2 days Yangon itinerary

2 days Yangon itinerary

Day 01: Yangon Pagoda & Park

For those who are keen on photography, you should start by the sunrise either by Yangon river or a market in India town.
The sightseeing then kicks off around 9.00am by Chauk Htat Gyi pagoda, famed for its remarkable Reclining Buddha statue ( 65m long and 15m height ) built in 1907. The next pagoda you should see is Nga Htat Gyi. It is home to a sacred Buddha statue wearing a golden robe. 
When it comes the time for lunch, head to Feel restaurant where you can sample the authentic Burmese Cuisine. 
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In the afternoon, embark on a walk around Kandawgyi park, photograph the famous Karaweik Palace built in 1973 as a form of royal barge. After that, around 2.00pm, drop by Yangon Gallery for a glimpse of Yangon art work. 
At 3.30pm, it is time to witness the local life by having a typical Burmese tea in a tea shop.
Conclude the sightseeing by Shwedagon pagoda, the most stunning site in town. You will surely be captivated by its giant structure and golden decoration.
For dinner, book a table at House of Memories. Before settling in your hotel, sip the tasty drink on the Sakura Lounge, one of the best places to enjoy the city's panorama.

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Day 02: Yangon Downtown Touch

Spend the morning to see Yangon downtown, starting from Sule pagoda. Your walk is filled with chances to sample exotic Burmese street foods. Do not miss the chance to try Shan noodle, Mohinga noodle, tea salad. Some of the interesting attraction you should see are : Emmanuel Church, City Hall, Secretariat, built from late 1800s.
For those who want to see more than just the surface of British colonial architect, book the free walk with Yangon Heritage Trust !
Adventure for a lunch with Myanmar beer in China town or stop by Aung Mingalar Shan restaurant for a different taste of Burmese cuisine.

In the afternoon, taking a ferry to cross the river where people at Dala town welcomes you with curious eyes. Ride a trishaw to see the village, meeting friendly people at some traditional workshops or farm. 
Upon the way back, sit for a High tea at the Strand Hotel. 
For a fine dining diner, book a table at the Planteur Restaurant.
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  Yangon is a fascinating city. It boasts both the timeless charm reflecting through gilded pagodas, British colonial architect as well the dynamic changes at modern buildings, commercial hubs. There are various choices to spend 2 days in Yangon. This is simply an interest Yangon 2 days itinerary for independent travelers with options for partly guided tour proposed by our travel experts

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