There are so many tourists in many parts of the world that think of Myanmar as a mysterious destination. But, such is one of the most remarkable destinations in Asia because of the distinctive geographical location as well as characteristics. This is actually aside from some of the very notable historical sites which grab the attention of the travelers to go through Myanmar.
Myanmar can be found in the South Eastern part of Asia and this lies on the shores of Bengal Bay. Bangladesh and India are on the Northern borders of the country. China, Thailand and the Indian Ocean are also nearby. In the previous years, there were a lot of travelers who have 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 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 actually popular for 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 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. 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 established more than 2500 years and this is one really 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.
The height is more than 1600 and such has a lot of fantastic 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. You can also go for a travel agency to help you plan your trip and make sure that you will have something memorable.