Myanmar Attractions

What to See in Myanmar

Myanmar's attractions lie largely in the area of the spiritual. Temples, pagodas and historical sites abound with some areas such as Bagan boasting so many attractions that it would be impossible to take them in during a single visit. With friendly locals, a tropical climate, cheap transportation and truly awesome sights, Myanmar is a fascinating and bewitching destination.

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Most Popular Attractions

  • Shwedagon Pagoda

    Shwedagon Pagoda

    It is said that no visit to Myanmar is complete without a trip to Shwedagon Pagoda. Considered one of the wonders of the Read More»

  • Sule Pagoda

    Sule Pagoda

    Sule Pagoda is an important Yangon landmark. Smack right in the centre of a busy commercial district, on the Read More»

  • Karaweik Hall at Kandawgyi Lake

    Karaweik Hall at Kandawgyi Lake

    If you love parks and need a break from the city, take a stroll among the luxurious tropical woods that surround the Read More»

  • Aung San Suu Kyi's House

    Aung San Suu Kyi's House

    Until her release from house arrest in November 2010, anyone who wished to see Aung San Suu Kyi's house did so from the Read More»

  • Allied War Memorial Cemetery in Taukkyan

    Taukkyan War Memorial

    The Allied War Memorial Cemetery in Taukkyan commemorates over 30,000 British Commonwealth soldiers who died in Burma Read More»

  • Golden Rock - Kyaiktiyo Pagoda

    Golden Rock - Kyaiktiyo Pagoda

    Another wonder of Buddhist monuments, Kyaiktiyo or the Golden Rock Pagoda, which precariously hangs over a cliff edge Read More»

Attractions by Areas

Bagan Attractions

Bagan Attractions

As the capital of the first Myanmar Empire, Bagan is home to many archaeological sites. There are many temples, pagodas Read More...

Inle Lake Attractions

Inle Lake Attractions

Inle Lake is remarkably different from the three key tourist destinations of Myanmar: Yangon, Bagan and Mandalay. It is Read More...

Yangon Attractions

Yangon Attractions

Those who opt for a spiritual and enriching trip will enjoy the several ancient pagodas to be found and Yangon is also Read More...

Mandalay Attractions

Mandalay Attractions

Like other cities in Myanmar, Mandalay is home to many pagodas, as Theravada Buddhism is the predominant religion in the Read More...

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