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Shwedagon Pagoda Walking Tour
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Half-Day Spiritual Shwedagon Pagoda Tour in Yangon
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Half Day Yangon City Tour
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The city's biggest tourist attraction is this immense Buddhist shrine built approx. 2500 years ago.
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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The biggest and most impressive pagoda we have ever seen. So much to see and admire. You could easily take 100 pictures. Take your time and an umbrella for the heat or the rain.

Thank Renate D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful architecture best seen in the evenings when lights are on. Best to wear sandals or slippers you can remove easily at entrance. Bring a plastic bag so your sandals can be kept in your bag; seems no one left it on the stairs as...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the most impressive religious sites I have ever visited. Go very early to watch the first rays of sunlight touch the huge golden stupa... A living, sacred site, bustling with life yet still peaceful and serene...

Thank PeterinHuaHin
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is for sure worthwhile to visit, a must see monument in Yangon. Will go back to Myanmar to visit the other cities.

Thank Naakprapa
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Mesmerising grandeur! Very well maintained, peaceful and calm place. Was good to see people following discipline and not creating ruckus like an overcrowded tourist spot. Foreigners have to pay entry fee of 8k. Number one thing to do in Rangoon!!

Thank Mrunalini B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The elegant Shwedagon Pagoda is Yangon’s most famous landmark. The massive 99 meter high gold plated pagoda with the diamond studded spire set on top of a small hill in downtown Yangon dominates the area and is visible from much of the city. After dark...More

1  Thank Milanshahbaroda
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went before the sun rose on a Sunday and stayed for a couple of hours. The place was teeming with families. Amazing Pagoda, amazing to interact with the people

Thank cmmi19
Reviewed 5 days ago

Entrance fee of 8000 kyat - well worth the price. We visited the temple in the evening but then it was raining, still, we enjoying the sight, and is really a beautiful temple of Yangon but is so touristy not only foreigners but with locals...More

Thank ShavyB
Reviewed 6 days ago

As a Buddhist, i felt so blessed to visit Shwedagon Pagoda. The way how local Burmese peoples worshiping is different from the way how we. Its great to see that huge number of youngsters are visiting pagoda with good manners. If you are history lover,...More

Thank Nuwan R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A bit walk from the city center. The pagoda it self is beautiful and also the surrounding. Get ready to pay 8000 per person. Of course only for foreigners.

Thank Robko M
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kate s
does this provide wheel chairs
26 April 2017|
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Response from Bjorn H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think so. Ther was several lifts, but I do not remember if you was able to pas into the rooms whit a wheel chair.
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anhhhh
Does the Shwedagon Pagoda offer luggage storage? I will be in Yangon for only a day and would like to tour the pagoda without having to carry around my luggage. I read somewhere else on Tripadvisor that there is a Security gate at the lift foot of Shwedagon pagoda that offers storage but I don't see this information anywhere else. Any insight would help, thank you!
24 February 2017|
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Response from jancisham | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid I'm not sure of the answer to this. I would guess that it may well have a place, and I also think that, were you to ask the shoe attendant or a storeholder I would think that they would be trustworthy and agree to... More
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Lim J
I will be there in mid February. What are the accessible transportation to use and things to note on. Cheers Jazlyn
21 January 2017|
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Response from Wilson S | Reviewed this property |
Taxis are the main way to get around. It is also a wonderful city to walk around. Very safe with lots to see and enjoy.
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