This one day Yangon city tour takes you to the best sites of the former capital of Myanmar. So far, the most exciting place in the country offers myriads of things to do, see, and taste. Start in the city center, you will have a chance to capture the stunning British colonial-style on impressive buildings dating back to the late 19th century. Then, discover the collection of Burmese art, history, and culture in the National Museum. Tired a bit after a long day sightseeing? An opportunity to savor Burmese food in a golden barge will truly fulfill your empty stomach! Finally, let your soul blending with the calmness of the most Shwedagon in the twilight and leave all the stress behind.

Yangon City Tour

Yangon City Tour


Location: Yangon, Myanmar
Duration: 8 hours (approx.) – full day
Start/End: Pick up and drop off at your hotel in Yangon
Highlights: Shwedagon Pagoda, Sule Pagoda, Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda, Karaweik Hall (Karaweik Palace), National Museum, Bogyoke Aung San Market.
Tour Type: Sightseeing & Experience
Tour Category: Yangon tours

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This early morning, meet your local guide and begin your amazing one day Yangon city tour as you take a stroll through the downtown Yangon to explore the colonial architecture. the city is considered the home of the largest collection of colonial architecture in Southeast Asia. From schools, government offices, banks, railway stations, and hospital are all amazing to explore!


Make your first visit of the day at Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda – the Pagoda of the enormous Reclining Buddha image with 65 meters long and 16 meters high. Spend some time to walk around, feel the peaceful aura before moving to the 2000-year-old Sule Pagoda. Under the country’s legend, the pagoda was constructed 2600 years ago during the time of the Buddha. Along with the rapid pace of the city development, the pagoda still retains its charm that attracts any visitors traveling to Yangon. Afterward, take a short break and savor with Shan noodle in a local restaurant before continuing your afternoon sightseeing.

Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda in Yangon city tour

Following your Yangon city tour after the cozy lunch with a visit to explore the vibrant local market of Bogyoke (Scotts) with hundreds of food, clothes, handicrafts and gems stores. Furthermore, don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy the special milk tea in Myanmar. The exceptional flavor ensures to make you wish to have one more!

Yangon city tour with a visit to the local market of Bogyoke Aung San

Later, transfer to the National Museum to view the collection of the Burmese art, history, and culture especially the 8-meter high Golden Lion Throne before visiting the most highlight of the city Shwedagon Pagoda – one of the world’s most spectacular monuments. Immerse yourself into the peace and let your soul blending with the calmness in the twilight and leave all the stress behind.

Watching people making offering in Shwedagon pagoda in Yangon city tour

Complete your Yangon city tour with an extended visit to Karaweik Hall, also known as Karaweik Palace – a perfect destination in Yangon that you can discover authentic Burmese traditional performances, arts, and crafts. Situated on Kandawgyi Lake, the hall looks as if a giant golden barge emerging out of the water.

Enjoy a traditional show in one day Yangon city tour

Return to your hotel after that. Trip ends. We hope that you would love the trip we deliver!
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What’s included?

  • Entrance fees & permits
  • English speaking tours guide (Others languages upon requested)
  • Good (private) car or van with air-condition and experience driver
  • One bottle of water/per person
  • Lunch at local restaurant

What’s excluded?

  • Drinks & beverage
  • Others not mentioned
  • Insurance