Enjoy refreshment or a cup of Myanmar tea with your guide in a tea shop and get a feel of local life in Bagan. Next we continue to the Thanaka House. Thanaka make-up of Myanmar, the yellow tree bark paste that you will often see applied on the cheeks of ladies and children. In old Bagan we climb up to the terrace of Shwe Sandar temple, the highest in Bagan, and delight with panoramic views over temple dotted plains of Bagan and the Ayeyarwaddy River.
From here we continue to one of the most impressive temples of Bagan the Dhammayangyi, known for its fine brick work and legends of cruel king who constructed it. In the afternoon we journey to Myingaba Village and learn how famous Bagan lacquer-ware crafts are produced and decorated
with traditional methods.
Next we will visit the beautiful Htilominlo temple. If lucky you might be able to see local artists making sand paintings here. We conclude the day’s sightseeing with a visit to beautifully symmetric
Ananda Temple with its four standing Buddha images inside and continue by decorated bullock cart to witness a magical sunset behind the temples
Our guide in Bagan is also talented professional photographer. He will take photos of you during your visit to Bagan and can teach you some new tricks and tweaks to get those amazing Bagan frames.
Overnight: Aureum Palace Resort & Spa 5*, Palm Tree Pool Villa