About Naypyidaw


Let's have a look around into background of Naypyidaw
  • Country: Myanmar
  • Latitude: 19.75
  • Longitude: 96.1
  • Time zone: Asia/Rangoon
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +6:30 hours

Weather in Naypyidaw

  • Climate: Tropical Savanna Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: November to February

Location

Naypyidaw was formerly known as Kyetpyay, Pyinmana or Kyatpyay, Pyinmana, is the capital city of Myanmar (formerly known as Burma). It is administered as the Naypyidaw Union Territory, as per the Constitution. On 6 November 2005, the administrative capital of the country was officially moved to a greenfield site centred some 13 km (8 miles) west of Pyinmana, and about 320 km (200 mi) north of Yangon (Rangoon), the previous capital.  The city is notable for its unusual combination of size and low population density. It has a population density of 924,608.

Distance from Naypyidaw center to Airport

The closest major airport to Naypyidaw, Myanmar is Naypyitaw International Airport (NYT / VYNT).

  • Driving Distance: 20 miles / 32 km
  • Driving Time: 33 Minutes
  • Languages: Burmese followed by English being the most widely spoken languages.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Naypyitaw International Airport
  • Rail: Myanmar Railways.
  • Road: Bus: Shuttle Buses.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: K 1000
  • Housekeeper: K 1000 per Day
  • Concierge: Between K 13000 - K 25000

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: K 1000

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Pyinmana,
  • Taungdwingyi,
  • Yamethin

Emergency Contact Numbers in Naypyidaw city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 999
  • Airport: +95 67 810 9111 (Naypyitaw International Airport)
  • Hospital: +95 67 420 096 (Naypyitaw General Hospital)

Events

  • Myanmar Music Festival
  • Festivals of Light in Myanmar
  • Fire Balloon Festival

Tourist Attractions

  • Uppatasanti Pagoda
  • Naypyidaw Zoological Garden
  • Defense Services Museum

Theatre & Concerts

  • Nay Pyi Taw Cinema Hall

Visit Top Restaurants in Naypyidaw

  • Yangon Kitchen Restaurant
  • Mandalay Paradise Restaurant
  • Maw Khan Nong

Top Shopping Centers in Naypyidaw

  • Junction Centre

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • National Museum
  • Gems Museum
  • Naypyidaw Water Fountain Garden

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Pasta – L'Opera Italian Restaurant
  • Rice – Shwe Si Taw
  • Pasta – Emerald Restaurant

Sports Club

  • Royal Myanmar Golf Club – Golf

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: K 2276.38
  • Taxi: K 2044.65 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): K 2247411.13
  • Cheap meal: K 3407.75
  • Gasoline: K 872.38 / litre
  • 3 course meal: K 24685.74
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