VirtualTourist.com will close on Feb 27th.

Please save any personal content and exchange contact info with other members you?d like to stay in touch with. Thank you for your contributions to the VirtualTourist community.

"Visit Mandalay. In Amarapura..." Myanmar (Burma) Favorite Tip by Volare

Myanmar (Burma) General: 190 reviews and 207 photos

 
 

Favorite thing: Visit Mandalay. In Amarapura you can also visit the U-Bein teak bridge. It was build in 1782 when Amarapura was the royal capital (XVIII and XIX centuries). Nowadays the more than 1 Km long bridge (the longest made of teak in the world) and the lake Taungthaman that crosses have become a leisure place for people comming from Mandalay. Basically you can enjoy nice scenary there.

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Written Aug 25, 2002
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse

Comments

Volare

“A 1000 miles trip starts with a step.”

Online Now

Male

Ranked Member
Member Rank:
4 6 5 8 8

Have you been to Myanmar (Burma)?

  Share Your Travels