Yangon, Myanmar, is filled with things to do and sights to see. Check out some Yangon Places below.

To the would-be traveler, I say this: Explore Myanmar. Southeast Asia’s second-largest country is home to some 50 million people with 5 million of those calling its largest city, Yangon, home. In addition to brilliant religious sites and pagodas galore, a treasure trove of incredible natural and artificial wonders await you. Check out some of Yangon’s best below.

Yangon Zoo
Yours truly snacking it up with the elephants at the Yangon Zoo

Yangon, Myanmar, formerly known as Rangoon, Burma, is the former capital of Myanmar and the largest city in the country with a population of over 5 million people. Though Naypyidaw has replaced Yangon as the official capital, the city still retains its place as the economic capital of the fledgling country. With so much to see and do, this list will grow from time to time. Be sure to check back!

Yangon Places
Hlawga National Park | Blog | Photos
Inya Lake
Inya Lake | Blog | Photos
Yangon Places
Mahapasana Cave | Blog | Photos
Maha Bandula Garden Yangon Myanmar
Mahabandula Garden | Blog | Photos
Yangon Places
Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue | Blog | Photos
Rangoon War Cemetery | Blog | Photos
Taung Pulu Monastery | Blog | Photos
Tomb of Bahadur Shah Zafar| Blog | Photos
Yangon Zoological Gardens | Blog | Photos

“If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine; it’s lethal.”

– Paulo Coelho