Travel Myanmar Destinations >> Magway(Magwe) Division >> Salay (Sale)
Salay (Sale) is an old city and 81 miles far from Magway and 37 miles from Bagan. It is famous for its Yoke_Sone_Monastery built over 120 years ago and is decorated with Myanmar traditional arts and crafts.

Near the Sa-Lei-Yoke-Sone-Monastery, you will find an interesting Buddhist Image called “Shinpin Maha Laba” made of laquer and covered with saw-dust. It has a height of 18 ft and is hallow in the middle. see photos of Salay

What to see in Salay:

  • Salay Yoke Sone Monastery
  • Shinpin Maha Laba Image

    Where to stay in Salay: Though Salay is located in Magwe Division it is only 37 miles away from Bagan and half day tour to Salay is enough and most of the visitors perfer to sail down to Salay by boat from Bagan and some prefer to visit Salay and then continue to Popa after Salay. Hotels in Bagan

    Arts, Crafts & Famous Products of Magway (Magwe) Division:
  • Cottons wears
  • Myanmar traditional Leather slippers
  • Thanakhar Joss Sticks

    See also other interesting places located in Magway Division: >> Pakhangyi, Pakokku

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