Khiri Travel Myanmar’s MD Edwin Briels travelled by car through Myanmar to see if for himself if the country is ready for tourism.
2020 sees more travelers exploring the lesser-known destinations within Myanmar including areas in the Shan State.
2019 has been an exciting year for the tourism and hospitality industry in Myanmar with Bagan included as a UNESCO heritage site.
Boat trips to the diverse landscape and hiking in comfort deliver alternative insights into the Inle-Samkar-Pekon lakes region.
In the hills of southern Shan State in Myanmar, both Samkar Lake and Pekon Lake had been off limits for travellers until a few years ago.
Discover the ethnic Shan and Intha people with this biking and boating experience around Inle Lake.
Myanmar’s isolated Kayah State is home to the Kayan people, a sub-group of the Karenni, who still practice animism, erect totem poles and rely on their own herbal medicines and remedies to survive.
After escorting a BBC film crew through Shan State, Khiri Travel can now obtain a special travel permit to access remote areas of eastern Myanmar.
Kayah State is Myanmar smallest state and tucked away between the Southern part of Inle Lake and the Northern part of Kayin State.
4-wheel drive trip through Eastern Shan State – a trip from Inle Lake to Kengtung crossing the mountainous region of Eastern Shan state – a unique adventure to areas very few have been before.