In this era, a vacation does not mean adventure. Moreover, vacation is known as a photo hunting event. Nowadays, many tourists come to exotic places to take pictures. If you are one of them, traveling in Yangon, Myanmar, is the right choice. This capital of Myanmar is famous for its beautiful pagodas and magnificent nature.
Exploring the beauty of this city is not enough in one day since there are many excellent tourist destinations to visit. Well, if you’re looking for the best hotel in Yangon, you can visit Novotel Yangon Max. Located 20 minutes from the airport, this hotel offers many facilities for you. Novotel Yangon Mac located close to various tourist attractions in Yangon. If you want to spend time traveling to Yangon, here are some places that you must visit.
1. Shwedagon Pagoda
Traveling to Yangon is incomplete if you don’t visit Shwedagon Pagoda. This pagoda is a landmark of the city of Yangon, as well as Myanmar. Shwedagon Pagoda is located in the heart of Yangon City. With a golden color, this pagoda is striking between buildings and other skyscrapers. To enter this pagoda, you can get in through four doors, namely the west, east, north, and south gates. This pagoda is the oldest in Yangon, which was built around 2500 years ago. The best time to visit the pagoda is at sunset and sunrise.
2. Inya Lake
Built by the British in 1882 as a reservoir, Inya Lake is now a mansion area for several elite Myanmar. Apart from its elite territory, Inya Lake is the right place for you to spend an afternoon. This place is full of calm. Moreover, entering this area won’t drain your wallet. Around the lake, there are cafes and a restaurant that can accompany you while enjoying the fresh air around the lake.
3. Sule Pagoda
Besides Shwedagon Pagoda, Sule Pagoda is very suitable to be visited when traveling to Yangon. This striking, golden-colored pagoda is known as Kyaik Athok Zedi. Sule Pagoda is located in the middle of the busy city of Yangon, markets, and colonial building areas. According to legend, this pagoda was built during the Buddha Gautama life, which is about 2,500 years ago.
Those are some of the places you must visit in Myanmar. Such a good place for photo hunting, right?