Day trip from Yangon to World Heritage listed Halin, Beikthano and Sri Ksetra is set up and also visit along Ayeyarwady River by cruise to these places is made, per source of Archaeology and National Museum Department (Pyay).About 600 came to such places before being listed UNESCO and after the number reached over 9000.”Though the time is rainy season, visitors are regularly to come. Normally, visitors from water way are over 60 with 30 foreigners,” per source of Archaeology and National Museum Department (Pyay). Management Plan for preservation if world trotters often visit the places, natural disaster and long term substantiality has already been submitted to World Heritage List together with the application. To know world Heritage listed Halin, Beikthano and Sri Ksetra from the world, the trip will be exhibited in international travel show, per source of Myanmar Tourism market upgrade committee, the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism. With the aim to draw more foreigners to these places, some local travel and tour companies arranging other tour schedules together with this destination.
Source : Traveller (From Aug 31 to Sept 6 ) Vol 3, No 12