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Chaukhtatgyi Buddha

Shwegondine Road | Bahan Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
+95 9 790 635141
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“impressive size” (11 reviews)
“wat pho” (10 reviews)
“tin shed” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Shwegondine Road | Bahan Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
+95 9 790 635141
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Reviewed yesterday

Came here to get my Buddha statuette blessed to protect my house. They provide such service but language was a problem. You will get to view a very huge sleeping Buddha statue here and remember to take a plastic bag to keep your footwear as...More

Thank JGOH25
Reviewed yesterday

Worth a visit to see an interesting beautiful large laying Buddha. Wear shoes that are easy to remove, ,no shoes allowed in Buddha area.,

Thank julie Y
Reviewed 3 days ago

Definitely woth a visit to this serene temple with a massive reclining Budha, easy to get to and spectacular.

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Doesn't seem like a holy place, more like a theme show, but the Buddha is huge and well worth a look if you're in the area.

Thank cathhhhhh
Reviewed 1 week ago

place is clam and beautiful. must see place. no shoes/socks/ shorts/mini skirts. the shops near by is cheap compared to other places. should bargain though

Thank Sameera s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not the easiest place to get to as with most things in Yangon due to the below par public transport system. Its worth making the effort to visit though. This Buddha is absolutely huge!!! Very view photos prepare you for the scale of it. Its...More

Thank Shugggy
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you seen a reclining Buddha in a different place well this is no different. Not worth visiting unless you are someone who loves visiting temples

Thank Angel_Traveler444
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A few tips before visiting to this pagoda: 1) Wear sandals or slippers which are convenient to take off as you have to visit the pagoda with bare feet; even socks are not allowed to wear in the area. There is a place where your...More

1  Thank LoukhinChaam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The reclining Buddha is really impressive and certainly worth a visit. There are many attractions in the temple including a well presented history of Lord Buddha and a useful viewing platform for the perfect photo.

Thank PhilipN095
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As described by themselves, this is a humongous and beautiful reclining Buddha with many shrines around. It is worth to see but there is practically nothing else, so 30 minutes is enough for the visit. Nice to see if it is too hot or raining,...More

Thank Gravitania
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30 December 2016|
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Response from TravellerSujo | Reviewed this property |
yes taxi or private car are the best options
Erina I
20 November 2016|
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Response from garysilverback | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, if this is the Buddha i am thinking of it should open at 7am and close at 10pm daily.i think this buddha is located in the Kyauk That Gyi Pagoda an the shwegondang road. The Nga That Gyi Pagoda is around... More
19 November 2016|
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Response from rayanelb | Reviewed this property |
I would say the visit needs 1 hour at most. It is a small place and it really depends on how much time you will take for photos and looking around. We had a guide for the day but it takes around 20-30 minutes from down town... More