So many travelers from different countries do consider Myanmar as one of the very mysterious places. However, this is one of the very memorable destinations in Asia due to the characteristics that it has and the distinctive geographical location. Also, the notable historical sites are among the reasons why people love to visit Myanmar for a holiday.
Myanmar can be found in the South Eastern part of Asia and this lies on the shores of Bengal Bay. What you will find on the Northern borders of Myanmar are India and Bangladesh. China, Thailand and the Indian Ocean are also nearby. In the past decades, there were many travelers who start to spend their vacations in Myanmar.
Actually, tourism is one of the really important sources of the country’s national income. This is due to the many touristic attractions which include the gardens, the temples and also the museums which welcome a lot of travelers who choose to spend their vacations in Myanmar.
The capital is Yangon and such is also a popular destination among tourists and there are a lot of travelers who are getting attracted to this and want to spend their holidays in Myanmar. This is because of the fact that you can find a lot of types and sizes of statues of Buddha in such location. The capital is known to be the city of gardens. This is because of the many gardens and natural parks as well as tropical trees that you will be able to find in various places of the city. There are a lot of temples, museums and temples that you will get to find in Yangon. A lot of the attractions here would be included in the travel package to Myanmar.
The Shwedagon Pagoda is one remarkable tourist highlight of Yangon city. The great architectural masterpiece that is featured with a beautiful dome that was built in Stupa style of building. The dome was being coated with gold, jewelry and diamond of 800 slots. This pagoda has been established over 2500 years ago and is one of the very important Buddhism religious foundations of the country. The dome of this Pagoda is actually the symbol of knowledge due to the various Buddhism verses which were written all over this.
Such has a height of 1600 meters and comes with many beautiful ornaments. The dome is quite impression and is really admired by many tourists.
If you are interested about getting a great holiday to Myanmar, then it is best that you plan things ahead of time. There is also a travel agency that you can go for that will plan things out for you to ensure that you don’t miss the great attractions in Myanmar.