|Fomer Capital||:||Yangon ( the main gateway to Myanmar)|
|Population||:||51 million (2014)|
|Language||:||The official language is Myanmar and English is widely understood
in big cities.
|Religion||:||89% Buddism, 5% Christian, 3% Muslim and the rest are hindunism
|Seasons||:||Hot season – March to May
Rainy season – June to October
Cold season – November to Feburary
|Average Temperature||:||Ċ in hot season
Ċ in hot season
Ċ in hot season
|Visa||:||Visas are issued at Myanmar Embassies or consulate in foreign
countries . Myanmar eVisa is available now .
Visa information http://www.mip.gov.mm/
|Airport tax||:||USD 10 for International Departures.|
|Currency||:||Myanmar Local currency is Kyat which comprises 100 pyas.|
|Notes:||:||10,000 Kyats , 5000 Kyats , 1000 Kyats , 500 Kyats , 200 Kyats ,100 Kyats , 50 Kyats ,20 Kyats ,10 Kyats|
|Business Hours||:||09:30 -04:30 (Government offices)
09:00 – 05:00 ( Private Companies)
10:00- 02:00 ( Banks)
Saturday & Sunday are weekend holiday.
Private firms close on Sunday.
|Time difference||:||6 1/2 +GMT
Bangkok Time – 30 min
Singapore Time – 1HR
|Traveller’s cheques & Credit Cards||:||Traveller’s cheques are accepted only a few hotels. Credits Card, Visa Card , Master Card are accepted hotels , shopping mall and some souvenir shops.|
|Customs||:||400 Cigarettes, 100 cigars or 1/2 lb of tobaccos, 2 quarts of alcoholic liquer,1 pint bottle of perfume allowed to be imported.|
|Tipping||:||Tipping isn’t obligatory but is widely practised.|
|Airport taxis||:||A non-metered taxi from Yangon international airport into downtown 16 Km away , costs
USD 10 and takes 45 minutes. Some big hotels provide airport pickups for booked guests.
|Locat transport||:||Taxis are available for going around.|
|Hotels & Guest Houses||:||There are many international standard hotel 5* ,4* ,3* ,2* and economic hotel & guest house are available in Myanmar.|
|:||According to your desire, have Myanmar Traditional food, Chinese food , Thai food & some European Food.