Explore ancient Ava (Inwa),
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An ancient capial on the banks of the Irrawaddy River near Mandalay, with fascinating relics and a rich royal history, Ava held power in Myanmar (Burma) for almost 500 years.
Even after having been destroyed and rebuilt numerous times over the centuries, Ava continues to exude a regal sort of charm. It’s best explored by horse-drawn cart, which is possible on most tour's we arrange. Sit back and travel in style to some of the city’s most significant destinations: the Yadana Hsemee Pagoda Complex, Maha Aung Mye Bon Zan monastery, and of course the palace ruins.
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