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Bogyoke Aung San Market

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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No 66 67, 68, 69, 78, 79 East D | Pabedan, Yangon (Rangoon) 11141, Myanmar
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Jewelry, gems, jade, gold stores are a plenty. Be careful as you cannot be sure if you don't know the difference between genuine and fakes. Other stores sell lonhyi, blouses, slippers (traditional Myanmar clothing) and some sell souvenir items. Gets boring after a while. Food...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Karen K
Reviewed 5 days ago

The day we went there were festivities for Chinese New year. Dragon dancing done by the kids. Was good fun watching them. The entire market was buzzing and it's a great place to just amble about. We spent over an hour walking around and it's...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank varun_mukthi
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place to shop if you needed jewelries and Burmese fabric / clothes. Stalls after stalls selling the same thing. Quite pricey and was hard to bargain for better prices!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Izia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a short look but will certainly go back soon. Some very touristy areas but lots of quiet local corners too. Art souvenirs food and lots of people watching!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank pejoco
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Market was built in 1926 and named after the Municipal Commissioner, Gavin Scott, who probably recognised the need for a good shopping mall. After Myanmar's Independence, they wanted to give it a local name and hence named it after the famous patriot and freedom...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The market is quite large and covered. It gets very hot during the day and afternoon. I would recommend visiting in the morning or at night. The market has a large number of jewellers, clothes, souveniers, carvings, jade. Prices are a little higher than you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great for souvenirs and fabrics. Otherwise, it’s a typical market you will find all over SE Asia. Good stop while in Yangon, but there are much better shops throughout the city

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LindsayV857
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This market was a good place to loaf around for hours browsing. There were fashionable local clothing, all sorts of artifacts & souvenirs, jewelry and any other thing you can think of. According to my local guide the market catered mostly to tourists although some...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SunnyW358
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here several times over the past decade and I must say it is probably my favorite market. Enter through the overhead glassed walk way on Bogyoke Rd that runs between Pan Pacific hotel/Junction city mall and Bogyoke market north of the road....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Teddy-at-large
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best place to find all you want: ready made traditional sarongs, blouses , t shirts, shoes, traditional slippers, carvings, ewelery, jade, tapestries , puppets, bags, purses, paintings, silver and gold snd more!

Date of experience: February 2019
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ToniF27
May 16, 2018|
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Response from Caroline S | Reviewed this property |
Hmmm not exactly sure but I think about 10:30 each day. Definitely closes at 5pm. Try google
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Rachel Y
April 13, 2018|
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Response from theauthentictraveler | Reviewed this property |
Out of my experience I would say, it will be closed as most of the city/daily life gets to standstill during Thingyan. It's the same in the city, where almost ALL shops are closed. But this answer is not 100% updated. . .
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Runningfree557
Singapore, null, Singapore
Is tour guide necessary? (4 Replies)
Just booked my hotel and realised that its within walking distance(<1.5km) from places like Sule Pagoda and Bogyoke Aung San Market. Now I'm just thinking if engaging a tour guide/driver is necessary to places like Shwedagon Pagoda and etc. I'm not sure what are the other places of interest in Yangon.
March 07, 2015|
Response fromManeki-neko|
No, a guide is not necessary at all. Grab a map and go! If you need info on what other things there are to do, kinldy peruse the forums for more information.
SmurfSingapore
Singapore, Singapore
Jade, sim card and spa near Best Western Chinatown? (3 Replies)
1) Can someone please advise me if there's any trustworthy shop in Bogyoke Aung San Market that i can get jade? 2) Can I get any local sim card at the airport with data plan? 3) Besides Sapel Traditional Burmese Foot Spa, any other spa worth going near Best Western Chinatown? What are the good restaurants I can visit nearby? Thanks for all your help.
February 06, 2016|
Response fromSilverswimmer|
2) Yes-there are a couple of booths but they close early evening.There will be shops near your hotel that can help-phone shops are everywhere-I counted 6 at one CityMart. SS
Sherman Y
re: Yangon travel must see (5 Replies)
we just have a day to sight seeing below, we live in downtown area, is it so far from our live place ? Bogyoke Aung San Market Swe Taw Myat Pagoda Chaukhtatgyi Paya Shwedagon Pagoda thankyou for your share !
January 04, 2018|
Response fromKPtourism|
Swe taw myat is a bit far from downtown, about 10 km drive. other fine. KP