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Shwedwingon Destination Guide

Touring Shwedwingon in Myanmar

Shwedwingon in the region of Sagain is a city located in Myanmar - some 148 mi or ( 238 km ) North of Nay Pyi Taw , the country's capital city .

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Time in Shwedwingon is now 05:12 AM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Rangoon " with a UTC offset of 6.5 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Mae Hong Son, Lampang, Chiang Mai, Chittagong, and Ywathitgyi. Being here already, consider visiting Mae Hong Son . Check out our recommendations for Shwedwingon ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Sagaing District

Sagaing District is an administrative district in southern Sagaing Division, Burma (Myanmar). Its administrative center is the city of Sagaing.

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Located at 22.00 95.62 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Districts of Burma, Sagaing Region

Kaunghmudaw Pagoda

The Kaunghmudaw Pagoda (Yaza Mani Sula Kaunghmudaw; also spelled Kaung-hmu-daw) is a large pagoda on the northwestern outskirts of Sagaing in central Myanmar (Burma). Modeled after the Ruwanwelisaya pagoda of Sri Lanka, the Kaunghmudaw is known for its egg-shaped design, which stands out among more traditional-style, pyramid-shaped Burmese pagodas. The stupa's formal name Yaza Mani Sula signifies the enshrinement of Buddhist relics inside its relic chamber.

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Located at 21.93 95.94 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Buddhist temples in Burma, Places of worship in Burma, Sagaing Region, Visitor attractions in Burma