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Address: Bago, Myanmar

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These Buddha replicas are just so impressive. This one sits outside, exposed to the elements, and will surely suffer in time.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Alicante, Spain
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Bucerias
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is outdoors and there are no structures to impede a good long shot photo of it! One of many places to visit in Bago, great town.

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Alicante, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These Buddha replicas are just so impressive. This one sits outside, exposed to the elements, and will surely suffer in time.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This BIG statue is not aesthetially interesting or beautiful. It's actually rather ugly and poorly done. Most people think its not as old as claimed. You will know why if you go (but it's not worth going out of your way to visit)

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Enormous lying Buddha with outdoor replica. There's a lot to see in Bago and although this not the best Buddha it's worth seeing whilst you're there

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amsterdam
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

not so many foreign tourists, more than enough space to capture the sight, also not that far from town

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

It was only here that a lying Buddha does not mean a resting Buddha but a dying Buddha. NIRVANA is so close.

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Thank pnghenryb
Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This reclining Buddha is so beautiful. Make a picture from behind the small lake. You have a good view . You can walk around the 70 meter long Buddha. Entrance part of your zone ticket.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

just around the corner of the much more interesting indoor Buddha of Shwe Tal Yaung.this outdoor Buddha is impressive in size, and only in size. From the artistic point of view, it is poor, but still pittoresque and a nice sujjet for your holiday pictures.

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Thank r0landbrunner
Christchurch, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Being outside means that when visiting this temple, there is little respite from the relentless sun. It is best therefore visited in the morning, rather than later in the day. A simple image (in comparison to many others), but worth the visit to admire it uniqueness. Almost free of commercialism also.

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Thank FyingKiwi
Shanghai, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Very impressive place, hard to get the Budha completely on one photo. The place is not far from shwethalyaung Buddha. Seems not to be a big attraction to tourists, since i as the only one ot visit. Apparently the Buddha is planned to be covered by a shrine building (like shwethalyaung); its foundationts can be seen already.

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Thank dirk S

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