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Shwedagon Pagoda Walking Tour
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Half-Day Spiritual Shwedagon Pagoda Tour in Yangon
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Half Day Yangon City Tour
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The city's biggest tourist attraction is this immense Buddhist shrine built approx. 2500 years ago.
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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the most important place to visit not just for Buddhism but all to see how our Buddhism respect and faith into our religion. There are a lot of history behind this place. Recommend to have the tour guide in order to learn more...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago

Be prepared to be amazed by the size and crowds. I was in awe of the people's reverence to the Pagoda. Be prepared to walk barefooted and bring an offering.

Thank PatiGaitan
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I like to visit shwedagon pagoda.it is a place that you can fell relax a lot in mentally.Lot of people are coming to visit this place.

Thank 26sameerak
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice time and meditation that has been great Feeling in the peaceful place at world Unique experience

Thank Giovannijohnhcmc
Reviewed 2 days ago

good serene place but not cheap connected to wifi lots of food and peopel kids runung trees its relax place for a day or so if yiu free dont miss cheers john

Thank johndeer77777777
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent . Never though of such neat and clean so beautiful Pagodas. Will bring many friends and family members in months to come.

Thank Ramakant H
Reviewed 4 days ago

A trip to Yangon, Myanmar will not be complete without a visit to Shwedagon Pagoda. It is believed that this shrine houses the relics of Sakyamuni (Gautama) and the other Buddhas. The stuppa or the lotus like tower is gilded with real gold leaf that...More

Thank Kenkhan
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is a must visit if you come to Yangon. If you have time try to visit late evening or early morning for best views and less people

Thank Shanika S
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one attraction not to be missed on visit to Yangon. It is just a wonderful experience. Hiring tour guide is a must if you wish to learn about the history of the Pagoda.

Thank Angus M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I visited Pagoda here three times and found new learn and experience every time. You must see how believe of people to Pagoda and how long of believing. Impressive.

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kate s
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Response from Bjorn H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think so. Ther was several lifts, but I do not remember if you was able to pas into the rooms whit a wheel chair.
February 23, 2017|
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I'm afraid I'm not sure of the answer to this. I would guess that it may well have a place, and I also think that, were you to ask the shoe attendant or a storeholder I would think that they would be trustworthy and agree to... More
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January 21, 2017|
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Response from Wilson S | Reviewed this property |
Taxis are the main way to get around. It is also a wonderful city to walk around. Very safe with lots to see and enjoy.