Pahtodawgyi Pagoda, Mingun

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#3 of 8 in Historic Sites in Sagaing Region
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  • The Mingun Pagoda should have been the world's biggest Pagoda if it was ever finished. Unfortunately, due to wrong engineering and frequent earthquakes it wasn't finished. However, it's a great site t...  more »
  • I recommend going to see this very unique pagoda, in fact after having seen so many this opinion has a special charm-it was supposed to be the largest in the world with the Bell which is also the largest but instead is semi collapsed during construction, so it's curious join the single opening (as opposed to the usual four) and see all around sides downfalls-you can climb stairs sideways to get a panorama of the site and the next 50 metres you can see the largest Bell in World (see attached photo)
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  • Very beautiful ancient temples, there are many cracks. You can't wear shoes on the tower, it hurts when you surround them. But the scenery is very beautiful. You can take a taxi or a boat from the city.
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