Known as a “Dalat in Myanmar”, Pyin Oo Lwin is an attractive destination for visitors by its beauty. Not much pristine as temples and pagodas in Mandalay, coming to Pyin Oo Lwin will make you relax in nature.
Continue the lastest article, to bring you more closely to Pyin Oo Lwin, we will mention the best places to stay in Mandalay and the specialities of this region.
Places to stay
Located in the lovely area of Northern Mandalay, the resort is designed as a temple of the Burmese architecture, with modern facilities. Only 20km away, this 5-star hotel can be easily accessed from the airport. It’s very easy for guests to reach the ocean and the city’s must-see destinations.
Just built in 2014, with its convenient location and reasonable price, the the hotel is a smart choice for travellers to stay in Mandalay. It is quite easy to get a taxi. It’s in walking distance from the Mandalay Palace (20 mins) and within hiking distance from Mandalay Hill (60 mins). Besides, go around by bike is also an interesting experience. Therefore, you can access to the must-see sites of the city.
Well-placed in the culture, religious interests, sightseeing area of Mandalay city, Hotel by the Red Canal Mandalay provides a most conducive spot for you to take a break from your busy days. Only 40km away, this 4-star hotel can be easily accessed from the airport. This modern hotel is in the vicinity of popular city attractions such as Mintha Theatre, Shwenandaw Kyaung, Shwenandaw Monastery.
Hotel Shwe Pyi Thar is situated in the elegant city of Mandalay, where is cultural heritage of artisans, visual and performing arts. It is also the scenic beauty of Myanmar’s central plains come together to make it a perfect destination for any discerning traveller.
Five minutes from the city center, the hotel is set in unique environs: the flourishing city of Mandalay advances on one side and on the other the green patchwork of paddy fields stretches out into hazy Shan mountain ranges in the distance.
In Pyin Oo Lwin, don’t miss to try “damson” – common fruit of this area, used for maing jam and wine.
Beside of “damson”, traveling to Pyin Oo Lwin in the harvest season of strawberry, you can stroll around the strawberry farms and pick red strawberries as much as you like.
(Source: Internet, Tripadvisor)