Siem Reap, Cambodia, April 13, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- If you are looking for an alternative way to travel from Mandalay to Bagan look no further. Grasshopper Adventures have a new offering in the form of a fun 3-day cycling tour between Myanmar’s second largest city and its most important heritage location.
Although not far apart as the crow flies, there is a huge amount to see on this route, and the Cycle Mandalay to Bagan tour takes you through lovely landscapes, past the ancient Court of Ava, along the Irrawaddy River to the Buddhist centre of Sagaing, and on to fascinating and quirky Mount Popa.
A cultural as well as active experience, from your two-wheeled steed you will see ruined pagodas, numerous monasteries and nunneries, famous sites, local markets and sunflower farms, with a stay at the charming Popa Resort thrown in for good measure.
Over 3 days this achievable 194km ride travels on a mix of sealed and unsealed secondary roads and country lanes, with a support vehicle always on hand for those who fancy a break from riding.
Next trip: 12 September 2015 – 14 September 2015
Cost: US$850 pp
Duration: 3 days
Cycle distance: 194km
Media Contact: Holly Barber, Grasshopper Adventures