Farming around Inle Lake (Half day Guided private tour)

Private & Custom Tours in Myanmar (Burma)
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Tour description

Get out in the fields and meet with the farmers of the lake. This leisure walk across the villages on the shore will lead you among rice fields and fields where you will give a hand to the farmers. Depending on the season, you will discover the different crops that grow around the lake.

Highlights • Encounter with the farmers of the lake • Easy walk among beautiful panoramas • Private guide • Discover another face of the lake: the life on the shore Your guide will arrive to your hotel on the Inle lake or Nyaung Shwe jetty if you are staying in Nyaung Shwe around 08.00 am to experience farming activity for the half day.This morning begins with an excursion to experience the traditional agricultural methods of the Inle Lake area. Take a scenic walk through Thalae U, a typical lakeshore village, to enjoy the scenery and observe the traditional ways of life here.Continue to Alae Myaung village, where the residents rely upon the fertile soil to grow an abundance of vegetables which are then later sold and distributed throughout the Shan State. With the lake to the east and the hills to the west, the setting is one of the most picturesque in all of Myanmar.Join farmers in the fields to pick vegetables and learn more about the day-to-day activities of these communities.Afterwards in the afternoon around 01.00 pm return to the lake shore where your boat is waiting to your hotel or Nyaung Shwe jetty by ending the tour

What's included

  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Transfer by private boat in Inle lake
  • Farming activity in Thalae U and Alae Myaung
  • Taxes and service charge

What's not included

  • All entrance fees
  • Personal expenses like foods and drinks etc.
  • Tips for guides and driver
  • Hotel transfer out of selected hotels only on Inle Lake by boat or Nyaung Shwe by private car
  • Any other services/items not mentioned in inclusions