Things to see and do
Mawlamyine town itself doesn't really possess too many tourist sites as such but then... it doesn't really need any. We reckon strolling along the busy Strand Road waterfront, meeting the locals in the super friendly markets, taking in the views from the hilltop pagodas or just wandering the back ... read more
Again, no accommodation is available in this area so you would have to return to Mawlamyine but if you left early enough it would be just possible to do them all in a day. It'd probably be safer, and less of a rush, to split the destinations into two though and do the Mudon sites one day and ... read more
Thaton This fairly nondescript provincial town lies approximately halfway between Kyaiktiyo and Mawlamyine at the junction of Route 85 to Hpa-An and the main north-south highway #8. Thaton is one of the oldest towns in Southeast Asia and was an important entrepot on the China-India trade route ... read more
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