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The Golden Rock Kyaikhto - pilgrimage of the Burmese people
A fantastic atmosphere on sunset prevails at the most famous pilgrimage site of Myanmar, the The Golden Rock (Kyaikhto).
Only men are allowed to enter the plattform located on the Golden Rock, a Monk donated a view Gold plates to me - shall bring good luck.
A hair of Buddha is holding the dangerously close to the abyss standing rock monolith from impending crash.
Senft carrier on the way to the Golden Rock (U.S.$ 8 does the fun cost) bring those to the summit, who are not so good on foot. Halfway to the top on the left greets the Golden Rock Hotel.
Yangon -> Bago -> Golden Rock -> Thazi -> Lake Inle -> Indein -> Pindaya -> Kalaw -> Mandalay -> Mingun -> Sagaing -> Bagan -> Mount Popa -> Yangon -> Pathein -> Nge Saung -> Elephant camp -> Yangon
Travelblog of my 1. Myanmar-Trip for download as pdf-document
Myanmar Reisetipps in Google Earth
Hot Air Ballooning over the ancient temple world of Bagan.
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