Book Flights to Yangon, Myanmar
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Also known as Rangoon, Yangon is the former capital of Myanmar. It is the largest city in the country and is the important commercial hub of the country. Yangon is termed as one of the safest cities in Myanmar. The buildings in the city are awash with colors and reflect the rich history of ethnic and religious diversity of the city. Yangon also features an eclectic range of markets, museums, and art galleries offering tourists to explore the culture and history of Myanmar.Shwedagon Pagoda
One of the most religious sites in the city, Shwedagon Pagoda is located upon the holy Singuttara Hill. It is visible from miles away. This pagoda enshrines the relics of eight hairs of Gautama Buddha and three earlier buddhas. Shwedagon Pagoda rises to 99.4 meters and the very top of this pagoda is tipped with a 76-carat diamond. According to the beliefs, this pagoda is around 2,500 years old.Sule Pagoda
A religious, historical, and navigational landmark in the city, Sule Pagoda is said to be around 2,000 years old and boasts a hair that was offered by the Gautama Buddha to two Burmese merchants. This pagoda is located on a roundabout in the downtown Yangon. The octagonal shape of this golden pagoda continues right up to the inverted bowl and the bell. Sule Pagoda is encircled by small shops and offices of several palmists and astrologists.Kandawgyi Garden
Also named as Kandawgyi Nature Park, Kandawgyi Garden is a popular recreation center of Yangon. The garden is spread in 110 acres of area along with the 150 acres of water area making the total area of the park to 260 acres. Visitors can find a variety of large shady trees, beautiful flowers, and the natural scene of the lake water. The garden also features a children's playground, an orchid garden, the souvenir shops, a mini zoo, and a lot of restaurants.