The morning will be spent sailing as you enjoy the passing
countryside. A back of house tour and cooking class with our
Executive Chef will be available.
In the afternoon visit the pagoda sprinkled Sagaing Hill, an
important religious and monastic centre, home to some 554
monasteries and 6,000 monks and nuns. Here we will visit a Monastic
school and orphanage where you will have the opportunity to meet
some of the residents and understand the teachings of
Next, take in the views from the top of the hill on the terraces of
the Soon U Ponya Shin Pagoda before heading to Amarapura. Once
known as 'The City of Immortals', today, the leisurely
'clack-clack' from the looms of the cotton and silk weavers has
replaced the noisy bustle of this former capital. Finally, visit
the U Bein Bridge, a spectacular place to enjoy the sunset.
After sunset, return to the Sanctuary Ananda where a local
performance will be followed by dinner on board.