Bagan

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Bagan

Myanmar's chief historical attraction, the 11th-century temple complex at Bagan is one of the world's most spectacular archaeological sites. It is home to nearly 3,000 temples and pagodas, relics of the late Pagan Empire which ruled this region in the 11th and 12th centuries.

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Featured itineraries

Bagan to Katha - Upper Irrawaddy Cruise

Explore the Upper Irrawaddy and remote Kachin State on this 11-day Myanmar river cruise.

Destination

  • Myanmar

Experience

  • Cruise Holidays
  • Cultural Holidays

Prices from£2770 pp

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Children travel free on Pandaw River Cruises during the school holidays

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Complete Myanmar

This comprehensive three week tour takes in the very best of Myanmar, from the beautiful central coast to northernmost Putao on the border with Tibet

Destination

  • Myanmar

Experience

  • Family Travel
  • Walking and Climbing
  • Cultural Holidays

Prices from£2985 pp

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Yangon to Mandalay

10-day itinerary taking in the best of Myanmar, including the old capital Yangon, the historic temples of Bagan, beautiful Inle Lake, and vibrant, bustling Mandalay.

Destination

  • Myanmar

Experience

  • Cultural Holidays
  • Honeymoons and Weddings

Prices from£1725 pp

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Accommodation

Amazing Bagan Resort

Amazing Bagan is a large resort hotel with over 100 rooms and a wealth of facilities, including golf course and pool. It lacks the intimate character of Bagan's best boutique hotels, but compensates by having a convenient location and excellent amenities.

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Areindmar Hotel

Areindmar is a charming boutique hotel tucked away in the heart of New Bagan, within cycling distance of the main temple sites. It features just 38 rooms and suites, a small pool and beautiful courtyard garden.

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Aureum Palace Hotel

Aureum Palace Hotel is a sizable resort located just outside the Bagan archaeological zone. It is located away from New Bagan, which makes for a quieter atmosphere.

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Bagan Lodge

One of the newest hotels in the region, Bagan Lodge opened in late 2013 and offers stylish accommodation and a wealth of facilities in outer Bagan, within driving (but not walking) distance of the main temple sites.

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Bagan Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort

One of the oldest and best-positioned hotels in the region, Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary sits right in the heart of Old Bagan, on the banks of the Ayeyarwady River, and close to the main temple sites.

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Hotel at Tharabar Gate

Among the oldest and best-located hotels in Bagan, the Hotel at Tharabar Gate enjoys is situated right in the heart of the Bagan archaeological zone, within walking distance of the major temples.

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Thazin Garden Hotel

A charming small hotel situated in New Bagan, Thazin Garden is set within pretty gardens and offers accommodation in cosy teak and paya-style red brick cottages.

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Testimonial

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Ed and Richard