Dalla is one of the Yangon’s townships located at the opposite bank of the Yangon River. The only access to reach Dalla is to take a passenger ferry boat from the city center jetty opposite to the Strand Hotel. Thousand of Yangonites use the ferries to go daily to work to Yangon city center.
It is worth to explore Dalla for few hours and get a glimpse of the provincial life just very close to the heart of Yangon. Crossing the Yangon river will give you a large view on Yangon city and the beautiful massive colonial building along the rivers but also all the ports activities. To cross the river with the local passenger ferry takes around 10 minutes.
After reaching the opposite bank of Yangon River, the best way to discover the daily provincial life of this Yangon’s township is to take a trishaw. The ride will bring you to a couple of interesting pagodas and along the narrow and busy lanes of Dalla. The clock tower is the central point of Dalla. You can make a stop at the morning or the night market. The return to Yangon by the ferry boat gives you a chance to observe the river activities with the busy traffic of both cargo and passengers boats.