Discover Inle Lake with a Sustainable Canoe Ride

Day Return Inle Lake, Shan State Responsible Travel, Sustainability

Tour Overview

Discover the natural beauty of Inle Lake in a sustainable and responsible way by embarking on a tranquil canoe ride. With this boutique canoe service, you and a companion can peacefully glide through the water on an artistically decorated wooden canoe. As you explore the lake, you’ll be captivated by the charming stilt village of Pauk Par and its unique way of life. What’s more, this service is not only designed to provide you with a memorable experience but also to empower local women in the community. Supported by UK aid, this responsible tourism product contributes to the development of the floating village in Inle Lake, making it a socially conscious and fulfilling way to travel.

Travel itinerary

  • Travel Itinerary

    Discover the natural beauty and cultural richness of Inle Lake with a unique and socially responsible canoeing experience. This boutique service is designed to help the women’s community of Pauk Par earn extra income and preserve the natural environment by using traditional wooden canoes instead of motor boats.

    Embark on a 45-minute sail on the quiet waters of Inle Lake and explore its hidden gems with a knowledgeable guide. Admire the breathtaking scenery of the floating gardens and the lush vegetation that surrounds the lake. Marvel at the stilt village of Pauk Par, which is built entirely on the water and offers a fascinating glimpse into the daily life of its residents.

    Observe the local fishermen as they demonstrate their unique technique of rowing with one leg while balancing on the edge of the boat. Learn about the traditional fishing methods and the challenges faced by the fishing community in preserving their livelihoods in the face of modernization.

    As you paddle along the calm waters, you’ll have the opportunity to interact with the women who operate the canoes and learn about their experiences and aspirations. Through this experience, you’ll be making a positive impact on the lives of these women and their families while also supporting the sustainable development of the community.

    This canoeing experience is not just a leisurely activity but also a meaningful way to explore the natural and cultural treasures of Inle Lake while supporting the local community and protecting the environment.

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