The mystical temples of Bagan are the highlight of any trip to Myanmar. Each of the thousands of temples spread over the plain, harbors many archeological secrets. This full day tour will bring you along the dusty lanes from the most impressive architecture works to the quaint villages, nestled among the temples. You will finish off your day of discoveries with a relaxing cruise on the Irrawaddy River at sunset. From the deck of the boat, you will experience another panorama of Bagan’s temples while sipping on a refreshing cocktail.
Highlights • Private boat • Refreshments and snacks included • A different way to experience Bagan • Relaxing way to end the day • Beautiful sunset on the riverYour guide will arrive to your hotel (either in Old Bagan or New Bagan) in the afternoon around 2.00 pm for the half day temple sightseeing around Bagan and Sunset cruise in the evening. Your first port of call is an elevated location amid the temple plains to see the fields and pagodas of Bagan. From here you will have a look around the Ananda Temple – one of the most exalted of Bagan’s temples. Visit a few famous temples around the area as time allowed and then headed to the local ferry for the sunset boat ride. Late in the afternoon (4 pm) you will be brought to one bank of the Irrawaddy River, where you will reach a private wooden ship. In the shade or on the sun deck you will enjoy the wonderful views of the Irrawaddy River as the sun slowly sets and the Temple level immersed in her red-gold light. Enjoy a typical Rum Sour on board and let the day come to an end due. After the half day excursion around 6.00 pm, transfer back to your hotel by ending the tour.