Day 01: Mandalay – Pindaya – Inle
In the morning our car will pick you up at your hotel after check out and transfer to Mandalay airport to take flight to Heho. When you arrive to Heho airport our tour guide is waiting you by holding your name board and meet you at the airport. Then proceed to Pindaya and get through farms, local villages, local people going to their daily works. Pindaya, there has a huge cavern where nearly 8,000 Buddha statues appearing and Shan parasol work place where you can also see how paper is made in a traditional way to a local used of small umbrella. Then a scenic route on the way to Inle lake travel through by a beautiful environment with a view of mountains and rice fields. Inle lake, the 32 km long and 6 km wide where the whole life of people are on and around the water play. Overnight at hotel in NyaungShwe
Day 02: Inle – Indein
Today our guide will lead you to visit Indein, one of the small villages of Inle lake located on the western bank of the lake. Then back to Inle lake and explore the lake and its tradition.
You will go to Indein along the narrow, foliage-cloaked canal winds through the reeds to the lakeside. You will see incredibly atmospheric despite the crowds. By climbing up with stairway you can see so many small Stupas (Zedi) most constructed in the 17th and 18th Centuries before reaching to the Shwe Inn Thein Paya. The most highlight is to see the local life at the rural village and distinguish Shan style small Stupas.
You can observe the daily life of the unique rower of local fisherman and ethnic people who inhabits on the Inle Lake for centuries and their traditional houses build on stilts. You will also enjoy fresh atmosphere of the lake cool water and beautiful scenery. This tour includes Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, local handicraft industries such as silver making, silk, cotton, lotus weaving factory, cheroots making etc. Overnight at hotel in NyaungShwe
Day 03: Inle– departure
Today is departure day and depending on your request where you have to head again from inle, Shan State. We will provide the appropriate proposal for your flight ticket booking (or) if you would like to continue with other short package from us. Airport transfer to Heho will be arranged by Myanmar Upper Land.