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Bagan's History, Culture, and Local Lifestyles

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    Stop At: Gubyaukgyi Temple, Bagan-Chauk Road, Bagan Myanmar

    Myanmar.Second, the temple is located just to the west of the Myazedi pagoda, at which was found two stone pillars with inscriptions written in four, ancient Southeast Asian languages: Pali, Old Mon, Old Burmese, and Pyu.The temple is notable for two reasons. First, it contains a large array of well-preserved frescoes on its interior walls, the oldest original paintings to be found in Bagan. All of the frescoes are accompanied by ink captions written in Old Mon, providing one of the earliest examples of the language's use in

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Ananda Temple, Beside Anawrahta Road, Bagan 05232 Myanmar

    The North, West and South. The temple is said to be an architectural wonder in a fusion of Mon and adopted Indian style of architecture. The impressive temple has also been titled the "Westminster Abbey of Burma".The temple has close similarity to the Pathothamya temple of the 10th–11th century, and is also known as “veritable museum of stones”.Buddhist temple houses four standing Buddhas, each one facing the cardinal direction of East,

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Minnanthu Village, Bagan Myanmar

    Minnanthu, to the east of Bagan, is an agricultural village which specializes in the production of sesame and peanut oil. The village is well worth a look around, if only to view its cow-driven seed grinders.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Manuha Temple, Bagan Myanmar

    The building contains three images of seated Buddhas and an image of Buddha entering Nirvana. Manuha Temple is one of the oldest temples in Bagan.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Nyaung U Market, Village of Nyaung U, Bagan Myanmar

    The local market of Nyaung U can be regarded as one of the must-see places in Bagan and it offers a wide range of appeals to tourists. It is easy to encounter travelers from all over the world wandering around the market. Coming to this market, tourists have great chances of capturing vivid and unique photos and also the opportunity to look through the window into the daily lives of local people in Nyaung U.

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    Reviewed 22 September 2018

    My wife and I have just returned from a fantastic trip arranged by Beyond Boundaries of the ancient city of Bagan. Our guide Min Min, really brought an insiders view of the history of the thousands of temples and stupas that Bagan has to offer....More

    Date of experience: September 2018
    Thank Fodbin
    Mya Nandar A, Owner at Beyond Boundaries Myanmar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

    Dear Mr. Fodbin, Thanks a lot for your kind feedback and we cannot express our heartfelt happiness to receive that you are again happy with our service. And thanks a lot for you recommendation. Yours sincerely, Beyond Boundaries Team

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