Yes, when we plan a trip then a lot of questions come in mind that’s why here is given some questions that generally every person thinks before start any trip to/from international or local. So, let’s see those questions with suitable answers, such as
1. Are the Trip and Price Guaranteed?
The trip is guaranteed even with the sign-up of the minimum of two people. The price shown with departure date is guaranteed once you send us a trip application form with a deposit of $350.00. Otherwise, it may change until we receive the trip applications form.
2. What Is Internal Air?
There are flights involved in the trip. Internal Air is the flights between one city/place to another during the trip. Since the airfares keep changing, we do not include this in the land cost.
3. Can You Arrange My Flights From/To U.S.?
Yes, we can arrange your flights from/to U.S. We can match the online airfare, if not lower one. You just need to email us your full name as appears on the passport and departure city in U.S. We will then send you a quote for the flight. To issue the ticket, we just need your credit card details.
4. How Soon Do I Book the Trip?
The sooner you book, the better it is, because getting lower airfare from U.S. is higher when you book well in advance. Also, it is hard to get seats on some of the internal flight if it is closer to departure date. You can usually make the international flight reservation nine months prior to your departure date.
5. Do I Need Visa, Permit & Entrance Fees?
Yes, you need a visa for Myanmar. You can apply and get online e-visa, which is easy. Just go to https://evisa.moip.gov.mm for visa. All the permits and entrance fees are included in the trip.
6. What About the Weather?
Winter is the best time to travel to Myanmar which is from November to February. The weather generally stays nice and sunny during the period, and the chance of rain is very low.
7. When Do I Need to Pay?
At the time of booking, you need to send us $ 350.00 deposit with a trip application form. $ 1000 is due 3 months prior to departure, and balance is due 2 months prior to departure. For the internal flight, you may need to pay about 5-6 months as we need to issue the tickets to secure the flight seats.
8. How Big Are the Groups?
Our groups are usually small, so you get the personalized services from local guides. There must be minimum of 2 people to run the trip and the maximum is 10 people in the group.
9. How Difficult Is the Trip?
This is an easy trip. However, you have to be physically fit to do this trip. You will be spending from around 9 AM to 4 PM touring around, going from one place to another taking scenic drive and enjoying the world-famous monuments/heritage sites here and there.
10. Do I Need Travel Insurance & Where I Purchase It?
We strongly recommend you to purchase the travel insurance which protects you, in case if you had to cancel the trip or other reasons like flight delay, flight cancellation, and medical evacuation. Once you book the trip, we can send you a Travel Insurance Quote. You can either buy through the link we send you or from your choice of other insurance companies.
11. What About Accommodations, Meals & Upgrade?
You will be staying in nice, comfortable accommodation with attached bath. Your breakfast is always included. Your guide can help you to buy lunch and dinner. A decent meal will cost you about $ 8-12 in tourist class restaurant. If you like to upgrade it to higher end hotels, that is also possible with additional price.
12. What About Guide, Drivers and Travel During the Period?
We provide experienced driver and English-speaking local guides during the tour. You will be traveling in comfortable private Car or van or mini bus with driver and guide depending on the number of people in the group.
13. What Should I Pack?
We will email you a packing list once you book the trip with us. We mail you the final information packet 2-3 months prior to departure. You will find the all relevant information including confirmed hotels, local contact details, domestic flight info, and packing list as well.
14. Can I Extend My Trip?
Yes, you can extend your trip to Thailand, Laos, Cambodia or Bhutan or other destinations in Asia. You may like to inform this at the time of booking the trip, should you book the international flight with us. We would be happy to arrange your extension as well.
15. Can We Make This as A Private Trip on Our Own Date?
Yes, we can arrange this trip as a private trip on your own date. However, the price will be higher.
And if you have any other doubts then you can clearly discuss with us on www.thirdeyetravel.com and can also book the tour packages for attracting destinations like Myanmar tour packages, Mongolia tour package, Nepal Tibet Bhutan tour packages, and so on.