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Whelung Destination Guide

Discover Whelung in Myanmar

Whelung in the region of Shan is a town located in Myanmar - some 240 mi or ( 386 km ) North of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital .

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Local time in Whelung is now 10:07 AM (Tuesday) . 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: Phayao, Mae Hong Son, Chiang Rai, Imphal, and Zhedao. When in this area, you might want to check out Phayao . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Whelung ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Lashio

Lashio is the largest town in northern Shan State, Myanmar, about 200 kilometres northeast of Mandalay. It is situated on a low mountain spur overlooking the valley of the Nam Yao river. Loi Leng, the highest mountain of the Shan Hills, is located 45 km to the southeast of Lashio. Lashio is the administrative center of Lashio Township and Lashio District. before April/2010, it was also the administrative center of Shan State (North).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.93 97.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Populated places in Shan State, Township capitals of Burma

Lashio Airport

Lashio Airport is an airport in Lashio, Burma. it is near the Head Quarter of Northeast Military Command. Passengers have to walk from airport building to entrance of airport compound. There is no X ray equipment.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 22.98 97.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Airports in Burma

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Information of geographic nature is based on public data provided by geonames.org, CIA world facts book, Unesco, DBpedia and wikipedia. Weather is based on NOAA GFS.