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Botahtaung Pagoda

Botahtaung Pagoda Road | Botahtaung Jetty, Yangon (Rangoon) MMR013017, Myanmar
+95 9 42001 6634
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Botahtaung Pagoda Road | Botahtaung Jetty, Yangon (Rangoon) MMR013017, Myanmar
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Reviewed yesterday

I loved the atmosphere here , less touristy , full of local people & with markets on the street outside .

Thank Onthestall M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Botahtaung Pagoda is related to Shwedagon in that it enshrines three of Buddha's hair relics brought back by the travelling brothers. Unfortunately, Botahtaung Pagoda is being refurbished so we couldn't see the outside but the scaffolding and mats covering the Pagoda are quite beautiful in...More

Thank MinickL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Entrance fee is 6,000ks for foreigners. You will walk through zigzag pathways inside with real gold that took you all around. Pagoda is near by river that you will see local activities there.

Thank Nguyen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although the street scene is chaotic and it can be crowded, it is a must see pagoda and easy to find because it is on the Strand. It is a very old Pagoda with many renovations and additions but it is spectacular. There are as...More

Thank expectquality1942
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pagoda is holy as houses what is believed to be a sacred hair of Gautama Buddha. Visit inside pagoda is beauty as decorate with all gold color wall. Many also visit Pagoda for pray to angle who believe can give one thing to each...More

Thank Pornchai
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Buddha hair relic pagoda is near to the Yangon river and the strand hotel, which is at the southern part of Yangon city. It has so much history in this pagoda and the interior of the pagoda is open for people to enter and...More

Thank travelandlive561
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the 2nd (smaller ) stupa which has strands of Buddha’s hair in Yangon,the first one being the Shwedagon Pagoda. Located by the river this pagoda is housed in a fairly big complex & the temple has some amazing fully gold corridors ( places...More

Thank travelbugDelhi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is so much and so little I can say, except please do not miss the opportunity to visit this beautiful pagoda.

Thank Cathy F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

morning is good now lots of donation time and everyone come to donate whether is cool best time to visit is now days

Thank donatella98
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

It is a hidden Pagoda in Yangon area. Next to the pagoda is a Yangon river where you can see lots of local ppl daily life going to other side of town. It is free admission to this Pagoda.

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muthu p
28 February 2016|
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Schwedagon Pagoda - 8000 Ks Sule Pagoda - 3000 Ks Botataung Pagoda - 3000 Ks Kabaraye Pagoda - 3000Ks National Museum - 5000Ks People Park – 3000Ks Kandawgyi Park – 2000Ks Gem Museum – 5000Ks Kyauktawgyi Park... More