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2 days / 1 night Warr Gyi Myaung Trekking

Trip High Lights

  • Experience the fantastic landscape with different crops grown
  • Discovering remote hill tribe villages and real rural life
  • Warr Gyi Myaung Mountain also offers stunning view of Heho and Inle area.
  • There are Pa O, Taung Yoe and Danu hill tribe villages to be visited.
  • Different crops such as Cabbages, Cauliflowers, Wheat and Gingers are grown in the area.
  • The best time to go trekking is from October to January.


RemarksStart by car from Kalaw to the starting point (Tha Yet Pu village, 30 minutes, located on the way to Nyaung Shwe and Heho)

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Start directly from Heho air port to the starting point (Tha Yet Pu village, 30 minutes, located on the way to Kalaw). It is only possible, when the guest arrive to Heho with morning flight.

Day1 Kalaw – Tha Yet Pu- Kan Par NI- Waa Gyi Myaung
Day2 KWaa Gyi Myaung – Khaung Daing

Day 1.Kalaw – Tha Yet Pu- Kan Par NI- Waa Gyi Myaung

At early in the morning, you will be transferred by car to Tha Yet Pu village (30 minutes) where you will meet the trekking guide and start walking to Kan Par Ni village (1 ½ hours). Visit the different families of the village and see the pottery and black smith workshops. Lunch will be served at the monastery of the village. After lunch proceed to Waa Gyi Myaung village (located on the highest mountain of Inle lake region, 3 hours) through different villages of Taung Yoe, Danu and Pa O ethnic minorities.

Lunch and Dinner provided (prepared by your trekking guide).

Over night at village house or one of the monasteries.

Important remarks: The trekking is strenuous if one is not experienced. It is however not so much climb. The landscape is very attractive; you walk through areas that have not seen mass-tourism. We will transfer your main luggage by car to the Lake, so you need to carry light luggage for the 2 days only. Please bring warm clothes as it might be very cold during the night (minimum temperature can be 3 degrees Celsius in January, and 6-10 degrees Celsius in February but during the day it is warm with intense sun)
There is no electricity!
All meals during the tour are included. Please expect simple home cooking style, prepared by your trekking guide.
The porter(s) will be carry the bottled drinking water and provisions. Very basic overnight stay at local houses or Monasteries is available to you; only providing mats on the floor and blankets to cover yourself. There is no comfort at all. Myanmar style "bathrooms" and "toilets" can be used. No hot shower available, please bring your own towels if you have special needs, but we will provide basic towels on request. The accommodation is not even at the level of a guesthouse.

Day 2.Waa Gyi Myaung – Khaung Daing

After having very simple breakfast (prepared by your trekking guide) take the descending foot path to Kyauk Ngek village (1 ½ hours).Continue walking down hill to Khaung Daing village (located on the western shore of the Lake) through the forested valley (2 hours). Upon arrival to Kaung Daing you will be transferred to your hotel by boat.