Taukkyan War Cemetery

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  • Address: 1, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
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  • Timings: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +95-9790703979
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Cemetery, Family And Kids

As the name suggests, the Taukkyan War Cemetery is dedicated to the Allied soldiers under the British Commonwealth who lost their lives in Burma during the Second World War. This cemetery is home to the graves of at least 6,374 soldiers along with memorial pillars. On the Rangoon Memorial, the names of over 27000 soldiers have been written who fought under the Commonwealth. There is also a section of 867 graves that contain the remains of unidentified soldiers. Opened in 1951, this cemetery also contains the remnants of soldiers who died in Meiktila, Akyab (Sittwe), Mandalay, and Sahmaw.

Taukkyan War Cemetery Travel Tips

  • This place is disabled friendly.

Entrance Ticket Details For Taukkyan War Cemetery

  • Entry is free.

How to Reach Taukkyan War Cemetery

  • By rented car from city centre.

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  • Taukkyan War Cemetery Address: 1, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
  • Taukkyan War Cemetery Contact Number: +95-9790703979
  • Taukkyan War Cemetery Timing: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Taukkyan War Cemetery(preferred time): 07:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Taukkyan War Cemetery: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 54.14% of people who visit Yangon include Taukkyan War Cemetery in their plan

  • 67.86% of people start their Taukkyan War Cemetery visit around 07 AM - 08 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Taukkyan War Cemetery

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Taukkyan War Cemetery

People normally club together Snake Pagoda and Chaukhtatgyi Buddha Temple while planning their visit to Taukkyan War Cemetery.

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