At 08:30, your bicycle(s) will be ready for biking tour through old Bagan and the surrounding region. First you will bike to the nearest small town of Nyaung Oo to visit the local market. Go to old Bagan on the historical roads overshadowed by magnificent trees and commence with the visit of the most important temples and pagodas. Break time for Lunch. Bagan is not only the site of thousand years old temples and pagodas, but also of many quaint villages scattered throughout the temple plain. Bike over dusty lanes and tree shaded roads past temples and monasteries to Taung Bi village. Visit the noodle makers, a Myanmar-style movie theatre, the village hairdresser and the local tea shop. Bike to the Irrawaddy River and along the way pay a visit to some of the family businesses including blacksmiths, brick makers, dry snack ‘factories’ and bamboo roof producers. Choose one of the more off the beaten track pagodas to climb on top and view the sunset over the plain of Bagan dotted with more than 2’000 temples.
E-Bike is available on request. Biking ways subject to change depends on traffic / weather of the day.
Road condition - Mostly dusty paths and small tracks, some badly tarred roads, mostly flat.
- Bike or E-bike
- English speaking Biking Guide