In order to experience stunning scenery and the culture of local ethnic people foreign tourists continuously enter Myanmar via the Tachilek/Mae Sai border checkpoint according to the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism. The ministry reported that the total number of day trippers to the Tachilek border town between April 1 and 5 this year is 107.
A total of 140 tourists from Thailand and other foreign countries visited Maing Phat-Kengtung. In addition the number of tourists with visas on arrival was 121, it said.
Most day trippers visited well-known destinations in Tachilek such as the Tarlot Market, the Bayintnaung Statue, the Maha Myatmuni Pagoda, the Shwedagon Pagoda, the National Landmark Gardens, the Arkha Market, and the Chinese temple.
Myanmar Digital News