Bagan preeminent ancient religious cities in Southeast Asia. The ruins of Bagan city cover an area of 42 sq. km embracing over 2000 ancient pagodas and temples. The enchanting city is located in the tropical zone of the country, on the eastern bank of the Irrawaddy River about 193 kilometers south east of Mandalay. Bagan shows Myanmar architectural heritages from the 11th to mid 14th centuries. For many visitors Bagan is the more extraordinary of the two cities and this because of the view. The ruins of the more than one hundred Angkor temples stand alone and isolated in thick jungles, and only from the top of the tallest temples it is not possible to see others in the distance. Sprawling across a vast dusty plain, the ruins of Bagan are unhidden. There being no trees to obstruct the view, one may gaze over forty square miles of countryside, upon literally thousands of temples.
Bagan and Surrounding
Tour Summary: Crossing the remote border at Moreh between India & Myanmar. Meeting tribal people on Myanmar’s frontier and Exploring the amazing temples of Bagan, Mandalay, Inle Lake, and Yangon Shwedagon Pagoda. Driving an adventurous and little-used route through Myanmar’s north-west. Tamu - the only border crossing (Moreh/Tamu) for tourists between Myanmar and India. This 8 days border crossing tour will offer you a chance to experience the typical culture and landscape of both two countries.