Shwenandaw Monastery, Mandalay

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Shwenandaw Monastery, Mandalay - Address, Ticket Price

Address: Shwenandaw Monastery, Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma)

Ticket Price: 13590 MMK

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Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

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The Shwenandaw Monastery is loved for its intricate art work, traditional architecture and exuberant décor that covers ever inch of the structure. The Monastery was built in the late 19th century under the order of King Thibaw Min who removed the old building, believing it to be haunted by the spirit of his father.

Today, the rich teak wood work that is seen all around the building, sets it apart form all the otherbuildingsaround the city.

Highlights include:

  • The 10 Jataka tale scenes depicted by carvings in wood and covered by gold
  • Rare Myanmar carvings
  • Gold interiors

Shwenandaw Monastery Ticket Prices

  • Per person: USD 10 (~Burmese kyat 13589.50) include admission fee for Atumashi Pagoda along with other attractions around Myanmar.

How To reach Shwenandaw Monastery by Public Transport

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

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