The Chaukhtatgyi Paya contains a huge reclining Buddha under a large metal roof. It is located near the Shwedagon Paya in Shwegondaing Lan. Around the Buddha structure are a number of fortune tellers offering palm reading and astrological predictions. Like most Payas, this is a working shrine, filled with the faithful who stop by to pray as a part of their daily goings-on.
Bogyoke Aung San Museum
Bogyoke Aung San Museum is located on No. 15, Bogyoke Museum Lane, Bahan Township, Yangon. The Bogyoke Aung San Museum was established in 1962 which is 15 years after the assassination of the General. The museum was the home of the General, before he was assassinated. The museum contains memorabilia, photos, furniture, and books once used.
Karaweik Hall is located in the Kandawgyi Royal Lake. It is situated in the Kandawgyi Nature Park. Karaweik Hall is a major landmark of Yangon. This is a modern architecture of a mythical creature called Karaweik. It has 3 floors and ceremonies are held in it. This whole building was gilded with gold about 20 years ago.
Yangon Zoological Gardens
Yangon Zoological Gardens is situated near the Great Shwedagon Pagoda, Royal Lake, Aquarium, Karaweik Hall and Yangon Railway Station. It houses about 59 species of mammals, 60 species of birds and 18 species of reptiles, amounting to over 1300 species.