Snake Temple

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  • Address: Near Twante, Yangon, Myanmar
  • Time Required: 00:45 Mins
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids

Popularly known as Snake Pagoda, this is ideal for a day trip from Yangon. Set in the middle of a lake, the wooden walkway that leads you to the Pagoda gives you a slight idea of the quirky experience that lies ahead.

Although the interior of the place is pretty mundane with back to back Buddha statues and a lime green wall, the Pagoda’s most treasured possession are the snakes are found twined over the window grills!

These reptiles are considered to be extremely holy and are nurtured by the nuns who live near the Pagoda.

Snake Temple Travel Tips

  • Please remove shoes before entering.

Entrance Ticket Details For Snake Temple

  • Entry is free.

Snake Temple Hours

  • Visit during late afternoon hours are preferred.

How to Reach Snake Temple

  • By car from the city.

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  • Snake Temple Address: Near Twante, Yangon, Myanmar
  • Time required to visit Snake Temple: 00:45 Mins
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  • 2.72% of people who visit Yangon include Snake Temple in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Snake Temple visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Snake Temple

Monday and Thursday

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

People normally club together Kyaik Khauk Pagoda and Hlawga National Park while planning their visit to Snake Temple.

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

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