The Shwedagon Pagoda is open every day of the year from
04:00 AM to 22:00 PM. Last admission is at 21:45.
On two days of the year, the Waxing Day of Tabaung – the day
before full moon day of the Myanmar Lunar month Tabaung in March and on the
Waxing Day of Wakhaung – the day before full moon day of the Myanmar Lunar
month Wakhaung the pagoda is open 24 hours a day.
The visitor centre is open from 08:00 AM to 21:00 PM.
Entrance fee to Shwedagon is $8 per person.
A guide will cost an additional $5.
Donation boxes are also available throughout the pagoda.
*Note: Tickets can’t be purchased
When visiting the Shwedagon Pagoda, it is advised to dress modestly. You have to wear trousers
or at least knee length shorts or skirt; t-shirts with elbow length sleeves are also expected. You must enter the