walking

Kandawgyi Lake

The “great Royal Lake” as it translates was created by the British using water channeled from Inya Lake. Kandawgyi Lake is approximately 8 km in circumference and very shallow. there are many attractions around the lake such as Karaweik Palace, the Aquarium (scheduled to re-open sometime after 2020), a boardwalk in various states of repair, and disrepair), Utopia Tower, lots […]

Shwe Taung Tan Street

Shwe Taung Tan Street  is a great little two block slice of Yangon culture. They have a bevy of restaurants with a wide selection of foods and the architecture is worth checking out as well. This link will provide additional information.

Yangon Heritage Trust

Walking Tours are on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. Both routes are available in the morning (9am) and afternoon (4pm/3pm in December and January). Each tour lasts approximately 2.5 hrs. All proceeds from the tour go towards YHT’s continued advocacy for the protection of Yangon’s unique urban heritage. Price – USD 30 per person. Contact – here.