Yangon, the capital, also considered as the Garden City of the East" is the gateway to Myanmar. adorned with idyllic lakes, shady parks and green tropical vegetation, Yangon is at once friendly and welcoming. Yangon is also a growing bustling business centre.
The first pagoda built on earth since 2,600 years ago. People believe they enshrined 8 hair relics of Buddha in Shwe Dagon Pagoda. Covered with gold from top to bottom and put many precious stones and diamonds on top of the pagoda. It is the most amazing place to learn Buddhist culture, Arts and Architecture, Beautiful wood carvings, hundreds of small stupas, Buddha Images and lively reaction between religion and its people.
Timce necessary to visit -1-2 Hours.
Best time Evening time before sunset.
It is situated at the middle of the city center and landmark of Yangon. The main pagoda is surrounded with different religious statues and the most important and interesting one is Sule BoBo Gyi, the guardian spirit and one helped to rediscover the place where to build Shwe Dagon Pagoda Surrounded by other Religion’s buildings like Christian church, Muslim mosque, Hindu temple and Jewish synagogue is just nearby.
Time necessary to visit -15-20 Minutes
Best time=-whole day round
Famous for its blend of massive Colonial Style building with Myanmar Traditional architectural decorations, Close to Sule Pagoda and Maha Bandoola Garden.
Photo Stop only
Best time : Whole day round
The place where King and people welcomed 8 hair relics of Buddha from India 2,600 years ago. Situated at Yangon river bank, You can see Buddha hair’s relic inside a glass case, interesting collection of Buddhist art works and ways of life together with Nat=spirit worship, Supernatural believes and Wizards.
Timce necessary to visit -15-20 Minutes to Pagoda, 10 minutes to visit River front
Best time : whole day round .
This pagoda was built pagoda from 1950 to commemorate 2,500 years anniversary of Buddha’s teaching to house authentic relics of Buddha and his main disciples, Ven Sariputtara and Ven.Maugalana. The main pagoda is surrounded by different style of Buddha images from around the world.
Time necessary to visit -15-20 Minutes to Pagoda Best time : whole day round .
Situated close to Kabar Aye Pagoda, and it is the place where they commemorate sixth Buddhist synod in 1950s .A big hall with six pillars is surrounded by stepping stages for Monks to sit and recite teachings of Buddha when they commemorate six Buddhist Synod. It’s a very peaceful and calm place. When they have special occasions they may close some parts. If no event it’s a very good place to meditate.
Timce necessary to visit -10-15 Minutes
Opening hours-9:00a.m-4 p.m