On the banks of the Ayeyarwady, Pyay is only a few miles from the ancient city site of Srikhitera, or Thayekhittaya as it is known in Myanmar. It was the capital of a Pyu kingdom that emerged in the 2nd century BCE and was flourishing by the 4th century. Beikthano, 80 miles (128km) away was a contemRead More
A new elephant camp is set to be opened near Nga Laik Dam in Naypyitaw aiming to attract more local and foreign tourists to elephant camp sites.
Local newspaper Daily Eleven reported that the 20-acre site called Nga Laik Sakhantha Elephant Camp is located in Oaktara Thiri township
Myanmar’s famous Shwe Dagon Pagoda received more than 40,000
foreign visitors in the first month of this fiscal year according to Xinhua
Among the list of international tourists visited to the pagoda, Thailand topped with 7,749 visitors and China followed second with 2,295.