General Information About Amarapura
• 11 km south of Mandalay is the town of Amarapura (City of Immortality).
• It was the capital of Konbang Dynasty at 18th century.
• It lies on the left bank of the Irrawaddy River.
• This town is famous of silk and cotton weaving even it’s also know as the weaving town.
• Place of interest are Pahtodawgyi Pagoda, U bein bridge (1.2km) longest wooden brigde in Myanmar, Mahagandayone Monastery and Kyauktawgyi Pagoda.