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veri nice

very nice and quite place where to go with your family and discover one side of real indian... read more

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iandia000
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another one that seems overlooked by the tourists. interesting murals on the inside. worth the... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2018
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Shwedagon Pagoda Road, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very nice and quite place where to go with your family and discover one side of real indian culture...Recommended!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank iandia000
Reviewed 16 December 2018

What a lovely, impressive, monumental pagoda! It is overlooked because of its proximity to the Shwe Dagon Pagoda. The pagoda is very tall, golden, shiny, elegant, and unique in style! The pagoda has magnificent door entrances and it is one of the very few pagodas...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 December 2018

another one that seems overlooked by the tourists. interesting murals on the inside. worth the side trip if you happening to be south gate not sure you need a special trip.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hunglow
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Good old traditional padoga with nice infrastructure being built at this one. Liked the way this has been developed along with the way it's maintained

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank S8542KDrahulk
Reviewed 26 August 2018

It is very close to Shwedagon Pagoda. There are some intersting paintings on the ceiling. You only need less than half hour.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AdwoaAbokoma
Reviewed 21 January 2018

The Maha Wizaya Pagoda is not far from the Shwedagon Pagoda on Dhammarakhita Hill in Dagon Township. A photographer's worthy stop.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Luv2Bonholidays
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Maha Wizaya Pagoda is located on the Dhammarakkhita Hill, which faces the famous Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon. It was built in 1980, as usual there is an image of the Buddha inside the pagoda. The architecture of Maha Wizaya Pagoda is known as the combination...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank zamanwho
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We almost gave this pagoda a pass, but we were glad that we didn't. It's close to Shwedagon, but doing both in the same day might be a bit much. It's smaller and quieter than Shwedagon so it's easier to move about. The ceiling murals...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank theirreverentkitchen
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This small pagoda has a very different feel from the adjacent Shwedagon pagoda. It is much smaller and much more quiet. It’s outstanding feature is that the inside is decorated to look like a forest glade at night, with faux trees climbing the walls and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 26 September 2017

A must-see in Yangon. Beautiful grounds and amazing art both ceilings and murals. Small but full of breath-taking images.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Stephen C
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