Food in Myanmar

Boiled Djenkol Bean with Coconut Milk

In the weekend, Myanmar people usually make snack for friend gathering, family gathering or even watching TV. Boiled djenkol bean with coconut milk is one of a seasonal food and not frequent snack that usually make and female are more favor to eat this snack.

Water convolvulus with Bean Curd Fried

Water convolvus is one of a general vegetable found in Myanmar bazaars. Myanmar People usually eat fry water convolvus as a side dish. Some people like to add tofu or mushroom in this dish.

Latest Posts

Panyun (Lacquerware)

Yun-de is lacquerware in Burmese, and the art is called Pan yun. The lacquer is the sap tapped from the varnish tree Melanorrhoea usitata or

Folk Toys of Myanmar

Myanmar children are fast catching up on the toys of the present age, such as fire-spitting guns, battery-operated cars and TV games. In the more remote villages

Read more art & culture
image

Bilu Dance

Dance of Bamar

The bilus (demons or ogres) are ancient characters, thought to originate from a legendary race that roamed India and Burma circa 2000 BC. Bu

image

Bagan Dance

Dance of Bamar

This dance originates from the time of the Pyu kingdoms (5th-10th century). A small number of relatively crude musical in

Read more traditional music & dance

WARMLY WELCOME To MYANMAR

Image

"Myanmar is adjacent attached to seacoasts, scenes of beaches you can view, and also enriched Hill land, Mountain View Point could also be enjoyable. Rivers, Streams, Lakes and Ponds abundance make you feel pleased on boat-rides. As most people in Myanmar are Buddhists, there are so many Pagodas, Buddha Images, and Monasteries to visit elsewhere. Ethnicity collective unique Myanmar is able to be observed variety of Customs and Traditions, and not an Industrial nation yet, still a developing country, Hand-crafts are reliable that could study Hand-made Domestic Works a lot."

You can explore information, photos and videos about all interesting places around Myanmar here. Check out the delicious traditional burmese food here.

Information

There are a list of Foreign Embassies in Myanmar and Myanmar Embassies around the world. We hope it can be useful for you what want to know about Myanmar and where to go with ease and security when you are travelling in Myanmar.
.:: More Detail
The kyat is the currency of Myanmar and the currency code for Kyats is MMK. US dollar is the most acceptable currency. You can exchange money at banks, airports, shopping centers and down town easily now. The use of foreign bank and credit cards in Myanmar at point of sale is currently limited, although Visa and Mastercard ready ATMs are increasingly widespread in major cities and tourist spots.
.:: More Detail
Burmese is the main language, but English is spoken by many people in cities and tourist areas (to varying degrees of proficiency); most hotels and tour agencies have some staff with a reasonable level of understanding.
.:: More Detail

Attractions

Image

Seinnyet Ama temple & Seinnyet Nyima Pagoda

In a more remote area away from the main temples are the Seinnyet Ama temple and the Seinnyet Nyima

(Bagan)

.:: More Detail
Image

Mandalay Capital of the last dynasty

The second-last king of the Konbaung dynasty, which was first established, great-great grandson of t

(Mandalay)

.:: More Detail
Image

Sule Pagoda

The Sule Pagoda is a Burmese stupa located in the heart of downtown Yangon, occupying the centre of

(Yangon)

.:: More Detail
Image

Pindaya Caves

Shan State has no shortage of attractions, but few can offer the unusual sights you are likely to be

(Pindaya)

.:: More Detail

Festivals

Go detail

"Lu fi" Pa Oo Ethnicity Traditional Fire Festival

Go detail

Thadingyut Festival of Light

Go detail

Elephant Dance Festival

Go detail

Tawthalin Festival

Go detail

Naga Traditional New Year Festival

Go detail

Taungpyone Nat (Pwe) Festival

Go detail

Kahsuon Festival

Go detail

Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda Festival

Go detail

Shwe Kyin Oil Lamp Light Festival

Go detail

Pagoda Festivals of BAGAN

Go detail

Kekku Pagoda Festival

Go detail

Kachin Manaw Festival