Welcome to Chin State

Southern Chin State is already attracting visitors intent on hiking up Mt Victoria, the state's highest peak, and trekking to the villages around the hilltop town of Mindat. But northern Chin State remains mostly virgin territory for foreigners. Don't expect much in the way of comfort here. Instead, revel in a land that looks like it's barely been touched by human hands.

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Mount Victoria Expedition 7Day 6Night

DAY1: Arrive to Bagan airport–sightseeing in Bagan MEAL: -/-/-Transfer to domestic airport in for your flight to Bagan. Upon arrival in Nyaung Oo airport, transfer to the hotel. Visits SHWEZIGON PAGODA. Go to GU BYAUK GYI at Wetkyi Inn village. Next stop is HTILOMINLO, ANANDA TEMPLE, and THABYINNYU TEMPLE. Visit DHAMMAYANGYI TEMPLE. Visit MYINKABA village, MANUHA TEMPLE, and NANBAYA TEMPLE. Overnight stay in Bagan.DAY2: Bagan–Mindat in Chin State MEAL: B/-/-Drive to Mindat first crossing the Ayeyarwaddy River and then continuing to Pauk, Kyatko and finally climbing up to Chin Mountains and Mindat town. Overnight at hotel in Mindat.DAY3: Mindat–Trek to Chin Village-Mindat MEAL: B/-/-Visit to Mindat main market. Continue to a weaving center and a little museum showcasing Chin items. Trek to Chin Villages around Mindat. Return to Mindat. Overnight at hotel in Mindat.DAY4: Mindat–Kanpelet   MEAL: B/-/-Drive to Kanpelet by passing through Kangyi & Saw. Arrive Kanpelet and transfer to the guest house. Explore Kanpetlet and adore the views over plains of Magwe Region. Visit local market for last interactions with locals. Enjoy your day in hill town of Kanpetlet. Overnight at hotel in Kanpetlet.DAY5: Kanpelet–Mount Victoria    MEAL: B/-/-Today venture the trek to Mt. Victoria. Drive to a short drive to the base camp to explore and trek to the peak of Mount Victoria. Visit the Natmataung National Park. For road condition, the car can go quite near to the 2nd base near to the peak, so that you have to climb only about 8 km by feet it will take about 2 ½ hours. Return to the second base-camp on Mount Victoria. Drive back to Kanpetlet. Stay overnight at hotel in Kanpelet.DAY 6:  Kanpalat–Bagan     MEAL: B/-/-Drive back to Bagan. En route we will travel through the regional hubs of Saw Seikphya before crossing the Ayeyarwaddy River to Chauk town. We will reach Bagan late afternoon transfer to the hotel. Overnight at hotel in Bagan.DAY 7: Bagan MEAL: B/-/-Time is your own leisure until transfer to the Nyaung Oo airport for departure.END OF SERVICE.

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