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What to Expect at the Shwedagon Pagoda Yangon

Location: on Sanguttara Hill in Dagon Township, Yangon, Myanmar Height of hill: 190 feet above sea level Height of pagoda: 326 feet approx,(about 100 meters) At KS 10,000 AU$10/£5 to get in, it’s quite expensive by local standards. (Locals get in free.) According to legend, the Shwedagon Pagoda was constructed more than 2,600 years ago …

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