Kindat is located along the Chindwin River.
Kindat means in the Myanmar language "a military outpost" for during the ancient times Myanmar kings established posts along the imperial boundaries. There is a village of this name just north of Mawlaik. In Kindat, the old colonial post office is now used as a school building.
Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency - Kyat (MMK)
Language – Burmese
Electricity – 2 vertical Square pins and one perpendicular below British style
Time - GMT plus six and a half hours
International Country Telephone Code +95
Transport Links – The usual way to get into Myanmar would be to fly into Yangon from either Bangkok or Singapore, both which have good connections from around the world and have several flights into Yangon daily.