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DESTINATION MYANMAR PUTAO GUIDE
PUTAO PHOTOS | PUTAO MAP | PUTAO TOURS | PUTAO HOTELS  
 
ATRACTIONS IN KACHIN
• Scenic Landscapes
• History . Culture Sites
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HIGHLIGHTS IN KACHIN
Myitkyina Town Putao Town Bhamo Town Hkakabo Razi Mountain
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The breathtaking landscapes, beautiful coastlines, cultural delights and historical significance, make Myanmar an enjoyable stop in Asia travel map. To help you plan a trip in Putao - Myanmar, we provide the useful guide of hotel options, package tours, transport, attractions, shopping and entertainment. You just click the sections below for helpful information.
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PUTAO TRAVEL INFORMATION
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PUTAO OVERVIEW
Situated in the north of Myitkyina, Putao, the capital city of Kachin state, can be only reached by plane. The city surrounded with snow peaked mountains and the weather is cold around the year. Flora and Fauna can be seen in the forest around Putao. There are also many different ethnic minority tribes in Kachin state. It is the nearest town to the base camp for Climbing Mt. Khakhaborazi (5889 metres), which is the highest mountain in Myanmar and in Southeast Asia. Putao is the starting point for Myanmar's most adventurous trekking adventures. Streams and rivulets, straw-roofed houses and fences of pebbles and creek stones provide a pleasant, pastoral contrast to the scenes and sights of modern cities. The suspension bridges are the typical river crossing in this region. People of the Rawan, Lisu, Khamti-Shan, Jingphaw and Kachin are represented in the region. This area is famous for its nature of originated flora, especially various kinds of orchids. They are even the world rarest Black orchids which can be found in this area. In addition, the rarest animal species such as Takin (Budorcas Taxicolor), Red Panda (Ailurus Fulgens), Black Bears, Black Deer, are all endemic to this region. The other terrestrial species of Monkeys, Boars, Mountain Goats can also seen on this region. During January , various kinds of butterflies including Kaiser, Apollo, Bhutan, Glory and Birdwings make an extra beauty of this mountainous region. The trees such as different colors of Rhododendrons, Maple trees and various kinds of Bamboos are also seen in this area. The month of January and April is the best month to see the butterflies, flowers and orchids in the icy forest.
 


COMMUNITY MYANMAR TRAVEL GUIDES
Division Myanmar
Ayeyarwady - Chaung Thar Beach - Ngwe Saung Beach , Bago - Taungoo, Magway ,Mandalay - Bagan - Pyin Oo Lwin, Sagaing - Monywa , Tanintharyi, Yangon - Letkokon Beach
States Myanmar
Chin - Hakhar, Kachin - Putao - Myitkyina , Kayah , Kayin , Mon - Kyaikhto , Rakhine - Kan Thar Yar Beach - Mrauk-Oo - Ngapali Beach, Shan - Inle Lake - Taunggyi - Kyaing Tong - Tachileik
 
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