Awe-inspiring adventure to the sacred Mt. Kyaikhtiyo
Highlighted on the top of Mt. Kyaikhtiyo, Golden rock pagoda is well-known as one of the most sacred religious sites in Myanmar with the giant balancing rock perched on the edge of a mountain for over 2,500 years. ITo the intriped travellers and risk takers, the 30-min truck journey up the winding roads with lots of sharp turns to reach the pagoda will be such an unforgetbale experience not to be missed out. Listening to the story behind the magical rock while witnessing hundreds of devotees line up to light candles and paste golden leaves to the rock, you are to see how much this place means to locals as a way of life. Lately, warp up your special day watching the sun going down from the mountain top as the rock lights up magically.
Tours with this experience
Meditate in the sunset under the glistering stupa of Shwedagon pagoda
Blend in local hustle life in circular train around Yangon
Enjoy a windy hill truck drive to the most sacred Golden Rock
Embark on relaxed trekking tour around hill village of YaThaeTaung
Explore the natural beauty and enjoy a peaceful boat trip in Saddan cave and surrounding rural scenery
Conquer the spectacular view of Hpa-an from top of Mt. ZweKa Bin
Discover the mesmerizing Mon-style architecture in Kaw Goon Cave
Indulge in surreal beauty of Kyauk Ka Lat island pagoda
Other Experiences in Kyaikhtiyo, Myanmar
Known as one of the most sacred sites in devout Buddhist Myanmar, Golden Rock pagoda is rather outstanding and attractive for its special location and bizzare look with a giant golden rock precariously balancing on the edge of a cliff on the top of Kyaikhtiyo mountain. In order to visit the rock pagoda, you are to join a thrilling open...
Over the cold stay on top mountain of Kyaikhtiyo, a soft trek meandering the lush jungle-covered mountain and its little villages will make your Golden Rock trip more highlighted and extensive. Grasp an excellent chance to capture and live up the simple nature beauty in perfect harmony with vibrant hill tribe culture in which...