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Thatbyinnyu Temple, Bagan
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Explore one of Bagan’s most famous temples at Thatbyinnyu Temple. The temple towers over its nearby neighbours and is famed for its height and its white exterior. Built in the 12th century by King Alaungsithu, the temple takes its name from the Omniscience of the Buddha. Explore the serene grounds and admire the temple's imposing presence. Inside, you’ll find a large seated Buddha on the second story, and from the terraces you can take in the magnificent views of the surrounding scenery. Take a seat and enjoy the surroundings while admiring the fortress-like architecture of the temple. To visit Thatbyinnyu Temple and other attractions in Bagan, use our Bagan itinerary builder.
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  • My mom told me that she took me here 50 years ago. Now I came here in person, just to prove that I've been here in person. Personally strongly recommend it. 
  • I started my exploration of Bagan temples with Thatbyinnyu ably assisted by my knowledgeable guide. It's huge and of monumental size. Built in 12th century with two box type storeys and diminishing te...  more »
  • this is very different temple compare to the others. It's also the highest temple in Bagan. There are alot of cats and dogs here. Walking inside the temple with you bare feet and you will feel very pe...  more »