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Nice place to visit

Very old and beautiful pagoda. The atmosphere in side is very peaceful. The construction of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hardik V
Ancient Temple

This pagoda was built on the lead of General Dhammayazika of Bagan Kingdom in 1196.The General's... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
Khaing T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very old and beautiful pagoda. The atmosphere in side is very peaceful. The construction of the pagoda is really amazing, The wall thickness is more than 1 meter. really beautiful place..

Thank Hardik V
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This pagoda was built on the lead of General Dhammayazika of Bagan Kingdom in 1196.The General's name was adopted as pagoda name. AT the entrance, you will see one big photograph of Dhammayazika Pagoda and a man standing with crossed arms at the stair. This...More

Thank Khaing T
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I found this a rather low key type of gold temple. The other popular ones in Old Bagan tend to be too crowded.

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The pagoda is one of the famous and biggest ones to visit in the thousands of pagodas in Bagan. Good to visit on an e-bike.

Thank AlexRaj01
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

The title says it all. All amazing sights and remember to keep in mind you have to take your shoes off. Bring simple footwear and something if you are fussy to clean them post the visit.

Thank Jackie D
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This was first temple that we visited during our stay in Bagan and we came back there twice. It is superb – beautiful from outside and inside, not so crowded especially in the morning, with charming golden top. The temple is currently under renovation but...More

Thank Grzegorz B
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Another beautiful Temple with priceless artifacts within and all to walk about and enjoy and find out more about the religion. The main part of the Temple you could not see as there was scaffolding round it but it is truly majestic. Another must see,...More

Thank Scottieboyuk
Reviewed 23 February 2017

One can see the golden stupa from far and even from the balloon, but I did not realize that it was actually scaffolded by bamboo during February. Still nice to see and walk around the temple. There was only one other tourist here when I...More

Thank Asian_Wanderer888
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

One of my highlights in Bagan. The Golden Stupa in combination with the red top inside a garden like area makes it special. As a plus it's off the beaten track so you have no worries of crowds of tourists.

Thank Felix B
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Set in a pleasant surrounding garden-like environment, what makes this particular pagoda unique is that it is five sided (instead of the usual for). This was done to accommodate the anticipated arrival of the fifth Buddha. Is currently undergoing significant restoration, so for safety reasons,...More

Thank FyingKiwi
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