Shwedwingon Destination Guide
Discover Shwedwingon in Myanmar!
Shwedwingon in the region of Mandalay is a town located in Myanmar - some 12 mi (or 20 km) North-East of Nay Pyi Taw, the country's capital.
Local time in Shwedwingon is now 04:15 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Rangoon" with an UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Mae La Noi, Mae Hong Son, Lampang, Khun Yuam, Chiang Rai or Nay Pyi Taw. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast
|Morning Temperature||28°C / 83 °F|
|Evening Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||42%|
|Air Pressure||991.9 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 68% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Tuesday, 22nd of August 2017Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Day: 24°C (76 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Wednesday, 23rd of August 2017Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Thursday, 24th of August 2017Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Birma by bike 1
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Buddhas of Burma - Dharma Sanctuary org
Buddhas of Burma - 48 beautiful Buddha faces synced with electronica music. (the last slide is a Buddha from Thailand, a nice counterpoint to the previous 47). Audio: Tealosophy by Wishing Tree
Swimming with Elephant
Swimming with Poojah in Chaing Mai Thailand, one of the most magical experiences I'll probably ever have. When he goes under that is his way of playing with me. Notice how adorable the baby ellie is t...
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Interesting facts about this location
Uppatasanti Pagoda (also called the "Peace Pagoda") is a prominent landmark in Naypyidaw, the new capital of Burma. The pagoda, which houses a Buddha tooth relic from China. It is nearly a same-sized replica of Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon and stands 99 metres tall.
Located at 19.88, 96.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Pyinmana is a logging town and sugarcane refinery center in the Mandalay Region of Myanmar. The administrative capital of Myanmar was officially moved to a militarized greenfield site (which the leader, Than Shwe, dubbed Naypyidaw, or Royal City) two miles (3.2 km) west of Pyinmana on November 6, 2005. Pyinmana is approximately 200 miles north of Yangon.
Located at 19.88, 96.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Assembly of the Union
The Assembly of the Union is the national-level bicameral legislature of Myanmar (officially known as the Republic of the Union of Myanmar) established by the 2008 National Constitution. The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw is made up of two houses, the Amyotha Hluttaw (House of Nationalities), a 224-seat upper house as well as the Pyithu Hluttaw, a 440-seat lower house (House of Representatives).
Naypyidaw Water Fountain Garden
The Naypyidaw Water Fountain Garden (Burmese: နေပြည်တော် ရေပန်း ဥယျာဉ်) is a garden in Naypyidaw, Myanmar. The 165-acre garden is situated near the Naypyidaw City Hall with a steel structure arch-way. Also included in the garden are a main pond with three fountains inside and 11 small ponds with 13 different fountains inside, a 30-foot high clock tower, nine recreation centres, two small gardens, two stone gardens and ten feet wide buggy road and footpaths.
National Herbal Park
The National Herbal Park (Burmese: အမျိုးသား ဆေးဖက်ဝင် အပင်များ ပန်းခြံ) is a 200-acre park located near the Naypyidaw-Taungnyo Road in Naypyidaw, Myanmar. Over 20,000 herbal and medicinal plants, representing over 700 species from the various states and divisions of Myanmar, are grown in the park. The herbal park is part of the government's efforts to protect and preserve the herbs from depletion and extinction and to keep alive the country's traditional system of medicines.
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