5 Days 4 Nights
Ma Gyi Kan
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pagoda & Park Entrance Ticket
Meet with the TMTM guide and driver at the hotel, or at the airport at 8:00 am. Bagan Temples stands as the remains of an ancient capital of the Kingdom of Pagan that reached its height between the 11th and 13th centuries. Spreading over 42 sq km (26 sq mi), the archeological zone features ruins of more than 2,200 richly ornamented Buddhist temples, monasteries, and pagodas.
The beauty of the temples and pagodas is dazzling, and perhaps the most impressive and inspiring monuments are Thatbinnyu, constructed by King Alaung Sithu and Ananda Temple with four huge standing Buddha images and numerous seated figures in niches around the galleried interior.
We enjoy local lunch at one of the small local restaurants and then return to the hotel for a short rest and escape the extreme heat of the midday sun.
Later in the evening explore to Gawdawpalin, Dhammayangi temples and the Shwezigon Pagoda, built by King Anawrahta in the early 11th century. Take a relaxing horse cart ride through the temple area, and continue to view from the tower is great especially at sunset.
Dinner at Nandar Restaurant and Puppet Show.
Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. After breakfast we will firstly go to Tu Yin Taung, a hilltop stupa in the eastern part of the main Archeological Park. While approaching the temple, be greeted by 500 monk statues lining the road. Continue to visit lacquer workshop to learn about the fascinating technique of this art. Then, sightseeing to Manuha Temple, built in Mon Style in 1095, Nanbaya Temple, a unique sandstone monument, said to have been the palace of King Manuha. Afterwards, we head to Myinkaba Village and visit Gubyaukgyi Temple, noted for its ancient mural paintings under the protection of UNESCO .
After lunch, enjoy your day.
We enjoy dinner at Sunset Garden, located on the bank of Ayeyarwady River which gives us a great view of the river and an unforgettable sunset.
Overnight at hotel.
Bagan at 9 am and then start at the tour. After 1 hour and half driving, firstly you will arrive to Tamarind Lake Village Homes ( Ma Kyi Kan Village ) and the village will welcome you with traditional music and dance performance show. After that, village’s home cooked lunch will wait for you under the bamboo house. After having the great lunch.
Late Evening visit around village and farm by riding bullock cart with guiding local guide. Delicious dinner will be provided at the community lodge.Overnight at the Ma Gyi Kan Community Lodge.
Breakfast with local taste at the Ma Gyi kan Village.
Salay City, located in Chauk Township, approximately drive away from Ma Gyi Kan Village. Salay is well-known for the ancient religious monuments from the Konbaung Dynasty ( late 19th Century). Amoung those monuments, Yoke Sone Kyaung Monastery/Museum is a must – see for the visitors. After take a rest at village the driver and village local guide will send you to Yoke Sone Monastery, it is famous with its spectacular woodcarvings and also it is the native town of the famous writer Salay U Pone Nya during the time of the Myanmar Kings. There are very beautiful artistic work woodcarvings around it and also ancient Buddha image, utensils of Yadanarbon 19 century period. After that, Shin Pin Sar Kyo Hla pagoda, Mann pagoda, U Phoe Kyi House and Salay House which is a restaurant with souvenir shop displaying antique and traditional homemade things. And then you will have to visit to Salay Tamarind Juice production site and you can also taste and busy. After all sightseeing in Salay, the driver will take you back to Bagan.
Overnight at Bagan.
After breakfast and hotel check out, transfer to Nyaung U airport for your onward filght and complete this unique experience.
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