To the south of Myanmar through Border
Visitors come in through Ranong to Kawthoung by long
tail boat. A boat ride takes about 20 minutes. After finish the office
work at the checkpoint, entry to Kawthaung and sight seeing around in
Kawthaung. Kawthaung is located at very southern end of Myanmar. It
is a border town. After two hours flying from Yangon, we will arrive
Kawthaung, which is one of the Border entrances to Myanmar, and out to
Thailand. It is very beautiful seaside scenery. When looking out into the
Andaman Sea, you can make out ThaHtayKyun (the Boss Island) towards the
horizon. Due directly east is the town of Ranong in Thailand territory. It
is a busy fishing port where the seafood caught are almost all exported
directly. Honey Bear Hotel in Kawthaung is facing to sea, close to the
Harbour. Location is nice, service and rooms are comfortable. .
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Through India Border to Myanmar
After we passed Moray in India, we will reach Tamuu
Welcomed from Tamuu, which is located in Myanmar. Drive to Kalay about
two hours drive from. Sightseeing and overnight in there. And proceed to
Kalaywa by car about one hour and take the public boat or charter boat
along in Chindwin River to Monywa about five hours. Senery of River
cruise is fabulous.
Taung Zalat Hotel is located near the Airport.
Located just beyond Sagaing. It is fascination for
the “temple-phile” because of variety of rather unusual pagodas and
temples found there. Sunsets over the Chindwin are particularly
picturesque. It is ThamBoddhay Temple complex. The pillars are topped by
stupas of various sizes. Pillars are filled with Buddha images. Another
temple, complex spread out on the Pho-Win Hill on the west bank of
Chindwin River. Buddha images are seated in the caves. Can enjoy the
And ShwebaTaung (a complex of temple) details in pink sand stone are
etched into the entrance of the caves.
A short walk away from the Hpowintaung caves is the rock temple of
ShweBaTaung. Completely different in form, these much larger rock
temples are carved deep into the soft rock and then painted a riot of
colours. Save three hours to travel to and from Monywa and see the main
sights at Hpowintaung & ShweBaTaung.
Entry from Mesai in Thailand to Tachileik in Myanmar (Thai Border)
Surrounded by the jungled mountains, it is a pleasant pastoral scene that leads the visitors to a side track and into the hills; you will enjoy unforgettable picnic lunch on the way up to hills. When we go up to the hill, we will find the huge bamboo trees with holes. People who take the bamboo worms in it they sell the bamboo worm crispy in the market & stalls. Sticky rice, sausage, cracker & spicy sauce.
Ann hill tribe
Since they were young, start the practice chew a kind of bark from jungle like betel quid, which bark leaves mouths black especially black teeth and forever.
At one time Kengtung was a walled city and some of the old gates can still be seen, although now, the town has gowns beyond its previous limits.
Their costume is marvelous with silver beads and woven by hand. Akha women are very proud in their swinging women hemp skirts, their leggings and silver head pieces.
Trekking Trip around Southern Shan State
1. Around Inle Lake & Kakku (hidden place where Pa Oo
hill tribe stay)
(A).Trekking overnight at the village. (2Day/1Night)
(B).Trekking Trip (Day Return)
2. Around Kalaw (One of the famous hill stations, Palaung hill tribes)
3. Around Pindaya (Tea leaf plantation & Danu hill tribes)
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