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Tawngkeng Destination Guide

Explore Tawngkeng in Myanmar

Tawngkeng in the region of Shan is a town in Myanmar - some 78 mi or ( 126 km ) North-East of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Tawngkeng is now 11:09 AM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Rangoon " with a UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Mae Hong Son, Lampang, Chiang Rai, Chiang Mai, and Un Nyu. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Mae Hong Son . Where to go and what to see in Tawngkeng ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.50 96.93 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Districts of Burma, Shan State, Taunggyi District

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 24 km away
Tags: Freshwater ecoregions, Lakes of Burma, Shan Hills, Shan State, Visitor attractions in Burma

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