Explore Mandalay and its environs (2 Days)


    This 2 day exploration adventure will show you the best places near Mandalay. We visit the Last capital of Myanmar Kingdom, Mandalay and Amarapura on a first day. After which we then take a boat trip to visit Mingun and Inwa(Ava) on the second day. Get ready to learn about the rich Myanmar culture and history on this tour and to get a real experience in Buddhist religion from our English speaking tour guides

    • How we will meet : We will pick you up at your hotel
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    • Payment Type: Reservation Fee only
    • This adventure is offered by Myo Thant Win

    This 2 day exploration adventure will show you the best places near Mandalay. We visit the Last capital of Myanmar Kingdom, Mandalay and Amarapura on a first day. After which we then take a boat trip to visit Mingun and Inwa(Ava) on the second day. Get ready to learn about the rich Myanmar culture and history on this tour and to get a real experience in Buddhist religion from our English speaking tour guides

    Day 1: Mandalay - Amarapura - Mandalay Hill

    At 08:30, pick up from the Hotel to explore Mandalay which is known as the hub of Buddhism, a realm of stupas, monks and monastery in Myanmar. It's the second largest city with rich cultural heritage.

    First visit to Amarapura, U Bein Bridge, this 200 years old Bridge was constructed of around 1000 teaks posts about 1 kilo meters in length. The world’s longest teak bridge will give you fresh air and the best photo shot of the surrounding farms and streams over TaungThaman Lake. Continue to Mahagandayon Monastery, one of the biggest Monasteries in Myanmar with more than 1000 monks.

    Then visit to Mandalay Palace, ShweNandaw Monastery - noted for its exquisite wood carvings, Kuthodaw Pagoda - known as the World Biggest Book. After lunch, visit to silk weaving workshop and handicrafts workshop such as Stone Carving, Bronze Casting, Gold leaf beating workshop. Late afternoon we will enjoy the sunset on the Mandalay Hill.
    Overnight in Mandalay (Not included in the price)

    Day 2: Mandalay - Mingun - Ava (Inwa)

    After breakfast, transfer to the Mandalay Jetty and board a private local boat for an hour cruise on the Ayeyawaddy River to Mingun. A small village with it’s the famous Mingun Pahtodawgyi. This huge brick structure was left unfinished after an astrologer predicted the King’s would die when the temple is completed. But In the 1800s, an earthquake left several large cracks in the structure. Then, see the Mingun Bell which weighs 90 tons and is considered the world’s largest uncracked ringing bell.

    Then visit at the beautiful white Hsinbyume Pagoda, Mya Thein Tan Pagoda, whose distinctive style is meant to resemble the mythical Mount Meru. We return to Mandalay by boat.

    After lunch, continue south of the city to Ava (Inwa),where a short ferry ride will take us across the river to where our horse and carriage are waiting. Visit the old wooden Bagaya Monastery,Leaning Tower of Inwa in the Royal Palace and end at MahaAungmyayBonsan Brick Monastery by seeing back to Mandalay.
    Overnight in Mandalay (Not included in the price)

    Our Service Include
      •  English speaking guides (Other language speaking guide is available upon request)
      •  All transfers and excursions with private air-conditioned vehicles
      •  Private motorized boat in Mingun and Inwa (Ava)
      •  Horse carts tour in Inwa (Ava)
      •  Entrances fees for the visits as mentioned in the program
      •  Water and refreshing towels on the coach

    Our Service Exclude
      •  Meals
      •  Visa arrangement for Myanmar
      •  Visits not mentioned in the program
      •  Tips, Porter fees at the jetty
      •  Drinks and personal expenses
      •  Any other items not mentioned  

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