Capital of Shan State
about 726 Km from Yangon
hill station, over1430 meters above sea level
Hot Air Ballon Festival
November 3 2017
Busy market town that lies along one of main overland trade routes between Myanmar and China .
During the world World War II it marked the start of legendary Burma Road.
Today it provides easy acess to the beatiful landscapes and the multi-ethnic culture of northern Shan State.
YANTINE AUNG Pagoada
MYO OO Pagoda
lies in eastern Shan state a region of green mountains , rice terraces and numerous ethnic minorities including the Shan,Akkha,Lahu,Enn and Wa.
These ethnic villages can be visited on day-treks,while Kengtong itself-with its
Shan-style pagodas,pictureque laneways and Nong Tong Lake-is also worthy of exploration
NONG TONE LAKE
WAN NYUT & WAN SENG VILLAGES
Tachileik in eastern Shan state lies along Myanmar's border with Thailand.Like many border towns throughout Asia,Tachileik is characterised by a hetic atmosphere,including a lively market crampmed with goods from Myanmar, Thailand and China.
Visa can be procured at the border crossing for over land travel into Thailand.
TAR LAW Market
Shwedagon pagoda Replica