You will be picked up at the hotel, then take a scenic drive to Mount Popa, an extinct volcano with its shrines dedicated to Myanmar’s most powerful “Nats” (local spirits). Along the way, stop at a local village to learn about local culture and lifestyle. For the energetic, there is time to climb up 777 steps to the shrine at the top of the volcanic plug.
Lunch will be at a hill resort. In the afternoon, get back to Bagan, en route pay a short visit to a palm sugar workshop.
- Mount Popa