Before you pack, check the weather for the country you will be visiting at www.AccuWeather.com
Take care of your health related preparations before you travel. Buy travel health insurance. DO NOT ASSUME you can get competent medical care in Myanmar.
Myanmar still does not offer many choices when it comes to shopping. DO NOT ASSUME that you can buy your favorite product in Myanmar.
Don't forget to pack:
- Long pants / skirt (required on Pagodas)
- Insect repellent crea
Currency Myanmar Kyat is the national currency but US Dollars are widely accepted at tourist destinations and hotels. International access ATMs can be found in most part of Yangon. Recently, more shops at tourist destinations and restaurants have started accepting the use of Credit Cards for purchase. It is recommended that you bring crisp, clean notes free of stamps to get the best exchange rate as the rates differ based on the note quality. Tipping Tipping is common in Myan