Myanmar - Yangon (PDF Chapter)

$4.95 USD

This is the Yangon chapter from Lonely Planet’s Myanmar guidebook.

With former political exiles, big-time investors and adventurers jostling for a place at the city’s table, Yangon is the most exciting place to be in Myanmar. Once known as Rangoon, the coun-try’s largest metropolis is its commercial and intellectual hub.

  • offer a prayer of wonder at Shwedagon Paya, the pyramid of gold
  • maps
  • be charmed by a performance by Htwe Oo Myanmar Traditional Puppet Theatre
  • transport
  • witness the treasures of Myanmar’s past in the National Museum
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: History, Sights, Activities, Tours, Courses, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping.

Chapter Details
52 pages

You are viewing a Country Guide

You are viewing a Country Guide

What is a Country Guide?

Packed with detailed pre-planning information, amazing experiences, inspirational images, city walks and the best local knowledge, these are our most comprehensive country guides, designed to immerse you in a culture, discover the best sights and get off the beaten track.

  • Planning features and itineraries give you the freedom to create your ideal trip
  • Expert authors uncover local secrets and hidden gems to make your visit unique
  • Includes comprehensive colour maps of even the smallest towns
  • Detailed listings on everything from top sights and activities to eating, shopping, nightlife and accommodation

Top of Page