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Thawka Destination Guide

Discover Thawka in Myanmar

Thawka in the region of Rakhine is a town located in Myanmar - some 147 mi or ( 236 km ) South-West of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Thawka

Local time in Thawka is now 08:15 PM (Monday) . 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: Sangkhla Buri, Mae Ramat, Mae Hong Son, Zalun, and Ywashe. When in this area, you might want to check out Sangkhla Buri . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Thawka ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Thandwe is a town and major seaport in Rakhine State, the westernmost part of Myanmar. Thandwe is very ancient, and is said to have been at one time the capital of Rakhine State, then called Arakan. The district has an area of 3,784 square miles . The country is mountainous, the Arakan Mountains sending out spurs which reach the coast. Some of the peaks in the north attain 4,000 and more ft.

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Located at 18.47 94.37 (Lat./Long.); Less than 27 km away
Tags: Beaches of Burma, Populated places in Rakhine State, Township capitals of Burma, Visitor attractions in Burma