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Shao Ga Destination Guide

Delve into Shao Ga in Myanmar

Shao Ga in the region of Kachin is located in Myanmar - some 528 mi or ( 850 km ) North of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital .

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Local time in Shao Ga is now 03:49 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Rangoon " with a UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Kohima, Itanagar, Imphal, Shimen, and Shengping. While being here, you might want to check out Kohima . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Shao Ga ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Putao District

Putao District is a district of the Kachin State in northern Burma. The capital lies at Putao.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.27 97.78 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Districts of Burma, Kachin State

Putao Airport

Putao Airport is an airport in Putao, Burma.

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Located at 27.33 97.43 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Airports in Burma


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 20 km away
Tags: Populated places in Kachin State, Township capitals of Burma