Be enchanted by this 2-day trip from Mandalay to Monywa. From the cultural center, we will bring you to an absolutely new destination of Myanmar to admire the glittering pagodas with unique architecture. What’s more, you also have an opportunity to meet the friendly local artisans in a traditional village to learn more about their daily life as well as their traditional handicrafts.

Duration: 2 days/1 night
Start/End: Mandalay/Mandalay
Tour Category: Mandalay tours
Tour Type: Natural & Landscape, Sightseeing, Discovery & Experience
Tour Highlights:
Mohnyin Than Boddhay Pagoda, Bodi Tahtaung Pagoda, Shwe Guni Pagoda, Kyaukka lacquerware village, Mt Po Win
Experience this Mandalay Excursion to Monywa With:

  • Guides: hand-picked best tour guides with deep knowledge, humor, profession (English speaking guides, other languages upon request)
  • Drivers: polite,  friendly, responsible, reliable with many years of driving experience
  •  Vehicles: comfortable, spacious, air-conditioned & clean
  • Meals: meals are arranged at local restaurants so you can taste authentic Burmese cuisine
  • Accommodation: listed below or various types of equivalent accommodation are available, from 5-star hotels, 4-star hotels in the best location, good value 3-star hotels, to boutique hotels reflect the style of the region

Brief Itinerary:
Day 1: Mandalay – Monywa
Day 2: Monywa – Mandalay (B)

Please note that every element of the tour below can be tailored. Tell us your specific interest and we will be happy to make adjustments for you. This inquiry is totally free and you are under no obligation

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Day 1: Mandalay – Monywa (-)

Mingalabar! Welcome to Mandalay, the center of great culture in Myanmar. After breakfast at the hotel, our guide will take you to Monywa. It is a small peaceful town in the western part of the country where you will discover many fantastic attractions. Along the way from Mandalay to Monywa, we will make our first visit to the Mohnyin Than Boddhay Pagoda, one of the most beautiful religious sites nearby Monywa which is far-famed for its unique architecture. Next, visit Bodi Tahtaung Pagoda and be overwhelmed by the giant standing Buddha image which is the world’s second tallest Buddha image. Upon Monywa, transfer to the hotel for check-in and enjoy your leisure time.

THANBODDHAY PAGODA is one of the must see attractions in Monywa

In the afternoon, head to Kyaukka lacquerware village to have an interesting interaction with the local artisans. Here you will have a chance to learn about their traditional way of making beautiful lacquerware. Your sightseeing may include a visit to Shwe Guni Pagoda, one of 34, 000 pagodas built by King Thiri Dhamma Tahwka.
Overnight in Monywa.

Shwe-Guni-Pagoda-day trips from mandalay

Day 2: Monywa – Mandalay (B)

The morning of day 2 with a visit to Mt Po Win, a beautiful mountain lies on the western bank of the Chindwin River. Enjoy the peaceful aura and fresh cool air on the mountain before going back to Monywa. From Monywa, your driver will transfer you back to Mandalay. Trip ends.
We hope that you would love the itinerary we offer for a 2-day trip from Mandalay to Monywa. Thank you for traveling with us!

Buddha image in the cave in Mt Po Win

Price: Please contact us for your special price.
What’s Included?

  • 1-Night accommodation with breakfast
  • All transfer and sightseeing by private air-conditioned car
  • All entrance fees & all zone fees
  • Experienced English speaking local tour guide in each city
  • Government tax & Service charges

What’s Excluded?

  • Meals & Drinks (Lunch & Dinner)
  • Other personal expenses


Please be aware that hotels and all other logistics, services and days of travel are subject to availability. Where flights are canceled or delayed Go Myanmar Tour will endeavor to secure alternative arrangements of similar value as noted in our booking conditions.
The traveling times mentioned within this dossier are approximations only. These times will vary according to weather, road, traffic or any other prevailing conditions.
This itinerary and supplementary information has been compiled in good faith and was accurate at the time of writing. However, it DOES NOT form part of a contract between the client and Go Myanmar Tours.

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