Lawkananda Pagoda

4.1
  • Address: Old Bagan, Myanmar (Burma)
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  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids, Nature

Located on the scenic banks of the Ayeyarwaddy river, Lawkananda Pagoda is another addition to the already huge list of temples in Bagan, Myanmar. The name literally means the joy of the world and that’s what you’ll expect once you visit this incredible attraction. Built by King Anawrahta, this one also has a replica of Buddha tooth relic. Overall, a great place to enjoy the unexplored or little explored places in Bagan. Some ten years ago, a giant umbrella was hoisted on the top of this one, hence adding to the overall experience.

Lawkananda Pagoda Travel Tips

  • Remove your footwear before visiting the temple.
  • Respect the local culture and customs.

How to Reach Lawkananda Pagoda

  • Hired taxis or cars.

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  • Lawkananda Pagoda Address: Old Bagan, Myanmar (Burma)
  • Lawkananda Pagoda Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Lawkananda Pagoda: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 3.52% of people who visit Bagan include Lawkananda Pagoda in their plan

  • 80% of people start their Lawkananda Pagoda visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Lawkananda Pagoda

Monday and Wednesday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Lawkananda Pagoda

People normally club together Nanpaya and Minnanthu Village while planning their visit to Lawkananda Pagoda.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Lawkananda Pagoda Reviews & Ratings

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  • The biggest pagoda in Sittwe township,Rakhine State.Very fine palace... Surrounded with big tree. Very nice palace to relax under those tree with a book. Very wide and fine palace.

  • peaceful. Now is closed for repair work. Many can peacefully enjoy the taste of relaxation here. Foreigners are not known to be allowed to enter for now. Many (expensive) restaurants and cafe shops nearby.

  • The glorious image if Rakhine State. A Nice place to visit!

  • The best place to be night out 😊 So peaceful 😘

  • Famous Pagoda in Sittwe.

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