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Pengsa Destination Guide

Delve into Pengsa in Myanmar

Pengsa in the region of Shan is a city in Myanmar - some 95 mi or ( 153 km ) North-East of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital .

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Current time in Pengsa is now 11:35 AM (Friday) . 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: Lampang, Chiang Rai, Chiang Mai, Wan Tame, and Wan Pa-pan. While being here, make sure to check out Lampang . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Pengsa ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Taunggyi University

Taunggyi University, located in Taunggyi, is the main university in Shan State, Myanmar. The university offers bachelor's, master's and doctorate degree programs in liberal arts and sciences.

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Located at 20.76 97.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 15 km away
Tags: Arts and Science universities in Burma, Buildings and structures in Shan State, Universities and colleges in Burma, Universities and colleges in Shan State

Taunggyi

Taunggyi, is the capital of Shan State, Myanmar. Taunggyi has an estimated population of 205,000 as of 2010, making it the fifth largest city in Myanmar, and is at an elevation of 4,712 feet above sea level. The name Taunggyi means "huge mountain" in the Burmese language, and is named after the ridge on the east of the city, part of the Shan Hills system, whose prominent high point is called Taung-chun or "The Spur. " Locally this spur is popularly known as Phaya Taung.

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Located at 20.78 97.04 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Populated places in Taunggyi District, Taunggyi Township, Township capitals of Burma

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