Pathein - A Peaceful Town

Around 190km to the west of Yangon, Pathein is a peaceful town that is a part of Ayeyarwady (Irrawaddy) River delta. Situating along the bank of the Pathein River, a western branch of the Irrawaddy River, Pathein features the beauty of the scenic waterfront, Buddhist temples, and traditional Pathein umbrella workshops. Also, the beauty of the surrounding countryside with paddy fields and idyllic villages will be surely well worth your quick look before heading to the sea in the west.

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Pathein Quick Facts

Pathein is the biggest city and also the capital of the Ayeyarwady Region, Myanmar

According to the 2014 census, the total population of Pathenin Township is 380,985 people. It is also the most populous city in Ayeyarwady

Large vessels can access Pathein with ease due to the stream of the Pathein River. Although Pathein is not near the ocean, it is still an important delta port outside of Yangon

The climate in Pathein is tropical with rainfalls mainly is on summer months. The annual temperature here averages 27oC and the annual average rainfall is 2836mm

Pathein is on the way to the west sea from Yangon. Hence the town is regarded as a great stop in the middle of the drive

Traditional handmade colourful umbrellas are the most famous handicrafts of Pathein in Myanmar

Best time to visit Pathein, myanmar

The temperature in Pathein is warm all year round, the hottest month here is in April. As summer is the time for rainfalls, if you want to avoid the heat and wet, the best time to visit Pathein is in the dry season which lasts from November to March, with sunny and dry weather most days.

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