No visit to Myanmar is complete without a visit to the 2,500 years old Shwedagon Pagoda, which is 10 or 15 minutes’ drive from Hotel Kan Kaw.
The Sule Pagoda is an excellent landmark. It is said to be over 2,000 years old and it is believed that a hair from the Buddha is enshrined here. Sule Pagoda is 15 or 20 minutes’ drive from Hotel Kan Kaw.
The City Hall building is considered to be a fine example of Myanmar architecture. The construction of this building started in 1926 and completed in 1936. The building is listed on the Yangon City Heritage List. It is 15 or 20 minutes’ drive from Hotel Kan Kaw.
BogyokeAung San Market is situated in the heart of Yangon on BogyokeAung San Road. The market was first built and inaugurated on the present premises in 1926. It was named Scott Market after Mr. Scott, the then Municipal Commissioner. Nowadays, it is called BogyokeAung San Market in honor of our national leader General Aung San. It is 10 or 15 minutes’ drive from Hotel Kan Kaw.
The floating Karaweik Restaurant on Kandawgyi (Royal) Lake is one of the landmarks of Yangon. This modern architecture of a mythical creature, Karaweik, was constructed in 1972 It is 10 or 15 minutes’ drive from Hotel Kan Kaw.