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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thatbyinnyu is the highest temple in Bagan, built of two white-coloured boxy storeys, each with three diminishing terraces rimmed with spires and leading to a gold-tipped sikhara which is 207ft high. Its monumental size and the looming height makes it a classic example of Bagan’s...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Satyendra G
Reviewed 29 July 2019 via mobile

This was one of the last temples on my e-bike ride, and still i got impressed. This is also a fantastic building. Not much to offer inside, but i would recommend a pass by ride to explore the outside.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank MadBeer
Reviewed 25 June 2019

This place is very unique. For a start it is white in colour not red and the tallest temple. It is quite close to Ananda. I was more impressed by the carvings on the outside as I felt the inside was quite bland.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Yvonne a
Reviewed 31 March 2019

It was very hot the day we visited this temple and it was warm to walk around it but it was gorgeous.I tend to go for the older looking places rather than the gold painted newer looking ones.I loved the worn weathered look of this...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank caddyandbellA
Reviewed 30 March 2019 via mobile

It is must place to visit if you are in Bagan, Myanmar. It is not far from the famous Ananda temple. Then Nat Hlaung Monastery and Shwegu Gyi Temple is very closely located near of this .This structure of imposing majesty towers over other temples...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank francis_martino
Reviewed 22 March 2019

Apparently this is the tallest temple in the area. it is situated in Old Bagan within the walls.It is most impressive from the outside but not so much on the inside

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Hepatacyte
Reviewed 8 February 2019

An awesome structure and so huge and intricate, the artists and builders of that era seem to have really gone to town producing these structures

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank nikrang
Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

This place is nice and huge. They have little hill that you can take photo with full view of the temple.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank markeE5480NK
Reviewed 31 December 2018

I liked this temple very much! It is a monumental white stucco structure located in old Bagan. This temple is inside the Bagan wall and you can see from many directions as it is tallest in Bagan. The area is sandy. It is really nice...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 December 2018

Firstly it is a truly magnificent structure, huge in stature with great murals and frescoes inside. Please see it at leisure, it is quite different than the others in the area.

Date of experience: November 2018
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