A comprehensive guide to travel in Myanmar, a country quickly gaining popularity amongst backpackers in Southeast Asia (for good reason! This itinerary includes stops in Yangon, Inle Lake, Bagan, Mandalay + more! Travel tips for your trip to Burma.
Known as the Great Dragon Pagoda or the Golden Pagoda, the Shwedagon Pagoda is a gilded stupa located in Yangon, Myanmar. It is the most famous pagoda in all of Myanmar, said to contain sacred relics from the Buddha himself.