Myanmar

Essential Inle Lake by Boat

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day tour

Tour Level: Relaxed / Easy

Tour Comfort: Standard

Tour Period: Morning / Afternoon

tour highlights

  • Half day boat trip on Inle Lake by observing floating vegetation and fishing canoes
  • Visit to Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, the holiest religious site in southern Shan State
  • Visit Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery, one of the oldest monastery on the lake

tour details

Touring the lake along the floating gardens to visit lotus weaving centres and workshops. Enjoy a day of leisurely travel on Inle Lake. With its calm waters dotted with floating vegetation and fishing canoes, the lake is a photographer’s dream.

tour description

Start your tour to enjoy a half day boat trip on Inle Lake - a photographer's dream. Its calm waters are dotted with floating vegetation and fishing canoes, to which scenic hills provide the perfect backdrop. See the lake's unique 'leg rowers' - Inthar fishermen who row standing up with one leg wrapped around a single oar, leaving their hands free to manipulate the conical fishing net. Stop at Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, the holiest religious site in southern Shan State.
Pass endless floating gardens, where Intha lake dwellers grow fruits and vegetables. Continue by boat to visit Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery, one of the oldest on the lake, where you can see exquisite Buddha statues which are more than 200 years old. Return by boat to your hotel in Inle Lake.

includes

  • Transfer from/to hotel
  • Boat
  • English speaking local tour guide
  • Filtered drinking water and wet towels during the tour

excludes

  • Inle Lake Zone Fee
  • Meals
Tour code: HEHDIHIT

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