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The city's biggest tourist attraction is this immense Buddhist shrine built approx. 2500 years ago.
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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Highly respectful place for all Buddhism with remarkably build Golden Pagoda with attracting many visitors every day to visit. Could never miss out your visit in Yangon, the Pagoda can be seen visibility across every corner of the town on high building windows and its...More

Thank Cho Oo L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean and peaceful surroundings make you feel very much at peace. Buddhists will love this religious place with many splendid statues and pagodas.

Thank ohtsoon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to be in evening if you have time for seeing the attraction. Very well organized Pagoda with extremely scenic and lots of budda statues.

Thank suket40105
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible inside and out ; shrine after shrine, endless gold and spirits. Take 2 hours it's worth it

Thank andrewcrosby
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning. We visited on a quiet Tuesday evening. Highly recommend going at night - the day can be blinding.

Thank Willemijn I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wish this had been my first stop in Myanmar, instead of after visiting Bagan, Mandalay, and Inle. I had 1 hour to kill before a dinner reservation, and was lucky to find an English speaking guide who showed me all the highlights and answered all...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 1 week ago

I found the best time to visit was in the morning when the place was not so crowded and the tiled floors were cooler. These places must cost a fortune to maintain, so I had no issues with paying an entrance fee which was well...More

Thank davyp777
Reviewed 1 week ago

The time when I visited it was raining and the sun was shining. So it was like the golden Pagoda was washed and the light was shone on it. Beautiful, you can just walk around the place looking.

Thank Angel_Traveler444
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Building is beautiful but not user friendly for foreigners ... Can't wear shoes or socks, the ground is very hot, really bad that there's no water for washing hands at the exits , so dirty.

Thank Linda I
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the most amazing place to visit. The size and opulence takes your breath away although it is hard to squar the poverty of the rural Burmese with the gold and fabulous jewels lavished on this pagoda.

Thank trickydicky43
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Response from Wilson S | Reviewed this property |
Taxis are the main way to get around. It is also a wonderful city to walk around. Very safe with lots to see and enjoy.