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13 Jan 2018
“Bicycle path”
20 Dec 2017
“A sweet spot for Sunrise and Sunset”
Next to that-byin-nyu temple, Bagan, Myanmar
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

This temple is located on a hill with nice view of the surrounding temples and pagoda. Due to earthquake it’s not possible to climb many temples at sunrise. I don’t know about this one. We went to Shwe Leik Too which was open for early...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Lars S
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Be sure to rent bicycles and add this temple to your course of discovery. It is large and there are many souvenir stalls along the way. Beautiful place to visit.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank IndySig
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

This is a temple that is underrated! My sister and I searched for the perfect place to view sunset and sunrise. After a few places, we found this one. It was great. Not overcrowded and there was plenty of room for people. We arrived at...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Molly Z
Reviewed 19 July 2017

There are several levels to this temple and it is a good one to start your exploring at as it also gives you great views over the plains of Bagan and the many temples that are here. Go up to the top level and walk...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank AdrianT-Perh
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This is one of the temple that you can climb. I went to the top to see sunrise. You can see it clearly without any obstacle. I see the sun rise with hot balloon in the back ground and its one of my experience that...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Finn555
Reviewed 5 March 2017

What a place, its stunning, we were told how the locals but leaf gold and weld it to Buddha's body and make a wish, go though the back and see yes more Buddha's, this is a truly magical place. It really makes you think about...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Scottieboyuk
Reviewed 23 February 2017

One of the few temples where you can actually get up to the upper platform. Just a question how long this will still be open with all the closures due to earthquake damage and...tourists misbehaving! I loved this temple and actually came back three times...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Asian_Wanderer888
Reviewed 31 December 2016

A simple pagoda with a little secret. If you can find the entrance-way to the internal narrow winding stairs up to the terrace, you are once again treated to some spectacular views of the Bagan Plains and its many temples and pagodas.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank FyingKiwi
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Shwegu Gyi , some says, Nan U Phaya means the temples ahead of Palace site which is the perfect spot for Sunrise during Second week to December First week. Latter, it is becoming great escape for sun set. More over, if you are a cultural...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Wallacethebagan
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Nice temple. really enjoyed climbing to the top and getting views over Bagan. Not the biggest or best but worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2016
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