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$30 Day Trips & Excursions

Inle Like A Local half day tour

You will be picked up at your hotel at 7.30.a.m to join in the interesting half day tour discovering the Inle Lake like a local. First, you will be given a pair of Intha trousers and hat to get ready for your morning ‘like a local.’ Next, you will board your private motorboat provided convenient equipment ensuring your comfort. You will begin your tour with a visit to the morning market, which takes place 5 days per week. Coming here, you can have an amazing chance to meet not only Pa-Oh, Inthar and Shan people in their traditional clothes but also see the daily lifestyle of people coming from all over the lake's shores gathering here to buy and sell their wares. You should not miss a chance to stop at all the stalls to listen to the introduction of the local produce and goods for sale. Next, you can go across the lake, pass by floating villages to see unique stilted houses and floating gardens located from strips of water as well as watch the way the leg‐rowing fishermen balance their boats. In allowing time condition, you will also have time for a quick snack break at Khaung Daing village, which is famous for its delicious handmade soy bean crackers, tofu and other stunning treats. After that, you can head to the village of Inpawkhone to know more about the traditional techniques of weaving silk of Inthar people. The village of Inpawkhone is also famous for its weaving from the stems of lotus flowers, a process less consuming time resulting in high quality materials well-known throughout the country. In the midday, you can stop for lunch at a local restaurant, where you can sample delicious, traditional Inthar dishes while admiring these spectacular sceneries of the lake and its surroundings. Finally, you will be transferred to your hotel at 12.p.m. Time: 07:30 – 12:00

$70 Tours & Sightseeing

Inle: Full Day Bike and Longboat Ride Tour Including Lunch in Local Restaurant

After an hour of pedalling through undulating paddy fields and crossing canals, your Inle Lake adventure will take you for a relaxing dip at the Khaung Daing hot springs. We’ll then journey 10 minutes down the road to arrive at Khaung Daing village, famous for the locals' mass-scale production of traditional Shan foods such as tofu, soybean crackers and dried beans. Take a snap of a brilliant yellow field of split-pea tofu baking in the sunshine and show off your Burmese farm-to-plate credentials to friends back home.Next, we will descend the hills for a ridiculously scenic long-tail boat trip across the lake, where a traditional lunch will be waiting for you. Your hosts will serve up an authentic menu of tribal dishes, with a Shan or Intha set menu. Everything will be cooked using the Shan traditional cooking style and nearly all of the fruit and vegetables used in this small, local restaurant have been grown in their own floating gardens. After lunch, you can try canoeing by yourself in the compound or relax. Then it’s back to the boat for more opportunities to see the local fishermen at work, rowing their boats in the unique and iconic Inle style of twisting their leg around the oar.We will then take you back to Nyaung Shwe jetty, where your guide can recommend further things to see and do in and around this magical lake.