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Mingun Destination Guide

Explore Mingun in Myanmar.

Mingun in the region of Sagain is a town in Myanmar - some 159 mi (or 257 km) North of Nay Pyi Taw, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Mingun in Myanmar

Current time in Mingun is now 09:14 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Rangoon" with an UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Phayao, Mae Hong Son, Lampang, Chiang Rai, Chiang Mai or Pahtodawgyi. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Ywathit, Yenanzu, Yaungmazok, Wingyan, Udaung and Aingdaing. We encountered some videos in the web. 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

30°C / 85 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1006.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 20th of November 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 22°C (71 °F)
Tuesday, 21st of November 2017
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 30°C (85 °F)
Night: 21°C (69 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of November 2017
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)

Videos

Myanmar 2012 - Mingun (1134)

10:55 min ( May 30, 2012 by Jan van Bekkum)
Views: 271 - Rating: 5/5

Boat trip followed by a tour with a buffalo cart for a view of Mingun's highlights. Mingun is across the river near Mandalay in Myanmar (Burma)

48 hours in Mandalay

03:56 min ( April 17, 2012 by Aung Myat)
Views: 8,532 - Rating: 4.96667/5

This is our latest work that we shot in Mandalay which is the 2nd-largest city and the last royal capital of Burma (Myanmar). We tried our best in this clip & finished my directing during 48 hours thr...


Tropical Punch Tour: Myanmar Video

07:56 min ( September 09, 2011 by ArcaneCandy)
Views: 7,821 - Rating: 3.66667/5

Enigmatic and intriguing, Myanmar is land of contradictions. It boasts some of the nicest people on Earth who are, ironically, ruled by an oppressive military regime. On the religious front, Buddhism ...

Mingun Amapura and Sagain Patandsaoyuth...

02:38 min ( December 07, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 563 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Patandsaoyuth's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Mingun during the next days.

26
Nov
2017

Matt Lloyd Presents: Make $10,000 Cash At Month [Mandalay Virtual Event]

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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27
Nov
2017

Matt Lloyd Presents: Make $10,000 Cash At Month [Mandalay Virtual Event]

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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Nov
2017

Matt Lloyd Presents: Make $10,000 Cash At Month [Mandalay Virtual Event]

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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05
Dec
2017

Matt Lloyd Presents: Make $10,000 Cash At Month [Mandalay Virtual Event]

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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06
Dec
2017

Matt Lloyd Presents: Make $10,000 Cash At Month [Mandalay Virtual Event]

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Interesting facts about this location

Mingun

Mingun is a town in Sagaing Region, northwest Myanmar (Burma), located 11 km up the Ayeyarwady River on the west bank from Mandalay. Its main attraction is the ruined Mingun Pahtodawgyi.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.05, 96.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Burma, Populated places in Sagaing Region

Burma

Burma, also known as Myanmar, is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia bordered by China, Thailand, India, Laos and Bangladesh. One-third of Burma's total perimeter of 1,930 kilometres forms an uninterrupted coastline along the Bay of Bengal and the Andaman Sea. Its population of over 60 million makes it the world's 24th most populous country and, at 676,578 km (261,227 sq mi), it is the world's 40th largest country and the second largest in Southeast Asia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.05, 96.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Burma, Countries of the Indian Ocean, Former British colonies, Former socialist republics, Least Developed Countries, Member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, Member states of the United Nations, Military dictatorship, Republics, Southeast Asian countries, States and territories established in 1948

Basic Education High School No. 8 Mandalay

Basic Education High School No. 8 Mandalay (Burmese: အခြေခံ ပညာ အထက်တန်း ကျောင်း အမှတ် မန္တလေး; formerly, St. Joseph's Convent School) is a public high school in downtown Mandalay, Myanmar. The all-girls school offers classes from kindergarten to Tenth Standard to about 3600 students.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.05, 96.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:High schools in Burma, Mandalay

Mandalay Palace

The Mandalay Palace, located in Mandalay, Myanmar, is the last royal palace of the last Burmese monarchy. The palace was constructed, between 1857 and 1859 as part of King Mindon's founding of the new royal capital city of Mandalay. The plan of Mandalay Palace largely follows the traditional Burmese palace design, inside a walled fort surrounded by a moat. The palace itself is at the centre of the citadel and faces east. All buildings of the palace are of one storey in height.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.05, 96.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Mandalay, Palaces in Burma

University of Medicine, Mandalay

The University of Medicine, Mandalay (formerly Institute of Medicine, Mandalay), located in Mandalay is one of four medical universities in Myanmar. The university offers Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S. ) degrees and graduate studies degrees in medical science. The university is one of the most selective in the country, and accepts approximately 600 students annually based solely on their matriculation (college entrance exam) scores.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.05, 96.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1954, Schools of medicine in Burma, Universities and colleges in Burma, Universities and colleges in Mandalay, Universities and colleges in Mandalay Region

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