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- Bagan Travel Guide

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Bagan, heart and soul of Myanmar, is everyone’s destination. Bagan (Pagan)  with over 2000 Pagodas and Temples in upper Myanmar and you can visit Bagan all year round as there is no actual rainy Season like in the lower parts of Myanmar, therefore we called it Sommer Season. Bagan is often referred to as The Land of Thousand Pagodas.

Bagan Travel Guide, Myanmar

Many domestic carriers fly from Yangon and the flight takes less than an hour and a half. Despite the limited infrastructure at Bagan’s no-frills airport, airport transfer to the city center takes in less than half an hour.

Bagan (Pagan) has a variety of Hotels, and offers from economical Rooms to 4* Hotels with all the comfort you expect, and with a wide culinary variety which includes Western, Asian, Chinese and the traditional Myanmar cuisine.

Bagan (Pagan) with their Pagodas and Temples dating back more than 1500 years of history is the most fascinating place for visitors and you arrange your sightseeing Tour by Car, Horse Cart or on your own on a Bicycle. Also you can have a idyllic Sunset Boat trip on the Ayeyarwaddy River to observe the beautiful Sunset over Bagan while enjoying a cold Drink.

Bagan (Pagan) is also a great place for beautiful local Art, such as Lacquerware, Bamboo works and beautiful local made Cloth.

Other attraction is a day trip to Mount Popa, 50 Km from Bagan to view the Monastery built on top of a Mountain, 1518 mt.( 4981feet ) which you can visit, you only have to climb 777 steps to the top. Come to Bagan and be enchanted by the beauty of the ancient City.