Mt.Popa

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Meaning 'flower' in Sanskrit, this solitary peak, coming out of an extinct volcano and home of the (nats), the Myanmar spirits worshipped still today, is defined as the "Olympus of Myanmar". Rich in legends, Mount Popa is an ethereal place, especially during April when the Nat festival attracts thousands of pilgrims. An easy trip from Bagan or just a stop from Yangon.