founded by British officer Colonel May of the 5 th Bengal infantry was designed as a place to escape the Mandalay heat in 1896.
known as Maymyo.67km east from Mandalay was famous mostly for fruits jams, vegetable
3538 feet above sea level.
There is a military Academy that trained the officers.
National Kandawgyi Garden
In 1915,Mr. Alex Roger the forest research officer implemented with the aid of Lady Cuffy, the noted botanist from Kew Botanical gardens.
344 .81 Acres
Forest trees-about 334 species
Total number of trees -about 5000
Indigenous orchids -42
Rose -25 species
Crinum amoenum(lady lily)6 species
Natural forest area - 42 acres
Maha Aungmyaybonthar pagoda
All Saints' Church
Former Croxton Hotel(Gandamar hotel)
Number 4 High School
Survey Training centre
Seventh Day Adventist Church
Wandering By Wagon
The Flower Festival had been held annually at National Kandawgyi Garden,
Pyin Oo Lwin.
This year marked 13th annual flower festival and showcasing
more than 200,000 of foreign and local flower species.
The opening ceremony of the festival with music concert,
flowery fashion show and many more exciting activities.
Indoor And Outdoor Plant Competition ( 2018)
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