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Chaukhtatgyi Buddha, Yangon (Rangoon)
Categories: Monuments, Tourist Spots
Stare at a mesmerizing, massive reclining figure of Chaukhtatgyi Buddha, and the gilt robed giant will return a blissful smile to you. Housed in a huge metal shed, the 65 m (213 ft) long and 16 m (52 ft) high statue enjoys immense reverence in Myanmar. Started in 1899, the statue took until 1907 to complete and has since undergone several restorations. Note the scenes from Buddha's life carved into its feet. Add Chaukhtatgyi Buddha to your Yangon (Rangoon) travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Yangon (Rangoon) trip builder.
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This statue of the Reclining Buddha is the best I have seen. This is better than even Wat Pho in Bangkok. Look at the art at the base of the Buddha's feet. Absolutely marvelous. This is a must go for ... read more »
地図を見ると歩いて行ける距離だったので徒歩で向かいましたが、観光地図もラフで、途中で人に聞いても的を得ず、結局タクシーを拾いました。少々わかりづらところにありますので要注意です。お釈迦様は綺麗で大きく初めて会った気がしない包容力を感じます。駐車場から右に坂道を下った大通り沿いの屋台の汁なし麺が美味しかったです。Headed out on foot because it was the show and within walking distance of the tourist map in rough, ask the person in the middle of the eventually picked up a taxi. Little I understand guys is suspect so far. Do not feel met for the first time in beautiful, large capacity feel honored. Without the juice stalls along the main street from the parking lot down the Hill to the right of noodles was good.show original
It's a nice park, good place to take a break from the heat of the city. The teakwood bridge is cool but you better watch where you place your feet or you're likely to trip over the loose boards. Nice ... read more »
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