April 23, 2014

‘Voluntourism’ English Conversation Classes in Yangon

Myanmar voluntourism tour

Khiri Travel Myanmar has started offering half-day experiences for its clients who want to give something back to the community and see the ‘real’ Myanmar. Khiri Travel Myanmar is supporting a local English school whose students love to practice their conversational English with foreigners. The … [Read more...]

Learn About the Three Buddhist Paths of Vietnam


Sometimes we have questions about life. Why is somebody sad while other ones are happy? How do we escape unhappiness? What does the Karma Wheel mean? Who is the Present Buddha, the Past Buddha, the Future Buddha, Happy Buddha, Lady Buddha? Where is Buddhist Heaven? How do we become … [Read more...]

Myanmar New Year: Khiri Office Hours

The Myanmar water festival is coming up in April. It isa festive time when everybody in Myanmar closes their offices and starts throwing water at each other in the streets. The Khiri Myanmar office will be Thursday 12 April to Tuesday 17 April 2012 and will reopen on Wednesday 18 April. During this … [Read more...]

When is the Best Time to Visit Myanmar?

The best time to visit Myanmar

The best time to visit Myanmar is between June and September. Yes you read it right. We are recommending visiting Myanmar during the monsoon season. (That’s what we recommend to our friends.) The climate in central Myanmar (Bagan, Mandalay, Hsipaw, Kalaw, Inle Lake) is similar to Northern … [Read more...]

Myanmar Visas On Arrival Working Well

Myanmar Visa on arrival

Save the trip to a Myanmar embassy and let Khiri Travel Myanmar handle visas on arrival for your clients. Simply fill in the form we send you and within one or two weeks you will receive the authorization letter for your visa on arrival. On arrival at Yangon airport the visa will be quickly stamped … [Read more...]

New Flights to Myanmar from Germany and Qatar


As Myanmar becomes more popular as a destination, the number of international airlines flying to Yangon (RGN) is increasing. Starting from October, Condor Air (from Frankfurt) will start flying to Yangon. At ITB Berlin, Qatar Airways said it would start flights to Myanmar anytime between May and … [Read more...]