The Ultimate 3 Days in Bagan Guide Story

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The Ultimate 3 Days in Bagan Guide Story

Bagan, or the Bagan Archeological Zone, is located in the Mandalay Region of Myanmar (Burma...

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Day 1

The Lesser Known Bagan Temples at Sunrise and Sunset

As Bagan is famous for its sunrise, try to get up as early as possible...

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Day 1 - Stop 1

Watch the Sunrise at Shwesandaw Pagoda

Shwesandaw Pagoda is a good place to watch the sunrise in Bagan. The pagoda has...

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Day 1 - Stop 2

Visit the Htilominlo Temple

The next temple is located an 11-minute drive from the first one. It is called...

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Day 1 - Stop 3

Check Out Upali Thein Temple (the Ordination Hall)

Upali Thein (the Ordination Hall) is a lovely temple that was built in the 13th...

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Day 1 - Stop 4

Watch the Sunset at Thatbyinnyu Phaya Temple

Thatbyinnyu Phaya is one of the most exquisite temples in the Bagan area. It is...

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Day 2

The Most Famous Bagan Temples

On the second day, you won’t need to wake up early for the sunrise. However...

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Day 2 - Stop 1

Shwezigen Pagoda

Shwezigon Pagoda was built in 1090, which makes it one of the oldest pagodas in...

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Day 2 - Stop 2

Ananda Temple

Ananda Temple can’t be missed as it is a massive white stone temple with yet...

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Day 2 - Stop 3

Dhammayangyi Temple

Dhammayangyi Temple is the largest temple in Bagan and was built in 1170. Although this...

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Day 2 - Stop 4

Pyathetgyi Pagoda

Pyathetgyi Pagoda is your last stop of the day and is well-known for being another...

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Day 3

The Historical Side of Bagan

There are, of course, other places to see and things to do in Bagan aside...

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Day 3 - Stop 1

Sunrise at Thitsarwadi Pagoda

Thitsarwadi Pagoda is the perfect spot to view a sunrise and get close up shots...

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Day 3 - Stop 2

Bagan Archaeological Museum

The Bagan Archaeological Museum is a popular museum where you can learn more about Bagan...

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Day 3 - Stop 3

The Golden Palace

The Bagan Golden Palace is a reconstruction of the destroyed royal palace and is still...

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Day 3 - Stop 4

Nanda Restaurant Puppet Show

Every night, the Nanda restaurant organises a puppet show that tells funny and historical short...

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In Summary

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