Take a morning ride to outskirts of Mandalay, grab a bike, leave the hotel and cycle to northeast of Mandalay. Firstly ride to local teashop where locals sit and sip a steaming cup of Chai ( Indian Tea) and having the flat breads such Naan, Pratha and chatting, watching the football matches or reading daily newspaper. Visit the local market and get closer with the ways of life of local people. Then make your way to a quiet ride to Patheing Gyi and set of pedaling, leaving the metropolis behind and rural area where you will see the real beauties, big smiles of villagers, warm greeting of locals, the farmers on the farms. You will keep riding to Pathein Gyi take a tarmac road and ride back to the hotel.