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Legend has it that Hpa-An was created by a dragon and a giant frog. The impressive statues of these... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2018
Singapore, Singapore
Legendary Riverside Statues of Giant Frog and Dragon

The view on the Than Lwin River Bank is very pleasurable to see. Local people say cause this... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
MIB Tour Compan... M
Mandalay Region, Myanmar
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| Thanlwin River, Hpa An, Myanmar
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Peacefully of landscape to explorer and seeing of Myanmar citizens architecture in this pagoda and totally sure for fresh air to get.It is my hometown and this pagoda is one of the most attractive places on our city Hpa-an

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Aung H
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

This pagoda is one of the famous pagoda in Hpa-An, Kayin State, Myanmar. There is nothing special to do, but seeing sunset is the best. We were there in May, raining season in Myanmar. So there was perfect panoramic view of Than Lwin River with...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Pa P
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Legend has it that Hpa-An was created by a dragon and a giant frog. The impressive statues of these figures can be seen in the pagoda’s compound. This is the most famous in Hpa-An and a favorite spot for people to watch the sunset. Other...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

The view on the Than Lwin River Bank is very pleasurable to see. Local people say cause this statues of frog and dragon, Hpa-Ann ( Frog was vomited from the mouth of Dragon) when they knew they were brothers. Very breezing and good to take...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank MIB Tour Compan... M
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Located on the bank of Than Lwin River. Nothing special at all. But if you have the time visit. Known as a special place. Nice seen is how the sand seller fills the sand to the boat. Very interesting

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

Sit on the Thanlwin river bank and can see river life from the pagoda. Close to local houses and can easily take walking tour through the local houses and strand road from the pagoda. Nothing special there.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

A good spot to experience the river view in the evening. You can also have a sunset view there, but guess it will be so hot. Lucky that it was a bit cloudy and we could stay there for a long time and enjoy the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank winhtoo
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Most of local people come and enjoy their time for sunset(especially young people). Historically, the status of Frog and NaGar(Fire-breathing snake) tell the story of the town,why it is called Hpa-An. Near the pagoda, can see the old jetty where used to be the jetty...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Zayar19
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This riverside pagoda is like a landmark pagoda of Hpa-Ann for local people. Located near the main market and perfect place to see the sun going down with the Than Lwin River.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank MME X
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