How to go to Mawlamyine :
easy way for come here by flight NOKAIR from
Maesot(TAK province, Thailand) to Mawlamyine airport price about 20 USD.
you can use Passport and Myanmar. or travel by bus from Maesot-Myawaddy
border crossing to Hpa-an Kayin state (4-5 hour), and talk bus from Hpa-an
to Mawlamyine (2 hours). from Hpa-an to Mawlamyine can take boat 2-3
hours to Mawlamyine. you can buy boat ticket at
soe brotherís guest house.
Transportation in Mawlamyine:
have motorcycle taxi service parking in public zone, hotel, market.
regular price about 1-2 USD per time. this town also have Taxi
parking at Thanlwin river (Salween River). Taxi service for travel
outside city, you can ask for one day trips to Mawlamyine sea. or walk
around town to market and Thanlwin riverside.
Hotels and Guesthouse in Mawlamyine:
mr.hotsia super recommended for stay at
Breeze Guest house
cheap price per night per person 7 USD, Share bath
room, Fan ,good location Thanlwin riverside, include breakfast, you can
walk to Morning market , night market food. (booking
The Breeze guesthouse click here). if you have budget stay at
Attran Hotel address Mandalay Ward,
Mawlamyine, Mawlamyine, Myanmar. because near morning market. if you
want to relax with Massage please stay at
Than Lwin Hotel and Restaurant
price per night about 20 USD.
Burmese food in Mawlamyine same another region or state of Myanmar but
this town Chinese food popular too (Mawlamyine
food). I recommended Restaurant "BONE GYI RESTAURANT"
have Chinese food, Local Mon Burmese food, clean , delicious. walk to
right side of the breeze guesthouse about 200 meter will see Bone Gyi
Restaurant. if walk left side from breeze guesthouse about 400
river side will
night market food Mawlamyine.
Internet and Bank Mawlamyine:
internet in Mawlamyine speed about 512kb/200kb (in my guest house)
sometime work sumtime not stable. in Mawlamyine have ATM. you can use
VISA card, Credit cord, debit card with Visa/master card for get money
here. but I try not work some where.
mr.hotsia October 2013