Tachileik Town (ท่าขี้เหล็ก or တာချီလိတ်မြို့) in Myanmar is a border town in the Shan State of eastern Myanmar. It is the administrative seat of Tachileik Township and Tachileik District and most populated city in eastern Shan State. There are one airport that connects to Yangon, Mandalay and Chiang Tung. In the north, there is an Asia-Pacific Highway 2 linking 106 km to Chiang Tung and further west to Tonggyi. Capital of Shan State Including the East side of the 3rd Asian Highway to Mongla and to Yunnan, China.
Tachileik Market is located at Mae Sai Immigration, Mae Sai district, Chiang Rai province of Thailand. You can buy products, souvenirs cheap such as electrical appliances, shoes, bags, cheap souvenirs such as electronics. Products from China. Also, selling various kinds of jewelry, rubies, jade, electrical appliances. Fashion and children’s clothing. Shoes, bags, sweaters, dried seafood, alcohol, cigarettes, toys, blankets, snacks, etc. Prices range from ten to thousands and most of them are from China.
When crossing the Tachileik, there is a trolley bus to get to the Shwedagon Pagoda. It is 2 km from the frontier border of Myanmar. The price is 50-80 baht. There are also motorbikes to take you to places such as the gem of 20 baht, but it should be agreed that the price is a single price or the price (may. Have change The price must be accurate before the trip.)