Food in Myanmar

Plum soup and toasted dried fish

Sour plum soup, Myanmar traditional food is cooked with ripe sour plum and toasted fish. Myanmar people used to cooked this soup during winter time (November to January) because the plum getting ripe during this season. We usually eat this plum soup with bowl of hot rice together with fried dried fish. I prepare toasted dried snake head fish with peanut oil. The dish is very delicious and I hope you and your family will also like it.

Prawn with Spicy Cooking Powder

Prawn with spicy cooking powder is cooked with fresh tomato paste and curry powder. This dish have wonderful smell with spicy taste and only need short time to cook.

Latest Posts

Silk Weaving

Myanmar people proudly wear hand-woven silk materials at auspicious occasions. Myanmar turban, Myanmar jackets and silk longyis are worn by Myanmar men while in

Panchi (Painting)

The art of Panchi (painting) is the one which illustrates living animals and inanimate objects using different colours. The artists paint the figures of human be

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

U Shwe Yoe and Daw Moe dance

Dance of Bamar

Rather than a classic, this dance is an example of contemporary Burmese folk art. The dance has appeared out of the custo

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

Pindaya Caves

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

(Pindaya)

.:: More Detail
Image

Danyin Gone Golf Club

Danyin Gone Golf Club in Yangon was founded in 1909, it's the 2nd oldest golf club in Myanmar, 7063

(Yangon)

.:: More Detail
Image

Maelamu Pagoda

Maelamu Pagoda is famous for the giant images depicting Buddha’s earlier lives.

(Yangon)

.:: More Detail
Image

Dhammayazika Pagoda

Located in a remote area of the Bagan plains is the magnificent Dhammayazika Pagoda.

(Bagan)

.:: More Detail

Festivals

Go detail

Thadingut Festival

Go detail

Manuha Pagoda Festival

Go detail

Kachin Manaw Festival

Go detail

Wagaung Festival

Go detail

Shwedagon Pagoda Festival

Go detail

Tazaungmone Festival

Go detail

Pindaya Pagoda Festival

Go detail

Htamane Festival

Go detail

U Min Kyaw Nat Festival

Go detail

Shwe Kyin Oil Lamp Light Festival

Go detail

Tapoutwe Festival

Go detail

Elephant Dance Festival