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Shwelonkon Destination Guide

Delve into Shwelonkon in Myanmar

Shwelonkon in the region of Ayeyarwady is a city in Myanmar - some 232 mi or ( 374 km ) South of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital .

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Current time in Shwelonkon is now 04:26 AM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Rangoon " with a UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Mae Hong Son, Chom Thong, Thinbawgyin, Dawei, and Tagundaing. While being here, make sure to check out Mae Hong Son . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Shwelonkon ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Pathein

Pathein, also called Bassein, is a port city with a 2004 population estimated at 215,600, and the capital of the Ayeyarwady Region, Burma. It lies on the Pathein River (Bassein), which is a western branch of the Irrawaddy River. It is located within the Pathein Township of Pathein District and is also the seat of all. Although once part of the Mon kingdom, Pathein has few ethnic Mon residents today. The majority are of Bamar, Burmese Indians, Kayin ethnicity.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 16.77 94.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Populated places in Ayeyarwady Region, Township capitals of Burma

Myaungmya District

Myaungmya District is a district of the Ayeyarwady Division in south western Myanmar. It consists 5 cities. They are Myaungmya. Myaungmya district was formed in 1893 out of a portion of Bassein district, and reconstituted until 1903. It has an area of 2,663 square miles and a population of 280,000 and density of 104 inhabitants to the square mile. The district is a deltaic tract, bordering south on the sea and traversed by many tidal creeks.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 16.50 95.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 22 km away
Tags: Ayeyarwady Region, Districts of Burma

Pathein Airport

Pathein Airport is an airport in Pathein, Burma.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 16.82 94.78 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Airports in Burma