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Sagaing Destination Guide

Delve into Sagaing in Myanmar!

Sagaing in the region of Sagain with it's 78,739 residents is a place located in Myanmar - some 148 mi (or 238 km) North of Nay Pyi Taw, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Sagaing

Local time in Sagaing is now 07:30 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Rangoon" with an UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Phayao, Mae Hong Son, Lampang, Chiang Rai, Chiang Mai or Amarapura. While being here, you might want to check out as well. We discovered 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

32°C / 89 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 85%
Air Pressure 1007.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 56% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 16th of October 2018
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Wednesday, 17th of October 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 30°C (85 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Thursday, 18th of October 2018
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 26°C (80 °F)
Night: 22°C (71 °F)


Sagaing from ferry on Ayeyarwady River

00:28 min ( October 08, 2011 by ozphotoes)
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Passing Sagaing on Mandalay to Nyaung U (Bagan) ferry on Wednesday 3 August 2011 in Myanmar (Burma)

Motorbike from Sagaing to Mingun Myanma...

04:17 min ( April 26, 2012 by bessieandkyle)
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Join us on a first-person ride as we go on a motorbike ride from Sagaing to Mingun in Myanmar! For more travel videos and stories, visit us at

Myanmar 2012 - Sagaing (1140)

04:46 min ( July 02, 2012 by Jan van Bekkum)
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Pagodas in the village of Sagaing near Mandalay in Burma (Myanmar)

Sagaing Hill views

01:20 min ( October 08, 2011 by ozphotoes)
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Sagaing from Hill on Monday 1 August 2011, at Sagaing Myanmar, (Burma)

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Upcomming Local Events

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


E-Government Conference & ICT Exhibition 2018 (NPT)

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
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Interesting facts about this location


Amarapura is a former capital of Myanmar, and now a township of Mandalay. Amarapura is bounded by the Irrawaddy river in the west, Chanmyathazi township in the north, and the ancient capital site of Ava (Inwa) in the south. It was the capital of Myanmar twice during the Konbaung period (1783–1821 and 1842–1859) a before finally supplanted by Mandalay 11 km north in 1859. It is historically referred to as Taungmyo (Southern City) in relation to Mandalay.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 21.88, 95.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Amarapura, Amarapura Township, Populated places in Mandalay District


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.

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Located at 21.88, 95.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 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

Mandalay University

Mandalay University is a public liberal arts university located in Mandalay, Myanmar. Formerly an affiliate of Rangoon University, Mandalay University is the second oldest university in the country, and the largest university in Upper Myanmar. The university offers bachelor's and master's degree programs in common liberal arts, sciences and law disciplines.

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Located at 21.88, 95.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Arts and Science universities in Burma, Educational institutions established in 1925, Universities and colleges in Burma, Universities and colleges in Mandalay, Universities and colleges in Mandalay Region

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 21.88, 95.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 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

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.

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Located at 21.88, 95.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Mandalay, Palaces in Burma

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