For many visitors, the golden rock 7.6 meters high and the golden pagoda which is located on it, 7.3 meters in height, which is said to cover a hair of the Buddha, are the main attraction, but another reason for undertaking the journey above, are the panoramic 360 degree views of the surrounding mountains Mon State, from the summit.
The boulder, which shines with gold and 'popularly known as the Golden Rock.
The boulder sits on a natural rock platform, which seems to have been naturally formed to serve as a basis to build the pagoda. This block of granite is located on an inclined plane and the contact area is extremely small.
There are some hotels on the top of Mount Kyaiktiyo, and sleep here is a good idea,