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Taungzedigon Destination Guide

Discover Taungzedigon in Myanmar

Taungzedigon in the region of Shan is a town located in Myanmar - some 99 mi or ( 159 km ) North-East of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital .

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Local time in Taungzedigon is now 10:13 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: Wiang Haeng, Phayao, Mae Hong Son, Lampang, and Chiang Rai. When in this area, you might want to check out Wiang Haeng . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Taungzedigon ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Pindaya Caves

The Pindaya Caves, located next to the town of Pindaya, Shan State, Burma (Myanmar) are a Buddhist pilgrimage site and a tourist attraction located on a limestone ridge in the Myelat region. There are three "caves" on the ridge which runs north-south, but only the southern cave can be entered and explored. It is not known whether the other two penetrate for any extended distance into the hillside.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.92 96.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Shan State, Caves of Burma, Places of worship in Burma

Meiktila Institute of Economics

The Meiktila Institute of Economics, located in Meiktila, Mandalay Region, is one of three universities of economics and business in Myanmar. The institute offers undergraduate and graduate degrees and diplomas, mostly in commerce, statistics and economics. It also has a small number of graduate degree programs, including a full-time MBA and MPA program.

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Located at 20.87 96.85 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Business schools in Burma, Universities and colleges in Burma, Universities and colleges in Mandalay Region, Universities and colleges in Meiktila


Lawksawk is a town in Shan State, Myanmar. It is the principal town and administrative centre of Lawksawk Township. The town is located along an oxbow lake of the Zawgyi River at an altitude of 910 metres. Lawksawk is about 70 kilometres by road north of Taunggyi on National Route 43.

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Located at 21.25 96.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 25 km away
Tags: Populated places in Shan State, Township capitals of Burma