No Word Can Describe The Beauty of Bagan Travel

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Myanmar is the beautiful country in Asia area and famous for rich culture and custom. Nowadays it is considered one of the most favorite tourist destinations in the region. You will need at least 2 weeks to discover the whole country of Myanmar. However, if you have only 2 or 3 – day travel, Bagan travel would be the best choice for discovering.

Bagan used to be a magnificent capital city of Myanmar during the time of 230 years. Covering an area of 42km2, Bagan owns the attractive and mysterious beauty thanks to the numerous ancient temples and pagodas dating back for a long time. Recently there are about more than 2.000 temples and pagodas with the feature of baked bricks.

Besides, Bagan is considered the best place to watch stunning sunset and sunrise. You can just climb to one of the ancient temples here, especially Shwesandaw Pagoda – the sunset temple to enjoy breathtaking sceneries at that time. Try hot air balloon is also a great experience that you shouldn’t miss in your stays in Bagan.

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Moreover, many ancient temples and pagodas here are adjacent so you can visit them by bicycle or horse cart. Especially just with 45 – minute travel to Tayonke Payay temple, which will give you the most beautiful sunrise in Bagan.

These ancient temples and pagodas in Bagan were built in Mon architecture, in which Ananda is the most beautiful temple, Thatbyinnyu temple is the tallest and Dhammayangyi Temple is the largest one.

Ananda temple is the masterpiece built delicately and well – preserved comparing to other temples in Bagan. After the earthquake in 1975, the temple was heavily damaged and later restored.

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Thatbyinnyu temple was built by the King Alaungsithu (1113-1163). This is also the first temple built with the architecture of two floors and owns the strange structure different from other temples later.

Dhamma Yangyi is the most grandiose temple, built by the King Narathu (1107-1170) and has the architecture similar to Ananda temple.

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Indeed, there is no word to express the breathtaking beauty of Bagan. Just come and see, you will feel its beauty completely in Bagan, Archaeological City.

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