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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its facade is so impressive because of its intricate architecture. Many opportunities for pictures, besides its front face, don't miss its foundation that you can take unique photos.

Thank Endymion K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We can get there by horse cart when we hire it for Ava sightseeing. We can see artful brick monastery and its good structure. The color of this monastery look yellowish and inside there, we can see mural paintings of Ava era. The ancient wooden...More

Thank TT_Mandalay
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Some different architecture and some open space. Interesting historical story and not overly renovated. You need a guide to explain to get the best out of the visit.

Thank JonBunston
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I did not expect such a beautiful monastery in that area and it has also a very interesting story to offer. In the past there lived only 2 monks. It is just breathtaking.

Thank Zwillingsseele
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Great old structure to explore. But no signs at all to explain anything. So either you take a guided tour or you have some book to read about. Apart from that worth a visit.

Thank Lukas L
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The whole compound houses a lot of temples and its nice to take photos only when the sun is up, just like any other temples. We arrived here afternoon time and there is nothing much inside of the temples. The compound is quite big too.

Thank Raphyde
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Loved the horse trip out to see this Monastery and exploring inside, under and outside of this complex. Great story about the queen building this for the monks. Just watch out as when I exited one of the doorways to the outside I was stung...More

1  Thank Adrian T
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The largest remaining structure of a former Royal Capital of the Kingdom of Burma, this is one of 2 stone buildings that have survived to today. In a good state of preservation, it needs a good cleaning to bring out it's best.

Thank Robert Q
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

A large structure , built on brick stilts . Hot in places without shoes , small Buddha at the top , feels abandoned and unloved

Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 1 May 2017

it is worth walking all the way around this vast building as it is remarkably beautiful. Nip in and out of the "cloister" corridors for long vistas down the dark corridors. We made this as the second monastery in the area - the other is...More

Thank Kirkcaldylad
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