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Thanhlyin Bridge - Things to Know Before Visiting

Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

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About Thanhlyin Bridge

Thanlyin Bridge is a bridge linking the cities of Thanlyin and Yangon in Myanmar. The bridge crosses the 1-km wide Bago river.


Attractions Near Thanhlyin Bridge

Ancient Portuguese Church
Ancient Portuguese Church1.71km from Thanhlyin Bridge

It is an ancient Portuguese Church ruins located near the Bago River in Yangon. It is said to be the home of Christianity in Myanmar.

Karaweik Palace
Karaweik Palace6.91km from Thanhlyin Bridge

Karaweik or Karaweik Hall is a palace on the eastern shore of Kandawgyi Lake, Yangon, Burma.

Botataung Pagoda
Botataung Pagoda6.96km from Thanhlyin Bridge

The Botataung Pagoda was built some 2,500 years ago by the Mon people. The 40-meter high golden pagoda enshrines a sacred hair relic of the Buddha. The pagoda was destroyed during the Second World War by an airforce bombing mission. Rebuilding started in 1948 following the original design.

The Secretariat
The Secretariat7.23km from Thanhlyin Bridge

The Victorian-style building is made from red and yellow brick and constructed in a U-shape. This is the spot where Aung San and six cabinet ministers were assassinated by a gang of armed paramilitaries.

Kandawgyi Lake
Kandawgyi Lake7.25km from Thanhlyin Bridge

Kandawgyi Lake or also called as Royal Lake is one of the most beautiful attractions of Yangon. The lake was built to provide a clean water supply for the British colonial government at the time.

St. Mary's Cathedral Yangon
St. Mary's Cathedral Yangon7.41km from Thanhlyin Bridge

It is the largest cathedral in Burma and was designed by Dutch architect Joseph Cuypers, son of Pierre Cuypers.

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The most developed region of Myanmar and the main international gateway.

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