For those looking to add a taste of adventure to a Myanmar tour, this three day guided soft trek is a great introduction to the culture and scenery
Head for the hills! Start your trek this morning after breakfast, heading through several villages where you will meet friendly locals and observe their traditional lifestyles. The scenery varies as you pass over peaks and down through valleys. Late this afternoon, reach a picturesque village of the Pa-O people where you’ll have dinner and enjoy a local homestay. (Trekking Time: 4 hours) Overnight at Nan The’ Le Te village.
With an early morning walk around the village you’ll see the farmers hard at work as they plant or harvest wheat, ginger and a variety of other crops. Then resume your trek, making your way to Kon Hla village in time for lunch followed by a short afternoon walk to Htee Thein. The walk today offers great views of the Shan Mountain Range and you’ll reach your overnight homestay in plenty of time to explore the village. (Trekking Time: 4 hours) Overnight at Htee Thein village.
The final day of trekking is mostly downhill and takes you to Inle Lake. Depending on the day, you will trek three hours to Indein or four hours to Than Daung to see the floating market. After three days of trekking, you’ll arrive on the lake shores and enjoy a relaxing boat trip along the waters, stopping for lunch in a stilted restaurant, before continuing to your hotel for check in. (Trekking Time: 4 hours)