Indein sightseeing and Kayaking (Full day Guided private tour)

Private & Custom Tours in Myanmar (Burma)
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Tour description

This day on the lake will be a perfect balance between sightseeing and sports. After a visit to the morning market, you will ride your private boat through small canals until your reach Indein Pagoda Complex. A walk among its hundreds of stupas will inevitably provide you with a deep sens of peace. You will then reach a quiet village of the lake for an exciting kayak excursion across the stilt villages and floating gardens.

Highlights • Private boat visit to Indein • Private guide • Unique kayak excursion on the lake • Exploration of villages on stilt at a leisure pace • Get lost inside the floating gardens Your guide will arrive to your hotel on the Inle lake or Nyaung Shwe jetty if you are staying in Nyaung Shwe around 09.00 am to explore Indein and kayaking activity for the day. A 1-hour boat ride down a small canal will take you to the Pa-Oh village of Indein, positioned on the western shores of Inle Lake. Take a leisurely stroll around the village before ascending to the top of a hill. Once you’ve arrived at the summit, you will be greeted buy an iconic Buddha image which sits enshrined among hundreds of stupa ruins and overgrown shrubbery.The Indein Pagoda complex is undoubtedly one of the most amazing sites around the shore of the lake and it consists of hundreds of small stupas which are overrun by moss and greenery. After sightseeing in the Indein, head to Taung Too and enjoy a scenic boat ride from your hotel until you reach the starting point (around 45 min depending on your location) of your kayaking adventure.Equipped with life jackets you will start kayaking southbound the narrow waterways of the lake. Feel close to nature as you move on the tranquil waters flanked by high mountains passing by small villages on stilts, vegetable farms and one leg rowing fishermen that have become the symbol of the local Intha tribe.Paddle in this beautiful nature; kayaking is definitely the best way to be close to it. Afterward, in the evening around 05.00 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
  • Kayak activity on the lake (Kayak Rental Fees incl)
  • Snacks and water
  • 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