Naypyitaw Cycling Guide

One of the major cities to travel to in Myanmar is Nay Pyi Taw (Also spelled Naypyitaw or Nay Pyi Daw, translation: “Royal Kings“) located in Pyinmana Township of Mandalay Division. Nay Pyi Taw is the new capital of Myanmar, which was built in the early 21st century to serve as the administrative center of Myanmar. The huge and impressive parliament building – Hluttaw (Parliament House) and all the ministries. Nay Pyi Taw is strategically located in the central Myanmar, 376 kilometers from Yangon and 274 kilometers from Mandalay, easily accessible from both major cities. Nay Pyi Taw is the third largest city in Myanmar and fascinatingly known to be one of the 10 fastest growing cities in the world. Major attractions in Nay Pyi Taw include Uppatasanti Pagoda, the Gem Museum, Water fountain Garden, the National Landmark Garden, Zoological Garden (largest zoo in Myanmar) and Nay Pyi Taw Safari Park. There are flights via Nay Pyi Taw to tourist destinations such as Bagan, Heho, Sittwe, Myitkyina, Kyaing Tong and others.