Enjoy sunset from the terraces of SHWE SAN DAW PAGODA. Hotel in Bagan: Kumudra Hotel (Junior suite room) (***)After breakfast at Hotel, transfer drive to visit MOUNT POPA, 730- meter high of Popa Taungkalat, an extinct volcano with a shrine dedicated to animist spirits known as “Nats”.
To reach the top of the volcanic plug with its many shrines and a monastery, one has to climb up 700 steep steps.
As soon as you reach Bago, the first place to visit is SHWETHALYAUNG PAGODA, recline Buddha image and SHWE MAW DAW PAGODA, its height is higher than Shwedagon Pagoda’s one and now it is over 1,000 years old.
Proceed to HINTHA GON PAGODA, where a Hinthar bird- couple found there; the female had a rest on the back of male bird.
Regarded as a miracle pagoda, it is amazing natural religious monument because of a small 5.5m high stop was set on the top of rock boulder stand edge of the cliff as the precarious position.
Our story too will be joyful, because it deals with the realization of a dream born from love and living in the name of it.
Long ago, still in our school days, we saw for the first time Zeffirelli's movie "Romeo and Juliet" and it stayed with us forever, becoming the basis of our enthusiasm for Italy, interlacing it with our personal life.
Proceed to LAWKANANDA PAGOD on the river bank and the BUPAYA PAGODA, a memorable experience for the view over the Ayeyarwaddy River. Hotel in Bagan: Kumudra Hotel (Junior suite room) (***)After breakfast, transfer to Bagan airport for domestic flight to Mandalay (7Y-131, -).
Visit MYANANSANKYAW PALACE; built by King Mindon, MAHAMUNI PAGODA and its spectacular Buddha image covered with thick layers of gold leaves, SHWE NAN DAW KYAUNG (or Golden Palace Monastery), KUTHODAW PAGODAS with 729 stone tablets (known as World’s Biggest Book).