formerly and colloquially referred to as Maymyo, is a scenic hill town in Mandalay Division, Myanmar, located in the Shan Highland, some 67 kilometers east of Mandalay, and at an altitude of 1,070 meters. The town was estimated to have a population of around 255,000 in 2014. Many of the bungalows and villas that the British built during their rule are now occupied by rich locals. Pyin Oo Lwin has 5 names and all names are well-known. Pyin Oo Lwin May myo Taung Lay Khar Taung Sa Kan and the most well-known name, Pan Myo Taw.