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Good view

We went there in the evening to catch the beauty of Kalaw at sunset Many Buddha temples on it It... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Bagan, Myanmar
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Nice view

The best place to view the whole city from above. You can climb up by the staircases near the... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2017
Singapore, null, Singapore
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  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
22 Apr 2018
“Good view”
16 Dec 2017
“Nice view”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Kalaw, Myanmar
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

This little monastery on top of a hill at Kalaw contains a Buddha statue made of bamboo. The atmosphere there was quite unusual. In one corner there were sitting nuns and in the other corner were monks praying. Also they sell a variety of Myanmar...More

Thank Zwillingsseele
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We went there in the evening to catch the beauty of Kalaw at sunset Many Buddha temples on it It could be better to build view point stage as some area is just next to cliff Anyway must try area while in Kalaw!!!

Thank Yan_Ryan
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

The best place to view the whole city from above. You can climb up by the staircases near the market or get a motorcycle to help. It would be better if there are seats available to sit and enjoy the view.

Thank YKPhyu
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Thein Taung Pagoda is the most popular and well- known pagoda in Kalaw.The pagoda is one of the main tourist destinations in Myanmar by trekking you can get the most freshly minded.

Thank Kyaw Win A
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The sun's golden light dawns, revitalizing fields of green. Over the herculean Mount Kalaw where its fountain flows free. There it lays, a construct of great importance , " the Thein Taung". Just as the waterfall gives life to all tree around the Thein Taung...More

Thank Nwe H
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Nothing much except for the excellent view. It's a buddhist school, monastery, temple. Walking distance from the main road is approximately 15 mins (up slope). Worth the walk.

Thank CaseyOng2014
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The square in the compound of the monastery. You have to climb up for 100 meter height and as you reach up atop, you get amazed the view over the town, Kalaw. But be warned, be careful the dogs, they bite.

Thank KPtourism
Reviewed 27 March 2017

One place in Kalaw that you should really visit: the Thein Taung Phaya monastery. Thein Taung Pagoda Monastery,Kalaw,Myanmar -Is One of the earliest Buddhist centers in Kalaw.

1  Thank Mio K
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Most visitors may come for the great view of Kalaw and to appreciate the peeling frescos and dusty cabinets in the Buddha museum. When we visited there were over a dozen mange-ridden emaciated resident dogs. Whilst these suffered needlessly, well-fed monks came and went. I...More

Thank Colin K
Reviewed 30 August 2016

A nice place to walk around and take in the peace and quiet of this quaint Mountain town. It can be seen from most point in town and is interesting to stroll through town to reach it.

Thank squiggglz
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