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Beikthano Ancient Ruin

Pyu, Myanmar
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Ancient Pyu capital; World Heritage Site

Beikthano is the second ancient Pyu capital of Myanmar and is located about 3 hours by car from... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2017
Linda S
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Metchosin, Canada
A hidden gem off the tourist trail

One of the UNESCO sites of Maynmar, the city was once vast but has been covered wit shrub and it... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
YVRcockroach
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Metchosin, Canada
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“cemetery” (2 reviews)
“bagan” (2 reviews)
“excavated” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

Beikthano is the second ancient Pyu capital of Myanmar and is located about 3 hours by car from Pyay en route to Bagan, a further 5 hours away - so is quite remote. Our first stop after admiring the 2014 World Heritage Site sign posts...More

1  Thank Linda S
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

One of the UNESCO sites of Maynmar, the city was once vast but has been covered wit shrub and it only slowly being excavated. We went there on our way between Pyay (visiting Sri Kestra which is the best preserved Pyu city state) and Bagan....More

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

The photographs are taken at Beikthano and not at Thayekhittaya. I visited both sites on 17 and 18 September 2016. Museums at both are quite interesting. The museum at Beikthano is very interesting and the staff very helpful. The cemetery site was particularly interesting. You...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Indeed this city was built before Christ time, but This is thayekhittaya city not beikthano as the poster was wrongly named.

1  Thank Wanna M
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

One of the Pyu Ancient City , Also famous as UNESCO World Heritage Site in Myanmar .Developed and flourished over a period of more than thousand years ago between 200BC to 900AD .

Thank c2ygn
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