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Kyauktan, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I am a believer. I have been going regularly, every Friday, after lunch - they provide free lunch if you are hungry, and its been a good experience. This does not means not to work hard, but with the spiritual side taken care of, you...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Simple Myanmar town Small river port to an island pagoda Have to pay for small boat trip Beware of slippery, especially when walking up the island pagoda in the mid of river

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Half-day tour is ok. Not far from Yangon, 40 km., depends on traffic too. Be careful when hop on/off the boat. Don’t rush, the crew will help. Not recommend for those who has walking difficulty!!! Entrance fees applied for boat n temple. Morning time is...More

Thank Teeraphong C
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This Buddhist stupa is located in Thanlyin, in southern Yangon Region, Myanmar. Another beautiful pagoda for Buddhists to worship and tourists to visit and appreciate. It is believed that the pagoda was built about 2000 years ago.

Thank LikeTraveler
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Pelikan is a very interesting compact Hindu temple in the middle of paddie fields which I visited as part of a half day tour of Thianlyin from Yangon. it is one of the most important Hindu temples in Myanmar and was one of the highlights...More

Thank stuffmatters
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Not that much here but traffic and drivers from hell. Be careful as a pedestrian you become invisible!! Pagoda to visit, nice parks streets very dirty and full of betel nut spitting

Thank Jacqui C
Reviewed 19 July 2017

By all means take a few nice shots of the island and some boats from the shore, but don't go over there, paying $5 each, in the special foreigner boat (its the same), because you will be very disappointed. Complete waste of time. Save your...More

Thank Papanya
Reviewed 26 May 2017

About 2hrs of travelling from Yangon by cab, you reach this pagoda which is on an island in the river. It looks pretty from the river end and that is the best photo op you have to capture it. From a tourist view point, it...More

Thank VarinderDelhi
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This place is good for day return trip from Yangon. It takes over one hour drive from Yangon. If you go in the morning time, you can get experiencing around local market. Then you can take a short boat ride to reach pagoda on the...More

Thank hoshibara
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Along with Kyaik Khauk Pagoda, Kyaik Hmaw Wun Ye Lai Pagoda is the major attraction of the Thanlyin, Kyauktan. Although there is bus transport (which in January 2017 was standardised to set routes by the local government), for foreigners transport with a driver or reliable...More

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