Yangon, the largest city and former capital of Myanmar, is the most common the entry point into the country. With a colorful history and some of the greatest colonial architecture, the city is a perfect start to a memorable travel experience in Myanmar. The bustling markets & restaurants, bumpy train rides, motorbike-free avenues, stunning colonial buildings, numerous temples & stupas, and the friendly locals dressed in their traditional clothing, all come together to create the perfect blend of culture. Some visitors enjoy Yangon so much they stay for days on end.Highlights • Feel the taste of Local Foods in Yangon • Travelling to Future by meeting with Fortune Teller • The glorious Shwedagon pagoda, heart of Yangon. • Experience the cultures of Religions (Buddhist, Hindu and Catholic)
Yangon is steeped in history, as a Mon village, she was known first as Dagon after the Golden Shwedagon Pagoda.Then in May, 1755 King Alaungpaya renamed her Yangon "The end of Strife" after he had conquered and finally crushed the ancient Mon Kingdom.Modern History of Yangon can be traced through its colonial era buildings and the imprint of the past is indelibly marked on the life cycle of each remaining structure.
Experiencing food is one of the most enjoyable things to do for travelers in Asia and it is no exception for Myanmar. Street food in Myanmar is something that acts as a quick snack for locals but is also a way to spend time with friends and enjoy conversation. But do you know where to find the best street dishes in Yangon on your own? Let’s explore Yangon street foods to taste at least 8 different types of snacks and hope that you find with us a perfect way to complete your culinary exploration of Yangon.
-our guide will pick up at your hotel about 8 AM, then take you the Dala city not far from Yangon - Take Trishaw to explore about local life style - Afternoon, return to Yangon start highlight sightseeing (culture,local night market)- Overall, do believe that you will be very happy exploring about real local rural life and Sihasana Palin (Lion Throne).
Erscheinungsdatum: 12/2009, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: Yangon, Titelzusatz: Burma, Yangon Division, Naypyidaw, List of Name Changes in Yangon, Yangon International Airport, Redaktion: Surhone, Lambert M. // Timpledon, Miriam T. // Marseken, Susan F., Verlag: Betascript Publishers, Sprache: Englisch, Rubrik: Mathematik // Sonstiges, Seiten: 92, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 153 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
Yangon discover tour is private full day tour which is designed to show you significant places of Yangon and local life styles, culture, tradition and history. The tour combine all amazing experiences you would discover in Yangon which include walking tour, popular train ride, Shwedagone Pagoda, The tour starts off with an morning walking tour, where you will be walking among once colonial part of town, to trace background history of Yangon, see yourself reaming colonial buildings, how they have been used and amazing architecture. Continue your tour with popular train ride, and see life along the loop.Move on the the most famous Bogyoke Market, which is one of the must see attraction in Yangon (closed on Monday), last but not the least most magnificent and spiritual site, Shwedagon Pagoda, amazed at the purely gilded stupa, see and involve in some religious activities and gain merit. Enjoy the most spectacular sight of Shwedagon Pagoda in the evening.
Downtown Yangon is the most interesting part for tourists. Yangon is one of the most beautiful preserved colonial cities in Asia; the range of architecturally stunning buildings here is amazing. It is quite easy to do a leisurely walking tour.
The 4-day Yangon to Bagan tour offers you a chance to visit famous sites of the city center of Yangon, explore various most revered temples and monuments of the legendary land of Bagan. Additionally, you will learn more about unique tradition and culture of the locals in some typical villages.
Gone are the days of haggling the price with taxi drivers at the airport! Arrive in Yangon International Airport and get picked up by your private driver, transfer directly from the airport to your chosen hotel in central Yangon.
Traveling and enjoying nightlife in Myanmar can be a bit of a challenge for most tourists. Compared to other Southeast Asian cities like Bangkok or Kuala Lampur, nightlife in Yangon is rather subdued but it doesn’t mean that there is nothing to do or nowhere to go. Early curfews and blackouts are fast becoming things of the past. With its growing economy, nightlife in Yangon is evolving rapidly.
Picture yourself that you just arrive in a thriving city of Myanmar called "Yangon" which has a personality that is unique, incredible, rich histories, a melting pot of cultures. As you want to spend the very first day of your holiday in Yangon in a meaningful way, what would you do? Definitely, you want to get a comprehensive introduction to Yangon. That is why we crafted "Understanding the real Yangon" for you. In this guided tour, we cover the best of Yangon with your own local EXPERT!Highlights _ Tracing back to the history of Yangon as we explore in downtown areas_ A visit to the bustling market and mingle with locals_ Learn Buddhism while discovering holiest pagoda of Myanmar_ Build a fun conversation with astrologer and let him read your future
This is a real must-see tour if you only have a little time to explore our enormous and dynamic Yangon. Discover the most vibrant part of Yangon in less than three hours with a number of colonial heritage buildings, houses of worships which make Yangon renowned as cosmopolitan city. Find out the ways of lives with a series of neighborhood from Little India to China Town, the highlights of Yangon history from 17th century and the lively local market together with our friendly and professional local guide. One of the fun and entertaining facts about this tour is you can ask anything about Myanmar during the tea talk at local tea shop.