Trip Dairy Kawthaung, Myanmar

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Trip Dairy Kawthaung, Myanmar

 Trip Diary "Kawthaung, Myanmar the border of Ranong,Thailand."
          My friends coming to holiday in Ranong, now is rainy season in Ranong. But I've to planing trip for my friends. So I choose "Kawthaung, the Southern of Myanmar". 
          This morning we arriving to Sapanpan Pier by Song Taew local car just 15 Baht/pax. We making border pass at the office of Sapanpla Pier and rent a boat for 3 of us 200 Baht/one way.
              We leaving from Sapanpla pier to Kawthaung just about 30 minutes and have to passing the immigration check point 1 time at Ranong and 2 times at Kawthaung that's I can stay 7 nights in Kawthaung. At the back on photo is the Kawthaung market you can shopping many things here for example "Salong" dress of Myanmar style, souvenirs, gems, pearl, dry sefood, "Tanakha" traditional power and Indian herbs.
                     Arrived to Kawthaung, Myanmar. And going to the immigration office behide the bridge. Show my border pass and the authority stamping to get in Kawthaung.
               We going to market and looking for place to changed money to "Kyat" Myanmar or we can using Thai baht also. We bought water and snake at the market. And rent a car about 1,000 baht for all day. Maliwan is a village about 24 miles from Kawthaung travel about 1 hr. First itinerary at the Maliwan hotspring is a park with hot spring inside you can spa your lags in the pool area. (Click more on photo)
               The hot spring bell the temperature about 50 degree Celsius. The park have 5 pools.
             And this lake is inside the hot spring park we enjoy and relaxing here, after spa hot water and should spa with cold water again here. Area made like a small waterfall can sitting on the rock. I feel fresh with moutain view behind and have fun with rowing boat.
               Next place visited to "Maliwan Thai Temple" the center of the Buddhism of Thai Maliwan people and Burmese who living around here. The Bodhi Tree grow up about 30 years by the Maliwan villagers. (Click more on photo)
          The Bodh Gaya style Pagoda at the Maliwan Thai temple build by donation of Millionaire, Kawthaung and Thai Buddisht. Inside have 4 style buddha of Thai and Myanmar.
                 Maliwan Waterfall the Green forest of Kawthaung. Lot of water all year and this place are convenience inside have a restaurant, shop, clean toilet here. We can enjoy with waterfall and a beautiful scenery. (Click more on Photo)
                On the level 3 of water fall too much water but you can sitting and taking photo nice view here.
                   On the level2 of Maliwan waterfall nearly with bamboo tree good place to playing water and picnic here but keep clean for everybody.
           The way back to Kawthaung we've visiting to Palautonetone island. A wood bridge joining the land and island. Fisherman Village is built house into to sea and almost are the wooden house, bamboo wooden house and half sement half wood.
             Palautonetone Beach is the back side of the island. This place have 2 resorts. Beach is sandy and red color somebody call "The Red Beach". We don't have a time to swimming here but we taking lot of photo with Mermaid statue.
                Pyi Daw Ae Temple a big temple in the middle of Kawthaung town. The temple built up on the moutain and we can seeing view of Kawthaung town, City market, Kawthaung port and Andaman sea.(Click more on photo)
               We seeing the biography of Buddha from many statues of Buddha story. Another side of Pagoda we met birthday Buddha image and worship them with a pot of flowers. Please take off shoes when you stay in temple for respect of temple.
               My last trip today at the Bayinnaung King Monument Park. Bayinnaung was king of Toungoo Dynasty of Burma from 1550-1581. During his 31 year reign. Which has been called the "Greatest explosion of human energy ever seen in Burmar" (Ref.Wikipedia)(Click more on photo)
                     Kawthaung is a Port town of Myanmar. Many goods and products will  import and export to Thailand and North Andaman country. At the back you can seeing a Big Ship and many shipment will past Kawthaung town.
 

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