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TOURISM

Myanmar possesses a rich and vibrant cultural tradition. Great natural beauty combines with magnificent temple architecture.

Traditionally, Myanmar tourism is based on culture. Myanmar with its long history, culture and religion has many pagodas, temples and monuments all over the country. In addition, Myanmar is also blessed by nature with natural attractions. There are snow-capped mountains, deep forests, cool and scenic places, long rivers, beautiful lakes, and many unspoiled beaches and archipelagoes. The different national races and their way of life, traditional arts and crafts offer exotic vistas of the nation while the warm hospitality of Myanmar people world-renowned.

CURRENCY

The local currency is the “Kyat” which is divided into 100 pyas. Kyat notes are issued in denominations of 1, 5, 10, 15, 20, 45, 50, 90, 100, 200, 500, 1000, 5000 and 10000.

BUSINESS HOURS

Offices : 09:30 – 16:30 hrs. Mon – Fri

Banks  : 09:30 - 15:00 hrs. Mon - Fri

AIRPORT TAX

Airport tax is 10 US Dollars for departure at the international gateways.

CUSTOMS

Foreign currencies (above USD 2000), jewellery, cameras and electronic goods must be declared to the customs at the Airport. Exports of antiques and archaeologically valuable items are prohibited.

HEALTH

Ministry of Health has been implementing better health care management system and the international health regulation for the support of health tourism. There are points of entry health services at the international airports and passengers are requested to fill in the health declaration form.

Embassy of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Berlin

Embassy of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar
Thielallee 19, 14195, Berlin
Germany.
Ph : (+49) 30 206 1570, Fax : (+49) 30 206 15720
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