Monywa One Day Guided Tour ( DM010 )

Full day tour from Mandalay with English speaking guide.

Tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel at 8am and will drive to Monywa which is about 3 hours from Mandalay. Just before arriving Monywa, will visit Mohnyin Thanboddhay Pagoda and Bodhi Tataung Laykyun Sekkya Pagoda. Thanboddhay Pagoda has the unique architectural design and it has more than 580,000 small and large Budhha images. Bodhi Tataung includes thousands of Bodhi trees, Laykyun Sekkya Standing Buddha, a large Reclining Budhha and a Sitting Buddha. Laykyun Sekky Standing Buddha is 116m high and the world’s second highest Buddha image and also statue. Then, will have lunch in Monywa. After that, will visit Kyaukkar village which is well-known for its lacqure ware utensils for daily use and 14th century Shwe Gu Ni pagoda. There are lacqure ware workshops where you can learn how they process lacqure ware.

Then, will drive to Phowintaung and Shwe Ba Taung which takes about an hour. Phowintaung has 947 man-made caves with Buddha images which were dug out from sandstone outcrop. The walls of the caves were decorated with bright coloured beautiful mural paintings featuring Jakata stoies and geometrical patterns. The caves and Buddh images date back to 14th centuries and the mural painting date back to 17th-18th centuries. Shwe Ba Taung is only one km away from Phowintaung and it has more beautiful caves with deeper passageways and staircases. After that, will drive back to Mandalay.


The itinerary and tour prices are subject to change depending on arrival/departure flights and prevailing local conditions. Prices are subject to change in case of increases in ground transportation costs (like fuel) and entrance fees, etc.


For 1 person USD 180 per person
For 2 persons USD 93 per person
For 3 persons USD 84 per person
For 4 persons USD 72 per person
For 5 persons USD 66 per person
For 6 persons USD 60 per person
For 7 persons USD 54 per person
For 8 persons USD 48 per person
For 9 persons USD 45 per person
For 10 persons USD 42 per person
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