We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Shwe In Bin Kyaung

89th Street And 38th Street, Mandalay, Myanmar
Share
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$18.80*
and up
Private Half-Day Mandalay City Tour
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
89th Street And 38th Street, Mandalay, Myanmar
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Mandalay
from US$72.00
More Info
from US$40.00
More Info
from US$130.00
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (58)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"quiet meditation"
in 2 reviews
"teak monastery"
in 6 reviews
"walk around"
in 2 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 2 reviews
"monastary"
in 2 reviews
"compound"
in 3 reviews
"monasteries"
in 3 reviews
"wood"
in 4 reviews
"visitors"
in 3 reviews
"monk"
in 2 reviews
"temple"
in 4 reviews
"shoes"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 28 reviews

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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

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

1  Thank MarkBrewaen
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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

1  Thank MIB Tour Compan... M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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

1  Thank angtravel18
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 5 March 2017

almost like a countryside village hidden away in the big city, seemed as a monastery for senior monks

Thank lefebo
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 124 hotels in Mandalay
The Hotel Nova
55 reviews
1.31 km away
Win Star Hotel
5 reviews
1.36 km away
Karaweik Hotel
25 reviews
1.44 km away
Man Myo Taw Hotel
3 reviews
1.45 km away
Nearby Restaurants
NOVA Coffee
236 reviews
1.84 km away
Bistro At 82nd
605 reviews
1.92 km away
Shan Ma Ma
623 reviews
2.11 km away
Aye Myit Tar
276 reviews
1.61 km away
Nearby Attractions
Jade Market
116 reviews
.67 km away
Mandalay Yatanar Mall
17 reviews
1.37 km away
Alliance Myanmar River Cruise (RV.Panorama)
68 reviews
1.43 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
sfmominparis
3 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
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
0
Votes
;