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Hampshire Falls and Caves (Pwe Kauk)

8 km from town, off the Lashio road, Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo), Myanmar
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I come here uncountable time since 1995 until now. Nothing is improve and remain poor condition... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
WilliamLynn
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Singapore, Singapore
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Beautiful Oasis

This place is well worth a visit to either take a dip or just take lots of photos. Plenty of stalls... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
David B
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“photo taking” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (5 reviews)
“dry season” (2 reviews)
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8 km from town, off the Lashio road, Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo), Myanmar
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

I come here uncountable time since 1995 until now. Nothing is improve and remain poor condition like more than 20 years ago. Local administration should do something to this water fall for sake of visitors despite of just making money from visitors. This place is...More

Thank WilliamLynn
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

This place is well worth a visit to either take a dip or just take lots of photos. Plenty of stalls too selling local crafts etc.

Thank David B
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

it was the Thyngyan Holidays so the place was full. Lots locals were picnicking, and bathing. Not much of water as it is the dry season, we were told

Thank Aruna G
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Popular place for locals to spend the day out. There's an easy walk down to the falls which locals are paddling in, above the falls locals are swimming and having picnics, there is also a cafe and lots of food vendors. On the far side...More

1  Thank Jackie C
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

The waterfalls were very busy as it was weekend. There are lots of stalls selling local foods and handicrafts.Would be good to take a picnic.It is a small circular walk and a bridge.The best thing to watch was a childs roundabout powered by the waterfalls.

Thank 918teresah
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Engaged a tuk tuk and driver for day for about $30 usd. The cave and falls, as it is a temple with thousands of Buddha statues and many diorama it is bare feet all the way. It is a very quirky but reverent place, where...More

Thank NathalieAndAndrew
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

This waterfalls, called BE or Pwe Kauk waterfalls, is a must-visit site in Maymyo. It is a bit far from the town. Although not steep like the Anisakan Falls, it is a beautiful waterfalls. Local wines can be bought at the nearby shops.

Thank Ko948
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

There are a couple of waterfalls that are quite pretty, some good stalls along both banks of the river and a walk across the bridge where you can take photos of the falls. Some of the stalls sell local wines that are quite tasty. There’s...More

Thank robin v
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

this have been long time attraction of pyin oo lwin where people can go for picnics, shower and photo taking. There are also lots of shops selling souvenirs and local products, food snacks and wines. However as with the rise of other attractions around pyin...More

Thank Zeyar A
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

It isn't worth a special trip from Manadlay, but if you are in the area it is worth a stop. There are two falls within easy walking distance from the parking lot. The day I was there it was a national holiday so was very...More

Thank DorothyMacaw
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