Travel to the extinct volcano in central Myanmar with this Mount Popa Day Trip from Bagan. Discover one of the most beautiful panoramas and climb over 700 steps... it'll be worth it!
Mount Popa Day Trip
We'll pick you up at your hotel in Bagan at 8:30 am and go by minibus to Mount Popa, one hour away. As we get closer, you'll see the magnitude of what we are about to meet. It is incredible!
Mount Popa is located more than 1500 metres (4900 feet) above sea level and is famous for being the religious dwelling of the Nats. You'll learn everything about the protective spirits of the gods in Theravada Buddhism, the religion followed in the temple located at the top of the mountain.
This enclave is one of the best-known pictures of Myanmar and the most visited place of worship in the country. When you reach the base of Mount Popa, you'll start climbing its 777 steps to get to its summit. We assure you that it will be worth your effort!
During the ascent, you'll make different stops so that you can enjoy the views and take impressive photographs. At the end of the ascent, you'll meet the particular inhabitants, monkeys, as well as the large Gong and the Myingyan plain from a spectacular perspective.
Afterwards, we'll go back down the stairs to return to the minibus and head to Bagan. On the way, we'll stop at some villages, such as Jan Lwee and Sin Luu, perfect for you to learn about the agricultural lifestyle of the area.
The tour will end back at your hotels Bagan at 4:30 pm approximately.
Day Trip with guide
You can choose to book the tour with or without a guide. If you choose a guide, an English-speaking guide will explain all the details of Mount Popa and the other places we'll visit.
All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protective material and safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19.
This is a private tour organized for you and your partner, friends or family.
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Tour without guide
Up to 2 peopleUS$ 56
Up to 4 peopleUS$ 87
Up to 6 peopleUS$ 94
Tour with guide
Up to 2 peopleUS$ 132
Up to 4 peopleUS$ 162
Up to 6 peopleUS$ 169
5 hours 30 minutes.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english.
Hotel pick up and drop off.
Transport by tourist bus.
English speaking guide (depending on option chosen).
Private and exclusive tour, there won't be other people in your group.
When to book?
You can book up until 48 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Show the voucher on your phone to take part in the activity.
No, not suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
If you have any other questions please contact us.