Trip time! Discover the temples, castle, and rock climbing in Mandalay.
Temples, Castles and Biking
After getting picked up at your hotel, make your first stop at an elevated temple where detailed architecture and sweeping views of the surrounding plains offer plenty of photo opportunities.
Learn about Mandalay's ancient past as you bounce between religious sites and historic landmarks. Take a traditional horse-drawn cart ride through a small village, check out a temple in Ava, and make a creaky crossing over the world's longest teak bridge in Amarapura.
Embark on a full-day tour to witness the iconic historical sites, magnificent temples and grand beauty of Mandalay and the riverside village of Mingun. Explore the former Royal Capital as you climb to the top of Mandalay Hill before heading up river to spectate Mingun's architectural wonders.
ITINERARY: DAY1: Arrival Yangon and sightseeing Arrival to Yangon, transfer to your hotel. Visit golden Sule Pagoda. Visit the Bogyoke (SCOTT’S) Market. Visit Chauk Htat Gyi. Visit the Shwedagon Pagoda. DAY2: Yangon–flight to Mandalay Breakfast at the hotel, transfer to Mandalay.
Discover Amarapura on a half-day tour of the city with an expert guide. See where a thousand monks live and study at the Mahagandayon Monastery and the famous U Bein Bridge. Go to a silk and cotton weaving workshop and watch how the fabrics are made before seeing a collection of Buddha statues.
Itinerary Day 1: Mandalay-Mingun Stop At: Mahamuni Pagoda, Mandalay Myanmar A Buddhist temple and major pilgrimage site of Mandalay, Marvel at the 12-foot high image of Buddha, cast in bronze and covered with a thick layer of gold leaf.