Exploring Kingdom of Mrauk U ( Full day excursion by car )
Tour Code: RTM-MDT-01
Duration: 8 hours ( approx. )
Destinations: Mrauk U, Myanmar
Pick Up/ Drop: Your hotel in Mrauk U
Price: From US$ 45
- Pick up from your hotel at 08:00 am and drive to have a taste of Mrauk U local market
- Explore the most magnificent of Pesi Pagoda, Koe Thaung Temple, Letsekan lake, Sandamuni lord Buddha image and monastery, Shitthaung, Andaw, Radana Htutkanthein
- Observe the local living style in Mrauk U
- Enjoy the sunset over the beautiful corner of Mrauk U
This morning, you will be greeted by your local guide and driver at your hotel to explore a full day excursion Mrauk U. The tour program today includes uncover of sites, exposing a great wide view of Mrauk U’s history, culture and local lifestyles.
The morning sightseeing will starts from a taste of Rahkine life in the local market which is always bustling, crowded in the morning and proceed to an elevated Harritaung Hill with Pagoda to see spectacular views over Mrauk U town. This is the perfect introduction to the grandeur and scope of Mrauk U. And heading to the 12th century Pesi Pagoda for views of the spectacular landscape with 5 Buddha images on a small hillock, since Lay Mro period before Mrauk U dynasty to look around with green vegetable fields, pay a visit Koe Thaung Temple known as 90000 Buddha images temple, one of the most outstanding temples in Mrauk U and which is quiet in the morning, before all the tourists arrive.
Afterwards, we will proceed to a village to see the local home industries of making fans with palm leaf. Then drive to Letsekan lake which is main drinking water supplying to dwellers. On the way to Letsekan lake, just stop to study how to make of hand made Fans from Palm leaf. Then continuous Sandamuni monastery that is house of small good collection museum, displaying Buddha images with different mudra from different Rakhine Dynasties, old Rakhine Coins, and you will hear very interesting history of Sandamuni Bronze Casting Buddha Image. Take a break to enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. Then you are advised to have a short rest to refresh before starting afternoon sightseeing.
After Lunch start your excursion to follow along the stairway and stop to take a photo by the walkway and walk through the maze like the Shithaung temple, known as 80000 Buddha images enshrined, built in 1535 with sand stone, looks like fortress with interior tunnel and stone carving relief, This adjacent north of the Shitthaung Temple is octagonal Andaw Thein Temple. This a beautiful temple has exquisite stone carvings depicting Buddha images and artistic stone carving pedestals with Byala and then proceeding to Htukan Thein Temple, with a significant 64 hairstyles stone sculptures. Enjoy the sunset for the day ends from the ancient capital’ s best vantage point, Discovery Hill where one can see the very wonderful sunset and back to your hotel.
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Our services include:
- English Speaking Guide
- Lunch at local restaurant
- Private Air-Conditioned Car with driver and fuel for full day sightseeing
- Bottled water & refreshing towel during sightseeing
Our Services do not include:
• Mrauk U Zone fee US$ 5
• Mrauk U Museum fee US$ 5
• Dinner at restaurant
• Personal expenses
• Any other items not mentioned
• Visits not mentioned in the program