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Thanboddhay Pagoda

| 15 km to SW of monywa, Monywa, Myanmar
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Serene place

We visited it on our way from Mandalay to Monywa and we're glad we stopped and visited this pagoda... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
64jensl
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Essaouira, Morocco
Bizarre as there are hundreds of thousands of Buddha statues

This is apparently quite modern and recently constructed and its claim to fame are the hundreds of... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Kirkcaldylad
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North Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
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29 Apr 2018
“Serene place”
28 Apr 2017
“Bizarre as there are hundreds of thousands of Buddha statues”
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| 15 km to SW of monywa, Monywa, Myanmar
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

We visited it on our way from Mandalay to Monywa and we're glad we stopped and visited this pagoda, despite many local visitors we were the only foreign tourists, an amazing pagoda covered in buddhas of all sizes throughout, our children had a lot of...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2017

This is apparently quite modern and recently constructed and its claim to fame are the hundreds of thousands of Buddha statues. They are all sizes and they are everywhere in every nook and in every cranny even all the way up tall towers. For this...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2012

An absolute must for visitors travelling through central Burma. We went by river from Bagan to Pakkoku and then overland to Monywa. Thanboddhay is a short drive from Monywa - the temple complex was built between 1939 and 1952 and served as a shelter for...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2011

This is an absolutely stunning monument. It is so beautiful that it leaves you speechless . And it is not only the main temple, the other buildings around it are wonderful too. And on top of that there is a viewing tower which you can...More

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