Monywa is a charming small town located on the eastern bank of the Chindwin River. It is the gateway to the grand Thahboddhay Pagodas complex, with its hundreds of stupas, thousands of statues and millions of sacred images as well as to the impressive sandstone caves of Hpo Win Daung.
Thahboddhay Paya Pagoda
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Visit the famous Thanboddhay Paya Pagoda containing nearly 600,000 Buddha figures; and the Hpo Win Daung caves housing over 4,00,000 statues of Buddha. Admire scenic spots from 1,000 Bo-trees in one area, which is a really memorable experience.