moon day

- Dark moon day

 

 


 

 

 


Pearl Nadi Travels & Tours Co., Ltd.

(Myanmar Travel Agent & Tour Operator)

No.120, 51st Street, Pazuntaung Township, Yangon, Myanmar. Tel/Fax: (+95-1) 292927, 292928, 200948. H.P: (+95-9) 500 8852, 43158994
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