It is beautifully situated in the center of the Yangon and an excellent landmark. It is concrete island amid din and bustle of the busiest sector of the city,where the heavy traffic flows all around smoothly.It is remains the tallest building in the dowtown area.It is said to be over 2,000 years old and contains a hair given by the Buddha to two Burmese merchants. Located on a roundabout in downtown Yangon. The golden pagoda is unusual in that its octagonal shape continues right up to the bell and inverted bowl. It is surrounded by small shops and all the familiar non-religious services such as of astrologists, palmists, and so on.Inside the pagoda are the usuly shrines and Buddha images.
Entrance Fee : 2 USD per pax
Camera Fee : Free
Opening Hour : 04:00 am TO 10:00 pm
Wifi : No