Myanmar Travel Brochure
Hello! This is a travel brochure about Shan State. These are some famous places for Shan
Map of Shan State
Shan State has many beautiful places and pretty traditions. Down below is where Shan State
is in Myanmar and the map of Shan State.
Shan State is a state located in Myanmar (Burma), which takes its name from the Shan
people, the majority ethnic group in the Shan State. Shan State is comprised of 54 townships.
Its capital is Taunggyi. The state is largely rural. Major cities of Shan State are Lashio, Kyaing
Tong and Taunggyi.
Shan State borders China to the north, Laos to the east, and Thailand to the south. It
also shares borders with five administrative divisions of Myanmar. Most of the Shan State is
a hilly plateau; there are higher mountains in the north and south. The gorge of the Thanlwin
River cuts across the state.
The cottage weaving industry of the Inle area in the southern Shan State is famous for
the lotus robes. The famous Inle Lake is located in this part and it is a tourist attraction. The
Inle Phaungdawoo Pagoda Festival is famous and there are boat race competitions of the one-
legged rowers. Kakku Pagodas are ancient places of the Shan State. Pindaya limestone caves
consists of thousands of Buddha images. http://myanmartravelinformation.com/shan-state
The Best Hotels
This is Paradise Hotel
This Hotel is Paradise Hotel Mountain Star Hotel(In Taungyi)
I prefer this hotel because it have breakfast systems and free wifi. It only costs
46,010 kyats per night with 2 adults. That hotel is very comfortable and very clean. Down
below are some more hotel you could like.