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Situated on the west shore of the Ayeyarwaddy at about 7 leagues from Mandalay. The Pyin Oo Lwin is a favourite mountain resort about 69 km from Mandalay. It' s famous for its large terraced buildings with pines, eucalyptuses and sil areas.
Botanical Garden was established in 1915-16 by a UK Botanicist called Mr. Roger, who began to collect and cultivate indigenous flora and shrubs on today's area. Primordial area of the Botanical Garden was 170 acre of ground and 70 acre of waters, a total of 240acre.
The garden was designed by Kew Gardens in England. The Forestry Commission published Communication No. 207 in 1920, which made the Botanical Garden a protected area.
4840 broad-leaved pines were grown in several parcels. There are 575 different types of flowers and many tropical fruits from abroad, which have been acclimatised in the gardens. In addition, large grasslands and several outdoor saisonal planting areas were created and several hundred orchid plants from different parts of the land were gathered and exhibited in the Orchid Green House in the backyard.
Thus the park became one of the world's top botanic parks. It is located near the hamlet of Wetwun 12 leagues eastwards from the city and three leagues southwards from the hamlet and can be reached conveniently by cars. It is located at the entry to Peik Chin Myaung Gorge with many nice wells.
As the cliffs began to build up in the cavern, the place was under water. Peik Chin Myaung (Peik Chin Plant's Gorge) is the name of the cavern, because many Peik Chin specimens have grown there that do not let sunlight in. The Big Boulder Void is the result of a mistake.
Later, as waters leaked from cliffs and limestones, galactites and others appear in the form of candlesticks. As you enter the cavern you will see sources coming from different angles. In some places the depth of the sea is up to five foot. Freshwater is seeping out of the cliff wall and is pure and chill.
They say this oil helps cure eyes and itchiness. There. It is bottled and taken home by the pilgrim. This large cavern extends over an area of about 48 hectares. One time in the caves. You're trembling with coldness, what with the fountains and small creeks.