Your temple tour starts in the morning time. Stroll around the colorful local market before visiting the most significant temples and pagodas around Bagan. The Shwezigon Pagoda
, which was built by King Anawratha in early 11th century, enshrines a number of sacred Buddhist relics. The oldest original paintings in Bagan can be found at Gubyaukgyi Temple
. Get the best panoramic views of the whole area at the Bulethi Pagoda
, before visiting the Ananda Temple
with its four magnificent gilded Buddha statues. Continue your tour after lunch break at a local restaurant to Myinkaba village
, famous for its traditional lacquerware handicrafts.
Visit the Mon-style Manuha Temple
and the Nanpaya Temple
, a unique sandstone monument, afterwards. Enjoy a panoramic sunset view either at Bupaya Pagoda
or Shwesandaw Pagoda
right by the Ayeyarwady River.
Explore the ancient temples of Bagan during sunrise from above by joining a hot air balloon ride
, surely an unforgettable and unique experience.