2 Days/ Monywa and Sagaing Trip from Mandalay (MDL-MT-08)
Service Include / Not include
2 Days/ Monywa and Sagaing Trip from Mandalay
Monywa, Monastery at sagaing Hill
Private guided tour
Mode of transport
Private air-conditioned car
Pick up time
Your hotel in Mandalay
Your hotel in Mandalay
start from 96 USD
more than 6 pax
Cost per person
Note : Our prices are quoted in US dollars
Day 1 Mandalay- Monwya ( by private car) ( - /- /- )
Meet your guide at the lobby of your hotel in Mandalay/Mandalay International Airport, and then drive to Monywa (132 km, approximately 3 hours’ drive). Before arriving in Monwya, enjoy an excursion to the intricately decorated golden Thanboddhay Pagoda. It is cave-like temple well-known for its unique design and colorings and having the astounding number of tiny Buddha images as well as large ones. The main pagoda complex is believed to have half million of Buddha images of all sizes, set in little rows all over the high towers, ceilings, and walls. Then proceed to Bodhi Tataung (means 1000 Buddha) and two giant Buddha, images. The reclining Buddha is 100 meters long, and the standing one measure in the height of 128 meters.
Arriving in Monywa, cross Chindwin river with Z-craft to go Pho Win Taung (Mountain). This site is a system of a cave carved out of the sandstone hills. There are almost one thousand caves in which both the Buddha images and the thrones carved out of living rock. Nearby, visit Shwe Ba Taung (Hill) which features unique pavilions cut from the surrounding sandstone and filled with Buddha images.
Return to Monwya for your overnight stay.
Day 2 Monywa – Mandalay (by private car)
( B /- /- )
After hotel check-out, we will drive to Sagaing (2-hour drive, 110 km) and then first stop at Kaungmudaw Pagoda. Then drive to Sagaing Hills reputed as a hill retreat for monks and nuns and it is the place where plenty of old monasteries and nunnery located among the mountain chain facing at the Irrawaddy River.
First stop at the highest part of the Sagaing Hills, named Padamya Hill to enjoy beautiful sceneries over the Irrawaddy. Continue to Asshae Pakarama Monastery, which is an old wooden monastery surrounded by well-maintained gardens. There is a cave carved out of the rock for the monks to meditate in a serene and peaceful environment.
Next, visit U Min Thonzae with 30 crescent-shaped caves and Swan Oo Pyone Shin temples to enjoy scenic views along the Irrawaddy and Sagaing Hills. Then go downhill along a tiny mountain road looking at monastery complexes.
Before return to Mandalay, stop at Yoke Sone Kyaung where lovely wood carving could see. Then drop at your hotel in Mandalay.
Our Service include
One night stay at three-star-hotel in Monywa
All transfers and transport in Private AC car
Professional English-speaking guide
All entrance tickets
Bottled water and towel
Service NOT include
Food and beverages unless specified
Gratitude to guide and driver (Optional)
Confirmation will receive within 15 hours of booking.
Children aged 0-2 are free of charge. We will charge a child aged 3-12 eighty percent of the adult fare.
Airport pickup is available on request.
Cancellation received within 31 days of departure will incur a penalty of 30% of the tour fare.
Cancellation received within 20 days of departure will incur a penalty of 50% of the tour fare.
Cancellation received within ten days of departure will incur a penalty of 100% of the tour fare.
Unused services are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.
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