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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.

Map of the area of Shwedwingon in Myanmar

Local time in Shwedwingon is now 08:52 PM (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.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

33°C / 92 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 45%
Air Pressure 999.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Wednesday, 22nd of February 2017
Clear sky.
Clear sky Day: 31°C (87 °F)
Night: 20°C (67 °F)
Thursday, 23rd of February 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 32°C (89 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)
Friday, 24th of February 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 32°C (89 °F)
Night: 18°C (65 °F)

Videos

Birma by bike 1

08:28 min ( June 11, 2011 by Klaus Eichhorst)
Views: 1,465 - Rating: 5/5

Part 2: www.youtube.com Part 3: www.youtube.com

Buddhas of Burma - Dharma Sanctuary org

03:54 min ( May 07, 2011 by Dharmasanctuary1)
Views: 118 - Rating: 0/5

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

03:38 min ( April 16, 2012 by Taylor Prokes)
Views: 114 - Rating: 0/5

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

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 19.88, 96.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in Burma, Naypyidaw, Religious buildings completed in 2009, Stupas

Pyinmana

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 19.88, 96.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Mandalay Region, Township capitals of Burma

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).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 19.88, 96.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Bicameral legislatures, Burmese words and phrases, Government of Burma, History of Burma, National legislatures, Parliaments by country

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 19.88, 96.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:2008 establishments in Burma, Health in Burma, Parks in Burma

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 19.88, 96.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:2008 establishments in Burma, Health in Burma, Naypyidaw, Parks in Burma