The Hotel Umbra Bagan

The Hotel Umbra Bagan (also known as the Golden Express Hotel) sits inside five acres of landscaped and manicured gardens in Wet Kyi Inn Village making it the perfect base for exploring Bagan’s many ancient temples. From the hotel, it’s just a 15-minute drive to the airport, a 10-minute drive to Tharbar Gate and a five-minute drive to Old Town Bagan.


All of the hotels 57 rooms feature air conditioning, satellite TV and private bathrooms and offer pool or garden views. Deluxe, Grand Deluxe and Superior rooms all cater towards families, solo travellers and couples on a romantic gateway and for an extra treat, ask for a balcony room!

Onsite facilities

 In the gardens, you’ll find an inviting outdoor pool, a quaint gift shop selling handmade crafts and the Five Senses Spa where guests can enjoy therapeutic facials and body massages. After a day exploring the local temples, return to the hotel for an evening meal and choose from a menu of eclectic Chinese, European and Myanmar dishes.