Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Bigger Than Ever: the Taunggyi Hot Air Balloon Festival in Myanmar

Shan state in the east of Myanmar is getting ready for a spectacular balloon festival. It will be held between 8 and 15 of November 2016. The event will see the launch of over a hundred traditional paper balloons. In a remote field in the mountains in mysterious Shan State in Myanmar a yearly tradition [...]

Ten Great Quotes About Tourism in Myanmar as the Country Votes on its Future

As Myanmar goes to the polls on November 8, ten people in its tourism sector pinpoint how the radical changes in the country since 2011 have affected them and what their hopes are for the future. 1) Ms. Khin Omar Win, Co-founder, Balloons Over Bagan / Eastern Safaris – The most significant change is the [...]

Khiri Travel Presents a Different Mogok Area Trip in Myanmar

While the perception is that a visit to Mogok near Mandalay is only about gem stone mining, a new Khiri Travel experience offers a very different take Travel agents now can book an innovative 4-day/3-night Khiri Travel discovery trip to the Mogok gem area in northern Myanmar, that doesn’t visit a gem mine. Instead, the [...]

Khiri Travel Introduces Culinary Experiences in Asia

New tour options celebrate the beautiful relationship between food and travel Khiri Travel has introduced seven culinary experiences across five countries that showcase authentic local food in iconic settings. The signature food experiences have been designed to give a visceral flavor of place that will appeal to everyone from serial snackers to committed gourmets. The [...]

Around the Scenic Ruins, Bagan Villagers Need Water

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Bangkok, 19 March 2015 Whilst tourists come and go, villagers around the ancient city of Bagan in Myanmar need water wells to combat drought, debt and malnutrition The jewel in Myanmar’s tourism crown is Bagan, an ancient center of power in the central Myanmar arid zone. The city’s power ebbed [...]

Khiri Travel Launches Epic 40-Day, 5-Country Tour in Mekong Region

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Bangkok, 13 January 2015 Southeast Asia specialist dmc Khiri Travel creates an adventurous trip with a huge variety of experiences and insights in Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam. Available for travel trade, from only USD 4,030 per person Khiri Travel has launched its “Epic Multi-Country Program,” a 40-day, five-country [...]

our Great Ways to Interact with Khiri Travel @WTM_London

Travel agents, tour operators and media – here are four great ways to get ahead and advance your own travel industry interests by interacting with Khiri Travel at the World Travel Market in London, 3-6 November 1. Meet Khiri Travel at the Sri Lanka stand AS130 Sri Lanka, Maldives and Indonesia have been added this [...]

New Khiri Tour Links Two Ancient Kingdoms in Myanmar

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Bangkok, 29 July 2014 A new six-day adventure trip between Bagan and Mrauk U is for travelers who are comfortable with no electricity or phones along the way Khiri Travel Myanmar has launched a unique trip that links the two ancient kingdoms of Bagan and Mrauk U in Myanmar. Khiri [...]

Khiri Travel and Asia Film Fixers Make Top Gear Myanmar a Reality

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION Bangkok, 13 March 2014 Clarkson, Hammond and May choose Asia Film Fixers and Khiri Travel to get job done The BBC’s most popular show, Top Gear, is wowing millions of viewers this week with its two-part special on Burma (Myanmar). In the programs, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May [...]