Bagan in Burma, the archaeological complex

Bagan in Burma, the most renowned capital was founded in 1044 A.D by the King Anawrahta. There you see over 2000 religious monuments dotted on a flat plain measuring 40 sq km. All these centuries’ old edifices are the testimony relating how grand the glorious Burma – Myanmar Kings in the days of yore!! Bagan is a pride and something to be proud of to every Burma. It become a Tourism symbol and usually referred as a must place to visit while you are in Burma. Views across the red brick Pagodas are stunning and the architectural beauty continues to enrich the landscape of Bagan. Breath taking view of Bagan from a temple platform or taking an hour balloon flight or from the viewing tower offer an overview of the awe-some panorama, that is Bagan in Burma.

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Places to visit Bagan in Burma

Bagan in Burma is full of ancient architecture and ruins. Temples, pagodas, monuments, stone scripts, votive tablets, wall paintings, mural paintings, stuccos carvings can be found in many places in Bagan. The main 4 places to visit are Shwezigon, Ananda, Dhammayangyi and Thabbyinnyu Pagodas

Excursions around Bagan

  • Mt. Popa
  • Salay
  • Tuyin Taung
  • Tantkyi Taung
  • Magwe
  • Pakkoku
  • Mount Victoria (Mindut)

Accommodation suggestions Bagan in Burma

  • Aureum Palace Hotels & Resorts (5* Hotel)
  • Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort (5* Hotel)
  • The Hotel @ Tharabar Gate (4* Hotel)
  • Bagan Lodge (4* Hotel)
  • Amazing Bagan Resort (3* Hotel)
  • Thazin Garden (3* Hotel)
  • Areindmar Hotel (3* Hotel)