Experience one of Victoria’s largest cultural attractions.

The Great Stupa is located just outside of Bendigo, and is the largest Stupa being built in the Western world. It will be 50 metres high and 50 metres square at its base and is being built to last 1000 years.

What’s included:

  • Introductory video that gives an overview of The Great Stupa project
  • Explore the Visitor Centre and Peace Park
  • Marvel at the extensive collection of artworks and holy relics
  • Sit and relax at the StupaView Cafe
  • Enter The Great Stupa and be awed by its grandeur
  • View the Jade Buddha for Universal Peace


Download our Walking Tour Map


Download our brochure here

What to bring:

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • A camera, we encourage you to capture our work in progress
  • Pets are welcome inside and outside, we ask to keep your pet on a leash

Opening Hours:

  • Weekdays – 9:00am to 4:45pm
  • Weekends/Public Holidays – 10:30am to 4:45pm
  • Christmas Day – CLOSED



Self guided tours are by donation.


If you would like a dedicated tour guide please see Group Tours.



We recommend allowing at least one hour for your visit.



If you have any mobility issues, the Great Stupa is accessible via wheelchair. The Great Stupa has dedicated disabled car parking located close to the entry. We also provide a buggy service to and from the Great Stupa for your convenience on weekdays only. Please call 03 5446 7568 if you require disabled access so arrangements can be made. A disabled toilet is located inside the Visitor Centre. Please note the buggy service is not available on public holidays.

Food and Beverages:


Our StupaView Cafe offers breakfast, lunch, desserts and barista coffee, teas and iced drinks.


You are also welcome to bring your own vegetarian food to eat on site.