Pyin Oo Lwin
in Pyin Oo Lwin District of Mandalay Region, Myanmar

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
22.035 and 96.457 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 22° 2' 6" and E 96° 27' 24"
Currency and Currency Code:
Kyat - MMK
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:54 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Yangon
UTC/GMT offset: 6.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:04 am and 5:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.713 and -75.850 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Myanmar in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Myanmar.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Myanmar. Last Update: 2020-10-25 08:28:42

Delve into Pyin Oo Lwin

Pyin Oo Lwin in Pyin Oo Lwin District (Mandalay Region) with it's 117,303 habitants is a city located in Myanmar about 160 mi (or 257 km) north of Nay Pyi Taw, the country's capital town.

Current time in Pyin Oo Lwin is now 04:54 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Yangon with an UTC offset of 6.5 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Pyin Oo Lwin, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Myanmar is Mandalay International Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 62 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Pyu Ancient Cities in a distance of 51 mi (or 82 km), North-West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mandalay, Sagaing, Taunggyi, Nay Pyi Taw and Magway. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 90% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 26th of October 2020

28°C (83 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 27th of October 2020

29°C (84 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Few clouds, calm.

Wednesday, 28th of October 2020

27°C (80 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Myanmar/Train travel (Pyin Oo Lwin to Hsipaw) Part 19

Published: April 10, 2014
Length: 53:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nurettin Yilmaz

Hsipaw: Hsipaw is a town in Shan State, Myanmar on the riverbank of Duthawadi River. It is 200 km (124 mi) northeast of Mandalay. Hsipaw is perhaps one of the most well known and powerful saopha.

Man powered ferris wheel at the Balloon Festival in Pyin Oo Lwin, Myanmar (Burma)

Published: March 12, 2013
Length: 12:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ryan Coombs

Impressive and scary.. I watched them do this a few times. Captured with Sony RX100.

Pyin Oo Lwin, a hillstation in Burma

Published: March 22, 2014
Length: 17:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: HenkTraveller

Pyin Oo Lwin is a small hillstation in Burma (Myanmar) that was founded by the british in 1896, about 70 km east of Mandalay.

MYANMAR - Pyin Oo Lwin

Published: August 23, 2013
Length: 31:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Doris , Walter Sch

Food - Cuisine - Pyin U Lwin, Myanmar - Burma

Published: October 05, 2008
Length: 47:01 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: John Meckley

Burmese lady with yellow longyi making some tasty fried snacks.

Pyin Oo Lwin - Birma (Myanmar) - wakey :)

Published: March 11, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mariusz Klimkiewicz

Treinreis Pyin Oo Lwin - Hsipaw in Myanmar - Van Verre Reizen

Published: April 30, 2014
Length: 59:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Van Verre Reizen

Met de boemeltrein reis je binnen enkele uren vanaf Pyin Oo Lwin naar het noordwesten van Myanmar: een heel bijzondere en leuke beleving! Het letterlijke hoogtepunt is de Goitekkloof: de trein...

MYANMAR - GOK TEIK VIADUKT , mit dem Zug über das Gokteik Viadukt

Published: August 19, 2013
Length: 19:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Doris , Walter Sch

mit dem Zug über das Gokteik-Viadukt nach Hsipaw, Myanmar.

Yamaha SR 400 trip myanmar(burma)

Published: February 09, 2019
Length: 52:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: pyae phyo hein


Pyin Oo Lwin Trip With My Family

Published: February 13, 2019
Length: 57:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: venus koko

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Defence Services Academy

The Defence Services Academy located in Pyin Oo Lwin, is the premier military service academy of Myanmar, training future officers for all three branches of Burmese military. The Ministry of Defence administered academy offers bachelor's degree programs in liberal arts, combined physical sciences, and computer science. As of 49th intake in 2007, the academy is open only to male applicants. The DSA graduates are commissioned in one of the three branches of Burmese military.

Located at 22.0241, 96.4487 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities and colleges in Pyinoolwin, Universities and colleges in Mandalay Region, Military academies in Burma, Educational institutions established in 1954

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Memyo, Maymo, Meimyu, Maymyo, Pyn U Lwin