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Amarapura Destination Guide

Discover Amarapura in Myanmar

Amarapura in the region of Mandalay is a town located in Myanmar - some 149 mi or ( 240 km ) North of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Amarapura

Local time in Amarapura is now 07:39 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Rangoon " with a UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Phayao, Mae Hong Son, Lampang, Chiang Rai, and Chiang Mai. When in this area, you might want to check out Phayao . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Amarapura ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Faces of Burma Myanmar

10:14 min by franckbyron
Views: 13104 Rating: 4.00

burma known as Myanmar has an amazing diversity in faces ,this short movie shows few people from yangon Mandalay Bagan Lake inley and Gnapali on the coast ,the longer version is 1h39mn ...... ..

48 hours in Mandalay

3:56 min by Aung Myat
Views: 8532 Rating: 4.97

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 ..


Myanmar 2012- Boat trip from Mandalay to Bagan (1145)

9:55 min by Jan van Bekkum
Views: 2767 Rating: 5.00

Boat trip from Mandalay to Bagan in Myanmar (Burma) ..

Amarapura Train - Myanmar Burma

0:52 min by John Meckley
Views: 2753 Rating: 4.00

Narrow Gauge passenger train at crossing near Amarapura, Myanmar. ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Amarapura

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.

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Located at 21.90 96.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Amarapura, Amarapura Township, Populated places in Mandalay District

Yadanabon University

Yadanabon University is a public liberal arts and sciences university in Mandalay, Myanmar. Located in the outskirts of Mandalay in Amarapura by Taungthaman Lake, the university offers bachelor's and master's degree programs in liberal arts and sciences, mostly to students from Mandalay suburbs and vicinity.

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Located at 21.89 96.07 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Arts and Science universities in Burma, Universities and colleges in Burma, Universities and colleges in Mandalay, Universities and colleges in Mandalay Region

University of Dental Medicine, Mandalay

The University of Dental Medicine, Mandalay, is a university of dental medicine, located in Mandalay, Myanmar. The university offers a six-year bachelor's degree program in dental surgery. Graduate and doctoral studies are available only at the University of Dental Medicine, Yangon. The annual intake into both dental universities is 300.

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Located at 21.93 96.08 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1998, Schools of medicine in Burma, Universities and colleges in Mandalay Region

Mandalay Institute of Nursing

The Mandalay Institute of Nursing is a university of nursing, located in Mandalay, Myanmar. It is one of three universities in the nation that offers a four-year bachelor's degree program in nursing. The institute also offers a master's degree program in nursing. The institute, which admits only 100 students per year, is one of the more selective universities in the nation. Nursing is one of few professions in Myanmar that provides decent job opportunities—inside or outside the country.

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Located at 21.93 96.08 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Schools of medicine in Burma, Universities and colleges in Burma, Universities and colleges in Mandalay, Universities and colleges in Mandalay Region

Mandalay Chanmyathazi Airport

Mandalay Chanmyathazi Airport is a domestic airport in Burma that served Mandalay and surrounding areas. It has largely been replaced by Mandalay International Airport.

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Located at 21.94 96.09 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Airports in Burma, Mandalay

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