Interesting Places >> Mrauk-U
This 15th century ancient city of Rakhine Kingdom is known for its old temples with wall paintings of Indian cultural influence. A regular passenger boat takes hours from Sittwe (Akyab) to Mrauk-U. Special speed boat with 20 seats takes only 2% hours. It is also accessible by road from Sittwe via Ponnakyun and Kyauktaw. The Mahamuni Shrine, one of the famous Pagodas in Myanmar, is situated 30 km from Mrauk-U There is a 24 room bungalow type hotel for tourists. Regular flights from Yangon to Sittwe takes about one hour 30 minutes. Shitthaung Pagoda, Dukkanthein Pagoda, Andawthein Shrine are same of the sites to see in Mrauk-U.
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