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Thadingyut Festival 2023: Your Ultimate Guide

Get ready for a captivating experience with Myanmar's most renowned celebration - the Thadaingyut Festival! Learn more here.

Thadingyut - Twinkling Festival of Lights in Myanmar

To participate in this momentous occasion, you won't need much. Perhaps a single candle or a colorful lantern might be an ideal addition. All you have to do is switch on your lights and join the crowds celebrating the festival in the towns of Myanmar.

Inle Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda Festival

This year, as the golden sun of 2023 rises, the second-largest lake - Inle prepares to host one of Myanmar's most enchanting celebrations: the Inle Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda Festival. Read more here.

Delightful Housewarming Festival of Kayah ethnic

Explore the vibrant culture of the Kayah ethnic group in Myanmar through their enchanting housewarming festival. Discover age-old traditions, rituals, and the warm hospitality that make this event a unique cultural experience. Join us in uncovering the rich heritage of the Kayah people in Kayah State

Unforgettable Myanmar Local Experiences to Explore

Myanmar, a captivating Southeast Asian country, has drawn tourists from around the world with its natural wonders, ancient temples, and distinct culture. In this blog post, we will take you on a journey of remarkable local experiences in Myanmar, allowing you to connect with the heart and soul of this beautiful country.

Thingyan Water Festival of Myanmar

Experience the unique traditions of Myanmar's Thingyan Water Festival, held annually during the third part of April, as you get drenched in fun and festive celebrations that mark the start of the Burmese New Year. Check out this story to know what do we do during Thingyan and when does Thingyan start...

Shittaung Pagoda Festival in Mrauk U, Myanmar 

Arakanese people celebrate 12 months of Myanmar festivals according to the Burmese Calendar The majority of Arakanese are Buddhists consequently their festivals mainly consist of Buddhist celebrations. Among the many festivals, the most unique and famous festival in Mrauk U is the Shittaung pagoda festival. Read more......

Dawei 28 Buddha Statues Festival

Dawei Town is not only just a perfect destination full of beautiful mountains, beaches, islands, hotsprings, waterfalls, historical pagodas but also with unique and wonderful traditional cultures and festivals. You can also enjoy the natural beauty and traditional culture. By visiting the twenty-eight buddha statues Festival, you can see and learn that the people of Dawei are generous with charity and treasure the value of Dawei traditional cultures.

Alm Bowl Floating Festival of Dawei Myanmar

The Alm Bowl festival is a traditional event that takes place in Dawei each year. During the festival, local people enjoy special moments with Dawei traditional dances, music and culture. If you visit Dawei in October, you can experience this unique event for yourself.

12 Months Festivals in Myanmar

The diverse culture of Myanmar is on full display during its seasonal festivals. The country has a number or celebrated ones, all with their own unique traditions and celebrations that happen throughout the year!

Naga New Year Festival

The Naga traditional New Year festival is held in the middle of January after harvest time. The festival is usually celebrated over 3 days.

Myanmar Christmas Traditions - How We Celebrate

Learn about Christmas Traditions in Myanmar and how the people in the different regions celebrate during the festive season.

The Magnificent Taunggyi Fire Balloon Festival

Myanmar people who are prosperous with diverse traditions and who are keen to have fun hold the respective festivals every month according to Myanmar Lunar Festival. So, 12 different festivals are mostly held on each full moon day with its own tradition and specification that some full moon days are even national holidays and some are not. Besides, some are held nationwide while some are held only in specific regions. Among those 12 festivals, Thazaungdine Fire Balloon festival which is held in 8th Myanmar lunar month called Thazaungmone is a famous and magnificent one.

Elephant dancing Festival of Kyaukse

Read all about this not miss Elephant Dancing Festival near Mandalay