After breakfast, go to the Mayangyan jetty and take a private boat to Mingun village. Although Mina gun had never been as a capital, it is well known because of it’s Mingun Paya and Mingun Bell and Mya Thein Tan Pagoda. Mingun Paya is unfinished stupa due to the mysterious believes of its donor. Afterwards keep going to the Mingun Bell weighing about 90 metric tons which is believed to be biggest rigging bell of the world. Then proceed to the Myathein Tan aka Sinbyume, alabaster stupa which represents to the Sulamani Stupa of Mt. Meru according to the Buddhist cosmology. After that, go back to the boat and back to Mandalay.
Afternoon will begin with the Mahamuni Temple, the bronze Buddha statue with the more than 200 kilos of the gold on the statue. And visit the handicraft workshops such as wood carving, tapestries, marionette and gold leave beating. Then to the Golden Palace monastery which is the original remain of the Mandalay royal palace. And keep visiting the Kuthodaw pagoda which is renowned as the world’s biggest book because of its 729 stone slabs. And end the day with the sunset from the top of Mandalay Hill.
Overnight at Mandalay.