Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda, Golden rock pagoda

This mystical pagoda is built atop an enormous gold-leafed boulder that is delicately balanced on the very edge of a massive cliff face. It is on the edge of the hill over 1100 km above sea-level. Kyaikhto the town at foot of the hill is about 160 km from Yangon. It is the path 11 km climbs about 1000 meters in altitude and long the way from the base camp of Kinpun. There are various rest halls and shrines. There is a steep path for cars leading to the mountain top.