Nay Pyi Taw ,12th June 2019
Visitors coming to Myanmar in their own vehicles, thought small at this point, continues to grow in popularity.
“It is a wonderful way for visitors to see and experience all that Myanmar has to offer, said a spokesperson for the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism, with the convenience of their own vehicle”
The Ministry of Hotels and Tourism sees thegrowthin this form ofvisitation as an indication of the changing patterns of tourism to Myanmar and encouragesMyanmar tourism operators to work with the Ministry to assist in the growth and development of thisimportantmarketsegment.
On the “9th May. another party of 2 Koreans visited Myanmar in their own car, with arrangements made by MoHT and Man Giri Industrial Co.Ltd. The Korean visitors also entered Myanmar via the Tamu Border gate from India and visited Tamu- Monya-Mandalay-Nay Pyi Taw- Yangon- Hpa-an-Myawaddybefore departing Myanmar through Myawaddy Border gate to Thailand.
With the recent announcement of the UNESCO World Heritage listing for Bagan, the level of interest in Myanmar as a destination will continue to grow as more people around the world see Myanmar as a destination of choice due to it great diversity of natural, and cultural precincts.
The role of the Ministry is to facilitate such visits and invites industry operates to contact the Ministry to discuss the ways of encouraging further development of this exciting and valuable market