Kyaikhtiyoe (Golden Rock) Pagoda

Book your tours & activities online for the top destination, Kyaikhtiyoe to explore and discover the best time and places to visit. Kyaiktiyo Pagoda is a well-known Buddhist pilgrimage site and located in Mon State, Burma, 160km away from Yangon. It is a small pagoda built on the top of a granite boulder covered with gold leaves pasted on by its male devotees and is 1100 km above sea-level.

According to legend, the Golden Rock itself is precariously perched on a strand of the Buddha's hair. At the peak of the pilgrimage season, during November to March, an atmosphere of devotion is witnessed atKyaikhtiyo pagoda. There is also a steep winding road for 4-wheel drive cars from the base to the nearest point of the pagodas.

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Best Season:October, November, December, January, February
Popular Location: Golden Rock pagoda

Trip to Kyaikhtiyoe, Mon State

Visiting Golden Rock

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    4 days

    Enjoy a short trip to Golden Rock and Yangon City for 4 days. This trip will introduce you to the city highlight of Yangon and beautiful nature scenery of Kyaikhtiyoe.

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    Myanmar Upper Land

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      The Girl from Inwa (Ava)

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        Enjoy long trip start from Yangon and end in Yangon for 13 days with professional tour guide. This tour will cover Yangon, Bago, Golden Rock, Bagan, Mandalay, Inle and Pindaya. This is comprehensive multi days tour by bus, boat and…

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