Experience Amarapura & Ava


Welcome to Myanmar, the golden land, a precious gem in the heart of Asia where many Rich culture, history and nature are waiting to be discovered. Expect to be overwhelmed by radiant cities of glittering temples, enlivened by the unspoiled natural landscape and Take a trip back in time to discover peaceful pagodas, sacred sites, ancient towns and monasteries of Myanmar.

You get picked up at your hotel in Mandalay to drive to Amarapura. There you visit Mahagandayon, a well-known Buddhist Monastery, where over thousands of monks live and study. Next, we move to Ava (Inwa) by a ferry ride from Myitnge River. Upon arrival, hop on a horse-cart offers you the opportunity to discover the picturesque ruins and surrounding countryside at a relaxed and more tranquil peace. Visit the teak monastery of BagayaKyaung (famous for its impressive ornate woodcarvings and teak posts) and the former royal monastery temple known as MahaAungmyeBonzan, completely built of brick and stucco. After that we will head to Queen Mae Nu’s brick monastery, decorated with fine stucco sculptures. Back to Mandalay. On the way, enjoy the sunset time at U Bein teak bridge, a famous 0.7-mile (1.2-kilometer) long span that straddles Taungthaman Lake which is known as the longest teakwood bridge in the world, it’s a great spot to pause for photos as local villagers and monks pass back and forth. Transfer back to your hotel.

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Tour Highlights

  • Learn about Buddhist culture by visiting a Monastery Mahagandayon in Amarapura
  • See the evocative ruins of the ancient capital of Ava at your own pace
  • See local artisans at work
  • Watch the sunset at U Bein’s Bridge for the picturesque view

Here to plan your Tailor-Made Holiday to Myanmar