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. This is actually aside from some of the very notable historical sites which grab the attention of the travelers to go through Myanmar.
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.
Actually, tourism is one of the really important sources of the country’s national income. 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 of Myanmar is Yangon and there are also a lot of travelers who are longing visit this place because of the many attractions that you can visit here. This is because you will be able to find so many sizes and types of statues of Buddha in this place. The capital is actually popular for the city of gardens. This is due to a huge number of natural parks and gardens and tropical trees which you can find in different parts of the city. There are also a lot of temples and museums that you can find in Yangon. A lot of the attractions here would be included in the travel package to Myanmar.
One of the very remarkable touristic highlights of the city of Yangon is known as the Shwedagon Pagoda. Such marvelous architectural masterpiece is actually featured with the wonderful dome which was constructed in such 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 Pagoda’s dome is the symbol of knowledge because of the many Buddhism verses that were written on this.
Such has a height of 1600 meters and comes with many beautiful ornaments. The dome is very impressive and is often admired by so many travelers who would tour Myanmar.
Make sure that you plan your trip in advance when you want to have a holiday in Myanmar. Also, there is a travel agency that you can go for so that you can plan and organize the places that you would visit.