One of the most important Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Myanmar, located in Mon State, 170 km away from Yangon. It is a pagoda above the rock is about 7.3 meters in height, build on the top of a granite boulder covered with gold leaves pasted on by devotees, which balances on the cliff. The balancing rock seems to defy gravity, as it perpetually appears to be on the verge of rolling down the hill. The rock and the pagoda are at the top of Mt. Kyaikhtiyo 1100 meters above sea-level.