in Lashio District of Shan State, Myanmar

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
22.936 and 97.750 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 22° 56' 9" and E 97° 44' 59"
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: 06:10 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Yangon
UTC/GMT offset: 6.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:58 am and 5:29 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-15.365 and -75.162 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
San Juan de Marcona
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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: 2020-10-19 08:30:56

Touring Lashio

Lashio in Lashio District (Shan State) with it's 131,016 residents is a town located in Myanmar about 244 mi (or 392 km) north-east of Nay Pyi Taw, the country's capital place.

Time in Lashio is now 06:10 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Yangon with an UTC offset of 6.5 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Lashio, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Myanmar is Lashio Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Zhangfeng, Nansan, Mengdong, Gengma and Pingyuan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Setting with 0 km/h (0 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 20th of October 2020

23°C (73 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 21st of October 2020

21°C (71 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of October 2020

19°C (67 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Myanmar: musulmanes se refugian en monasterio budista

Published: May 31, 2013
Length: 16:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: teleSUR tv

Cientos de familias musulmanas se refugiaron en un monasterio budista en Myanmar, donde fueron llevadas tras la violencia religiosa desatada hace dos días en Lashio. Los ataques comenzaron...

Train on Gotiek Rail Viaduct, Burma (Myanmar)

Published: March 25, 2010
Length: 33:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: flashpacker305

I first learnt of this viaduct in Paul Theroux's book, "Railway Bazaar". I decided that when I go to Burma, I must cross this marvel of engineering by train. Boy !, it was an experience.

Burma's elephants

Published: February 06, 2007
Length: 53:08 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Jeňýk Vítek

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Myanmar missionary image diary | TIAO VLOG #004

Published: February 05, 2019
Length: 56:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Inna Tiao

Spent 6 days in Myanmar for missionary. It's truly a beautiful place with warm people and unique culture. There are some interesting stories in this whole journey ...

Happy April for Squirrel Holiday ( ဧၿပီလ ရွဥ္​့ရဲ႕​ေပ်ာ္​ပြဲ႐ႊင္​ပြဲ )

Published: April 01, 2019
Length: 40:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: April Sai

Fanny Short Video.

Night Market, Lashio, Myanmar. 8.

Published: March 22, 2019
Length: 46:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: nextStime

Night Market, Lashio, Myanmar. 8..

Lashio #Highlander Restaurant view

Published: March 20, 2019
Length: 26:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Pyae Phyo thant

Lashio #Highlander Restaurant view.

Lashio City, Myanmar. 7

Published: March 19, 2019
Length: 43:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: nextStime

Lashio City, Myanmar. 7..

Lashio Morning

Published: December 25, 2018
Length: 05:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ko Poo

Aerial drone video of Lashio City in Northern Shan State, Myanmar.

Breakfast, Lashio, Myanmar. 3

Published: March 16, 2019
Length: 29:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: nextStime

Lashio, Myanmar. 3.

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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.


Lashio is the largest town in northern Shan State, Myanmar, about 200 kilometres northeast of Mandalay. It is situated on a low mountain spur overlooking the valley of the Nam Yao river. Loi Leng, the highest mountain of the Shan Hills, is located 45 km to the southeast of Lashio. Lashio is the administrative center of Lashio Township and Lashio District. before April/2010, it was also the administrative center of Shan State (North).

Located at 22.9333, 97.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shan State, Township capitals of Burma

Lashio Airport

Lashio Airport is an airport in Lashio, Burma. it is near the Head Quarter of Northeast Military Command. Passengers have to walk from airport building to entrance of airport compound. There is no X ray equipment.

Located at 22.9758, 97.7525 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Burma

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Lasho, Lashio, LSH, ラーショー, 라시오, Lašijas, လားရှိုးမြို့, Лаша, Лашо, لاشیو, 臘戌