Visit Yangon with Kids

Visit Yangon with Kids

Yangon is often referred as the Golden Pagoda city, but there are more things to offer for family holidays as well. There is plenty to do to amuse your kids from water parks to art demonstration, from sparkling cultural performance to nature oriented activities. 
Here are the top things to do in Yangon with your kids :
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This fun filled modern water park in Yangon is where the kids would love to come back every weekend and on long holidays. Featuring several thrill rides and slides, kiddie attractions and casual dining, this will definitely keep the entire family hooked on for a day.
Located in Shu Khin Thar, Thar Kay Ta Township, this action packed entertainment venue is where children’s parties are held along with exciting functions.
The young visitors can enjoy Waterhouse, Kiddy pool, Lazy River, Wave pool with their parents or simply relax at the family bungalows. A visit to this theme water park would leave the kids ecstatic.

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Indoor Skydiving

For some memorable fun and get-together with friends and family, the kids will enjoy their time at this indoor setup in Yangon. Without any prior experience the young enthusiasts can experience the joy of flying.
Located at 9 Mile, Taw Win Road, Mayangone; this indoor skydiving centre makes dream come true for every visiting kids. This must visit place will make the young ones realise the fun of free fall in a safe, protected environment.


Shwedagon Pagoda

Also known as the Golden Pagoda, this gilded stupa dominating the skyline of Yangon can be a fascinating destination for the kids to visit. Not only would the young ones get amazed by this 326 ft tall marvellous structure but also learn about the historical facts of this 2600 year old construction. Sunset at Shwedagon pagoda is a stunning sight and cannot be missed.
Apart from admiring the Buddha statues, worship halls, pavilions and general kaleidoscope of colours and sparkly mosaics, children can engage in finding their Burmese zodiac sign here through a little research.

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Yangon Circular Train

Probably the best way to experience Yangon is on the Yangon Circular Train, a 39 station loop that commenced its operation in 1954. Kids will be enthralled to experience the local life aboard this train. Sticking heads out of window and enjoying the views outside could be a fun activity, but one needs to be very careful about the poles outside.
The young ones can also taste those local delicacies being sold on board. This train journey with kids can be a memorable one in Yangon.
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Happy World Amusement Park

This amazing place is where the kids enjoy maximum while the adults recollect their memories of childhood. Located at Shwedagon Pagoda Road, this amusement park offers indoor and outdoor rides for children, along with a 3D art gallery, games and play equipment.
The little ones will love to explore the haunted house, followed by a ride on the rollercoaster and a serious gaming session at the arcade.

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Yangon Heritage Walk

An insightful walking tour along downtown Yangon can be the best way to let know the kids about the amazing facts of this city. On this tour, one can explore the heritage buildings and structures of the city which stands as an evidence of the incredible past.
Diversity in culture and religious harmony can be observed through the presence of churches, pagodas, temples, mosques and synagogues. Children would love to learn the historic facts of this wonderful city.

Yangon and its surroundings have more unique travel experiences for a Myanmar Family Holiday , especially for those who want to show the kids the different Asia. 
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