"It's really a suburb now." Top 5 Page for this destination Amarapura by planxty
Amarapura Travel Guide: 71 reviews and 183 photos
Amarapura is an ancient city and former capital of Burma which sits about seven miles South of Mandalay. Nowadays, however, it is difficult to know where Mandalay ends and Amarapura begins. The town sits beside Taungthaman Lake which is crossed by the impressive U Bein bridge, possibly one of the most famous sites in all Myanmar.
I only spent a brief afternoon here, just about time to have a bite to eat, see a couple of temples and, obviously, cross the bridge. If you are in Mandalay, you really should visit.
My guide took me to see this tmeple which is close by the U Bein bridge and lakeside restaurants (see seperate... more travel advice
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