Explore the Payathonezu complex with its three interconnected shrines
Admire the fusion of Burmese and Indian architecture at Lemyethna Temple
Observe local villagers working in their typical daily life
An introductory tour to get a glimpse of magnificent Bagan. Visit some of the most important temples in Bagan, and learn about their unique architecture and spiritual importance along the way.
Why choose this tour?
A half-day introductory excursion to visit the beautiful temples with impressive architecture in Nyaung U
A glimpse of typical rural lifestyle in Minnanthu village
Start your tour with a visit to Dhammayazaka, built in 1196 and the largest pentagonal-based stupa in Bagan. Continue to Lemyethna Temple, topped by an Indian-style apex. Visit Tayoke Pyay and the Payathonezu Complex (if open), a set of three interconnected shrines linked by passages and adorned with Mahayana-style or Tantric mural paintings. Nearby is Nandamannya Temple with fine frescoes and an unexpectedly erotic mural. Wander through the village of Minnanthu to see how local people live. Return back to your hotel.
customise the tour
Combine with Bagan half-day excursion
Hop on a local horse cart for a fun experience
Inspiring photos opportunity of Bagan temples
Transportation in air-conditioned vehicle
Transfer from/to hotel
English speaking local tour guide
Filtered drinking water and wet towels during the tour
Bagan Zone Fee
Please note there will be supplement during the water festival period from 13-17 April. Price to be advised on request.
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