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Buphaya Paya, Bagan
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Visit the oldest pagoda in Bagan, Buphaya Paya. Legend says that the king, having destroyed gourds (an infectuous plant) from the riverbanks, built the pagoda in the shape of that plant to celebrate his achievement. Take a look at the bulbous shape of the gilded dome, and experience the view, since the temple overlooks the river. Today's pagoda represents a reconstruction from 1975; the original was destroyed in an earthquake. For Buphaya Paya and beyond, use our Bagan trip itinerary maker to get the most from your Bagan vacation.
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  • Not worth a detour, but a relaxing setting in a very touristic place, mostly with locals for food and drinks. 
  • Bupaya Pagoda: 布巴雅塔因觀賞日落而知名,坐落於蒲甘地區伊洛瓦底江的右岸,最原始的建築被認為建造於公元168年至234年,但已於1975年大地震中毀壞,現存的為1976至1978年重新建造的布巴雅塔。這里的人不少,當地居民很多,負責用馬車接載我們的車伕也跟我們簡單介紹了一下這裡的歷史,還跟我們介紹說江邊的漁般是可以載我們到對岸,先看看漁夫農民的生活及環境,再到對岸的山頂欣賞日落,完成...  more »
  • Nice place and nice pagoda along the River, the golden dome is more rare and very pleasant overall
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  • You can get the nice and beautiful sunset view at this Pagoda and take the boat for river sight see and to Tant Kyi Taung Pagoda that's on the west river side mountain from Bagan.
  • Nice place to go, for a quick visit. Spent 15 min there and it was enough. Like it though.
  • Best place to watch sunset over the Ayeyarwaddy River.
  • It must be a remarkable visit for me why we could make cleaning a bit by sweeping the floor in the premise of pagoda. It must be said a nice place to visit and there is a boat port to across the river to go to Tant Kyi mountain on the other side.
  • A nice place to relax, watch he sunset and the surrounding environs.