Mandalay: Mingun-Kyauk Myaung (6 Villages) Day Tour – A Riverside Adventure

Embark on a captivating day tour from Mandalay to Mingun and Kyauk Myaung, exploring the charming riverside villages along the Irrawaddy River. This journey promises a delightful blend of cultural discovery, scenic landscapes, and encounters with local communities residing along the majestic riverbanks.

Tour Highlights: (Starting point to Mandalay Hotel)

  1. Morning Cruise to Mingun: Begin your day with a scenic boat cruise from Mandalay to Mingun along the timeless Irrawaddy River. Feel the gentle breeze as you glide on the tranquil waters.
  2. Mingun Pagoda: Explore the iconic Mingun Pagoda, a massive unfinished stupa that stands as a testament to the ambitious vision of King Bodawpaya. Climb to the top for panoramic views of the river and surrounding landscapes.
  3. Mingun Bell - World's Largest Un-cracked Bell: Visit the Mingun Bell, recognized as the world's largest un-cracked bell. Marvel at the craftsmanship and historical significance of this colossal bell.
  4. Hsinbyume Pagoda: Discover the elegant Hsinbyume Pagoda, also known as the "White Pagoda." Admire its distinctive architectural design and serene surroundings, creating a peaceful atmosphere.
  5. Riverside Lunch in Kyauk Myaung: Cruise down the Irrawaddy River to Kyauk Myaung, a village renowned for its traditional pottery. Enjoy a delightful riverside lunch, savoring local flavors amidst the charming village atmosphere.
  6. Kyauk Myaung Pottery Workshop: Explore the Kyauk Myaung Pottery Workshop, where skilled artisans create traditional pottery using age-old techniques. Witness the intricate craftsmanship and perhaps try your hand at the potter's wheel.
  7. Six Villages Exploration: Cruise to the Six Villages near Kyauk Myaung, each with its unique charm. Interact with locals, experience rural life, and gain insights into the close-knit communities residing along the river.
  8. Sunset on the Irrawaddy: Conclude your day with a mesmerizing sunset cruise on the Irrawaddy River. Capture the changing colors of the sky as the sun sets over the tranquil waters, creating a magical and serene ambiance.

Why Choose Our Mandalay Mingun-Kyauk Myaung (6 Villages) Day Tour:

  • Scenic River Cruises: Enjoy leisurely boat cruises along the Irrawaddy River, providing you with stunning views and a peaceful journey between destinations.
  • Cultural Encounters: Interact with local communities in Mingun, Kyauk Myaung, and the Six Villages, fostering cultural exchanges and gaining a deeper appreciation for riverside life.
  • Historical and Artistic Marvels: Explore historical landmarks such as Mingun Pagoda and the Mingun Bell, along with the artistic beauty of Hsinbyume Pagoda and traditional pottery craftsmanship in Kyauk Myaung.

This day tour to Mingun and Kyauk Myaung promises a riverside adventure filled with cultural discoveries, artistic marvels, and the enchanting landscapes of the Irrawaddy River. Immerse yourself in the timeless beauty and local charm that characterize these riverside villages.


  • All the transfers and excursion with private air-conditioned vehicles with good drivers.
  • English Speaking Station Guide.
  • Kyauk Myaung -Mandalay private boat.
  • Entrance fees for visiting places in the program.
  • Water and refreshing towel in touring days.
  • Services mentioned in the program.


  • Visa. Please make sure you have 6 months passport validity.
  • Meals not mentioned in the program (L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Camera fees
  •  Services and meals if not mentioned in itinerary
  •  All drinks, including water, soft drink and alcohol on all included or optional excursion
  • Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature
  • Travel Insurance (compulsory)
  • Christmas, New Year & Myanmar New Year Festival
  • Return International flight tickets not mentioned in itinerary
  • Banking service fees (credit card or bank transfer)

Tour Price Validly 01. May.2024-30. Sep.2024

Pax Range Land Cost (per pax)
2 Pax 830 $
3-5 Pax 685 $
6-9 Pax 420 $

Tour Price Validly 01. Oct.2024-31. Mar.2025

Pax Range Land Cost (per pax)
2 Pax 955 $
3-5 Pax 795 $
6-9 Pax 485 $