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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It is a famous unusualy Pagoda in Monywa. A worth to see while you are visiting one of the biggest standing Buddha in the world! It is an old historical place of Buddha stupa about five millions buddha image in here.So you must see the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank francis_martino
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would guesstimate there are about 100,000 Buddha statues here. It’s quite a site to see all the huge statues surrounded by literal walls of tiny statues

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank anicachris
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This pagoda has to be seen to be believed. So many stupas on the roof that it looks like a pin cushion, garish paint on the exterior, neo classical archways and a wide hall with huge standing Buddhas at the entrance to each area in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RhondaMJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The numbers of the Buddha images are endless. The idea was so amazing and unique. From outside the whole pagoda is shining.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank steelriver2014
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We visited the Po Win Daung Caves and the Thanboddhay Pagoda in one day with our Tuk Tuk Driver Mr Htike. He knew so many very interesting places and he was able to explain the history behind. We can recommend Mr Htike very much, mr.htike145@gmail.com.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Seemingly endless imagery of the Buddha, this short trek outside of Monywa is a must-see. The entrance for foreigners is $2 or 3000 kyat.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank trflanagan
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Unfortunately got here at sunset so we couldn't actually go into the pagoda itself but this place really is amazing with mini Buddhas starting at you from every crevice and corner...not bad at night too as it's very magical with the lights on!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Suemen
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

This place was almost like a park full of temples. It was really interesting to see all the different shapes and sizes from Buddhist looking ones to Hindu looking ones. Deffo worth a stop from/to the reclining buddha.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank I_wander_asia
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

When my guide told me this is the most beautiful temple in whole Myanmar, I was first laughing. But when I saw the over 5.5 million Buddha statues I was flashed like never before. It is absolutely stunning, awesome, amazing... if you like buddhist temples...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Zwillingsseele
Reviewed 21 April 2018

One of the famous pagoda in Monywa and drive about five minutes to Bodhi Tahtaung Pagoda. Situated on the way to Mandalay. It is one of the pagoda you should not miss in your visit to Monywa.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Alston C
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Response from kitsune87 | Reviewed this property |
Hello - I'm a solo traveller too. The hotel arranged a taxi for me to visit the temple and standing Buddha for 30000kyat. I know a private taxi is not the ideal solution for a solo traveller but I didn't find out how to... More
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