Myine Yadanar Centre (MYC), Mawlamyine
Myine Yadanar Centre (MYC) was Mawlamyine's main shopping centre complex located at the upper end of Zeigyi. before Ocean Shopping Centre opened in 2016. It has four storeys with the ground floor having many stalls selling fashion clothes and jeans. The second floor at the north end has gold and jewellery shops. This was once the only place in Mawlamyine where you'll find escaltors, however, they are rarely in service. There is however a functional elevator which has an attendant to help you push the right buttons. The only other place in Mawlamyine with an elevator is at the Kyaikthanlan Pagoda.
The third floor has a mall with a variety of shops, including a trendy kids' fashion shop, a barber shop which charges 1000 kyat ($1) for haircuts for men, an electrical store selling digital cameras and accessories and a number of mobile phone shops, which only 7 years ago, were non existent in this town. The public toilet is located on the third floor and charges 100 kyat for usage.
On the top floor is a kids amusement centre with jumping castle, and bumper cars. There is also a cafe and bakery selling western style pastries and coffee. Adjacent to the cafe is a 4D cinema showing short 4D novelty movies with moving seats providing the sensation of movement.
- Last Updated: 08 July 2016