In the last nine months of 2012, international arrivals doubled.
Flight Centre has listed Burma among its top 10 countries to go to in 2013. A spokesperson said demand for tours to Burma has been overwhelming.
or Myanmar, remains among the world most mysterious and untouched destinations. The nation is now on people travel radars as a holiday destination, following the encouraging actions of President Thein Sein, who has put the country on the path to democracy."
companies in Australia are reporting an overwhelming curiosity about travel to Burma already, following the release of new tours in the region, so predictions are that 2013 is going to be big."
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The county offers a mixed and colourful culture, with as many as 135 different ethnicities. It location between India, China and Thailand causes it to be the perfect an addon for all those wanting to explore all of Indochina.
Singapore Airlines took control of flights to Burma from Silk Air this past year. By doing so they increased the seat capacity by 55 percent.
SIA Executive Vice President Commercial, Mr Mak Swee Wah said demand has been growing strongly for both business and leisure travel to Burma.
Smart traveller, the government travel advice website still says tourists should exercise a higher degree of caution when travelling in Burma.
Same with Burma on your 2013 travel radar? Perhaps you should plan a trip before it gets too crowded.
Ways to get there:
Singapore Airlines, return airfares priced from $1322 per person twin share. Price is based on travel between April 25 and June 26, 2013.
Thai Airways, return airfares priced from $1047 per person twin share. Price is based on travel between May 6 and could 3, 2013.
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