A bout the Inle lake

Book your tours and activities online for the top destination, Inle Lake located in the Nyaungshwe Township of Taunggyi District of Shan State. Explore Inle Lake region  for your holidays and discover the best time and places to visit.

Inle Lake lies in the cool, green hills of Shan State, an area of outstanding natural beauty and cultural diversity. For centuries the local (Intha) live in stilted houses built on the lake and even grow their vegetables on floating gardens. The Intha are famous for their unique style of rowing in which they stand on one leg while using the other leg to push the oar through the water.

A travelling market makes the round of several villages on the lake, completing a circuit every five days and offering visitors the best chance to see the people of the region gathered together, including the Shan, Pa-O, Danu, Taung-yo and Kayah. The Intha are also skilled in weaving colourful silk or cotton fabrics.

How to get there:  We can reach Bagan by train, by flight, and by road.

Top Attraction:  Unique beautiful lake, leg rowing boat, Phaungdaw U pagoda

Things to do:  Unique experience of boat ride in the lake, Full day sightseeing tour, Visiting local handicraft workshops, cooking class

Festival: Pagoda festivals and seasonable fesitvals (see more)

Souvenir to buy: Local produced products like traditional cloths, silver ware

Climate:   humid subtropical climate

Region Size:      166 sq km / 44.9 sq mil

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Best Season:All year round
Popular Location: Inle Lake, Indein

Tours in Inle Lake

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Kayan lady

    Cultural Journey Through Myanmar

    14 Days

    Visit Mandalay and the former Royal capitals | Explore the ancient temples of Bagan | Meet Kayan ‘long-necked’ women in Loikaw | Discover the stunning scenery of Inle Lake | Experience the splendor of Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon   Departure…

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    Trekking in Shan State

      Trekking Through Shan State: Kalaw to Inle Lake

      5 days

      Visit to Inle Lake from Mandalay for 5 days with tour guide. Traverse the rolling Shan hills on this trekking adventure from colonial Kalaw to awe-inspiring Inle Lake. Along the way wander through villages of welcoming local people from various ethnic…

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      Inlay Lake, Shan State

        Pindaya Trekking and Inle Lake

        5 days

        5 days trip to Inle lake via Pindaya with overnight trekking and to explore Pindaya cave and unique style of Inle lake. The tour include flight, transport and tour guide service.   Departure Time Pick up place As flight time…

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        Padaung lady

          Visit Inle Lake via Pindaya

          3 days

          A short visit to Inle Lake via Pindaya for 3 days. Explore to Pindaya and Inle lake with tour guide. All transportation, domestic flight, and accommodation are included.   Departure Time Pick up place 7:00 am (estimated) Hotel in Mandalay…

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          Myanmar Upper Land

            Myanmar Discovery

            18 Days

            This 18-day journey through Myanmar will take you from the cultural highlights of the central region to the natural delights further south. You will explore the country’s most popular destinations such as Bagan and Inle Lake, while also having the…

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            U Bein Bridge

              Myanmar on a Shoestring

              11 Days

              An affordable group tour which brings you to the cultural hotspots of Myanmar, including Mandalay, Bagan, Kayah State and Inle Lake.   Departure Time Pick up place Your arrival time Mandalay airport Duration Tour End 11 Days Mandalay Departure Grantee…

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              Myanmar Experience

                Myanmar Experience: 7 days

                8 Days

                A week’s experience in Myanmar during your holiday to explore the culture and nature, and to know the true essence of the graceful Mandalay, Inle Lake, and Bagan decently.   Departure Time Pick up place Your arrival time Mandalay airport…

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                Culture & Beach in Myanmar

                  Culture & Coast in Myanmar

                  14 Days

                  This is the perfect holiday for first-time visitors to Myanmar who want to experience the Golden Land’s authentic culture and the idyllic coastline of Ngapali Beach. Interactions with local people throughout make this tour one of the most immersive offers…

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                    Exploring throughout Myanmar

                    12 Days

                    This 12 days Group Sharing Tour is recommended for travelers who want to travel with other people. Travelers can save the budget as we arrange by bus for intercity transfer of the tour. This tour will cover Mandalay, Pyin Oo…

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