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Reviewed 17 August 2019

This place was amazing. This is no little cave, it is massive with an astonishing 8000+ Buddhas, literally a maze of Buddhas. Very impressive place but if you go here you must ask the driver to take you to the paper/umbrella makers at the bottom...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Kenn M
Reviewed 26 June 2019

Without any hesitation, there is no place like this. In Laos there is a similar complex but much smaller. I don't want to polemize but the only reason for not liking this place it is if you are short minded and cannot see beyond your...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Ruben R
Reviewed 15 May 2019 via mobile

There’s a big mountain view and see the whole of Pindaya town from this mountain. At the gate has big and wonderful spider is trying to show his attractive position to all visitors.There are many Buddha statues in that cave.Amazing cave which have more than...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank francis_martino
Reviewed 1 April 2019 via mobile

2 hr drive from Heho is the amazing Pindaya Caves which houses more than 750 buddha images. A must see as the cave itself is amazing.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 16 March 2019

I have never thought that such a great location exist in Shan State. I stayed in a hotel in Taunggyi for 4 nights. In my itinerary, I didn't include Pindaya Caves as I thought it was same same. Being encouraged by one of my friends,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Scott M
Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

We hired a car since the cave (may appears as pindaya or pintaya) is a few hrs drive from Inle (car and driver cost $42 for day). There is an additional $5/pp fee just to enter the Pindaya region. I personally resent this practice of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
4  Thank PA147
Reviewed 28 January 2019 via mobile

Get ready for an absolutely mesmerising and unique experience. Well worth a visit. Stop just short of the caves and visit a range of Pagodas and Stupas; easy to miss but you’ll kick yourself if you drive past them. Once you’ve wandered through the varying...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank andrewknightwales
Reviewed 5 January 2019

You have to see it to believe it: Located on a limestone ridge above the nice little town of Pindaya, this cave is a must-see. Several thousand Buddhas of all sizes inside a cave, all glittering in gold with people adding more and more gold...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Horst S
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Located on a limestone ridge line, above the town of Pindaya and Lake Taloke is this large cavern filled with over 8,000 Buddha statues. At its entrance is a larger than life statute of a Burmese princes shooting a bow and arrow at a gargantuan...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Dingo_dude
Reviewed 16 December 2018

This is great place and there are many Buddha images,is amazing one in this cave.I have never been before.A stunning and amazing cave with almost thousands of golden Buddha images inside the Maze-like cave,it's not the longest cave like this in Myanmar, but very glorious...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank francis_martino
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30 July 2017|
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Response from travella2016 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if I can help you as we flew from Yangon to Heho & then had a 2hr bus drive to Pindaya, The caves are certainly worth the visit. We stayed overnight In Pindaya then went by bus to Nyuang Shwe - Inle Lake... More
4 September 2016|
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Response from Curtisticalism | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is possible. Usually if you hire a taxi for the whole day, the driver will let you know the default touring places of the day that will be covered by him. U may want to start the journey earlier so that you could hop... More
Linda R
20 July 2016|
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Response from andrewknightwales |
Our guide told us that there’s a hold on donations of statues at this time.