Pakokku Vacation Packages
Pakokku is situated approximately 130 miles (209 kilometers) northwest of Naypyidaw, the national capital.
Pakokku is not the only place in this popular region worth seeing; visitors with plenty of time can also take a day trip or two to experience the charms of the surrounding landscapes, towns and cities. Two places in the vicinity of Pakokku are Bagan, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the west, and Popa, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north.
Burma/Myanmar is renowned for its ruins; these are often evocative testaments to the region's rich history. Visitors longing for places of quiet contemplation, will love visiting some of the region's temples.
Have you ever wondered if you'd be brave enough to have a try hot air ballooning? The Burma/Myanmar area is a great place to give it a go.
Try common dishes or drinks so you can get to the heart of the local culture. Ngapi (fermented seafood) and also a thoke (salads) are popular here. There are plenty of specialty dishes locally. Try out tea leaf salad or shan-style rice (fish rice). Halawa (sticky rice, butter and coconut) is a great choice to end your meal. Black tea is great drink to ask for anytime.
The handiest major airport, Mandalay International Airport, is located in Mandalay, 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the northeast of Pakokku, a handy point to remember when planning your vacation.