Food in Myanmar

Fried Bitter-gourd with Pounded Bean

Fried bitter-gourd with pounded bean is especially for vegetarian. For those who are not vegetarian also try this dish. Salt is used to reduce the bitter flavor of bitter-ground. This dish is server as a side dish in Myanmar lunches and dinners.

Fried shrimp and Acacia Concinna Leaves

Because this dish have strong taste, if you are from western don’t try too much when you fast taste the dish. Sour taste of acacia concinna leave, Myanmar name “Kin Pun Chin” was cooked with hot chilli together with prawn to get a special yummy 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

Tapestry

The art of tapestry or "Shwe Chi Hto" (gold embroidery) as we call it is said to have originated in Myanmar about a thousand years ago. It is a form of

Read more art & culture
image

Dance of Burma

Dance of Bamar

Dance in Burma (now known as Myanmar by the government there) can be divided into dramatic, folk and vil

image

Nat dance

Dance of Bamar

In Burma, it is traditional to make an offering of a green coconut, three hands of bananas, and a few other accessories,

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

Dry Zone Oasis

This time travel is the Trip to Twynma Lake at Kani Township in Sagaing Division nominated as Upper

(Monywa)

.:: More Detail
Image

Pya-Dar-Lin Cave

a pre-historic and the Stone Age paintings that date back 11,000 years and discovered in Pya-Dar-Lin

(Taunggyi)

.:: More Detail
Image

Let's have refresh in Maw Tin Soon Pagoda Festival

"My Girl Pathein Citizen of unique beauty" started "Come visit to Maw Tin Soon Pagod

(Pathein)

.:: More Detail
Image

National Races Village

At National Races Village park visitors will be able to explore the custom and culture of main races

(Yangon)

.:: More Detail

Festivals

Go detail

Tawthalin Festival

Go detail

Salone Festival

Go detail

Thanakha Grinding Festival

Go detail

Hot Air Balloons in Taunggyi

Go detail

Nat-taw Festival

Go detail

Naga Traditional New Year Festival

Go detail

Ananda Pagoda Festival

Go detail

Tapoutwe Festival

Go detail

Elephant Dance Festival

Go detail

Pagoda Festivals of BAGAN

Go detail

Tankhu Festival

Go detail

Thadingyut Festival of Light