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Yangon

former capital of Myanmar (Burma) and the current capital of Yangon Region

67km

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Kyaiktiyo

human settlement in Myanmar

70km

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Twante

a delta town that is famous for pottery

89km

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Mawlamyine

city

157km

16.483397.6333

Naypyidaw

capital city of Myanmar (Burma)

257km

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Inle Lake

polymictic lake

341km

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Sights

Bago, Myanmar

capital city of Bago Region, Burma

540m

17.3333333396.48333333

Kanbawzathadi Palace

This palace and its enclosed museum contain some important history information about the city and the surrounding area, especially the ancient fortress Bago apparently was in the past. The museum is not very excessive, but worth a visit if you already have paid the government fee.

1.6km

17.330696.493

Shwemawdaw Pagoda

At 114 m in height, the Shwemadaw is the tallest pagoda in the country. It is similar to the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon or the Uppatasanti Pagoda in Naypyidaw, but somewhat less impressive.

1.9km

17.336874496.496954

Shwethalyaung Buddha

Has a Buddha, which at the length of 55 m and a height of 16 m, which is one of the largest ones behind the one in Mawlamyine and the one in Dawei (Tavoy). The Buddha is believed to have been built in 994, during the reign of Mon King Migadepa.

1.9km

17.33793196.462409

Mahazedi Pagoda

A large ancient stupa, which looks quite new due to recent restorations. Only men are allowed to climb up to the top, from where there is an awesome view of the city. Overall, this stupa is more impressive than the Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, which looks quite average and is similar to the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon.

2.8km

17.33915196.454237

Kyaikpun Buddha

Most notably the home of the Four Seated Buddha shrine, a 27 m statue depicting the Buddha seated in four positions, sitting back to back.

4.2km

17.30416796.458889

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Bago (Myanmar)

Myanmar
Bago or Pegu, formerly Hanthawaddy, is the capital city of Bago Division in the Irrawaddy region and the 4th biggest city of Myanmar with a population of 245,000.

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