Mandalay to Bagan – the scenic way by bus and private boat

Duration: Full day Tour

Pick Up:          07:30am @ your hotel (City area)

Drop Off:        03:30am @ your hotel (City area)

bagan boatA full day excursion to explore more of the country side with the experience of public bus and a fantastic boat ride on the Ayeyarwaddy River.

We take you from your hotel to the Mandalay bus station where you take 4 hours’ drive with a public bus to Pakkoku. We start the tour visiting the colourful market, a local slipper factory and see where the famous Pakkoku blankets are made. A private boat is ready for you at the jetty in Pakkoku for a leisurely boat trip downriver while lunch is being served on board. About 1.5 hour boat ride we stop to visit Kyauk Gu Ohnmin cave temple that rarely sees foreign visitors and continue in about 1.5 hour to Bagan where you arrive at the end of the day. 


What is included in the tour

  • English speaking guide
  • Public Bus to Pakkoku
  • Private boat
  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees 

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Hotel accommodation
  • Zone fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Additional meals, drinks, gratuities and personal expenses
Pickup point
Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma) View on Map