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Kankiu Destination Guide

Touring Kankiu in Myanmar

Kankiu in the region of Kachin is located in Myanmar - some 535 mi or ( 862 km ) North of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital city .

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Time in Kankiu is now 01:28 PM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Rangoon " with a UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Kohima, Itanagar, Imphal, Shimen, and Shengping. Being here already, consider visiting Kohima . Check out our recomendations for Kankiu ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Putao

Putao is the northernmost town of Kachin State, Myanmar. It is the principal town in Putao Township. It can only be reached by road during summer (for nationals) but is accessible year round by air if there are sufficient tourist groups to justify a plane. The area around Putao is famous for the variety of endemic birds and rare orchids, which grow naturally. Many orchid lovers are especially attracted by the so-called "Black Orchid" that can be found in the mountains east and west of Putao.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.33 97.43 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Populated places in Kachin State, Township capitals of Burma

Putao Airport

Putao Airport is an airport in Putao, Burma.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.33 97.43 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Airports in Burma

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Information of geographic nature is based on public data provided by geonames.org, CIA world facts book, Unesco, DBpedia and wikipedia. Weather is based on NOAA GFS.