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Bago, Myanmar
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Bago was worth every day trip while you're in Yangon for a few days. Go!!! It's only 1.5-2hr drive one way. The giant Buddhas everywhere is more fascinating than the pagodas in Yangon with a zoo-like tourist/locals-trapped atmosphere, not in Bago. This paya is huge...More

Thank Yen K
Reviewed 21 April 2017

... what could. This stupa is higher than the Shwedagon, it's been rebuilt and added to so many times. Bago is a good town to visit.

Thank Veronica014
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We decided to visit Bago after one day one night trip to Golden Rock. After arriving by public bus to Bago we took tuk tuk to see Shwemawdaw Paya. This temple is even higher than Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon but it is so nice as...More

Thank Grzegorz B
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This is a very impressive temple, with its very large stupa. But it is certainly not as clean, nor as well maintained as others that we have visited.

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I visited Bago on a day trip ex Yangon, an approximate 2 hr drive ex Yangon with midway stop at the very moving and beautifully maintained Commonwealth Grave cemetery at Taukkyan. Shwemawdaw is a fun visit, significantly off the beaten tourist track compared to Shwedagon...More

1  Thank stuffmatters
Reviewed 15 March 2017

It is very similar to shwedagon pagoda, so you don't need to go inside if you have seen that one. It's part of the 10000kyat ticket for Bago.

1  Thank Severine B
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The Shwemawdaw pagoda might not be as spectacular on the whole, as the Shwedagon pagoda in Yangon but it is a few meters higher and takes the prize as the highest in the country. It was badly damaged by the earthquake in 1975 and the...More

Thank 386gailr
Reviewed 3 February 2017

When you come to Bago, this place is worth - visiting, however the architecture of this pagoda seems similar to Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, and you shouldn't come here after lunch because it is really hot.

1  Thank timmynguyenle
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

It is big you see it from everywhere amd it takes you a bit of tome to due your standard Pagoda round. Enjoy the smaller details.

Thank pnghenryb
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

In Bago are a few attractions. This pagoda is a attraction for many local people. You can see the influence of the hindu religion. You pay one fee for all attractions in Bago .

Thank marti j
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