• EXPLORE THE WONDERFUL YANGON

  • WHAT WE DO

    Enjoy a guided tour of Yangon with our knowledgeable and friendly guides and volunteers.

     

    We focus primarily on the colonial era including its history, culture, architecture but also include Ancient and contemporary Myanmar, its culture, customs and setting up until the present day.

     

    Notice: We are going to reschedule our free walks to Monday and Wednesday starting from June 2018.

     

    Join any of our free walks, daily walks and private walks.

    Free Yangon Walks

    • Free guided walk in the Colonial area of Yangon
    • Starts at the Entrance of Mahabandoola Park, Opposite of City Hall Building
    • Start at 04:00pm until 06:00pm
    • Every Wednesday & Sunday

    Daily Join-In Walks

    • For those who couldn't join free walks
    • Fee: USD 10,- per person
    • Minimum 2 person 
    • Starts at  the Entrance of Mahabandoola Park, Opposite of City Hall Building @ 09:00am

    Private Walks

    • Half and full day walks available
    • Families and private groups
    • Focus on the aspect of Yangon that interests you and more in-depth
    • Price: Depends on Group size
  • Our Recommended Tours

    Our list of recommended tours or free and individual travelers. For more customize tours, please contact our sister company.

    Spiritual Shwedagon Pagoda

    Half Day Tour

    From $ 58,-

    • Stroll through the back door and you will learn the full history of the pagoda, the daily life of all people living in the surroundings of the pagoda 
    • Deeper insight into the Buddhist religion and how the spiritual belief is mixed with the belief in nats – the Myanmar spirits
    • An intriguing half day tour starting from the bottom of the hill and passing the workshops, markets, and monasteries 
    • The tour includes a traditional Burmese breakfast, offerings to monks and the pagoda, a visit to a fortune teller and a Burmese lunch.

    Northern Shan State - flashpacking

    6 Days / 5 Nights

    From $ 255,-

    • Experience remote community by local transport 
    • Observe the Shan community around Hsipaw Area
    • Charming boat ride on Dokhtawaddy boat ride up the river through amazing mountain scenery
    • Observe plantations along the river and typical scenes of village life in this interesting part of Myanmar
    • Trekking through the mountains surrounding Kyaukme with a fascinating insight into the life of the Palaung people living in these remote hills
    • Enjoy a wonderful train journey through the Shan mountains crossing the mighty Gokteik Viaduct

    Mon and Kayin State Adventure Trip ​

    6 Days / 5 Nights

    From $ 490,-

    • Enjoy the Mon State and Kayin State areas offering spectacular nature and intriguing tribal culture dating back for many, many centuries in the history of South East Asia
    • Observe the rich culture of Mon which can be still be seen in daily life with their specific sarongs, traditional food, language and music instruments. 
    • Experience the Kayin indigenous tribes of the jungle known for their traditional boxing skill and their state offer beautiful natural scenes with traditional villages and waterways surrounded by spectacular limestone mountains.
  • WHERE TO MEET

    We meet at the entrance of Mahabandula Park, right in front of the City Hall.

     

    Please contact us to arrange your walk.

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  • Gallery

    Beautiful Photos from our walks!

  • Contact Us

    Feel Free to send us your inquiry.

  • SOME OF OUR FRIENDS

    Some great places recommended by fellow travellers the locals (click on each photo to see it on our map)

    Experience Myanmar in different ways than the average tourist is doing

     
     

    19th Street Food Fiesta

    Delicious, well priced BBQ restuarants with a lively atmosphere

    • An entire block lined with awesome BBQ places to satisfy any hunger
    • All restaurants are similar - simply pick your skewers or search the menu, order drinks from any restaurant and enjoy!
    • On the way home, enjoy bargain-priced fruit from the numerous vendors on Mahabandoola St
    • Located on 19th street between Mahabandoola St and Anawratha St

    Aung Pyae Phyo Indian Restaurant

    Delightful Indian cuisine

    • Authentic curries for $1.50 each
    • Continuous refills of Dahl, potato curry. tomato curry, rice and salad
    • Wonderful smiles from the lovely staff
    • 37th st (between Mahabandoola and Anawratha - about 20m north of Mahabandoola on right hand side, no signage)

     

    Reviving the local art scene with coffee and guitars

    • Open everyday from 10:00a.m. to 6:00p.m. Great wifi
    • Best value coffee (50c), smoothies ($1) and sodas (80c)
    • Surrounded by the best contemporary art in Yangon
    • 144 Pansodan St (between Mahabandoola and Anawratha - entrance next to Lion Bar, walk up to the third floor, past the bookshop on level 2)

    Treak yourself at a Tokyo-inspired Yakitori bar after a long day

    • Real cocktails and whiskey selection
    • Superb Ramen and Gyoza
    • Stunning colonial design with a contemporary twist
    • Located at 535 Merchant Street (between Pansodan and 37th)
     

    The perfect setting to indulge in a leisurely breakfast, a light meal or renowned High Tea

    • Offer International and Traditional Myanmar cuisine (starting from $4)
    • Classic High Tea ($20++) and Myanmar Traditional High Tea ($18++)
    • Amazing decor
    • Beautiful artwork and handicrafts throughout the hotel
    • 92 Strand Road (between Seikkantha St and 38th)

    Pub quizzes, daily food specials, live music and great drinks

    • Yangon's oldest bars with International pub quiz every Monday night (great prizes including $30 bar tab)

    • Food specials (2 for 1 pizzas on Wednesdays)

    • Live Music on Friday

    • Sport from all over the world - see schedule here

    • At lower end of 50th St (between Mahabandoola and Merchant St)

    Sharky's Restaurant

    You will find it great to learn the concept of "Farm to Fork"

    • Use organic ingredients mainly
    • Delivering fine European dining 
    • The cheeses used in the fondues are made by Sharky’s cheese masters
    • All dishes are prepared fresh daily
    • Located in the Beautiful Heritage Building on Pansodan Street

    Sofaer & Co, Yangon

    Cafe-restaurant set in the grand old Sofaer Building in the heart of Yangon

    • Delicious Burmese/fusion food and western dishes

    • Highlights: Scotch egg, softshell crab sandwich, excellent cocktails, tasty lemongrass flavored ice creams with dessert
    • 2-minute walk from Strand Hotel   
    • Lokanat Building (formerly Sofaer Building) 60 Lower Pansodan Road

    Burma Bistro, Yangon

    Enjoy the complex culinary mosaic of Burmese regional dishes with fresh ingredients

    • The restaurant has charming interior and located on the 1st and 2nd floor

    • Traditional Burmese dishes with a modern twist

    • Bambu rice with pork is great here
    • No. 644 Corner of Merchant Rd & Shwe Bon Thar Rd, Pabedan Tsp

    Rangoon Tea House

    Experience the Tea shop culture in Myanmar

    • 7 am - 10 pm 50% OFF Mohinga all Monday

    • Happy Hour every weekday 3-7pm 50% off of all of our house cocktails, house wine and draught beer!

    • Great Mohinga and the tea  
    • 77-79 Pansodan Street (Lower Middle Block), Between MahaBandoola and Merchant Road, Yangon

    Linkage Restaurant

    Linkage Restaurant is a Social Enterprise and HospitalityTraining School

    • Open 11:00 to 14:00 & 18:00 to 22:00 (Tues to Sun)
    • Enjoy a great collection of Myanmar Fine Art
    • Delicious food prepared and served by enthusiastic young adolescents with dignity
    • 1st floor, No. 141, Seikkantha St, Bet. Mahabandoola & Merchant Roads