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Bagan Village Biking
Enjoy a cycling tour through charming villages and scenic countryside, witnessing farmers tend to their land before stopping at a colonial style monastery and enjoying a picnic lunch.
Hop on your bike and begin your cycling to the outskirts of Bagan. You’ll begin on an easy ride along tarmacked roads before venturing off onto country tracks. You’ll follow alongside a canal where you can see farmers on their fields and meet some local village members, gaining a great insight into local life. Continue on through rice paddies, sighting temple spires in the distance before coming across a colonial style monastery. Following the monastery, visit a farm and learn how the juice of toddy palm trees fruit is collected and processed. The end of the morning will see you cycling along the base of hills, with exceptional views of Shwe Pon Taung Pagoda and Bu Kin Pagoda. For lunch you’ll rest in the shade and enjoy a picnic before a final ride back to Bagan.
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This active itinerary is a great option for those looking to explore Burma’s culture rich cities alongside its rural treasures. Roam Bagan’s temple strewn plains by mountain bike, trek from Kalaw to Inle Lake, and cycle the streets of Yangon and Mandalay.