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Gokteik Viaduct

Nawnghkio, Myanmar
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Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

I didn't take the train. Just went for a day trip with a guide. We went on the railroad until we got to the bridge! Really nice view and it was a fun road :)

2  Thank Ofek B
Reviewed June 3, 2017

I completely enjoyed my train ride from Pyin Oo Lwin to Hsipaw and passing through the Gokteik Viaduct. Like many things in Myanmar, the timing and efficiency of the train ride itself is not up to any standards at all, and it is certainly not...More

2  Thank Su Su M
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Mandalay to lashio rail road met this attractive excellent engineering work and if your in mandalay should visit lashio by train.its low cost and unforgettable experience ever met.Upper class train ticket 5550MMK only.

1  Thank Sanjaya M
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

This is a impressive thing made by human. It's very beautiful and dangerous. If you go there, when you take photos, careful about cameras. If you are going in the train, after the bridge, they stop the train for few minutes to watch it. But...More

Thank Sudesh I
Reviewed March 5, 2017

Crossing the viaduct is the highlight of this train journey but the whole experience make this something not to miss. The train is slow so there is plenty of time to see the countryside and the bumpy track isn't really a problem if you go...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed February 7, 2017

The Gokteik viaduct is about 300m high, and was originally designed by British engineers, using Amercian steel, and Burmese constructon workers. It is a feat of engineerng, even by todays standards. Take the Mandalay Lashion train, at least over the Maymyo to Kyaukme section, and...More

1  Thank ricky_indo
Reviewed January 31, 2017

Had been looking forward to do this train trip from Pi Oo Lwin to Hsipaw aslo the photography opportunity that brings with it. Drove from Mandalay to Pi Oo Lwin and spent the night there. Early morning start interesting watching people going about their daily...More

3  Thank petergab10
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed the train from Pi Oo Lwin to Hsipaw. It was 7 hours but worth it. Great views and rural life watching. Worth the e tea dollar for first class and includes life insurance. Train stops just before viaduct for tourists to get...More

Thank Docterloeb
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

being delayed by rain but intime!!ိနခခ္ငအတႀသိခြိၚုငၚ္ါိၿငၤၤ္ိကၚိါကကနငါ်ဘနျ့ိ့ၚင့ၚံိါသငနင္်္ပ္ါ့ငအ့္ျ္

Thank Wai Wai P
Reviewed December 10, 2016

The bridge is nice and interesting but the train ride itself from Hispaw to Pyn Oo Lin is even more exciting. It gives you the opportunity to see local life in the train an at the different stops.

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IPum P
December 13, 2015|
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Response from LechBK | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know! I have travelled by same train through Viaduct from Mandalay to Hsipow!!! Kind regards,
September 22, 2015|
Response from Steve9119 | Reviewed this property |
By train, it's about half way between Pyin Oo Lwin and Hsipaw, Heading out of Mandalay (train departs 4 am) the viaduct is after Nawnghkio station you will cross the bridge around 11 am. for a nice journey to continue to... More