Tour Name & Code: 2 Days 1 Night Inle - Hti-Ne' - Kakku - Taunggyi Trekking Tour, Lake Inle (TRT-I05)
Tour Basic: Private
Validity: 01 October 2009 - 30 September 2010
Overview: This tour cover the Inle and Pa-o hilltribes villages located on the eastern bank of the Lake Inle. Highlights include passing through endless views of farms and fields and climbing up to the summit of the mountain range by a zigzag wa, the fascinating stucco works & styles, and description of the ancients Buddhist stupas. >> see detail itinerary
Starting In: Inle Lake
Distance & duration of Trek: 11 km - 5 hours in 2 days
Finish In: Taunggyi
Tour Type: Nature, Cultural, Pa-oh Ethnic Groups, Religious, Scenery
Day-01: After breakfast leave for Magizeik (10-min) by boat. Magizeik is and Intha village lays on the eastern bank of the lake also a good starting point for trekking trip to Pa-oh area. After trekking up about 4:30hours, passing through many Pa-oh villages such as Taotan and Hte-Ta-Mong and ete, would approached another Pa-oh village Hte-Ne'. The highlights would include passing through endless views of farms and fields and climbing up to the summit of the mountain range by a zigzag way. Stops would be made on the way at any convenient Pa-oh villages for refreshment, disposal and leisure break. Overnight would be made Hte-Ne' village -which said to be a view point over the lake and its environs. Would accommodate our clients at a headman's residence and dinner will follows with Pa-oh food.
Day-02: Pa-oh breakfast at the village follows by casual talks. Start proceeding the trip by descending down to Naung-Ke' another Pa-oh village. One good condition car from the village would be kept ready waiting at Naung-Ke village to continue the trip to Kakku pagoda complex. Arriving Kakku pagoda complex and would offer lunch at Hlaing Konn Restaurant. Highlights of visiting would include exploring the fascinating stucco works and styles and description of the ancients Buddhist stupas, lies in an area of one square kilometre. Departing Kakku by car to Taunggyi in the lake afternoon. As time permitted more Pa-oh villages could further be explored. By chance any 5 day's Market within the Pa-oh area could also be visited.
Visa: A Valid visa is required to enter Myanmar for all the nationalities. Visa can be apply at the Myanmar Embassies in abroad All the tourist visas are valid for 28 days and cost avrage of USD 20. Passports must carry a validity of 6 months beyond intended date of departure from Myanmar.
For those who live in the places and countries where the Myanmar Embassies or Consulates are not located, we are able to help you get the pre-approval letter for visa on arrival if you buy the tour services from us. For pre-approval visa it will take about minimum 30 days. After we get the pre-approval letter will email to you with attached file then show this letter to your airline for boarding pass. Visa fee is USD 20 which has to pay directly to Yangon airport immigration and one of our staff will meet and assist you at the airport on arrival.
Things to bring: Light clothes, slippers (please note that you have to take off your shoes at all the pagodas and temples in Myanmar when you enter the compound) and the medicines that you usually take for your health.
Health Precausion: No special precausion is needed
Insurance: Clients should take out medical and travel insurance.
Direction to meeting point: A representative will meet you at your hotel in Kalaw.