Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung, Nyaungshwe

4.7
#2 of 19 in Historic Sites in Shan State
Discover miniature alcoves filled with Buddha ornaments at Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung, a visually alluring temple with embellished walls. Guides are available to give insight into the various meanings of the Buddha figures donated by believers from all over the world. Use our Nyaungshwe trip app to add Shwe Yaunghwe Kyaung and other attractions to your Nyaungshwe vacation plans.
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  • Adjacent to the monastery with oval Windows, it is a temple that is not very visited and yet deserves to be by its originality. We see hundreds of little Buddhas in niches: it's about donations from people all over the world: it's very pretty.
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  • Famed for its oval windows this monastery is just outside Nyaungshwe. We went at the wrong time of day when the young monks were preying so did not want to intrude so did not spend too long inside. So...  more »
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  • Nice monatsery, a little different from others. Also nice bike ride from the city to get here.
  • One and only one monastery on the wrold
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