Kyaikto (the Golden rock), located 130 miles out of Yangon, is a must-see. The pagoda, perched at an altitude of 1,000 m, and the landscape around it are worth a visit. The rock is covered in thousands of gold sheets, symbol of the pilgrims' offerings.
Located 118 miles from Yangon, this is one of those sites that just has to be visited in Burma© © Galyna Andrushko / age fotostock
Perched at 1,000 metres of altitude, the pagoda and the landscape are worth seeing.© © Ingeborg Hauenstein / age fotostock
You have to wonder how it is that the rock doesn't fall over!© © SuperStock
According to legend, it is balanced on a strand of Buddha's hair...© Galyna Andrushko / age fotostock
One of the most important Buddhist sites in Burma.© SuperStock / AGE