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Alegyun Destination Guide

Discover Alegyun in Myanmar

Alegyun in the region of Rakhine is a town located in Myanmar - some 196 mi or ( 316 km ) West of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital .

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Local time in Alegyun is now 07:46 PM (Tuesday) . 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: Dhaka, Chittagong, Agartala, Thechaung, and Akyab. When in this area, you might want to check out Dhaka . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Alegyun ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Lemro River

The Lemro is a river of Burma flowing through Chin State and Rakhine State. It flows into the Indian Ocean east of Sittwe. Between the eleventh and fifteenth centuries, small walled settlements were built by the Arakanese people along the river bank. The Lemro valley is noted for its rock art from these settlers.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.15 93.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Rivers of Burma

Myingun Island

Myingun Island is an island in the Bay of Bengal, Burma (Myanmar). It belongs to Rakhine State and is located 5 km to the south of Sittwe. It stretches parallel to the coast and has a length of 33 km and a maximum width of 3.8 km. There are two localities on the island, Sandawshin and Pyaingdaung.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 19.97 92.98 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Islands of Burma

Ponnagyun

Ponnagyun is a town in the Rakhine State of westernmost part of Myanmar. it is the administrative seat of Ponnagyun Township.

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Located at 20.33 93.02 (Lat./Long.); Less than 25 km away
Tags: Populated places in Rakhine State, Township capitals of Burma