"The Balanced Boulder of Kyaiktiyo..." Kyaiktiyo by kenmerk
Kyaiktiyo Travel Guide: 45 reviews and 140 photos
The Balanced Boulder of Kyiaktiyo, along with Shwedagon Paya in Yangon is one of the two main pilgrimage sites for the Burmese Buddhists.
The paya on top of this boulder is said to contain one hair of the Buddha, which keeps the big rock from tumbling down the hill.
Seeing the rock is interesting, but the journey out there is certainly half the fun... (Especially when you start blowing tires and over heating radiators along the way....)
I have to say that sitting up on this mountain top on a cool, breazy, moon lit evening listening to the worshippers... more travel advice
After Bago, the roads are unsealed and the scenery is your standard Burmese rustic.... One important tip though, when... more travel advice
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