Uppatasanti Pagoda, Naypyidaw

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Visit golden Uppatasanti Pagoda, with its impressive facade and an ornate interior that houses a Buddha tooth relic. Walk around the spacious plaza surrounding the golden pagoda, admiring the 32 m (108 ft) high flagstaff as you go. Step inside to visit the museum, and you'll find yourself surrounded by a dazzling golden interior. In the sacred Bo tree garden, see 28 images of Buddhas on display, with a further four jade Buddha images inside the pagoda. Here you can trace the Buddha's entire story, from his birth through to his attainment of nirvana. To visit Uppatasanti Pagoda on your trip to Naypyidaw, use our Naypyidaw vacation route planner.
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  • August 4, 2017
    In Myanmar whenever I visit a Pagoda (famous or not so well known) I am always surrounded by people. I like that because I can see people practising the religion. While I was entering Uppatasanti Pago...  more »
  • July 31, 2017
    Everything is new and thus also this pagoda in Naypidaw. Next to the pagoda is a stable where some white, sacred elephant, unfortunately in shackles. It was too hot to climb barefoot to the pagoda, but it is possible.
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  • July 16, 2017
    As we were at Naypyidaw for a very short stay, we got a chance to visit this lovely Pagoda in the night, after dinner when our host mentioned that it is open up to 9 in the evening. Though it was rain...  more »
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  • July 12, 2017
    Very good view. Very Fresh air. You will feel mind and body fresh there with light wind
  • May 9, 2017
    Pretty cool pagota. Inside accessible. Free entrance. Nice views from the structure base. Merely anybody there during my visit which is nice.
  • June 13, 2017
    Peaceful site Marble carvings of Buddha history Buddha's teachings are recorded in the roof
  • February 1, 2017
    It is beautiful pagoda but not many visitors. You must wear long pant to respect the Buddhist religion.
  • February 15, 2017
    Uppatasanti Pagoda .. is a prominent landmark in Naypyidaw, the new capital of Burma .. The pagoda houses a Buddha tooth relic from China .. It is nearly a same-sized replica of Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon and stands 99 metres (325 ft) tall 、。。 素晴らしいお寺である、。。

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