Sagyin ” Marble Village ” in Mandalay , Myanmar

A visit to the hidden village of Stone Sculptors !! A visit to the village of stone sculptor “ Sagyin Village located on the banks of the Ayeyerwady River in Madaya Township, about 30 miles (46 kilometres) from Mandalay where to observe the art of Pantamault (the art of sculpting with stone) Pantamault “ The art of carving stone and marble, is one of Myanmar’s oldest traditional crafts. For generations, artisans have cleaved slabs of alabaster from the mountain quarries in Sagyin, which translates to marble, and brought the boulders to local workshops and the streets of Mandalay 30 miles ( 46 kilometres) south. How to travel : Interested visitors are suggested to take the private van from Mandalay .Probably it might cost around 25,000 Ks ( $ 22 ) for return trip . just request the hotel receptionist of  hotel where you are staying .
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