Section in Yangon
Do & See
Yangon is a fascinating destination with things to see in pretty much every street corner. There are temples and pagodas and museums everywhere and it is a treat to simply walk around and soak up the atmosphere.
|Population:||Approximately 6 Million|
|Currency:||Kyats, 1 Kyat = 100 Pyas
Kyat is the official currency, but the US Dollar is traded everywhere, including state run sites such as the main pagodas.
|Emergency numbers:||Emergency: 192
Fire Brigade: 191
The Light of Myanmar
|Opening hours:||Shops are generally open from 9 am to 9 pm, though street markets may close later.|
|Tourist information:||Myanmar Tourism Promotion Board
c/o Traders Hotel
Level 3, Business Centre
223 Sule Pagoda Road, Yangon
+95 1 242 828