Type: Day Tour
Duration: 1 day
Starts in: BAGAN
Ends in: BAGAN
Suitable for: All EES
Start your bike trip to OLD BAGAN on the ancient and historical roads shaded by magnificent trees. Start your visit to the most section of significant pagodas and temples of Bagan; ANANDA TEMPLE, masterpiece of Mon architecture with four standing Buddha images. Visit next to THABYINNYU TEMPLE, the highest in Bagan area. Bike to DHAMMAYANGYI TEMPLE widest temple in Bagan which not uncompleted to built.
Continue cross country to DHAMAYAZEKA ZEDI where can ascend the temple for a panoramic view of the temple studded plains of Bagan. We continue to the MANUHA TEMPLE, built by the Mon king in the 1300s to represent his time in captivity under the Bagan king; follow on to NANBAYA TEMPLE, a unique sandstone monument said to have been the place of king Manuha; KU BYAUK GYI, a temple with superb murals of Jatakascenes and Enjoy lunch at local restaurant.
As it gets very hot in Bagan at noon time during the summer and wet seasons we recommend returning to the hotel for a rest, however the choice is entirely up to guests’ preferences. Midafternoon bike to MYINKABA VILLAGE where you have the possibility to visit one of the famous lacquerware craftsmen’s workshop and experience the bustling activities of the village. Choose one of the more off the beaten track pagodas to climb on top and view the sunset over the plain of Bagan dotted with more than 2,000 temples. Return to hotel by bike.
Distance from Old Bagan – 25 to 30 km
Cycling hours – 3½ to 4h
Distance from New Bagan – 35 to 40 km
Cycling hours – 4½h to 5h
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- What Is IncludedBike rental fee
Transfers and tours with English-speaking local guide
- What Is Not IncludedLunch and dinner
Bagan zone fee
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Myanmar visa fee
Surcharges for other language guides
Personal expenditure, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry, camera fees, communications, postage, gratuities etc.
Drinks with meals
Services, which are not mentioned above