voyage sur mesure birmanie

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The Golden Palace (Mandalay, Myanmar 2013) - Burmese kings always tried to be different from their predecessors. One way of doing so was to move the capital city. This led to many buildings being built with teak wood. In 1857, King Mindon moved the capital from Amarapura. The entire Royal Palace was dismantled, transported and rebuilt in Mandalay. This building used to be the king's living quarters. When he died, his son relocated the building outside the palace grounds where it was later…

The Golden Palace (Mandalay, Myanmar 2013) - Burmese kings always tried to be different from their predecessors. One way of doing so was to move the capital city. This led to many buildings being built with teak wood. In 1857, King Mindon moved the capital from Amarapura. The entire Royal Palace was dismantled, transported and rebuilt in Mandalay. This building used to be the king's living quarters. When he died, his son relocated the building outside the palace grounds where it was later…

U- Bein Brücke – Sunset at the Bridge, Amarapura, Myanmar

U- Bein Brücke – Sunset at the Bridge, Amarapura, Myanmar

Sunset at the World's Longest Teak Bridge- Amarapura, Myanmar ~ KarisAbroad

Sunset at the World's Longest Teak Bridge- Amarapura, Myanmar ~ KarisAbroad

A visit to Amarapura, Sagaing and Inwa is a popular day trip from Mandalay. A private taxi was hired for 28,000 kyat for 4 people. A recommended itinerary begins with a stop at the Mahagandayon Monastery in Amarapura for the lunchtime procession, followed by visits to Sagaing and Inwa, before returning to Amarapura for sunset at U-Bein Bridge. Check out our post & see why Amarapura is the #1 day trip from Mandalay.

A visit to Amarapura, Sagaing and Inwa is a popular day trip from Mandalay. A private taxi was hired for 28,000 kyat for 4 people. A recommended itinerary begins with a stop at the Mahagandayon Monastery in Amarapura for the lunchtime procession, followed by visits to Sagaing and Inwa, before returning to Amarapura for sunset at U-Bein Bridge. Check out our post & see why Amarapura is the #1 day trip from Mandalay.

So many reasons for Myanmar to be on our wanderlist, but the U Bein Bridge in Amarapura, Mandalay is definitely one of them.

So many reasons for Myanmar to be on our wanderlist, but the U Bein Bridge in Amarapura, Mandalay is definitely one of them.

Before being transferred to Mandalay for the last time, the capitals of Myanmar were rotated between the cities of Amarapura, Sagaing and Inwa. Like Amarapura, Sagaing &  Inwa are well-worth visiting. You can climb to the top of Sagaing Hill for panoramic views of the countryside surrounding the Irrawaddy River. On Inwa Island, discover the incredible Maha Aungmye Bon San monastery, surely one of the most grand and anonymous sites in the whole of Myanmar. Find out why Sagaing & Inwa should…

Before being transferred to Mandalay for the last time, the capitals of Myanmar were rotated between the cities of Amarapura, Sagaing and Inwa. Like Amarapura, Sagaing & Inwa are well-worth visiting. You can climb to the top of Sagaing Hill for panoramic views of the countryside surrounding the Irrawaddy River. On Inwa Island, discover the incredible Maha Aungmye Bon San monastery, surely one of the most grand and anonymous sites in the whole of Myanmar. Find out why Sagaing & Inwa should…

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