Order Brochure

Our new brochures are out now!

Order your Wendy Wu Tours brochure by post or view online

The Award-Winning Tour Specialist
0808 274 8594 Contact Us

Temples of Bagan

Book your holiday to Myanmar with Wendy Wu Tours

Travel Safe with our COVID Safe Protocols
Close

Your COVID Cover Travel Insurance on us

For your peace of mind we are delighted to offer Staysure's award winning Covid cover travel insurance with every tour booked by 31 December. (Covers policies up to £100pp which should cover the majority of healthy travellers on all of our tours. Supplements may apply. Learn More)

Exciting Covid Vaccine News Announced First Covid vaccine offers protection to over 90% of people. Read the full story

Between the 9th and 13th centuries Bagan was the capital of the Kingdom of Bagan, a kingdom formed by King Anawratha who was able to unite Myanmar under Buddhism. The city’s ‘Golden Age’ came between the 11th and 13th centuries as the wealth of the population grew and the wealthy began commissioning temples, pagodas and monasteries to cover the plains around the river. At this time, it is thought there were about 10,000 structures, but over time many of the buildings fell into disrepair and some were destroyed by natural disasters, leaving less than half today. This legacy however is still immense - Bagan is home to the world’s largest concentration of Buddhist temples so there is much to explore. In all shapes and sizes, each temple or pagoda provides a different view of the past – some are of simple taste, some are more elaborate, and some containing beautiful frescoes and carvings. The very best temples are concentrated around Old Bagan – try not to miss Anando Pano, Shwesandaw Paya, Shwezigon Paya and Dhammayangyi Pahto!

Temples of Bagan Holidays

What better way to experience it than on a Wendy Wu tour?

  • Myanmar Explorer

    Myanmar Explorer

    11 Reviews

    11 days from £2,890ppFully Inclusive of Tour & Flights

    • Shwedagon Pagoda
    • Mandalay Hill
    • Temples of Bagan
    • U Bein Bridge
    • Inle Lake
    View Tour
  • Hidden Treasures of Myanmar

    Hidden Treasures of Myanmar

    18 Reviews

    17 days from £3,490ppFully Inclusive of Tour & Flights

    • Central Market of Prome
    • Irrawaddy River Cruise
    • Temples of Bagan
    View Tour
View All Temples of Bagan Tours

Things To See Nearby

From our Blog

Read our latest articles or travel inspiration, exciting news about our destinations and all things Wendy Wu Tours