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Thai-Myanmar Friendship Bridge

| Asia main road,Myawaddi, Mae Sot 63110, Thailand
+95 9 789 888657
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Just about ok for a photo op

Not worth making a special visit, but if going to the market at the border or crossing over to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JanForeignTravel
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Mumbai, India
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A historic place

There is nothing really to see here except the historic value of this historic crossing from... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
allankarr
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Larkspur, Colorado
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| Asia main road,Myawaddi, Mae Sot 63110, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not worth making a special visit, but if going to the market at the border or crossing over to Myanmar, you could stop for a quick photo.

Thank JanForeignTravel
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

There is nothing really to see here except the historic value of this historic crossing from Myanmar into Thailand. It is a very busy border crossing with a very interesting old world market. Lots of food for a cultural plunge. The world traveler at least...More

Thank allankarr
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Its nice to have seen the friendship bridge. Sad to see the poverty of those living in the make shift huts. However, an experience to stop and see the bridge and the spot.

1  Thank dorothyheaphy
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

long and hot day best is morning or evening lots of peopel around come and go those are the main gate to Thailand And Myanamr can cross the river to the casino then off take a bike and move around myawadi city for free no...More

Thank j0hny625
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

It's a border crossing where east meets further east so although looking chaotic it's organised chaos. Worth watching the boats going back and forth carrying locals from both countries bypassing the immigration on the bridge. I have seen this all over Thailand and its tolerated...More

Thank Steve F
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Sip mango smoothies and watch the endless line of supplies cross to Myanmar. See the hundreds of people walking across the bridge either on their visa run or seeking a better life, shop in the endless undercover Rim Moei market or lean across the razor...More

Thank Julie M
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

This bridge crosses the Mekong between Mukdahan and Savanakhet. Not much to see but it is a long bridge that can not be crossed on foot. There is a bus that goes across and you can get that at Mukdahan bus station. 50 baht one...More

Thank Stevie B
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

This is the second time I have been across the bridge to briefly enter Myanmar (Burma) and leave with necessary stamps immediately to cross back into Thailand and be granted another 90 days stay. The last time was January 2017, This time January 3rd 2018....More

1  Thank Glenn S
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Not worth a visit, unless you want to see miles and miles of trucks waiting to cross the border into Myanmar.

Thank Elmar J
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We visited here whilst in Mae Sot. It is located right next to the large market which we also visited. The market was largely uninspiring repetitive experience lots of the same shops. The border bridge has a monument to allow a tourist photo which we...More

Thank Mike C
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