Yangon City Tour Program 1) Shwedagon Pagoda 2) Independence Monument 3) The Secretariat-Old Minister's Office 4) National Races Village 5) National Museum 6) Chauk-htet-gyi Pagoda 7) Kandawgyi Park Why Yangon? Get to know Yangon - the largest city, most important commercial center which continues to be the main gateway into Myanmar. Yangon, once called Rangoon by the British, means “End of Strife”. Many of its interesting tour sights are representative of its people and lifestyles, Buddhism the religion of the majority, and its recent colonial history. Tours that cater to your different interests are available at different times of the day: morning, afternoon and evening. You can combine all or take each independently as stand-alone tour.