There are so many tourists in many parts of the world that think of Myanmar as a mysterious destination. But, such is one of Asia’s very memorable places because of the unique geographical location as well as the characteristics. Also, the notable historical sites are among the reasons why people love to visit Myanmar for a holiday.
Know that Myanmar is actually located in the South Eastern Asia on the shores of the Bengal Bay. India and Bangladesh are located on the Northern borders of Myanmar. Moreover, China, Thailand and also the Indian Ocean are near here too. In the past decades, there were many travelers who start to spend their vacations in Myanmar.
One of the major sources of the national income of Myanmar is tourism. This is because of the different tourist attractions including the temples, the gardens and the museums that would welcome so many travelers who would 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 for the fact that you will be able to find so many kinds and types of statues of Buddha in this place. The capital is known to be the city of gardens. This is because of the large number of natural parks and gardens as well as tropical trees that you will find all over the city. There are also a lot of temples and museums that you can find in Yangon. So many of the attractions here are included in the holiday or travel package to Myanmar.
The Shwedagon Pagoda is one remarkable tourist highlight of Yangon city. Such marvelous architectural masterpiece is actually featured with the wonderful dome which was constructed in such Stupa style of building. Such dome was coated with eight hundred slots of jewelry, gold and diamond. The pagoda was actually established for over 2500 years and such is an important foundation of the Buddhism religion in 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.
This comes with a height of over 1600 meters and there are also many wonderful ornaments. The dome is quite impression and is really admired by many tourists.
When planning to have a holiday in Myanmar, then you should plan in advance. Also, there is a travel agency that you can go for so that you can plan and organize the places that you would visit.