Being home to some 2,000 to 3,000 separate temple sites, Bagan is the largest concentration of Buddhist religious monuments on the planet. BUT, what else to do?
Here are 5 Other Things Your Clients can Experience in Bagan, Myanmar
Old Bagan can be toured on foot or by bicycle. Lying between Nyaung U and New Bagan, the old city is easily reached by bicycle from either.
Starbeam Bistro. Located close to Ananda Pahto, this garden bistro was set up by Chef Tin Myint who spent several years working with the Orient Express hotel group.
Archeological Museum. Housed in a sprawling complex, this government-run museum features many fine pieces from Bagan (reclining buddhas, original images, inscribed stones and mural re-creations) and an unexpected room of modern-art.
Mboutik. This colorful boutique has gorgeous textiles, bags, toys, handicrafts and clothing that are entirely produced by a women’s cooperative.
Golden CC. Just behind Manuha Paya, Pho Htoo and his brother run this workshop which has been in their family for four generations and focuses on high-quality ‘traditional’ designs.