Scenic Sagar Voyage

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day tour

Tour Level: Relaxed / Easy

Tour Comfort: Budget

Tour Period: All day

10 hours    English    Inle Lake

tour highlights

  • Touring by boat on the lower part of Lake Inle
  • where the lake becomes almost a river
  • Visit Sagar for culture and traditional life-style of the ethnic Pa-O and Inthar Inhabitants

tour details

Explore the remote southern part of Inle Lake by boat, visiting Shan, Pa-O and Intha villages. The boat journey to Sagar is simply enjoyable and the impressive ruins of Sagar and the welcoming Pa O villagers will make this day memorable. Away from the normal tourist road, you will discover beautiful lake and lake shore sceneries.

Why choose this tour?

  • A scenic boat trip to the fascinating ruined pagodas of Sagar in the remote southern part of Inle Lake
  • Visiting the villages of different ethnics and cultures, where you will meet the lotus weavers, potters and rice wine makers

tour description

Travel by boat via Nampan to Sagar (approximately 2'bd to 3 hours) and Thakong, a rarely visited area in the southern part of Inle Lake. Explore one of the 5-day rotating market (if your visit coincides with the schedule) and Kyauktaing, a Shan village where earthenware pottery is produced.

Lunch at A Little Lodge, Samkar

At nearby Kyainkhan, visit a family who produce monk's robes made of fabric woven from thousands of lotus stems. In Thakong, observe local methods of producing alcohol fermented and extracted from bran rice. The day offers an insight into the unspoiled culture and traditional life-style of the ethnic Pa-O and Inthar inhabitants around Sagar. Enjoy the beautiful landscape, trees and numerous settlements dotted on both sides of the canal. Return to Inle Lake and go back to your hotel.

customise the tour

  • Shop some souvenirs at the local workshops
  • Unlimited photo opportunity during the tour


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


  • Inle Lake Zone Fee


  • Tour departure: daily from July to February
  • During this tour, you will be exposed to a lot of sun, do carry a hat and bring along sun cream.
Tour code: EXIFSSVB

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