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Botahtaung Pagoda Road | Botahtaung Jetty, Yangon (Rangoon) MMR013017, Myanmar
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is quite far from most of the places but well known among thai tourists. If you have spare time,it is one of must to visit

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank heinthetraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For some reason, people don’t talk about this pagoda when visiting Yangon. Highly recommend it, we had a great time!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jamesfz12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

an other wonderful morning in Yangon - today I have chosen the Bothataung Pagoda and send my small donation by cable car to the stupa.. mystische, ruhige Stimmung

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Myanmar01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So amazing!!!!! I was go to this pagoda. This place very amazing and it is very near to river.In the evening,the weather is very fine

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tylisha123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After3chops,the card holder will be entitled to1 free Gift Traditional Burmese Spa Open hall with free Wifi

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank anothera2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Strand hotel. The hotel is walking distance from the Botataung pagoda (20 minutes). It is 3 minutes be car. It is on the shore of the Yangon River. When you arrive you have to pay 6000 kyats. You get a cooling...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank TravelerTrecker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Botahtaung complex was built in the 1950s and replaced an earlier structure bombed to pieces during WOII. Currently the main pagoda is covered with scaffolding and undergoing maintenance. Still worth a visit if you are interested in religion and glitter. For the faithful two...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert937
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

The stupa is now under construction and you see almost nothing. IMO isnt worth the 6000 Kyat. Cannot recommend.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jak U
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Botahtaung is quite a remarkable religious complex, and well worth seeing. Botahtaung is famous for a stupa believed to have been built by the Mon people about 2,000 years ago, and said to hold a sacred relic, two hairs from the head of the Buddha....More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Vincent M
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Everybody can go there for pray and visit. This pagoda is near the Yangon river site. So who would like to see river site and wish, pray.

Date of experience: December 2018
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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
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