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Temples of Bagan in Myanmar
Temples of Bagan in Myanmar

  |   Myanmar

There are over 2,200 temples and pagodas at the site of Bagan, seeing and learning about all of them is not realistic. You are much better off making a plan of which temples you find most interesting and then trying to make it around all of them instead.

U Bein Bridge
U Bein Bridge

  |   Myanmar

The beautiful U Bein bridge is easily one of Myanmar’s most photographed and iconic sites. With its picturesque structure, bustling local life and legendary sunsets, it’s fast becoming one of Myanmar’s premier tourist attractions.

History of Shwedagon Pagoda
History of Shwedagon Pagoda

  |   Myanmar

Located in Yangon, the spectacular Shwedagon Pagoda is believed by Buddhists to be around 2,500 years old and is the most sacred site for the Buddhist population of Myanmar.

Salkantay Trail
Salkantay Trail

  |   Cusco & Sacred Valley

Standing on top of the hill looking down at the complex of ancient ruins is a feeling unlike any other. Suddenly, the ache in your muscles, after days of trekking, evaporates and all you can think about is the jaw-dropping sight before your eyes.

Best Hiking Boots for the Inca Trail
Best Hiking Boots for the Inca Trail

  |   Packing Tips

The Inca Trail might see a lot of footfall but its terrain is just as rugged as ever, meaning that your choice of footwear can really make or break your trip. Hiking along the Inca Trail means committing to travelling around 12 km per day on foot... 

Where is the Amazon Rainforest Located?
Where is the Amazon Rainforest Located?

  |   Amazon Tours

The Amazon Rainforest is located in 9 different countries but the majority of it (around 60%) is located in Brazil. The rest of it can be found in Peru, Colombia, Ecuador, Bolivia, Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana (which is technically an overseas territory).

Yangon and Mandalay
Yangon and Mandalay

  |   Myanmar

For those in search of urban attractions, the country certainly delivers with myriad historical, religious and cultural treasures scattered throughout its cities. Here we cover two of Myanmar’s most prominent – Yangon and Mandalay.

Myanmar Travel and Tours
Myanmar Travel and Tours

  |   Myanmar

Myanmar is a fascinating and unique Southeast Asian destination, fast emerging on the international tourist scene. But how best to explore its incredible wealth of historical and cultural attractions? There are two ways to see the country – by land or by water.

Top 10 Things to See in Myanmar
Top 10 Things to See in Myanmar

  |   Myanmar

From archaeological wonders to pristine palm-lined beaches, panoramic viewpoints to colossal caves and serene lakes, we’ve profiled the top 10 things to see in Myanmar, one of Asia’s fastest emerging destinations.

Where is the Mekong River?
Where is the Mekong River?

  |   Mekong River

Before boarding a Mekong River cruise, you will need to answer the question, where is the Mekong River? The river flows through China, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia.

About Rainforest Cruises

Rainforest Cruises is a boutique travel company specializing in Amazon river cruises and tours, providing you with the finest collection of cruises in Peru, Brazil, Ecuador, the Galapagos Islands and Panama. As South American travel experts we have all the advice you need to help you find and book your dream cruise and an unforgettable adventure of a lifetime.

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The Johannson family encounter a sloth on their rainforest cruise.
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