Thứ Tư, 1 tháng 8, 2018

How to Get great burma Train Ride

It is not that bad for short myanmar train ride upto 3-4 hours, even it is very fun and brings you real scenery of local citizen. We offer the train rout Mandalay and Pyin Oo Lwin for any train go to fans because its brilliant scenery along the way and the good experience of real Burmese lives.
You will need flying to Mandalay to carry this adventure. The train will begin from Mandalay station to Pyin Oo Lwin. We recommend this because, this train takes you to the most breathtaking bridge of myanmar - Gokteik viaduct. As one of the most splendid construction and the highest bridge for trains of myanmar, Gokteik is located at the central region of this nation, from about 100 km northwest of Mandalay city, between Pyin Oo Lwin town (the summer resort of British before) and Lashio town. Being completed at 1900, it had been the widest and highest bridge for train. Travelers could go through this creepy viaduct by departing from Mandalay or Pyin Oo Lwin toward northern Nawnghkio.

Train to Pyin Oo Lwin

When passing this over-100-year-old bridge, trains will move at the same speed of walkers to avoid strong concussions which be able to destroy it and to guarantee safety. It takes 25 minutes to go through Gokteik. The majestic viaduct as well as spectacular forest sight will create impressive photos for travelers. When the train just leaves the bridge, passengers should not put cameras into bags, because the train from the north could run back immediately. Meanwhile, travelers may carry some photos of an entire train which is crossing the bridge.
Gokteik Viaduct Myanmar

The train totally takes around 4 hours. You should stay in Pyin Oo Lwin one night for a cool retreat. The next day you may go further north for a burma trekking tour to explore mountain tribes. Even if not, this train ride is a fanstatic way to experience very featured mode of transportation in burma prior you getting back to Mandalay. We suggest this train ride for all types or travelers with any physical levels.