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Kanywa Destination Guide

Delve into Kanywa in Myanmar

Kanywa in the region of Shan is a city in Myanmar - some 75 mi or ( 121 km ) North-East of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Kanywa

Current time in Kanywa is now 10:57 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Rangoon " with a UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Wiang Haeng, Mae Hong Son, Lampang, Chiang Rai, and Chiang Mai. While being here, make sure to check out Wiang Haeng . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Kanywa ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Jumping Cats at Inle Lake, Myanmar

0:59 min by Ryan Hartwell
Views: 1615 Rating: 4.75

In August 2007, I went over-seas to visit my sisters who were teaching in Myanmar and Malaysia. This footage was recorded by me in the Jumping Cat Monostary at Inle Lake. ..

Myanmar's Inle Lake

2:04 min by ipc51
Views: 1352 Rating: 3.67

Inle Lake is the country's second largest lake home to 100000 Intha people. Freelance video producer Ian Cameron explores the crafts workshops and waterways of this unique tourist attraction. ..


Myanmar,Lago Inle

7:56 min by JesusTortajada
Views: 1084 Rating: 5.00

visita a este impresionante lago. Paseo en barca por lago y visita de lugares imprescindibles de ver ..

Bagan - Inle lake - kalaw - Train & bus back to Bagan, Myanmar

3:38 min by htut17
Views: 614 Rating: 0.00

24 to 28 Jan 2011 travel: Bagan to Inle lake and Kalaw in southern Shan state, bus to Kalaw, and train down to central lowland and Bagan. Myanmar/Burma. ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Inle Lake

Inle Lake is a freshwater lake located in the Nyaungshwe Township of Taunggyi District of Shan State, part of Shan Hills in Myanmar (Burma). It is the second largest lake in Myanmar with an estimated surface area of 44.9 square miles, and one of the highest at an altitude of 2,900 feet . During the dry season, the average water depth is 7 feet, with the deepest point being 12 feet, but during the rainy season this can increase by 5 feet .

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.55 96.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Freshwater ecoregions, Lakes of Burma, Shan Hills, Shan State, Visitor attractions in Burma

Taunggyi District

Taunggyi District is a district of Shan State in Burma. The principal town and administrative center is Taunggyi. This district has 12 towns and 3001 villages.

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Located at 20.50 96.93 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Districts of Burma, Shan State, Taunggyi District

Hpaung Daw U Pagoda

Hpaung Daw U Pagoda; also spelt Hpaung Daw Oo or Phaung Daw Oo is a notable Buddhist site in Myanmar (formerly Burma), located on the Inle Lake in Shan State. The pagoda houses five small gilded images of Buddha, which have been covered in gold leaf to the point that their original forms cannot be seen. The gold-leaf application to such excess is relatively recent. Old photographs hanging on the monastery walls show some of the images in a more pristine form.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.46 96.84 (Lat./Long.); Less than 15 km away
Tags: Buddhist pilgrimages, Buddhist temples in Burma, Buildings and structures in Shan State, Visitor attractions in Burma

Air Bagan Flight 11

Air Bagan Flight 11 was a domestic scheduled flight in Myanmar, operated by Air Bagan from Yangon to Heho. On 25 December 2012 the aircraft operating the flight, a Fokker 100, crash landed through trees removing the wings on approach to Heho Airport. The aircraft also struck power lines on descent and came to rest on fire. The aircraft was carrying 65 passengers, of whom one was killed and 11 injured. A motorcyclist on the ground was also struck and killed.

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Located at 20.73 96.79 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: 2012 in Burma, Accidents and incidents involving the Fokker 100, Aviation accidents and incidents in 2012, Aviation accidents and incidents in Burma

Heho Airport

Heho Airport (Burmese: ဟဲဟိုးလေဆိပ်; is an airport serving Heho, a town in Kalaw Township, Taunggyi District, Shan State, Burma. It is the main airport serving Inle Lake, one of the top tourist destinations of Burma.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.75 96.79 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Airports in Burma, Shan State