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Good choice of pagoda from which to view sunrise

The hotel I stayed recommended this pagoda to view sunrise. I suspect it was because it was less... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bornean
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Perth, Australia
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Really lovely for sunset & sunrise!

We heard that some of the more "hot spots" for sunrise and sunset can be a disappointing experience... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
cottonontheroad
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Bagan Archaeological Zone, Bagan, Myanmar
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The hotel I stayed recommended this pagoda to view sunrise. I suspect it was because it was less than ten minutes away, and climbing it was relatively safe. I believe most, if not all, pagodas involve climbing. My driver took me to two others but...More

Thank Bornean
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We heard that some of the more "hot spots" for sunrise and sunset can be a disappointing experience because the crowds of tourists can detract from the moment. So we opted foe Bulethi, which was a lovely choice. The sunrise here is really beautiful and...More

Thank cottonontheroad
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Arrive around 1630 already have photography lover there to wait for the sunset( sunset time is 1836) Too shiny even can't open the eyes But the results is really worth it

Thank Joyce T
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I found this Pagoda absolutely amazing. I loved this type, I thought this with the dirt roads around was stunning. Whilst exploring all the temples, sunrise and sunset it's worth renting the e-bikes as you see so much more. It costs around 7000 Kyat per...More

Thank JBTraveIIer
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This is a temple that near the main road. However, it is a bit dangerous to climb after the earthquake in last year. Just be careful and enjoy the peaceful sunset.

Thank Gary L
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

You can climb this pagoda and you will have a great view on the valley! One of the best spots. The top has been damaged by the earthquake though, so that's a shame.

1  Thank François V
Reviewed 12 May 2017

A stunning sunrise shared with around ten other people but completely worth it. The very was great and at the moment you can still climb. Don't forget your visitor card as they will move then likely ask for it. Enjoy!

1  Thank Mallory B
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I visited mid-day and was alone in the site. The view is nice, but if you're tall and have long feet you're going to feel unsafe climbing up, and more so, descending these stairs.

Thank Yirgacheffe
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This temple also is one of the places to watch sunrise and dawn at Bagan but not as high as others. Many tourists come here too. Try once, still great!

Thank Trâm H
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Came here 2 days to watch sunrise. There is unnamed template near Bulethi that is the best place to watch sunrise with balloon in Bagan. Better than Shwesandaw.

Thank Trương Q
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Response from Tony C | Reviewed this property |
Hello, The cultural ministry did announce that which brought howls of protest from local tourist operators so the edict was abolished. Personally I think it is disrespectful yet admit to climbing monuments in Bagan because... More
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