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5 weeks ago
“Very big Monastery”
May 3, 2018
“Peaceful,Architect,Teak Monastary”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
89th Street And 38th Street, Mandalay, Myanmar
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is very big monastery is Shwe In Bin Kyaung. We want to go there . But no have time we did not visit to there, Next time!

Thank Mobiee L
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

This is one of the old monastary in Mandalay.What unique about this monastary is its design are influence by Chinese culture such as Dragons and Arch.In burmese culture you don't usually find dragons in wood ladder(step).And inside the monastary you can find the antique objects...More

Thank Aung K
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

There have many ancient things..Nice to visit in mandalay.And also there have monks....Interesting place.

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Though it couldn't be compared to the Shwe Nan Taw Kyaung monastery, which was the only original building left of the Last Palace. Shwe-In-Bin-Monastery's craving and artworks were the works of the late Ya-Ta-Pon period. If you are touring only a day in Mandalay, you...More

Thank Soe N
Reviewed 13 February 2018

The distinguishing feature of this monastery is the teak wood construction. This small quaint monastery is located outside of Mandalay. No admission fee. Before entering the grounds, shoes must be removed. It was original built in the mid 1800s and survived the bombing of the...More

Thank luvnglife
Reviewed 31 December 2017

This monastery is very beautiful with fine wood carvings and attractive with its still remaining original style. It is located in the compound of other monastery and no monks are living here. We can see the apartments. It is high and quite big. It look...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

This place seems to be underrated, but indeed it was one of the highlights of Mandalay for us. It’s a small teakwood monastery a bit out of town. Entrance is free of charge. The atmosphere is very quiet and the carvings are amazing and they...More

Thank AChiara78
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

A nice teak monastery to visit for free. Non-touristy, peacefull and very pretty to see. Because you will probably see some more teak monasteries elsewhere in Yangon I would not call it a must-see, but definitely worth to drop by when hanging around in Mandalay.

Thank Henry A
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I went there with my friends. Although it's so close to our house,we've never been there. It's not quite popular among locals.As soon as we got there,we felt like that:"Are we still in Mandalay?Or where are we?" It's a peaceful place. If u go there,u...More

Thank Phyu T
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I really liked this building and its atmosphere of tranquillity and spirituality. It has the most amazing layout, and the detailed carvings are stunning. However, it is sadly falling to ruin, due to exposure to the elements and the traffic of visitors. Maybe a solution...More

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3 November 2016|
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Response from ALEXANDRE V |
Bonjour, je viens de le visiter. Le temple en teck ne semble plus utilisé (peut-etre en certaines occasions?) mais il y a un grand monastere adjacent habité sur le meme terrain et qui semble tres actif. J'y ai fait un tour... More