Over the years, Myanmar has consistently been improving its infrastructure and borders, which has enabled travelers to visit areas that were previous inaccessible. Our Overland Journey between Thailand and Myanmar makes excellent use of Myanmar’s newest advancements, making for a truly unforgettable visit.
Starting off in Thailand, visitors can explore the beauty of Bangkok before boarding a train to travel to the famed Kanchanaburi area. During the route, learn all about the Burma-Siam Railway that was built by the Japanese during World War II using Prisoners of War as their laborers.
From the Thai border, continue west into southern Myanmar via Hti Khi. Journey overland towards Yangon in a trip that puts a great deal of the country on display. For travelers looking to witness what everyday life is like for modern Burmese, this trip is spectacular. Cross through the coastal city of Mawlamyine, Hpa An with its Buddhist attractions and see the iconic Golden Rock before reaching the city of Yangon. Enjoy a few days in Myanmar’s most cosmopolitan destination before wrapping up this epic overland journey.