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Pindaya Caves, Pindaya

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An important Buddhist pilgrimage site, Pindaya Caves represent a series of limestone caverns known for containing thousands of Buddha images that adorn their walls. Visitors can enter only one cave, 150 m (490 ft) long and filled with Buddha images from floor to ceiling. Admire countless statues and figurines--their number grows every year as pilgrim donate their own relics to this important site. Plan to visit Pindaya Caves and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Pindaya attractions using our Pindaya trip planner .
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  • You have to walk up a long slope, then some steps, to reach the lift. The inside of the long and very large caves is filled with mainly gold-covered Bhuddas. There over 6000 of them, donated by sponso...  more »
  • An enchanting place or l we s sinking in the middle of the different cellars to go inside with Burmese pilgrims a small cave of meditation or l you can access four legs is very nice: for lovers of meditation is the ideal place
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  • Visited on our journey from Heho airport to Kalaw, arrived in torrential rain, but our guide provided adequate umbrellas but could do nothing about the very slippery floors, we all walked with a degre...  more »

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