Tour Name & Code: Home-stay overnight trek from Kalaw To Indein (TRT-KL06)
Tour Basic: Private
Validity: 01 October 2009 - 30 September 2010
Overview: An overnight trekking from Kalaw to Lake Inlepassing through the beautiful picturesque mountain sides and the gardens of tea leaf and cheroot leaf plantations as well as Inthar and Pa-o hilltribes' villages.>> see detail itinerary
Starting In: Kalaw
Distance & duration of Trek: 30 km - about 10-11 hours for return
Day-01: After breakfast, morning (08:00) am depart from hotel to the Baw Ning Gone Village which is located about 30 minutes drive by car. Trek to Kone Hla Village for about two and half hours by passing the paddy fields and vegetable gardens. Lunch at Kone Hla Village. Then, proceed to Pattu Pauk Village for about three hours walk. Then, continue trekking to Htee Thein Village for another 30 minutes. Overnight at the monastery in Htee Thein Village.
Day-02: After breakfast, depart back from Htee Thein Village at (07:00) am to Indein. During 5 hours trek, you will pass the four villages of Inthar and Pao Hill Tribes as well as cheroot leaf plantations. Visit ancient pagodas in Indein Vilalge. The boat will pick you up at Indein Village to transfer to your hotel.
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 Nyaungshwe or Lake Inle.