At the center of the nation's former capital, Sule Pagoda is an octagonal structure surrounded by bustling streets and buildings from the colonial era. Examine the 44 m (144 ft) tall pagoda's lavish ornamentation and see how a steady flow of devotees come to bring offerings and revere the enshrined strand of the Buddha's hair. Besides touring the sacred compound, you can also visit nearby shops, which offer palmistry and astrology services, along with religious souvenirs and gifts. Plan to visit Sule Pagoda and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Yangon (Rangoon) attractions using our Yangon (Rangoon) trip planner.
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Sule Pagoda Reviews
Sule Pagoda is well-located at the city center of Yangon. No way to miss it. After paying 5,000 Kyats (foreigner only), visitors can walk around the pagoda as long as they prefer. The fee is for a... more »
This Pagoda is marred by all the commercial shops that surrounds its perimeter. The shops are a blight on the presentation of the Pagoda. more »
Right in the middle of everything and very well maintained, we really liked this place. Beautiful at sunset and full of great design. You can get a tour guide it seems if you’d like to learn more about it but we were content just spending a few minutes walking around.
Locate in the heart of the city. You won't be missing. Is just right at the center of the round about. Historical but so beautiful, I been visiting Yangon many times. The area traffic is getting more and more crowded, unlike the old days with all the simple traffic surround which you can walk freely without disturbing by the retailer.
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