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  Mingun Boat Landing

 

Myanmar

The Mingun Boat Landing at the west bank of the Irrawaddy River.

 

Here, all visitors arriving by boat come face to face with this snow-white eye blinding temple.

 

  Mingun Boat Landing

 

  Mingun Boat Landing

 

The temple, known as the Myatheindan Pagoda, faces the river overlooking the city of Mandalay on the other side.

 

Downstream from the base of the staircase is the Pon Daw Pagoda (fig.).

See also TRAVEL PHOTOS and THAILAND'S NEIGHBOURS & BEYOND.

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  Mingun Boat Landing