Karaweik Hall is a palace on the eastern shore of Kandawgyi Lake which is is one of two major lakes in Yangon. The 150-acre (61 ha) lake is surrounded by the 110-acre (45 ha) Kandawgyi Nature Park. and the 69.25-acre (28-hectare) Yangon Zoological Gardens, which consists of a zoo, an aquarium and an amusement park. Along the eastern shorelines of the lake is the famous Karaweik, a concrete replica of a Burmese royal barge built in 1972.
It houses a buffet restaurant everyday with outstanding traditional dances. They performs national race group dances , traditional puppet show, elephant dance and so many ancient drama performance.