Trekking Adventure on Hsipaw’s Hidden Trails

2 Days - 1 Nights Hsipaw, Pankam, Shan State Off The Beaten Trails

Tour Overview

Take a mesmerizing adventure via the Hsipaw trek to get away from the busy crowds and lose yourself in the peace of less traveled paths. As you travel through breathtaking sceneries adorned with lush green hills, seasonal agriculture plantations, and evergreen paddies, this excursion gives you the chance to take in the natural splendor of the Shan highlands. You will pass through quaint Shan villages along the way, some of which are home to the Palaung hill tribe and offer a fascinating look into the daily lives of these ethnic minorities. You will have the opportunity to stay in conventional homes inside these communities to guarantee an authentic experience. With a range of trekking options available, catering to both beginners and more seasoned adventurers, you can tailor the journey to suit your individual travel style.

  • Please ensure that you have an average level of physical fitness for all trips. Before booking, kindly consider the suitability of the event or activity. It is your responsibility as the client to assess your fitness level for a specific trip. If you have any doubts or concerns, we encourage you to contact our guide and discuss them beforehand. Additionally, it is essential to inform the guide of any medical conditions, illnesses, or disorders that may be relevant for safety purposes or could potentially be aggravated during the tour. Your safety and well-being are our top priority, and open communication regarding your physical condition is crucial.

    1. Backpack (20L): A backpack of appropriate size to carry your essentials and personal belongings during the trek.
    2. Hiking shoes (waterproof): Sturdy and comfortable hiking shoes with good traction are essential to navigate various terrains and provide protection for your feet. Waterproof shoes are recommended to handle wet conditions.
    3. Windbreaker: A lightweight, windproof jacket or windbreaker is useful to protect against gusty winds and sudden weather changes.
    4. Trekking shorts & pants: Pack lightweight and quick-drying trekking shorts and pants for flexibility and comfort during the trek.
    5. Trekking t-shirt or shirt: Choose moisture-wicking and breathable fabrics for your t-shirts or shirts to keep you cool and comfortable during the trek.
    6. Gloves: Depending on the weather and altitude, consider bringing gloves to protect your hands from cold temperatures or rough terrains.
    7. Trekking socks: Invest in high-quality trekking socks that provide cushioning, moisture-wicking, and blister prevention for long hikes.
    8. Sunglasses: Protect your eyes from the sun’s glare and harmful UV rays by wearing sunglasses with UV protection.
    9. Hat: A wide-brimmed hat or cap helps shield your face and neck from the sun, providing protection and shade.
    10. Sunscreen: Apply and reapply sunscreen with a high SPF to protect your skin from sunburn and harmful UV radiation.
    11. Hiking poles: Hiking poles can provide stability, support, and reduce strain on your joints during challenging treks. Consider bringing a pair for added assistance.
    12. Headlamp: A headlamp is essential for evening or early morning treks or any low-light situations, allowing for hands-free illumination.

Travel itinerary

  • Day 01: Hsipaw – Pankam – Manhunwet (L, D)

    Begin the day with breakfast at the hotel before beginning on a gentle hike lasting approximately an hour. Enjoy the scenic views of fields and countryside landscapes as you make your way towards a picturesque Shan village. Traverse tea plantations until you reach Manhunwet, a charming Palaung village that serves as today’s destination. Take the opportunity to explore the village and engage with the friendly locals.

    Spend the night at a local homestay in the village.

    Note: The total duration of the trek is approximately 6 hours.

    Launch included
    Dinner included
  • Day 02: Manhunwet – Hsipaw (B)

    Start your day with a satisfying breakfast before commencing the second leg of the trek. This section is mostly downhill and relatively easier compared to the first day.

    Follow the trail downwards for several hours, passing by tea plantations. Along the way, take breaks to appreciate the breathtaking mountains and surrounding forests.

    Return to your hotel in Hsipaw at the end of the trek.

    Note: The total trekking time for this day is approximately 6 hours.

    Breakfast included

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