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If there’s one place in Myanmar that you should take the time to visit, it’s definitely Bagan.

The sheer scale of this ancient city is comparable to the leagues of Angkor Wat.

The latter may have more massive single structures but Bagan one-ups it with a landscape filled with thousands of pagodas and temples that are extremely scenic at sunrise and sunsets.

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Here’s a detailed Bagan travel guide with sample itinerary, budget, spots to visit, places to stay & more.

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Top-Rated Bagan Hotels & Hostels

Heritage Bagan Hotel

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Bagan Lodge Hotel

Splurge / New Bagan

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Amazing Bagan Resort

Splurge / Nyaung-U

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Sky View Hotel

Budget / Nyaung-U

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Ostello Bello Bagan Hostel

Budget Backpacker / New Bagan

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Ostello Bello Bagan Pool

Budget Backpacker / New Bagan

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