Myanmar is a Southeast Asian country which conceals cultural beauties of unusual excellence. There are myriads of captivating attractions for visitors from all over the world to drop in and discover. If you are wondering about what are the most beautiful places to visit in Burma tours, here is the list of top 8 best tourist attractions in Myanmar as one of your essential guide to this secretive country.
1. The Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon
The Shwedagon Pagoda is one of the Myanmar top tourist attractions. This giant golden structure in Yangon rises to a height of 99 metres with its exterior covered in around 60 tonnes of gold. If you look up at the top of the stupa, you can see a 76-carat diamond as well as more than 7,000 smaller ones throughout the complex. Inside Shwedagon, there are smaller pagodas and pavilions dedicated to different Buddhist deities. Admission is MKK 8000 ($6 USD) and you should expect to spend up to three hours here. Be aware that you need to remove your shoes and it may be advisable to bring a plastic bag to carry your footwear.