As the Captain blasts the fire above your head, you could feel the heat wash over you. And when you rose up and up into the sky, hundreds upon hundreds of Bagan’s majestic ancient temples slowly came into view. From that moment on your breath will be taken away and you will gaze upon the most incredible sight you'd ever seen. Myanmar (formerly Burma), is one of those places where you often feel like you've stumbled into a living edition of the National Geographic - famed for its beautiful natural heritages, a balloon flight over its dramatic landscapes should be definitely on your bucket list.
The sunrise view from hot air balloon of thousands of temples spread in the Bagan valley is one of the most impressive views to enjoy. Bagan was the capital of the first Burma kingdom from the 9th to 13th centuries. It has the largest concentration of Buddhist temples and ruins in the world. At its highest point, the area had more than 10 thousand temples, of which less than 3 thousand remain today.
Video: Milosh Kitchovitch
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