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| Located behind the Myanmar Bago Shwemawdaw Pagoda, Bago, Myanmar
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

I have been to Hintha Gon to discover more about the Hintha bird story in Bago, which quite interesting and good to visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

I am not sure it is good tourist attraction but when i on there, i can see view of Kanbawzathadi Palace and Maharzedi pagoda. The view is nice. Besides, i can touch with not only Buddhism but also spirit activities. Nat believers and music players...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MIB Tour Compan... M
Reviewed 28 November 2017

GO during the sunset and look towards the nearby big pagoda. Its a mesmerizing sunset. In terms of the pagoda, there is nothing special and it is more local oriented.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank angad2102
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The Hamsa Birds story is the most interesting of this place. Our guide told us back in Yangon about Bago women, who have the pants on in their relationships and marriages. The Hamsa birds explain this story, because the female bird is sitting ontop of...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank paukie
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It's good for a look upon the surroundings, but avoid going around 1pm because the floors are burning hot.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Severine B
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We enjoyed this place because of the legend of the Hamsa birds, and seeing a very active Nat worshipping shrine. We saw a lot of reclining Buddhas and huge pagodas in Myanmar, this is rather different so worth seeing. Note it is not shiny, new...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank PhillipaandGeoff
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Out with my friend Smith during a full day around this interesting area within the Bago archaeological zone with admission fee for foreign visitors 10,000 Kyats. Arrival on 04/07/16 and walked around temples, street stalls, declining buddha & pagodas , etc. This zone area would...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Of all the pagodas we visited, we did not like this one. It is a bit old and dirty. Nothing outstanding. Skip this.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Adeline_Lim88
Reviewed 29 March 2016

The legend was interesting and the pagoda impressive. It was very quiet when we were there on a February afternoon. The gentle breeze made it so much nicer since it is on the hill. Do walk with care because the floor may not be swept...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank ROCruiser
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This is a nice temple where one can learn about the history ( legend) of the origin of Bago , the story about the two birds that are icons of Bago and at the same time witness some ''religious '' ceremonies . At the top...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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