MAHAMUNI PAGODA AND HANDY CRAFT TOUR (HALF DAYS)

  • Tour code: MPM06
  • Duration: 1 Day
Beginning with mysterious "Maha Muni Buddha", the most revered Buddha image in Myanmar. Being the most holy pilgrimage site, a rite of visiting pilgrims is to apply gold leaf to the statue. Some areas there is 6 inches of gold leaf. These gold leaves, which are made as offerings throughout the country, are produced only in Mandalay with the traditional hand pounding technique. Visit to a gold-leaf making workshop and other nearby handicraft cottages to observe local craftsmen at work.

Highlight

  • Explore Manhamuni Buddha image & Mandalay Half
  • Discover a Gold leaf making and other handicraft place around pagoda 

Itinerary

Let us show you the rich culture of Mandalay with this half-day tour. Beginning with mysterious "Maha Muni Buddha", the most revered Buddha image in Myanmar.

Being the most holy pilgrimage site, a rite of visiting pilgrims is to apply gold leaf to the statue. The result of this has left the statue distorted in some areas, namely the chest where there is 6 inches of gold leaf. These gold leaves, which are made as offerings throughout the country, are produced only in Mandalay with the traditional hand pounding technique.

Visit to a gold-leaf making workshop and other nearby handicraft cottages to observe local craftsmen at work.

 

 

What's Included

Inclusion

  • Sightseeing Program in Mandalay Half day with English Speaking Guide
  • Tour Program Sightseeing with private air- conditioned car and experienced driver
  • Purified drinking water and cold towelette

Exclusion

  • Visa and Insurance fees
  • Entrance Fee & Zone Fees as per mentioned program.
  • Drinks, tips, and personal expenses
  • Any other items and services not mentioned in the program

Notes

  • 09:00AM pick up at your hotel
  • 13:00PM end tour and return to your hotel
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