Is it safe to travel to Myanmar at the moment?
We advise do not travel (level 4 of 4) to Myanmar due to ongoing civil unrest and armed conflict. There has been a significant increase in the level of violence with many deaths, injuries and arrests.
Is Myanmar closed to tourists?
Tourism is not permitted. Foreigners with compelling reasons to travel must get entry permission from the Myanmar Ministry of Foreign Affairs. COVID-19 restrictions are temporary, Myanmar will reopen to tourists as soon as safely possible.
When did lockdown start in Myanmar?
March. On 23 March, Myanmar confirmed its first and second COVID-19 cases. On 24 March, Myanmar has launched a community lockdown in one village from Chin State to control the spread of the COVID-19.
Is Yangon safe now?
In all the areas that foreigners are allowed to visit, Myanmar is very safe in terms of personal security: incidents of crime against foreigners are extremely low and Yangon is considered to be one of Asia’s safest large cities, with no areas that need to be avoided.
Can Myanmar enter Singapore now?
Entry into Singapore From Myanmar (Burma) is Restricted
Most travelers from selected countries are not allowed to enter Singapore. Those who wish to enter Singapore must apply for permission from the government.
Can we fly to Myanmar?
In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, Myanmar has suspended all visa-free privileges and issuance of visas. International commercial passenger flights to and from Myanmar remain banned.
Which countries are open for tourist?
Here is a list of countries that have opened their borders for Indian tourists:
- United States. The US has announced that it will be opening its borders for vaccinated travellers next month. …
- Thailand. …
- United Kingdom. …
- Sri Lanka. …
- Dubai. …
- Maldives. …
- Chile. …
What is the impact of COVID-19?
COVID-19 responsible for at least 3 million excess deaths in 2020. As of 31 December 2020, COVID-19 had infected over 82 million people and killed more than 1.8 million worldwide.