Meanwhile, Bagan’s monuments are easily visited by car, a biking trip provides a different perspective with the chance to criss-cross smaller laneways, pass through villages and stop as often as you like. This full day cycling tour will bring you along fields of seasonal crops, on sandy paths and dirt tracks.
Highlights • Knowledgeable guide accompanying you • A different way to visit Bagan • Freedom to explore any temple and any road • Reach remote areas that are not accessible by car • Be active in a sustainable wayThe guide will arrive to your hotel (either in Old Bagan or New Bagan) along with mountain bike in the morning around 9 am.Set off in the morning with a local bike for a full-day excursion. Pedal with your guide through the main three regions of Bagan: Nyaung Oo, Old Bagan and New Bagan with frequent stops on the way. Although there will be plenty of time to see religious monuments, it is the colourful local markets and village visits that are the highlight of the day. On the bikes, traveling slowly, you get to not just see the lives of the local people but to feel part of their daily activities: farmers on their way to the fields, kids rushing home after a day at school and artisans putting the finishing touches on their handicrafts. Be sure to have your camera batteries full-charged as there are plenty of opportunities for photos on this exciting biking excursion in Bagan. After the full day excursion, bike back to your hotel by ending the tour.