Authentic Bagan Tour with evening Horse Cart ride

Introduction about to Bagan’s rich history and culture of Shwezigon Pagoda, Ananda , Htilominlo , Thatbyinnyu and massive Dhammayangyi temples. Visiting to the traditional lacquer-ware workshop where you can observe the production of one of Myanmar’s best-known handicrafts. Horse cart riding experience tour around the temples and enjoying an unforgettable sunset from upper terrace of the temples.

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$127

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Duration

1 day

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  • What's included :
    • Private car with air condition
    • English speaking guide
    • Refreshment snow towel & water
    • Evening Horse cart ride
    What's excluded :
    • Hotel accommodation
    • Entrance/Zone fees
    • Travel insurance
    • Additional meals, drinks, gratuities and personal expenses
    • Personal expenses
    • Tips
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Shwezigon Paya, Bagan Myanmar

    This pagoda, a Buddhist religious place, is believed to enshrine a bone and tooth of Gautama Buddha. The pagoda is in the form of a cone formed by five square terraces with a central solid core. There are footprints below the four standing Buddha statues here. Jataka legends are depicted on glazed terra-cotta tiles set into three rectangular terraces. At the entrance of the pagoda there are large statues of guardians of the temple. There are also four bronze standing statues of Buddha which are stated to be of the current age Buddha. At the outer limits of the pagoda there are 37 nats deified along with an intricately carved wooden sculpture of Thagyamin a Burmese version of Hindu god Indra. Within the compound of the Shwezigon Pagoda there is a stone pillar containing Mon language inscriptions dedicated by Kyansittha.


    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Gubyaukgyi Temple, Bagan-Chauk Road, Bagan Myanmar

    The temple is notable for two reasons. First, it contains a large array of well-preserved frescoes on its interior walls, the oldest original paintings to be found in Bagan. All of the frescoes are accompanied by ink captions written in Old Mon, providing one of the earliest examples of the language's use in Myanmar.Second, the temple is located just to the west of the Myazedi pagoda, at which was found two stone pillars with inscriptions written in four, ancient Southeast Asian languages: Pali, Old Mon, Old Burmese, and Pyu.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Ananda Temple, Beside Anawrahta Road, Bagan 05232 Myanmar

    The Buddhist temple houses four standing Buddhas, each one facing the cardinal direction of East, North, West and South. The temple is said to be an architectural wonder in a fusion of Mon and adopted Indian style of architecture. The impressive temple has also been titled the "Westminster Abbey of Burma".The temple has close similarity to the Pathothamya temple of the 10th–11th century, and is also known as “veritable museum of stones”.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Thatbyinnyu Temple, Old Bagan, Bagan Myanmar

    Sabbannu or "the Omniscient", is a famous temple located in Bagan (formerly Pagan), built in the mid-12th century during the reign of King Alaungsithu. Thatbyinnyu Temple is shaped like a cross, but is not symmetrical. The temple has two primary storeys, with the seated Buddha image located on the second storey.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Dhammayangyi Temple, Bagan Myanmar

    The Dhammayangyi is the widest temple in Bagan, and is built in a plan similar to that of Ananda Temple.Burmese chronicles state that while the construction of the temple was in the process, the king was assassinated by some Indians and thus the temple was not completed. Sinhalese sources however indicate that the king was killed by Sinhalese invaders.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Sulamani Guphaya Temple, Minnanthu, Bagan Myanmar

    The temple is one of the most-frequently visited in Bagan.

    It was built in 1183 by King Narapatisithu,and is similar to the Thatbyinnyu Temple in design. The Sulamani Temple also shows influence from the Dhammayangyi Temple, and was the model for the Htilominlo Temple. Sulamani Temple was restored after the 1975 earthquake, and utilises brick and stone, with frescoes in the interior of the temple. It was rebuilt in 1994.

    Duration: 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up at the hotel.
    Return Detail :
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    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

7

Organised by Beyond Boundaries

Activity ID: V-63454P15

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