Kalaw City

Kalaw is a hill town in the Shan state of Myanmar. It is located in Kalaw Township in Taunggyi District The town was popular with the British during Colonial Area. Kalaw is the main setting of the novel “The Art of Hearing Heartbeats” by Jan-Philipp Sendker. The hill station is located at an elevation of 1310 metres, 50 km from the Inle lake. Kalaw is famous for hiking and trekking.
In Kalaw, the air is cool, the atmosphere is calm and the tree-lined streets still contain a smattering of colonial-era architecture.

  1. Shwe Oo Min Pagoda
  2. Hnee Pagoda
  3. Aye Tha Ya Pagoda
  4. Thein Taung Pagoda
  5. Ma Naw Hla Pagoda
  6. Zenat Man Aung Su Taung Pyae Pagoda
  7. Aung Chan Thar Pagoda


  1. Aung Chan Tha Zedi Pagoda
  2. Kalaw Market
  3. Thein Taung Paya Monastery
  4. Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp
  5. Kalaw Trekking
  6. Christ The King Church
  7. Kalaw Railway Station
  8.  Kalaw Public Park
  9. Kalaw City center
  10. Kalaw Heritage Hotel


  1. Kalaw Heritage Hotel since 1903
  2. Famous Hotel
  3. 360 Kalaw Hotel
  4. Royal Kalaw Hill Resort
  5. Dream Villa Hotel
  6. Pine Hill Resort
  7. Winner Hotel
  8. Green Heaven Hotel
  9. Kalaw Vista Bed & Breakfast
  10. Morning Glory Inn
  11. Thit Taw Lay House
  12. Natural Land Hotel
  13. Kalaw Princess Hotel
  14. Dream Mountain Resort
  15. Hotel Mya Yar Pin