A dream come true for any culture hound or avid foodie, this short Yangon tour will reveal the city’s fascinating art, antiques, architecture and culinary delights. Discover colonial buildings and visit the country’s most revered sacred sites, popping into Yangon’s foremost antique shops and art galleries along the way. You’ll eat like a local at bustling markets, rub shoulders with Yangon natives at a noodle shop and try some of the country’s proudest specialities.
Start your short Yangon tour by exploring the city’s highlights, including Kyaukhtatgyi Pagoda and the world-famous Shwedagon Pagoda. Choose to have dinner at the exclusive Le Planteur, a gem of the Yangon dining scene. The next day will be all about art, antiques and architecture, starting at the Treasure Gallery. You’ll go in search of hidden treasures at Augustine’s Antiques and Madame Thair’s shop, and discover charming Dhamazedi Road.
Explore Yangon’s historic buildings and hidden galleries before visiting the River Gallery and ogling their collection of contemporary art. Enjoy high tea at the Strand Hotel before continuing an afternoon of art-hopping. The final day is dedicated to the vibrant flavours of Burmese cuisine, including explorations of bustling local markets and popular local eateries. Relish the flavors of street side snacks, noodle soups, Burmese curries and Burmese tea leaf salads before you head off on your onward journey.