Q– What are the necessary documents for a cross border trip to Myanmar?

A– There are two types of cross border trips to enter Myanmar.

(1) Caravan Tour (By motorbikes, cars, bicycles)

  • Proposal applied by Travel Agency (1 sheet )
  • Lists of visitors (6 sheet)
  • Schedule of the visit (6 sheet)
  • List of vehicles and photos of vehicles (6 sheet)

(left, right, front, back side)

  • Curriculum Vitae (CV) of tour guide (6 sheet)
  • Copy of tour guide license (6 sheet)
  • Copy of transportation license (1 sheet)

(2) Cross border trips without own vehicles

  • Proposal applied by Travel Agency (1 sheet )
  • Lists of visitors (6 sheet)
  • Schedule of the visit (6 sheet)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV) of tour guide (6 sheet)
  • Copy of tour guide license (6 sheet)
  • Copy of transportation license (1 sheet)

For additional information, please explore at www.tourism.gov.mm

 

 

  1. Q- I would like to know the procedure to get permission to travel Myanmar by land .

          A– The process to be done by tourists who want to pass Myanmar with own vehicles is

  • Get the visa from the concerned Myanmar Embassy.
  • Firstly, contact with the compatible travel agency in Myanmar to make necessary arrangements for tour.
  • Contacted travel agency need to have the passport copy, schedule of the visit, detailed information of vehicle (photos, type   of car, car model No., engine No., and so forth).
  • Travel agency has to apply the approval for permission from Ministry of Hotels and Tourism one week prior to visit.
  •  When the approval is ready, one of the officials concerned from the Ministry and tour guide from the travel agency will  accompany with the tourists throughout the whole visit.

For additional information, please explore at the www.tourism.gov.mm

 

  1. Q– How can I apply for a license if I operate a tourism related business (for examples- travel agency, hotel etc.)?

A- Ministry of Hotels and Tourism issues four types of licenses to operate tourism-related businesses. They are-

  • Hotels, Motels and Lodging-house business licenses
  • Tour operation enterprise licenses
  • Tourist transport business licenses
  • Tour guide business licenses

You can find the detailed process of applying one of the above licenses on our Ministry website www.tourism.gov.mm.

 

4. Q– Where can I find the statistical information of Myanmar tourism ?

  A– You can find the statistical information of Myanmar tourism on our website tourism.gov.mm and under the title “Publications”.