Best Things To Do in Yangon, Myanmar

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  1. Shwedagon Pagoda

    # 1 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 679 times in trip plans
    Shwedagon Pagoda

    Tags: Religious Site, Landmark, Historical Site

    Address: Dagon, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

    Timings: 04:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Every year, a lot of tourists flock to Yangon to see its splendid ancient pagodas only. Amongst the others, Shwedagon Pagoda is the better known one and invites a lot of tourists owing to its enchanti...Read more

  2. Taukkyan War Cemetery

    # 2 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 476 times in trip plans
    Taukkyan War Cemetery

    Tags: Cemetery

    Address: 1, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

    Timings: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    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 t...Read more

  3. Chaukhtatgyi Buddha Temple

    # 3 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 583 times in trip plans
    Chaukhtatgyi Buddha Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Shwegondine Road, Bahan Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar

    Timings: 06:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Located in Bahan Township in Yangon, the Chaukhtatgyi Buddha temple is a beautiful temple devoting to the revered reclining images of Buddha. The Buddha image kept here is 66 metres (217 ft) long...Read more

  4. Botataung Pagoda

    # 4 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 575 times in trip plans
    Botataung Pagoda

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Strand Rd, Yangon MMR013017, Myanmar (Burma)

    Timings: 06:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Situated in the downtown beside the Yangon River, the Botataung Pagoda is a beautiful pagoda that inspires awe and reverence. This pagoda was interestingly named after the thousand military leaders wh...Read more

  5. Yangon Circular Train

    # 5 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 545 times in trip plans
    Yangon Circular Train

    Tags: Entertainment, Train Ride, Rides

    Address: Kun Chan Rd, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

    Timings: 06:10 am - 05:10 pm Details

    Although a means of transportation, the Yangon Circular train has come to be an attraction in itself. This is a rail network that is operated by Myanmar Railways, and connects satellite towns and subu...Read more

  6. Saint Mary's Cathedral

    # 6 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 606 times in trip plans
    Saint Mary's Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: 372, Bo Aung Kyaw St, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

    Located on Bo Aung Kyaw Street in Botahtaung Township, Yangon, the Saint Mary’s Cathedral is an exquisite place of spirituality to visit. The cathedral looks beautiful with its red bri...Read more

  7. Kandawgyi Park And Lake

    # 7 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 593 times in trip plans
    Kandawgyi Park And Lake

    Tags: Water Body, Park, Leisure, Lake

    Address: Kan Yeik Tha Rd, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

    Timings: 04:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Kandawgyi Park is one of the most beautiful lakes of Yangon that looks tranquil and mesmerizing with its transparent waters. In fact, the golden pagodas and silver moonlight finds reflection in it mak...Read more

  8. Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue

    # 8 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 241 times in trip plans
    Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue

    Tags: Historical Site, Synagogue

    Address: 26th St, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

    Timings: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm Details

    This is Myanmar’s only Jewish house of worship that reminds its onlookers of the once thriving Jewish community who lived in Yangon in the initial part of 20th century. This synagogue was constr...Read more

  9. Inya Lake

    # 9 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 9 times in trip plans
    Inya Lake Image

    Tags: Water Body, Lake

    Address: Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

    Timings: 04:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Inya Lake is the largest lake of Yangon whose surrounding area is used as a recreational area for the locals as well as the visitors. This is an artificial lake that was designed by British as a water...Read more

  10. Bogyoke Market

    # 10 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 482 times in trip plans
    Bogyoke Market

    Tags: Art Gallery, Market, Specialty Shop, Souvenir Shop

    Address: Bo Gyoke Rd, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    A visit to the Bogyoke Aung San Market is one of the best ways to have an insight into the local life of Yangon and to collect the beautiful souvenirs to take back home. Located in the Pabedan To...Read more

  11. Sule Pagoda

    # 11 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 56 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Religious Site

    Address: Maha Bandula Road, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

    Timings: 04:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    In the midst of a busy street is a beautiful gem shining in gold. While you’d fall short of words to describe this beauty, the locals call it the Sule Pagoda.The Sule Pagoda is a Burmese stupa d...Read more

  12. China Town

    # 12 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 585 times in trip plans
    China Town

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Street Market

    Address: Yangon Town, Myanmar, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    There’s something peculiar about the Yangon Chinatown that makes it different from the rest. The Chinatown in this city has a heap to explore. There are several eating joints and a fleet of shop...Read more

  13. Nga Htat Gyi Buddha Temple

    # 13 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 484 times in trip plans
    Nga Htat Gyi Buddha Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Statue

    Address: Shwegondaing Rd, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

    Timings: 06:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Nga Htat Gyi Pagoda is a lovely temple that’s huge and attracts ample of tourists each year. Of course it isn’t the biggest in Yangon, however, the peace and calm at the holy shrine ma...Read more

  14. Bogyoke Aung San Museum

    # 14 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 265 times in trip plans
    Bogyoke Aung San Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 25, Bo Gyoke Museum Ln, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The Bogyoke Aung San Museum is actually the home of General Aung San, where he lived before his assassination in 1947. He left behind, his wife and three beloved children who occupied the house until ...Read more

  15. Yangon Central Railway Station

    # 15 of 94 Things To Do in Yangon | Added 474 times in trip plans
    Yangon Central Railway Station

    Tags: Landmark

    Address: Kun Chan Rd, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Yangon Central Railway Station still looks like how the British left it. The beautiful station hasn’t been painted ever since. Take a train of circular railway here and experience the fun br...Read more

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