2 Days/1 Night ELEGENT MANDALAY AND SOUNDING TOUR
If you have only 2 days and want to spend your time in Mandalay, we provide an authentic short tour of Bagan with the best price.
Day 1 Arrival Mandalay-Sagaing-Mandalay (Morning flight)
Day2 Mandalay-Amarapura Departure (Evening flight)
DAY 01 > MANDALAY-SAGAING- MANDALAY
After breakfast, visit Maha Muni Buddha image, the most revered Buddha image of Myanmar covered with thick layers of gold leaves. Drive through workshops of Marble stone carving and umbrella for Pagodas. Visit Handicraft center where they make beautiful tapestries, traditional puppet, delicate wood carvings and stylish and serene Buddha statues from different materials. Continue to Soon Oo Pun Nya Shin pagoda, a panoramic view of Sagaing hills, Ava, Ayeyarwaddy river and Far away Mandalay. Visit Kaung Hmu Daw Pagoda which was built in the form of Sanchi Stupa from Inda. Silver Smith.Around the pagoda, local people are selling interesting products from their places, you can see many sellers of Thanakhas=Traditional Myanmar make-up from trees and Kyauk Pyin=circular sand stone to grind Thanakha and many other local products. Drive back to Mandalay and enjoy your sunset from the view of Mandalay Hill.
Meals included: Breakfast
Hotel: Hotel in Mandalay
DAY 02> MANDALAY-AMARAPURA Departure
After breakfast, drive to Maha Gandayone monastery where over 1,300 monks and novices are staying and will perform stationary and requisites dana for all monks, novices and trainee novices=Pho thu daw. Visit The world longest teak wood bridge (4,000 feet=1.2 km) called U Bein Bridge. After that enjoy the famous silk and cotton weaving factories of Amarapura where they produced the best and most exquisite Myanmar traditional hand woven silk longies and shawls since the time of Myanmar kings. Transfer to airport for a domestic flight to other destination.
English Station Guide
Lunch at local restaurant