We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Chill place

Got an excited trip there and riding the boat (Mini Ship ) was the best experience ever The pagoda... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Untouched countryside

Beautiful 1.5 hour ride through the country and then 20 minute boat ride on the Ayerawady river... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2019
Bagan, Myanmar
via mobile
Read all 32 reviews
All photos (109)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“boat trip”(5 reviews)
“buddha images”(5 reviews)
| Ayeyarwaddy River, Pyay, Myanmar
Improve This Listing
Reviews (32)
Filter reviews
28 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews boat trip buddha images ayeyarwaddy river half hour drive private boat return trip general aung san toll boats tax wall village hill steps bank martyrs anglo
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 28 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Got an excited trip there and riding the boat (Mini Ship ) was the best experience ever The pagoda was located top of the mountain and we climed there unstoppable. Oh! there was a waterfall too

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank htetlynn115
Reviewed October 5, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful 1.5 hour ride through the country and then 20 minute boat ride on the Ayerawady river. You can witness the life in the country and by the river. Children without a care in the world. Must visit if in Pyay.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank KiranAugust
Reviewed August 21, 2019 via mobile

Not so far from Pyay city.only 1hr and 15 mins drive. Enjoy by boat in the river and u can see antique statues on the hill.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank BenBen199
Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

This place was about 60 km. from Pyay. When we arrived, we had to use the boat service which was private or shared boat. We took half day for this trip.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 291apichail
Reviewed March 18, 2019 via mobile

Very different place. It is a new interesting place in Myanmar. When you arrive near Pyay, you should really go to there. By the way, Naung Yoe motel in Pyay is really a nice place to stay for it's clean and good services with reasonable...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank linnaungh
Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

အေကာက္ေတာင္ ခရီးစဥ္ Across Ayeyarwaddy River on the western bank near Htone-Bo,there is a place of attraction called Akauk Taung (a toll-hill).At the end of the Second Anglo-Burmese war, Myanmar and British toll-posts were situated on Akauk Taung, a toll-hill in Myanmar language side by side....More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank yadanarwin2019
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

I have visited many Pagodas in Myanmar. I have seen thousands of lovely Buddha images across Myanmar. But Akauk Taung was a unique experience. Reached village Htonbo (one and half hour drive from Pyay) at 8.00 in the morning. The village welcomes us with a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank aativass
Reviewed August 1, 2018

fresh & nice view from the boat along the river site . very exciting experience with beautiful landscaping

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KgMyattM
Reviewed June 22, 2018

Really worth to visit to Akauk Taung even it takes over one and half hour drive from Pyay to Htone Bo Sub-town where Tha Khin Mya ( One of famous 9 Myanmar Independent Martyrs who died together with General Aung San at July 19 ,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank KoPyaeMandalay
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Sailed past the Akauk Mountain carvings and was amazed . The best way to see the hundreds of figures is from the river.Highly recommend

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank AP194R
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
Hotel Ksetra
11 reviews
23.94 miles away
Mingalar Garden Resort
65 reviews
24.46 miles away
Thande Beach Hotel
620 reviews
49.93 miles away
Aureum Palace Spa & Resort
219 reviews
49.95 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 12 nearby restaurants
18 reviews
22.97 miles away
Rainbow Bakery & Cafe
15 reviews
47.35 miles away
Wish River View Restaurant
27 reviews
22.52 miles away
Ngapali Kitchen
367 reviews
49.84 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 13 nearby attractions
Shwesandaw Paya
51 reviews
22.65 miles away
Ngapali Beach
1,395 reviews
49.98 miles away
Shwe Nandaw Pagoda Hill
11 reviews
48.01 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
September 1, 2018|
Response from KgMyattM | Reviewed this property |
you can go as day return trip or stay at pyay & go there . if u stay at pyay i highly recommd hotel ksetra ( pyay ) .
Frequently Asked Questions about Akauk Taung