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. Start your trip to Yangon (Rangoon) by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
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  • As a part of our tour, we rode the circular train for around 1.5 hours. It was really a great way to see the daily life of Yangon people. Locals came on board: students, workers, and salesman with man...  more »
  • We went on the circular railway as part of a tour, getting on at the Yangon Central Station and getting off at Danyingone before going back to Yangon (the east side of the track is closed for construc...  more »
  • You can ride this train for hours - for pennies. It is non stop action - loading, unloading, and you can shop from your seat. There is a never ending parade of vendors selling a wide variety of goods....  more »
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