Amarapura Tour – Mandalay, Myanmar *

  • USD$ 111.00 / Per Person; Adult / Child
  • Full Day
  • Lunch Included

Pick-up at your hotel for the drive to Amarapura, 15 km from Mandalay. Visit Mahagandayon, a famous Buddhist monastery where more than a thousand monks live and study; continue to the 200-year-old U Bein teak bridge built in 1782 when Amarapura was Royal Capital. Visit Bagaya Monastery with a superb collection of Buddha statues. After lunch at a local restaurant, continue to the former Royal Capital of Inwa (Ava) reached by a short boat trip. The visit by horse-drawn carriage includes the Nanmyint Watch Tower, also called “the leaning tower of Ava“, the only remains of the old palace building, Maha Aungmye Bozan Monastery built of brick and stucco and Bargayar Monastery, famous for its impressive ornate woodcarvings and teak posts. Continue to Sagaing Hills, a retreat for Buddhist devotees for sunset.