Trekking and Village Immersion in the Enchanting Land of Pa-O

Day Return Inle Lake, Shan State, Taunggyi Community Base Tourism, Pa-O, Shan State (CIT – Community Involved Tourism)

Tour Overview

Pa-O, Shan State (CIT – Community Involved Tourism): DR_Inle (Magyikone) – Hti Ne – Kakku – Taunggyi – Inle (Trek & Car)Welcome to the enchanting Pa-o region in Shan State, where pristine forests and majestic mountains await your exploration. This vibrant land is not only home to the Shan, Intha, and Pa-O communities but also a captivating haven for eco-tourism, brimming with a plethora of engaging activities.Nestled around the breathtaking Inle Lake, the Pa-O villages beckon travellers with their timeless charm. Immerse yourself in the captivating ambiance of Hti Ne, Inne, Loikaw, and Kakku, which promise delightful experiences for both tourists and locals alike.As you venture through these picturesque villages, you’ll be greeted by traditional Pa-O wooden houses that harmoniously blend with the vibrant landscape. The roads, adorned with an array of colorful flowers and bamboo fences, create a mesmerizing backdrop for your journey. Tucked away in the mountains, the region enjoys a pleasant temperature, offering a serene and tranquil environment that will soothe your soul.

Travel itinerary

  • Travel Itinerary

    Embark on an unforgettable trek, commencing at the enchanting Magyikone boat jetty on the eastern shore of Inle Lake. As you set foot on this adventure, marvel at the majestic, hazy mountain range that stretches across the eastern bank, painting the landscape in shades of mesmerizing blue.

    Prepare to be immersed in the rich culture of the region as you explore the traditional Pa-O village of Hti Ne, where time seems to stand still. Take a moment to unwind and savor a delightful lunch at the community lodge, nestled amidst the picturesque surroundings.

    But that’s not all—the journey continues with an opportunity to make a positive impact. Join hands with the local villagers in their reforestation efforts as you plant trees in the CBT village, contributing to the preservation of nature and fostering a sustainable environment.

    Immerse yourself in the vibrant traditions of the Pa-O community as you witness their remarkable hand-weaving techniques, producing an array of colorful textiles and traditional shoulder bags. Each piece tells a story, a testament to the rich heritage of this land.

    Next, a comfortable car awaits, ready to transport you on a scenic 45-minute drive to the awe-inspiring Kakku. This ancient pagoda complex, home to nearly 2500 stupas, holds immense spiritual significance for the local people, particularly the Pa-O ethnic group. These stupas vary in size and design, with some reaching heights of up to 40 meters (131 feet). The majority of the stupas are made of brick and plastered with stucco, adorned with intricate carvings and ornamental details. Experience the profound sense of devotion and tranquility that permeates the air as you explore this sacred sanctuary.

    As the day draws to a close, bid farewell to Kakku and embark on a relaxing journey back to Inle by car. Arriving at your hotel and staying overnight in Inle.


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