Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book

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  • Address: At the junction of 62nd street and 10th street, Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma)
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 6795 MMK
  • Time Required: 00:40 Mins
  • Tags: Historical Site, Family And Kids, Architecture

Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book - Review

The Kuthodaw Pagoda accommodates the largest book in the world. There are more than 700 stone inscriptions kept in individual caves located here that have excerpts from Tipitaka and the entire Pali Canon of Theravada Buddhism carved onto them. The pagoda dates back to the 1860’s and is loved for its beautiful architecture and spiritual ambience.

Other highlightsinclude:

  • The bell at Kuthodaw
  • The Inga nan paya shrine
  • Multiple Zayat structures seen around the temple

Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book Ticket Prices

  • Admission Fee: USD 5 per person (~Burmese Kyat 6794.75)

How To reach Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book by Public Transport

  • By Trishaw (Cycle rickshaw)
  • By hiring a Motorcycle Taxi
  • By Taxi
  • By renting a Bicycle/ Motorcycle

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TripHobo Highlights for Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book

  • Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book Address: At the junction of 62nd street and 10th street, Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma)
  • Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book Timing: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book Price: 6795 MMK
  • Best time to visit Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book(preferred time): 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book: 00:40 Mins
  • Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book is added 443 times in the itineraries created by TripHobo users
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Things to Know Before Visiting Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book

  • 95% of people who visit Mandalay include Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book in their plan

  • 26.82% of people start their Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book

Monday, Thursday and Friday

73.84% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book

People normally club together Atumashi Monastery and Mandalay Hill while planning their visit to Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book.

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Kuthodaw Pagoda & The World's Largest Book, Mandalay Reviews

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  • The World Largest Book that written about Buddhist literature, recognized by UNESCO! Many words on the white marble (look like a monument) surrounding the temple. So that it is a super photogenic place!

  • Best place to take photoshoots for marriage or even spending time here with your loved ones. The pagodas here is all pure white and it is symmetrically spread along in a linear fashion. Very photogenic scenery!!

  • One of the more interesting pagodas to visit in Mandalay. This place is definitely worth checking out. It contains the world's largest book.

  • Claimed to be the world's largest book. Very beautiful place with nice arrangement of small pagodas.

  • One of world's record in Myanamr. Tipitaka tablets in Ku tho daw pagoda, mandalay, myanmar. A wide and white view of pagodas, and each pagoda holds a tablets of tipitaka written on the rock sheath. A more than 200 years old star flower tree is also there.

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