Yangon Overview

Yangon is located at about 30 km from the sea in the fertile delta of southern Myanmar, on the banks of the Yangon River. The city is practically a jungle. Yangon is Myanmar’s largest city, with beautiful colonial style buildings and colorful markets in the street.

Get In

  • By plane to Yangon International Airport (RGN), located 30 minutes north of the city centre
  • By train
  • By boat
  • By bus

Get around

  • By taxi
  • By train
  • By trishaw
  • By bus
  • By boat
  • On foot
  • By bicycle

See & Do

  • Shwedagon Pagoda
  • Sule Pagoda
  • Botataung Pagoda (Buddha hairs)
  • Chauktatgyi Pagoda (Reclining Buddha)
  • Balloon ride over Yangon
  • Saint Mary’s Cathedral
  • Holy Trinity Cathedral
  • Inya Lake
  • Kandawgyi Lake
  • Aung San’s House
  • Martyrs’ Mausoleum
  • National Museum
  • Strand Hotel
  • The circular train
  • Yangon Station
  • Dallah Ferry
  • Food market
  • Karaweik Palace
  • Cultural buffet Dinner-Shows at the National Theatre
  • Chinatown
  • Bogyoke Aung San market (Scott Market)
  • Kyaiktiyo (Golden Rock)
  • Twante: Shwesandaw Pagoda, Oh-Bo pottery sheds

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