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Kaba Aye Pagoda Road | Mayangone Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I would recommend visiting this one before Schwedagon. Actually visit all pagodas before Schwedagon, as you will likely want to say: "that's it?" if you have seen Schwedagon Pagoda before. Nonetheless this one is worth the trip. It has a central shrine vault, the decorations...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

sadly to say that it is under construction during my visit that i couldnt witness the great building.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank xiaohongl1204
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kabar Aye Pagoda is located at Kabar Aye Pagoda Road, Yangon.It is the most famous place in Yangon. I recommend taking pictures around pagoda and statute .There have GaMone Pwint Shopping Mall and Abidama Buddha University are near by.Beside of the ladder, there are many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank francis_martino
Reviewed 15 October 2018

It is nice and fantastic achitecture and interia design inside the hall which full of the buddhism pray inside the hall that is made like a sacred hall. easy to go, very peaceful destination.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank surachai44
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This place is not as famous as some others but it doesn't mean less gold. Buddhas, the whole interior including ceilings is covered by gold. One more proof how deep is faith of Myanmar people.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank smallhausen1
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We went here when we had a few hrs to fill at the airport. It is a small padoga with two layers. We were lucky as the inner room was open with guards on it as the safe had been opened and parts of Buddha...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Ross B
Reviewed 20 January 2018

This was worth just a short stop for me. The inner sanctum was quite impressive but overall after spending so much time at Shwe Dagon this was a bit of an afterthought.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank hotelmonster88
Reviewed 26 September 2017

The Kaba Aye paya or “World peace pagoda” is a relatively recent pagoda in Yangon. The pagoda and the adjoining Maha Pasana Guha cave were built in 1952 by U Nu, the prime minister of Burma to host the 6th Buddhist council which ended in...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Aung Kyaw M
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Gaba Aye Pagoda; lit. World Peace Pagoda), formally Thiri Mingala Gaba Aye Zedidaw is a pagoda located on Kaba Aye Road, Mayangon Township, Yangon, Myanmar. The pagoda was built in 1952 by U Nu in preparation for the Sixth Buddhist Council that he held from...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank kyi t
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This is a small Pagoda when compared to the Shwedagon. Personally I did not find this Pagoda fascinating in terms of its architecture or contents.

Date of experience: May 2017
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