Yangon Circular Train, Yangon (Rangoon)

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Hop on a carriage and mingle with friendly locals while watching various cityscapes through the windows of Yangon Circular Train. Taking three hours to complete, the loop connects several Yangon suburbs to the central part of the city, selling well over 100,000 tickets daily. This inexpensive way of sightseeing offers you a rare opportunity to a city of contrast from the perspective of its six million inhabitants. Built by the British in 1954, the diesel locomotive-pulled train goes through diverse areas, providing an enjoyable and colorful, although slow, journey at 17 kph (10.5 mph) in a doorless carriage. You need to present your passport to buy a ticket. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Yangon (Rangoon) fast, fun, and easy.
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  • Went for a trishaw ride on a three-wheeled bicycle as a part of our city tour. They took us to a train station where we caught the Loop or CircularTrain that makes a big loop around the city...  more »
  • A great way to see Yangon and it's population in their daily lives. Us tourist are just part of the decors, they don't take interest in us( which is great) but sale to the locals, making the...  more »
  • This is a MUST SEE when in Yangon. It affords a good view of Yangon, & the amount and diversity of items sold on-board is staggering ! The cost for a complete circle trip is less than 20 cents  more »

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