Sulamani Guphaya Temple, Bagan

  • Address: Sulamani Guphaya Temple, Bagan, Myanmar
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
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About Sulamani Guphaya Temple, Bagan

Once a highly visited destination in Bagan, the Sulamani Paya Temple was badly destroyed in the earthquake which shook Myanmar in August 2016. Even though the entry is blocked and the restoration work is yet to start, still you can visit the temple to get some peek a boo of the past. This particular temple offers a great view of the sunset. Hence, you should take your camera along with you, on your way here. Overall, a perfect place to pause for a bit and enjoy mesmerising locales.

Sulamani Guphaya Temple Information

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

How To reach Sulamani Guphaya Temple by Public Transport

  • Hired taxis or cars.

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Things to Know Before Visiting Sulamani Guphaya Temple

  • 95% of people who visit Bagan include Sulamani Guphaya Temple in their plan

  • 34% of people start their Sulamani Guphaya Temple visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Sulamani Guphaya Temple

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Sulamani Guphaya Temple

People normally club together Dahmmayan Gyi Phaya and Bulethi while planning their visit to Sulamani Guphaya Temple.

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

Sulamani Guphaya Temple, Bagan Reviews

  • the place you must to visit in your life I come here for 3 days, I experienced the greatest feeling in my life- you will feel like in the ancient movie, you can see the most beautiful sunrise and sunset on the temple. must rent the electric bike, so you can go everywhere and explore, must buy some wood stuff from local, really beautiful and memorable, I will come back in the future. 你可以騎著電動腳踏車在這個像是一千年以前才有的城市閒晃,你會覺得自己彷彿穿越了時空,真的是太美了。

  • Sulamani Temple built in 1183, though it went thru damaged twice during earthquake in 1975 & 2016, it still stands beautifully with a lot of wall paintings in its interior believed to be drawn on in the 18th century. Also there is one part of the wall where the paintings clearly from an later period and different artist...small and detailed.. I find it has lots of Chinese influence. This is a must go temple if you want to see something different like the wall paintings. You can see lots of Buddha painting, sitting and sleeping. Also lots of paintings of people offering flowers to the Buddha. There are also paintings of Buddha sitting and surrounded by snakes.

  • Brickwork, glazed and the mural from 13th to 19th century can be seen. A must go pagoda when you visit Bagan.

  • Wonderful wall paintings. Pity that the govt is not putting much effort in preserving them.

  • Great for photos. On the right there is a small hill giving nice view

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