You are picked up by our company’s Tour Guide and drive to Amarapura where you will visit Mahagandayon Monastery and watch as a thousand monks take their last meal of the day at 10am in total silence. Then take a leisurely walk across U Bein, a 200 year old curved wooden bridge with beautiful views out over the lake and a superb destination for photography. Afterwards, take a walk to a nearby village to see the local’s process of dying silk and then visit a local silk weaving shop where you will learn how the Burmese silk weaving industry makes its fine cloth.
And then head to Ava (also caleld Innwa), by crossing a small river by boat and taking a horse-cart. Once there, you will visit the Maha Aungmyaybonsan Monastery, and the Nanmyint Tower, known as the “leaning tower of Ava”, before heading to Bargayar monastery.
Proceed on to Sagaing Hill, which is famous for being covered with about 600 white-washed pagodas and monasteries. The Hill is famous for Buddhism and meditation, a home to over 3000-monks and 100-meditation centers. You will go to visit Soon-Oo-Pon-Nya-Shin & U-Min-Thonw-Sae Pagodas while taking in the setting sun over the below plains. . From the hill you can enjoy the overlooking view of the Mandalay city, the beautiful Ayeyarwaddy River and Kaungmudaw Pagoda. After that drive back to Mandalay and transfer to your hotel. Meals included: Lunch
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- Lunch at local restaurant with standard menu
- Sightseeing with English speaking local tour guide
- Sightseeing by private air-con vehicle with drivers, as mentioned in program
- Ava Horse cart fees
- Entrance fees for the visits mentioned in the program
- Drinking water and towel during excursion