Myeik tourism hits 17-year high

Snorkelling resorts in the Myeik Archipelago attracted around 2,000 foreign visitors in the first four months of this year, according to the Directorate of Hotels and Tourism (Myeik Branch). Last year, tourism revenue in the area hit a 17-year high, Ks 57.99 million (US$57,991). Entry fees to Kawthoung District and Myeik District are $50 and […]

25 more hotels open in Mandalay as tourism surges

Myanmar’s second-largest city, Mandalay, now has a total of 129 hotels, after another 25 opened in its downtown and uptown areas from January to July this year, according to the Directorate of Hotels and Tourism for Mandalay Region. Official figures put the total number in the entire region at 236 hotels with 7,940 rooms as […]