The ancient city of Bagan, Myanmar In the Mandalay region of Mymar, there is an ancient city called Bagan that was once adorned with over 10,000 Buddhist temples and pagodas. Today, about 2,200 of those structures remain in the arid plains. These ancient structures still stand since their construction between the 11th and 13th centuries, despite being located in an active earthquake zone.
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Sunrise and hot air balloons over the ancient temples in Bagan, Burma. Bagan is an ancient city hidden deep inside Burma. At the height of the Kingdom of Pagan, the city had over 10,000 Buddhist temples. Today, over 2200 of these are still standing, making it an amazing place to visit.