Magwe Vacation Packages
Magwe is situated approximately 80 miles (129 kilometers) west of the national capital Naypyidaw.
Savvy travelers often use Magwe as a base for further adventures. This much-loved region is blessed with numerous great natural and man-made attractions. Kyaukpadaung, 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the south, and Popa, 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the south of Magwe are also worth visiting should you have the time.
Enjoy a little local culture with a little sunshine and fresh air at the region's fabulous open-air markets. Tourists seeking out spots to learn more about local spiritual beliefs, will love visiting some of the region's temples.
Water-based sports are a popular pastime here. Take the opportunity to go rafting or scuba diving; this area has some great areas for it.
Burma/Myanmar cuisine is known for its special flavors, so don't miss the opportunity to taste some of the local dishes. Ngapi (fermented seafood) and also a thoke (salads) are popular here. All-time favorite meals are tea leaf salad and shan-style rice (fish rice), but naturally there are many other interesting meal options to sample. Halawa (sticky rice, butter and coconut), a great way to finish your meal. Try a black tea, an non-alcoholic beverage of choice.
When planning your holiday to Magwe, it's handy to remember that the most convenient major airport, Mandalay International Airport, is located in in Mandalay, 130 miles (209 kilometers) away.