Yangon is an attractive city, though it is not the capital of Myanmar anymore, it still plays the most important role in tourism development as the hub of all incoming flights and the heart of ancient culture and longest traditions, as well as a center of new development. The city is also appreciated for independent spirit, young talents, and consecutive efforts toward a more civilized society. On the growth, tourists to Yangon is booming recently by its thousand-year-old golden pagodas, ancient temples and churches of various religions, charming old houses and hotels since 19th centuries. The new government also pays attention to create simple but astonishing tours, that captivate tourist’s interest in Yangon, including new deluxe night buses to connect the city with Bagan, Mandalay, Inle Lake and so on, to save costs and time for flights, or train tour with exciting ambience of daily life.
Good restaurants with diversified cuisines and sparkling night clubs, bars are opened with great hospitality and good security within traditional modest styles of Myanmar. Yangon is indeed making tourists feel at home and have many selections for their tours, hence a remarkable number of visitors have planned to come back to catch up with new, speedy but enjoyable changes of a fresh country from this city.
With more than 135 ethnic groups and borders shared with Bangladesh, China, India, Laos, and Thailand, it’s safe to say that the cuisine of Myanmar is diverse and eclectic. Roughly speaking, most Myanmar dishes are somewhere between Thai salads, Indian curries, and Chinese soups. In downtown Yangon, “street food” takes on a whole other meaning, as makeshift restaurants spill from sidewalks onto the roads.
Yangon is a lively, bustling city with magnificent pagodas, churches, wide boulevards, narrow streets, old colonial buildings and spacious parks. Originally founded in the eleventh century as a fishing village, Yangon is now the largest city in Myanmar with four million inhabitants as well as the industrial center of the country. The city development has undergone colorful influences of Asian and European cultures, both through dealers and resident minorities such as Chinese, Indians or Thai who have enriched the culture and the culinary delights of Yangon.
Unsere Wahl: Besuche der 2.600 Jahre alten Shweddagon-Pagode für einen halben Tag, besonders bei Sonnenaufgang und Sonnenuntergang. Im Gem Museum lernen Sie verschiedene Arten von Perlen kennen; Einkaufen auf dem Scott Market und Besuch einer Messe in einer katholischen Kirche.
Toller Ort für Meditation, religiöse Tour, Studium des Buddhismus, Themenreisen und Kulturexpedition.
Abfahrt für mindestens zwei Wochen in das ländliche Zentrum, einschließlich Bagan, Mandalay, Inle Lake, mit dem Fluss, der Luft oder dem Landweg mit einem erstklassigen Bus.
Abfahrt nach Kayin und Mon States im Südosten oder kurzer Flug zum mysteriösen Mrak-ou, Ngapali oder anderen Stränden im Westen.
Landtransfer nach Südosten nach Kyaiktiyo (Goldener Felsen), Hpa-an, Mawlamine oder nach Norden auf dem Luftweg für lange Wanderungen im Bundesstaat Kachin.