Old World Charm - Myanmar
This tour is designed for travelers who love old world charm and mingling with quaint local craft communities. Myanmar is known for its traditional crafts - pottery, woven goods, precious stones, lacquer ware and tapestry. The tour is designed for 8 days and includes visits to Myanmar's must visit destinations.
Bagan - widely known for its intriguing Buddhist temples, is a traditional center for the production of lacquer ware. An endless selection of fabrics and textiles can be found in Mandalay, including 'shwe chi htoe' a local tapestry created using gold and silver thread. Inle - home of the famous 'leg rowers' is the best place to get lotus shawls and traditional dresses. Another addition to your shopping list should be jades, rubies and sapphires which are freely available in licensed stores in Yangon.