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
It was a huge reclining Buddha, really

Not much to see here really. It was a huge reclining Buddha, just as advertised. I have seen a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David S
,
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Interesting

Not much to see and do in Bago, except for this and other temples and buddhas. it's a good stop... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
lovecruises1
,
NC
Read all 134 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good46%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Bago, Myanmar

Similar Things to Do in Bago

Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (134)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not much to see here really. It was a huge reclining Buddha, just as advertised. I have seen a number of these in a number of places, this one was not anything out of the ordinary. Due to recent rains it was very muddy. I...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Not much to see and do in Bago, except for this and other temples and buddhas. it's a good stop before or after trip Kyaikto.

Thank lovecruises1
Reviewed 17 May 2017

It was hot when we were there, so couldn't walk close to this Buddha. But from a far, it is massively amazing. Worth the Bago trip. Do it from Yangon, closest to it.

Thank Yen K
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This Buddha is also know as the Emerald Buddha. It is quite new having been built in 2002. I would recommend trying to go when it is cooler as we visited when it was about 35 degrees C outside and the tiled flooring surrounding the...More

Thank Deryn H
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is outdoors and there are no structures to impede a good long shot photo of it! One of many places to visit in Bago, great town.

Thank Veronica014
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

These Buddha replicas are just so impressive. This one sits outside, exposed to the elements, and will surely suffer in time.

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This BIG statue is not aesthetially interesting or beautiful. It's actually rather ugly and poorly done. Most people think its not as old as claimed. You will know why if you go (but it's not worth going out of your way to visit)

Thank mexikids
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Enormous lying Buddha with outdoor replica. There's a lot to see in Bago and although this not the best Buddha it's worth seeing whilst you're there

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 28 February 2017

not so many foreign tourists, more than enough space to capture the sight, also not that far from town

Thank lefebo
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

It was only here that a lying Buddha does not mean a resting Buddha but a dying Buddha. NIRVANA is so close.

Thank pnghenryb
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Royal Taste
46 reviews
2.11 km away
Hanthawaddy
105 reviews
3.03 km away
Kyaw Swa Restaurant
26 reviews
3.72 km away
Burbrit Brewery
10 reviews
60.27 km away
Nearby Attractions
Shwemawdaw Paya
215 reviews
3.74 km away
Shwethalyaung Buddha
153 reviews
.29 km away
Kyaik Pun Pagoda
170 reviews
3.48 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mya Tha Lyaung Reclining Buddha staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit