Kyaik Pun Pagoda

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Bago, Myanmar

Kyaik Pun Pagoda Bago Reviews

tazmania tazmania
17 reviews
May 01, 2005
Kyaik Pun (Four Sisters) Pagoda's built by King Dhamma Zedi in 1476. Kyaik Pun Pagoda exists of 30 meters high four gigantic Buddha images all in sitting posture facing the four cardinal points of the compass. They are seated back to back against a huge square pillar. According to a legend four mon sisters were connected with the construction of the images. It was said that if one of them marry, one of the Buddha would collapse.

This unusual and impressive pagoda is 5 km away from Bago on the Yangon-Bago road.

Admission fee : US$ 2
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