9 Days / 8 Nights (The tour can be flixible to meet your requirments)
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Arrive Yangon with the morning Flight. Meet at the Airport by our English speaking guide who will bring you to the Hotel and show you the highlights of Yangon. The center of Yangon, Sule Pagoda, walk down to Yangon River to see the busy harbor area. Under shady trees, stop alongside Kandawgyi Lake to take photographs over the Lake towards Shwedagon. Visit Chauk Htat Gyi Pagoda to see a huge reclining Buddha image. Enjoy the sunset at Shwedagon Pagoda, famous world wide - its golden stupa is the 'heart' of Buddhist Myanmar. Overnight Yangon.
Transfer to Airport to take a flight to Kyaing Tong, near the Thai border with a beautiful Naung Ton Lake. Arriving in the afernoon at Kyaing Tong, half an hour drive for sight seeing at a Palaung Tribe Village to see the different clans with different costumes. The period coincides with their harvesting of paddy from the fields and can watch some procedures they perform there.Some peculiar customs can also be witnessed there.The most astonishing site is the people wearing the head gears made of Silver!
Depending on the time available, can browse the village to see the daily chores and their life style. Overnight Kyaing Tong.
In the morning, an hour's drive will arrive at an "Akhar" Village, near the base of a hill at the Kyaing Tong environs.... Drop in at Akhar as well as "Unn" Tribe Villages..... During the approximate 3 hours of light trekking.
The villagers are animists and still have some weird traditions. Can come across their witch doctors spiritual shrines and their unique way of staining all their teeth in black.
Then drop in to see the village alcohol distillery , distilling the fermented rice into alcohol, a typical Shan Alcohol Drink...... then enter the town watching the serene beauty of the legendary Naung Tong Lake.
Overnight Kyaing Tong.
Morning Flight to Heho. Our local guide and car will accept at the Heho Airport and take a drive to Kalaw, a hilly station town with a pine forest. Typical old English cottages remain there in a very cool pleasant climate augmenting the pleasance with a sweet pine and eucalyptus fragrance. Right in the centre of Kalaw is Aung Chan Tha Zedi, a glittery stupa and the town market is also worth a browse with several stalls. Take a short walking tour of centre town to visit the local market and colonial buildings.Overnight Kalaw.
Trekking starts in the morning from Kalaw to the village of Baw Hnin Gone. Trekking guide and porters supplied all the way down to Indaing. Further to the village Htee-Thein village where the population belongs to Pa-O tribe. Here, eat dinner and stay in the monastery.
At one time the trekking trip ends in the village Indein, located on the western shore of Inle Lake and is famous for, among other things the hundreds of small stupas in the Shan style from the 13-15 century. And here comes some tourists, so there is a large supply of souvenirs and artifacts along the trail that leads up to the big pagoda. Then by boat across the lake to where the hotel is located. Overnight Inle.
After breakfast, excursion on the lake by boats. A rare opportunity to come across the natives rowing the boats with one leg wrapped around the oar. Gold and Silversmith workshops at Ywama village, floating market, cheroot making at Nan Pan Village and continue to Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda. In the afternoon, visit weaving centers, floating garden and the "Jumping Cat Monastery". Overnight Inle
Transfer to Airport to take a morning flight to Yangon. Strolling in the downtown area and visit the Scott market also known as Bogyoke Market. Handicrafts, fabrics, wood carvings, paintings, souvenirs will be available there. A drive further to World Peace Pagoda and a drive around the Mahapasana Cave where the Buddhist Scriptures were chanted as the sixth time in the World in the early ‘50’s.
In the evening, visit China Town area where food and vendors can be found. Overnight Yangon.
Car and guide will pick you up at the Hotel and transfer you to Yangon International Airport for Yangon Departure