This half-day Mandalay tour allow you to explore Amarapura to see the famous Buddhist monastery of Mahagandayon, 200 years old U Bein Bridge the longest teak-wood bridge the world, and the Bagaya Monastery.

Mandalay Excursion to Amarapura Tour


Location: Mandalay, Myanmar
Duration: 4 hours (approx.) – half day
Start/End: your hotel in Mandalay
Tour Type: Sightseeing & Experience
Tour Category: Mandalay Tours & Day Trips
Highlights of this tour:

  • Buddhist monastery of Mahagandayon
  • 200-year old U Bein Bridge
  • Bagaya Monastery
  • Full Itinerary
  • Price & Inclusion
  • Accommodation
  • Photos

Your Mandalay day tour starts from your hotel in Mandalay, take a scenic drive 15 km (haft an hour) to Amarapura. Upon arrival, visit the famous Buddhist monastery of Mahagandayon where usually there are more than a thousand monks live and study.



Then heading to the longest teak bridge which 200-year old U Bein Bridge, built in 1782 at the time when Amarapura was Royal capital. Since then it is noted for silk- and cotton weaving. Visit a traditional hand-woven silk workshop.

Watch sunset on the U Bein Bridge in Mandalay tour

Continue to see Bagaya Monastery, with a superb collection of Buddha statues. Return to Mandalay, the trip ends. Lunch is included.

Bagaya Monastery in Mandalay

Price: Please contact us for your special price.

What’s included?

  • Entrance fees & permits
  • Tours guide (English speaking tour guide)
  • Good (private) car or van with air-condition
  • One bottle of water/per person

What’s excluded?

  • Drinks & beverage
  • Others not mentioned
  • Insurance
  • Lunch