Yangon (Myanmar)

Yangon is the biggest and most important city in Myanmar. It was the capital city where the government’s building located and known at the country’s business hub

09 November 2017 | Nok Air

Yangon is the biggest and most important city in Myanmar. It was the capital city where the government’s building located and known at the country’s business hub. There are many tourists’ sites around the city including pagodas. The most famous is Shwedagon Pagoda, the 2,500-year-old Myanmar’s landmark. The top of the pagoda is made of pure gold weighed 23 tons including diamonds and precious stones. Other places to visit are Kyauk Htat Gyi Pagoda where the biggest reclining Buddha dwells. The Buddha’s eyes are famous for the most beautiful ones in Myanmar and Botatuang Paya. Another interesting temple is Prabaramee Temple where Buddha’s hair is kept. If you want to go shopping, Scotch Market (or Bogyoke Market) is highly recommended.

Flight Schedule
Flights from
Bangkok (Don Mueang) - Yangon (Myanmar)
Bangkok (Don Mueang) - Yangon (Myanmar)
Flight DD4230
Departure 06:45Arrival 07:30
Flight DD4234
Departure 10:25Arrival 11:10
Flight DD4238
Departure 19:30Arrival 20:15
Yangon (Myanmar) - Bangkok (Don Mueang)
Flight DD4231
Departure 08:05Arrival 09:50
Flight DD4235
Departure 12:00Arrival 13:45
Flight DD4239
Departure 21:00Arrival 22:45

Travel Guide

The Shwedagon Pagoda

The Shwedagon Pagoda is not to be missed as the golden pagoda is the pillar of Myanmar. Considered one of the most beautiful in the world, the pagoda is 2,500 years old and stands 326 feet tall. The tip of the stupa is covered in real gold weighing 2 tons,and decorated with 5,548 diamonds and 2,317 gems, including a ruby the size of an egg.

The Marble Buddha

The Marble Buddha weighs about 1,000 tons and was carved out around 1999-2000. With the country being famous for its jade and gold mines, a Burmese trader stumbled upon this massive piece of marble stone and offered to the government to be carved into a Buddha image.
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Yangon International Airport

Airport Code: RGN

Nok Airlines Public Company Limited (Myanmar Branch)
Ground Floor, Unit 0105, Sakura Tower, No.339,Bogyoke Aung San Road, Kyauktada Township , Yangon

Tel. +95 (0) 1255 050 / +95 (0) 1255 021

Nok Air Check-in Counter Terminal 2
1 st floor
Nok Air Sale Booth -

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