The provincial capital is 426 kilometers north of Bangkok, and is
a gateway to Myanmar to the west, and the northern Thai cities of
Lampang and Chiang Mai.
& Souvenirs Popular local souvenirs
include mangoes and bananas preserved in honey, tamarind, and
decorative granite items. Mae Sot is a good place to purchase
Burmese products, including silverware, lacquer ware, rubies and