Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Sanctuary
            



1. Location

Located in Mohnyin Township of Kachin State.


2. Area

299.32 square miles.


3. Year of Establishment

Established in 1999


4. Climate

It has an annual year round raining season with an average 1440 mm rainfall. In summer, average temperature is 27.9 C and in the cold season 17.2 C


5. Access

Yangon to Mohnyin 700 miles, Mohnyin to Hopin,45 miles of all –weather road and Hopin to Lontene village,27 miles of fair weather road.


6. Objectives

  1. To conserve the largest inland lake in Southeast Asia.
  2. To protect resident water birds, migratory birds and forest dwelling birds.
  3. To conserve Indawgyi watershed area.
  4. To promote ecotourism in the region.


7. Wildlife

Leopard, golden cat , the Malaya sun bear , gaur, banteng or wild cow, serow , goral, sport-billed pelican, vulture, other water birds,120 species of forest birds Myanmar peacock and Soft-shell turle are present.




Eco-Tourism Sites in Myanmar - Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Sanctuary
Eco-Tourism Sites in Myanmar - Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Sanctuary
Eco-Tourism Sites in Myanmar - Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Sanctuary
Eco-Tourism Sites in Myanmar - Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Sanctuary
Eco-Tourism Sites in Myanmar - Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Sanctuary
Eco-Tourism Sites in Myanmar - Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Sanctuary
Eco-Tourism Sites in Myanmar - Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Sanctuary
Other Eco-tourism Sites in Myanmar:
  • Kandawgyi National Park – Pyin Oo Lwin (Maymyo)
  • Moeyingyi Wetland Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Shwesettaw Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Hkakaborazi National Park
  • Inle Lake Wetland Sanctuary
  • Sein Ye Forest Camp
  • Myaing Hay Wun Elephant Camp

  • Nat Ma Taung National Park
  • Chatthin Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Popa Mountain Park
  • Alaungdaw Kathapa National Park
  • Meinmahla Kyun Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Hlawga Park
  • Yangon Zoological Garden
  • Lampi Island Wildlife Sancturay

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