Kyaing Tong is the capital city of the Golden Triangle Region, a pretty place where stroll in the evening around Naung Ton Lake. Kyaik Tong has many sites to see besides the ethnic tribes in colourful dresses. It is the main gateway and strategic location between Myanmar, Thailand, China and Laos. There are many hill tribes such as Wa, Shan, Akha and Lahu that live separately in different villages around hill sites. There are regular flights from Yangon to Kyaik Tong.