Duration : Half DayRoute :
Explore Kyauk Gu U Min, a cave temple with notable sandstone carvings and a colossal Buddha image, located on the bank of the Ayeyarwaddy river.
Meet and greet at hotel. Transfer to Bagan boat jetty and depart for Kyauk Gu U Min by private river boat.
On Irrawaddy river cruise, observe fishermen, local ferry boats, riverside villages and views of the Bagan temples.
On the way to Kyauk Gu U Min, visit Sae Lan village for country sightseeing. Sae Lan is typical of the riverside villages along the Irrawaddy.
Continue the boat trip to Kyauk Gu U Min on the eastern side of the river and 15 mins walking to Kyauk Gu U Min. This beautiful temple has exquisite stone carvings depicting religious figures and flowers on the door. The temple itself is built against the side of cliff, so behind the main hall of the temple you can enter to a cave. Inside the cave there are several small niches where individuals can practice meditation. Legend states that the cave was built during the 13th century for the locals to hide from the invading Mongols.
After your exploration of Kyauk Gu U Min, return boat for a relaxing cruise back to Bagan (around 1 hour).
Transfer to the hotel and leisure.
Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner) English speaking local guide (for other languages supplements apply) Local guide in Hoa Binh Entrance fees for all visits and activities as mentioned in the itinerary
Other meals than mentioned Other services than mentioned Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature Tips, Travel insuranceIMPORTANT NOTES:
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