Yangon – Loikaw – Kalaw – Pindaya – Nyaung Shwe – Inle Lake - Yangon 05 Days/ 04 Nights
Kan Khona Sint (Loikaw)
Pan Pat Village (Loikaw)
Kyat Gu (Loikaw)
Early in the morning, move to Yangon Domestic airport to catch a flight to Loikaw. Upon your arrival at Yangon, Move to Loikaw City. Check in at hotel. After that, driver 30 minute to Kan Khona Sint (which mean 7 layers of pond). Then Move to Kyat Gu (Spirit Cave in local language), which is famous for big stone coffin. No one know why there is big stone coffin or who put it in or how’s it happened. After that, check out Htee pwint kan (Legend is, If you are lucky, you will see umbrella shape in the lake ) Ngwe Taung Sel (Dam) and Taung Kwel Pagoda( split mountain pagoda in local language. It is famous for amazing route to climb on the mountain. Head back to Hotel and over night at Hotel in Loikaw.
After Breakfast at hotel, Before going to Kalaw, Check Pan Pat Village and Law Pita Waterfall (which was used to be only one water turbine electricity power plant in Myanmar). After that move to Kalaw. (4 hour drive in normal weather condition). Upon your arrival at Kalaw, head to hotel and check in. Moving around kalaw and Nice weather at Kalaw Which is famous of Pine Hill Tree and a unique settlement that is situated on the perimeter of the Shan Plateau, which serves as a bazaar for many ethnic groups from the surrounding regions. Overnight in Kalaw.
After Breakfast at Hotel, Move to Pindaya which is a quiet town on the banks of the serene Botoloke Lake. Home to the local Danu people, Pindaya can only be reached by small and windy roads which snake their way through mountain ranges from Mandalay, Inle Lake, or Bagan. Visit the renowned Pindaya caves, a unique site housing thousands of Buddha images estimated to have been formed more than 200 million years ago. The opening of the cave involves a walk past the Shwe U Min Pagodas – giant white stupas which climb out of the ground.
In the afternoon you will take a scenic drive to Nyaung Shwe (90 km – 2 ½ hours), gateway village to Inle Lake. Be sure to stop in at the teak monastery of Shweyanpyay to witness the intricate wood carving artwork and craftsmanship of the monks there. Upon reaching the edge of the lake, you will board a wooden motorized boat and head out onto Inle Lake, where your hotel is located. Overnight in Inle Lake.
After breakfast at hotel, Sightseeing around Inle Lake excursion to Inle lake by boat. Upon reaching the edge of the lake, you will board a private motorboat and begin heading out onto Inle Lake, one of Myanmar’s most spectacular and breathtaking sights. Along the way you will pass several villages that are built on stilts over the lake, which are inhabited by the local Intha people. Observe the daily activities of the local leg-rowing fishermen and see their ‘floating gardens’, which are built up from strips of water hyacinth, earth and anchored to the bottom of the lake with bamboo poles. You will also visit Nga Hpe Chaung Monastery, which houses loads of early Shan Buddha Images. This particular monastery is also famous for its unique ‘jumping cats’ which have been trained to jump through hoops in mid air. Then you’ll continue on to Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, the lake’s main haven, which contains five sacred images of Buddha decorated in gold leaf. Don’t miss to explore the local crafts of Inle Lake with a stop at the weaving village of Inpawkhone and a cheroot factory, where traditional Burmese cigars are handmade. Overnight in Inle Lake.
In The Morning, Sightseeing start to Indein Village and exploring around Indein, In Good time, Heading back to Nyaung Shwe and Catch flight back to Yangon. Arrival at Yangon airport. Overnight in Yangon.