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 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.

the monks at Mahagandayon Monastery ask for alms in the morningthe monks at Mahagandayon Monastery ask for alms in the morning

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