via Myanmar Times, 28 May 2018:
The authorities will permit a limited number of visitors to climb five pagodas in Bagan to view the sunrise and sunset starting in September, said U Aung Aung Kyaw, director of the Department of Archaeology and National Museum in Bagan.
Source: Officials to reopen some Bagan pagodas to climbing tourists
VOA report on the temple-climbing ban in Bagan
They are stairs worn down by a millennia of use, but soon the footfall on some of Myanmar’s most sacred temples may cease
Source: Myanmar Mulls Ban on Temple-Climbing for Tourists