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Taukkyan War Cemetery

No 1 Pyay Road, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Taukkyan War Cemetery is in Taukkyan town in the township of Mingaladon, Yangon greater area, on the main highway No 1 Pyay Road. From the centre of the city of Yangon, it is 21 miles north and 11 miles from the international airport, 45 minutes drive from the centre of Rankgoon and 24 minutes from the International airport. Exact location of the cemetery is North (17º02'08.24") and East (96º07'55.28").
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No 1 Pyay Road, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On way to Bago, stopped by this cemetery that build and maintain by British till today. It was a resting place for many many soldiers that sacrificed their life for British during the WW II. Well maintain and I am surprise for the neatness and...More

Thank Lucas G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a short pitstop here to use the toilet across the road and visit the site itself which is interesting though perhaps not the highlight of your trip. It's very easy to visit on your way (by car) from Yangon to Bago.

Thank mbaas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice place to visit with friends or family or bf/gf or solo. You will love it if you are a photographer or photoposer. The view is unique although it's not a very wide place. You can observe about WW2 soldiers and simply just...More

Thank khinenguwahsoe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located outside of Yangon. You may visit on your way to Bago or Golden Rock. Cool and calm place. Beautiful !. There is a Net Tree Shrine before the war cemetery which is also interesting to see.

Thank J_Smith1960
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quiet, beautiful and peaceful place. just 45 minutes away from Yangon. Worth a visit!! Contains over 6000 graves and pillars which have the names of over 27000 fallen soldiers on it.

Thank Aung Pyi P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautifully maintained Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery, which is also popular with local people who clearly appreciate its beauty and tranquility. Worth visiting as a reminder of the sacrifices made by others.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very well taken care War Cemetery and beautiful flowers were grown which made the travellers feel more comfortable to pay respect to all those laying there from the War

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth a visit, shows real respect for the fallen of other countries and beliefs. Well maintained grounds. very nice.

Thank Ian_and_Robyn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After spending a hot, humid almost steamy day walking around Yangon, a trip to Taukkyan War Cemetery is the perfect way to unwind and recollect. For those who or whose families are/were in service, this a meaningful place to honor those who have fallen, and...More

Thank Kenkhan
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

The cemetery and named of the people here made how wonder of the World are and be. Seem we might not learn about the coming lost when you fight for something it mean nothing. Rest In Peace all of u....

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Makkies
February 3, 2016|
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Response from MaGraceVDy | Reviewed this property |
We rented a van. It's about over an hour drive. I think the registry is being kept by the Commonwealth War Graves in London.
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