Kyauktawgyi Buddha Temple

It is a sheltered huge temple located on Mindhamma Hill, Mindhamma Road, near to Yangon int’l airport. It is only 3 minutes’ drive from Hotel Scion Yangon. The temple houses a 25 feet (7.6 m) feet tall Buddha image, which is carved out of a single piece of white marble quarried in Sagyin Hill, Mandalay Region, considered as the largest marble Buddha image in Myanmar, with weights approximately 560 tons. It is recent worship shrine since 2002.

Opening hours

Open daily from 6 am until 8 pm. Ensure yourself to be barefoot before entering the pagoda precinct.
Admission is free.