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Half-Day Mingun Tour from Mandalay Including Boat Ride
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“boat ride” (27 reviews)
“huge bell” (20 reviews)
“half day trip” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Mandalay, Myanmar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We crossed the river by ferry which was great. This was one of several attractions close together near the pier and while is is really nothing very special, taken with the other places it was interesting.

Thank donandkeo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If one must go to the island, then make the most out of it. Other than that, it is not that big of the deal. It is just a big bell.

Thank Louderthanbomb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is outside the city and it is interesting to visit 3 place in a row start with the white pagoda (simple but classy, you can see the surrounding once you climb up to the top, they provide a stair hold if you get...More

Thank Ansella
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good half day trip , lazy ferry trip there & back , you will get plenty of time to walk & have a look around , don't forget your passport when buying your ferry ticket

Thank don p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a half day excursion out of Mandalay. The boat leaves at 9am and returns at 2pm or for just a little more take a private charter & come & go as you want Worth a look

Thank JodieandJoseph
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One hour boat trip on the Ayeyarwady River from Mandalay is the Mingun Bell. It is the largest bell in the world. Next to it is the Hsinbuyme Pagoda which is all white, reminds me of the Taj Mahal and is beautiful. Built by King...More

Thank Sarah84480
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This huge bell was discovered in the nearby waters. It was recovered and stands now in the temple. Visitors are permitted to sound the bell.

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Generally a good morning Starting at 9am returning at 1pm Temples, giant bell, ride in a bullock driven cart for 3hrs stopping at 5-6 places for 5$....super

Thank DivingDaryl
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in mandalay I highly recommend going to Mingun. It is very easy to do. You go to the jetty in the morning and buy a ticket. Look up the website for the exact time as they only leave once a day in...More

Thank emily830419
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

An enjoyable boat trip to get here with interesting views of the surrounding area along the way. Nice to see the houses on stilts, the farming along the river and the locals going about their daily lives. The temple is fantastic and spectacular. I really...More

Thank champkis
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6 August 2016|
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Response from Jamie J | Reviewed this property |
I think you can rent a bike. But not good one. Because Mingun is not a civilize place. But you can rent a horse cab it's more fun.