Khanyat, Myanmar

Khanyat is located in central Myanmar on the Irrawaddy River north of Mandalay. Visitors can view a Buddhist orphanage and the grave of an English officer assassinated here during the Pacification of Burma (1887).

Things to See and Do

* Buddhist Orphanage
* English Officer’s grave
* Mandalay

General information

Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency - Kyat (MMK)
Language – Burmese
Population – 1,035,000 approx (Mandalay)
Land Area – 118.36 km2 (Mandalay)
Electricity – 2 vertical Square pins and one perpendicular below British style
Time - GMT plus six and a half hours
International Country Telephone Code +95

Port Location – The port is located on the Irrawaddy River.

Transport Links – Mandalay is accessible by air. The Mandalay International Airport is the largest and most modern airport in Burma.

Mandalay Central Railway Station is the terminus of Myanmar Railways's main rail line from Yangon.

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