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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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A lot of fun for local people

Popular place for locals to spend the day out. There's an easy walk down to the falls which locals... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jackie C
,
Warwick, United Kingdom
Worth seeing when in the area not too impressive

The waterfalls were very busy as it was weekend. There are lots of stalls selling local foods and... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
918teresah
,
Manchester, United Kingdom
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“photo taking” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (5 reviews)
“oo” (8 reviews)
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8 km from town, off the Lashio road, Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo), Myanmar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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 14 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 17 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 18 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 8 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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Reviewed 25 November 2017

This waterfall isn't that high or big, but it is very nice and located in a very nice place. There are different pathways and bridges to go around and enjoy the view from different angles. The local boys swim and jump in the water, which...More

1  Thank paukie
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

its funny i been thinking is big water falls ...to our surprise it was so small haha but we did enjoy the day the ride in and back interesting. ciao

Thank laspezia48
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

I visited there on July 16 morning. It was raining time and water colour was muddy. Water fall was not too big. Location was not very far from Pyin Oo Lwin city. But water came from Gel Laung creek through city was very dirty. I...More

Thank TUN1964
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