Twante Day Tour

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( Day-Tour )

Pottery making site

Pottery making site

This tour gives you a glimpse of rural Myanmar life just a short distance from Yangon. Twante is an important center of the ceramics industry. Myanmar archaeologists discovered hundreds of ancient kilns near Twante. The ceramics found near Twante date from the 15th to the 17th centuries. There are still about 50 kilns in the area.

Tour Itinerary

Approx. 7 am, pick-up from hotel and drive to jetty. Take a local ferry across the river to Dala. Once across, approx. 1 hour drive by local taxi to Twante. The road is bumpy yet very interesting ride, which provides a glimpse of life on and along the famous Twante Canal.

Boat Taking along the Twante Canal

Boat Taking along the Twante Canal

A scenic landscape of vast paddy fields and small pagodas rising from the hillock amidst the fields are quite a contrast with Yangon with its noisy streets. Visit to Shwesandaw pagoda, Sandawlay pagoda( Ancient pagoda), Myanmar Ceramic Museum( Small museum), weaving textile factory at Shan Su village, seeing the  Ancient moat and city wall of  Twante, Lunch at local restaurant. After Lunch  visit to  Twante Market,

Display the ceramics at Myanmar Ceramic Museum

Display the ceramics at Myanmar Ceramic Museum

Pottery making site to  the village where earthen wear are produced and observe this very traditional craft. It is amazing to see potters using such big kilns and making pottery in a traditional way.And then  sight seeing by hired boat along the Twante Canal about 45 minutes. And then  High Tea at local Tea shop. In the evening about 04:30 pm, back to Dala city by taxi car. Taking ferry boat to Yangon . Transfer to your hotel.

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