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Sagaing

The capital city of the Sagaing division, the biggest silver smith city, the important Buddhist center, Sagaing is pleasant city to enjoy the peacefulness of spiritual life and discover the silver gems of Myanmar.

Sagaing

Sagaing is situated on the west bank of the Ayewarwaddy river and about 30 km to the south of Mandalay .It is the capital city of the Sagaing division with approximately 300 000 population .Historically ,it was also the capital city founded by the King Athinkayarsawyon in 1314 just after the great capital city Bagan dynastery'fall .The capital time was too short.As the principle city of Sagaing division, it has the universities, hospitals, monasteries .Moreover it has over 3000 pagodas and active trades.The most remarkable economy of Sagaing is the silver wares business and the pottery comes after it. Sagain hill is the most beautiful site in Sagain and as well as the most concentric religious center where there are Buddhist university and over 200 monasteries and nunneries. To see a number of the long walk way steps on the hill like the great wall of China, culture treasure of silver work, Sagaing should not be missed.

What to see in Sagaing:
Swan U Pone Nya Shin Pagoda
U Mhin Thone Sae
Kaung Mudaw Pagoda

What to do in Sagaing:
visit silver smith
visit pottery village

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