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Half-Day Private City Tour of Yangon
"Today you will explore the great city of Yangon previously known as Rangoon it is currently the largest city in Myanmar and is rich in culture and history.  Be picked up from your centrally located hotel by your own private local guide and driver for a half day tour of this impressive destination Sule Pagoda which is said to have been completed approximately 2500 years ago.  Take some time to explore this pagoda from the exterior and interior while your guide is on hand to provide you with any information you may require.After you ha move on to the National Museum (closed Mondays and Public Holidays) to gain further insight into the history of Myanmar. The museum of art history and culture contains many artifacts that depict the culture and history of civilization of the Burmese people.  Finally move on to the most iconic image of Yangon The Shwedagon Pagoda a must see on any visit to Yangon.  This pagoda is the most sacred location in the whole of Myanmar built to house eight hair relics of the Buddha.  Take a moment to immerse yourself in the surroundings as the day turns to night and the Pagoda shines it’s brilliance across the city."
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Yangon City Sightseeing Tour
"Your guide will pick you up at your hotel and lead your small group on a full-day sightseeing tour of the sprawling city which includes a relatively small downtown area. Here explore colonial buildings and the Yangon River where tree-lined streets stretch along several lakes. As you tour by air-conditioned vehicle your guide offers commentary about the colonial architecture religious buildings and parks offering insight into the diverse population of Yangon where world religions coexist in the former capital. Get to know the real Yangon
From $60.00
 
Private Tour: A Glimpse of Myanmar and the Golden Triangle Trip from Chiang Rai
"Your experienced guide picks you up from your Chiang Rai hotel by private car and takes you to the Thai-Myanmar border. Once you cross into Tachileik Myanmar zip around in a tuk tuk – a three-wheeled unenclosed taxi –to see several temples and glimpses of Burmese life. At your first stop the Temple of the Enrobed Elephant marvel at the intricate gold-trimmed building as your guide explains the architectural details. Next you’ll see the Maha Muni pagoda a fine example of typical Burmese temple architecture. Continue to Tachileik’s replica of the Shwedagon Pagoda – a famous gilded stupa in Yangon Myanmar. The temple grounds showcase sculptures of mythical creatures
From THB3,100.00

Most Viewed Nightlife in Myanmar (Burma)

Club 369 in Chinatown

Hello, Nightlife in Yangon is not so flourishing as in Thailand but some developments can be noticed here. For example, club 369 is one of the best and safest place to enjoy dancing (most young...
bananes
May 21, 2010

palace and emperor

If you are looking for a bit of company in yangon during the evening try the palace or the emperor, there are disco in the same building, (all taxi driver know them).The girls are nice and they stay...
disaster53
Nov 09, 2008

Right :) Back at...

Right :)Back at Sangklaburi I met with the Dr of Doctors Without Borders (Médecins Sans Frontières) . I learned from him about the concentration of refugee camps around the area. The Thai Government...
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TeDMe
Oct 22, 2006

Mr.Guitar

If you're in Yangon and it's live music you want, this is your place. It has a pleasant, laid back atmosphere. There is a stage with a live band, and tables where you can have a full meal while...
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lemondrop
Jun 25, 2006

Someones house

I was walking to dinner one night when I heard some music coming from a house beside the street. I stopped to have a look and saw that a large family was enjoying karaoke. They noticed me watching and...
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lemondrop
Jun 25, 2006

Aung Traditional Puppet Show

When staying in Nyaung Shwe (Inle Lake) you will not find a swinging nightlife. Not to worry, this highly entertaining puppet show is perfect for an after dinner activity. Aung is a skilled puppeteer...
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lemondrop
Jun 25, 2006
 
 
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Beer bar in Mandalay

I'm not a much of a beer drinker, but a glass of good beer on a hot Burmese night is not to be sneezed at.The problem is that beer is comparatively expensive in Burma. Most places only serve bottles,...
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AndreSTGT
Oct 25, 2005

Moustache Brothers Show

During my trips I did not go out very often after dinner to attend a show, just the "Must see".The Moustache Brothers Show is one of the "Must see" in Myanmar.I put the pictures of this show in the...
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Skorpios
Jul 28, 2005

Night market.

There are not much nightlife like in other Western countries, to talk about in Myanmar. Perhaps a visit to the night market. It's quite interesting to see the types of things that they sell. You can...
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A2002
Apr 03, 2005

Karaweik Restaurant

The cultural show is included in the price, and is good in that each act is long enough to be interesting and short enough to not get boring. Some of the dances are very similar to the ones we've seen...
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grets
Aug 04, 2004

Pink Delirium, the darn overnight 15hour+ bus ride

The only reason why I would recommend this is because it would save cheapskates like me a night's stay at a hotel! ahhahaahaha Sometimes they have an onboard movie for you. So far I've seen a Myanma,...
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ecuriocity
Aug 09, 2003

Streets of Myanmar

The street stalls & their night stalls. You literally get to sit with the locals at tables & chairs so small that it brought back memories of my kiddie study desk set!The music is loud at...
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ecuriocity
Jun 19, 2003

Just go to Mae Sai, Thailand

Not much to speak of in Tachilek, Burma....but if you travel to Mae Sai, Thailand just across the border you'll find plenty to keep you occupied. Its not Bangkok but its the same kind of crap on a...
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BorderHopper
Dec 26, 2002

Out in the open

probably one of the best places in indochina to watch stars....the air (outside downtown yangon) is so clear from smog....you can see all the dippers you have only seen in magazines.at least that my...
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travelagent4thailand
Oct 04, 2002

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Top Things to Do in Myanmar (Burma)

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Shwedagon Paya

I had been to Yangon twice and both two times I spent sunrise and sunset there, seeing people praying as well tourist observing this magical pagoda. It is truely a masterpiece and you should not miss...
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Mandalay Hill

Sutaungpyi Paya (the Wish Granting Temple) is at the top of Mandalay Hill and this is the final destination of all the tourists, pilgrims and novice monks who have struggled to reach the top. It will...
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Ananda Temple

The stucco and other features of the temple were restored in the late 18th century in the Middle Konbaung Era style and on the temple's 900th anniversary in 1990, the temple spires were gilded. The...
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In Phaw Khone Weaving Workshop

This was not in our "to do" list. But the boat 'driver' decided that was a must for us (I will write later about that driver). All in all, it was a nice experience, not as much as tourist trap as we...
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Mahamuni monastery

There are several monasteries on the hill in the middle of the town, the nicest ones are Mahamuni and Kyakthanlan, best to start in the afternoon and finish with Kyakthanlan monastery to enjoy the...
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The Market

The daily market near the river, about 300 meters west of the Friendship Hotel, is quite interresting, selling vegetables, fruits, meat and a lot of cheap chinese products. Bargaining is a must! ...
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"Myanmar"
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Mique

"The land of the 1.000.000 pagoda's."
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"Burma - Myanmar Land of amazing sights!"
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"Babushka Burma"
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"11 days in the Golden Land!"
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