3 days in Taunggyi & Kalaw Itinerary

3 days in Taunggyi & Kalaw Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Shan State sightseeing planner

Make it your trip
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Taunggyi
— 1 night
Drive
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Kalaw
— 1 night
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Taunggyi

— 1 night
A major trading city in the mountains, Taunggyi offers good access to the plains and hills of the state.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Indein Village. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Shan State Cultural Museum, admire the natural beauty at Floating Gardens, don't miss a visit to Khit Sunn Yin Lotus, Silk and Cotton Hand Weaving Centre, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hpaung Daw U Pagoda, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Taunggyi trip itinerary builder website.

Yangon (Rangoon) to Taunggyi is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Kalaw.

Things to do in Taunggyi

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Kalaw

— 1 night
Established by British civil servants as a summer resort, Kalaw retains much of its colonial feel.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): make a trip to Thein Taung Pagoda Monastery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hnee Paya, and then don't miss a visit to Shwe Oo Min Pagoda.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Kalaw online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Taunggyi to Kalaw in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kalaw

Historic Sites