Mandalay Full Day Cycling (50km) / Start time: 08h00am
Departure Date: Everyday (Guaranteed Departure with minimum 02 people)
Mandalay is the 2nd largest city and the last royal capital of Burma and it was founded in 1857. Most of our cycling tours in Myanmar starts from Mandalay. It has also international airport for flight from Bangkok.
On Mandalay Full Day Cycling, our Burmese cycling guide take people to see REAL lives around Mandalay including the Amarapura, the former capital of Myanmar before moving to Mandalay. Amarapura was founded early than Mandalay in 1783 is bounded by the Irrawaddy river and the ancient capital of Ava.
Tour Itinerary: Amarapura – Sagaing- Mingun-Mandalay (50km)
Meet with our guide to do the briefing & bike fitting. Today your guide will take you on a bike ride to Mandalay’s outskirts. Your first destination is Amarapura, “the city of immortality”. Stop here to visit U Bein Bridge, the longest teak bridge of the world and the bridge spans about 1.2 kilometers in length and offers fabulous views of the surrounding farms and streams. Continue by bike across the Irrawaddy River to Mingun (33 kms/ app 2 hours). Visit the main sites of Mingun beginning with the famous Mingun Pahtodawgyi. This huge brick structure was left unfinished after an astrologer predicted the King’s would die should the temple be completed.
In the 1800s, an earthquake left several large cracks in the structure. Continue your visit at the beautiful white Hsinbyume Pagoda whose distinctive style is meant to resemble the mythical Mount Meru. Then see the Mingun Bell which weighs 90 tons and is considered the world’s largest uncracked ringing bell. Then return to Mandalay by boat. And you will ride back from the jetty to the hotel.
| Tour Cost
|| USD89 Per Person
||USD10 (Trek disc brake) including helmet
| Total Distance
|| 50 km
| Number of cycling days
| Level of Difficulty / Road Surface
||Easy level / dirt road and tarmac back road.
| Support Vehicle
| Group Size
|| Minimum 2. Maximum 15.
|| Start from 6 day cycling tour, groups of 6 or more, a Cycling Tour Leader, plus English-speaking cycling guide, drivers and assistants. Groups of 4-5 will be led by our local guide and our local support team.
Tour Price Includes
- Cycling experienced English speaking guide
- Tool kit for bike repair
- First aid kit
- Private boat from Mingun to Mandalay
- Bike Rental as above mention
- Entrance fees ( Zone Fees)
- Myanmar Visa
- Travel Insurance
- Other meals not mentioned and Beverages!
- International airport tax if any!
- International flight ticket to and from Yangon
- Accommodation, please contact us
- Alcoholic, and other beverages
- Tips for guide
- Personal travel insurance
- Any services not mentioned in itinerary