Magway (aka Magwe) is an Irrawaddy River cruise port in Burma (Myanmar). The city has a population of around 90,000 (metropolitan area 290,000). It is famous for the solid gold brick-work Mya Tha Lun Pagoda (aka Myathalun Pagoda) located to the north. Magway Division is also famous for the cultivation of many kinds of nuts and sesame.
The city boasts many higher education institutions, including Teacher Training College, Magway Education College, Magway University, University of Medicine, University of Community Health, Computer University, Technological University.
Magway Region is an administrative division located in central Myanmar, the 2nd largest of Myanmar's 7 divisions, with an area of 44,820 km2 (17,306 ml2). It is bordered by Mandalay Region to the east, Rakhine State and Chin State to the west, Sagaing Region to the north, and Bago Region to the south.
Fossils of the early primates more than 40 million years old were excavated in Ponnya and Pondaung areas in Magway Region, which led the government to proclaim Burma (Myanmar) as "the birthplace of humanity in the world". The ancient city of Pyu, Peikthano-myo, nearly 2000 years old, is situated in Taungdwingyi Township, Magway Region.
Highlights: Myat-Thalon Pagoda
Magway tours, shore excursions, hotels
City Tours and Shore Excursions
Mya Tha Lun Pagoda
The Magway cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Magway, Myanmar.
If you lose the Magway location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Magway cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Magway, Myanmar. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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15 July, 2017
28 July, 2017