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Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo)

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National Kandawgyi Botanical Gardens
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Anisakan Falls
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Peik Chin Myaung Cave
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Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) was established by the British as a military outpost, but soon became the summer capital of British Burma, and a popular retreat for the colonial administration on account of its relatively cool and refreshing climate. Since independence, the city's name has changed, but many of the old mansions, churches, and tree-lined streets remain as they were. Though referred to as a "hill station," the surrounding landscape has few hills to speak of, with the terrain and the weather making walks to local waterfalls and surrounding agricultural towns pleasant things to do in Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo). Customize your holiday with our Myanmar online journey builder to create an adventure that suits you.

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Where to stay in Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo)

The urban center of Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo) has a number of simple guesthouses and hostels, ideal for backpackers who want to be right in the thick of daily life here. Most of the old colonial hotels in the center are now government-owned and closed to foreigners. For some of the more luxurious and atmospheric options open to international visitors, take a look towards the outskirts of town, both to the east and south. Along Circular Road and near to the botanical gardens, you'll find a whole host of hotels, villas, and guesthouses.
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