Mogok – Ruby Valley

One of the world's foremost ruby and gem producing areas, the remote region of Mogok in northern Myanmar offers a series of gleaming attractions for visitors. Explore this once-restricted area with a three-day tour that calls at quaint villages, imposing monasteries, lush jungle and mountains shrouded with mist. Visit the local markets and ruby mines, whose precious stones now adorn Buddhist temples, thrones and even tiaras belonging to Queen Elizabeth II.