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Shan State Trekking with Elephant Camp and Replantion

"Yangon-Heho-Kalaw (Elephant Camp with Replantion) "

Overview

 

Time Destination Activity Meal
Day 1 Yangon Arrival Yangon B
Day 2 Kalaw Yangon-Heho-Kalaw (By Flight) B
Day 3 Kalaw Kalaw (Elephant Camp and Replantion) B
Day 4 Ywa Pu Kalaw – Myine Dike - Ywa Pu Trekking B
Day 5 Hti Thein Ywa Pu (Taung Yoe) – Khone Hal - Hti Thein Trekking B
Day 6 Inle Lake Hti Thein – Inn Dein - Inle Lake Trekking B
Day 7 Inle Lake Inle Lake (By Boat) B
Day 8 Ngwe Saung Beach Inle Lake-Heho (By flight) – Ngwe Saung Beach (By Car) B
Day 9 Ngwe Saung Beach Ngwe Saung Beach (Elephant Camp) B
Day 10 Ngwe Saung Beach Ngwe Saung Beach B
Day 11 Yangon Ngwe Saung Beach - Yangon (By Car) - Departure B

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival Yangon

Arrive at Yangon International Airport and welcome by our tour speaking guide. Transfer to hotel for check in. Proceed the tour sightseeing includes visit the old colonial-style city center with the gilded SULE PAGODA, strand road and Yangon Jetty by Car. And visit Bogyoke Aung San (Scott) Market, is the most popular market (close on every Monday & Public holiday) and where you can buy luxury item, handicrafts, food stuff, clothing, jewelry, fashion and consumer goods.

At afternoon, continue to Chaukhtatgyi (Reclining Buddha) Pagoda a colossal reclining Buddha, Karaweik Hall Royal barge on the Royal lake for photo stop and world famous Shwedagon Pagoda. Witness the golden dome light up sunshine at the sunset. Overnight at Yangon.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 02: Yangon-Heho-Kalaw (By Flight)

After breakfast, fly to Heho. Upon arrival at Heho, proceed to Kalaw. Kalaw is a former colonial British hill station on the western edge of the Shan Plateau in Myanmar and it is cool during the day and cold at night. There are many hiking trails amid gnarled pines and bamboo groves. Palaung Tribe Village is also famous for trekking and a narrow valley where the Palaung cultivate cheroot, tea, damsons and mangoes on the hill. At evening, transfer to hotel and overnight at Kalaw.

Day 03: Kalaw (Elephant Camp and Replantion)

After breakfast, the tour drive to Elephant camp in Magwe village, Arrival at camp, 05 minutes walk to get Light refreshment, continue to the river where elephant bath and you can join in feeding and bathing the elephants. Chance to see elephant families down in the valley with their bamboo houses. Exploration of the forest area on elephant back, opportunity to see butterflies, birds and orchids around our conservation area. Lunch at elephant camp and then you are free to explore the surrounding area with our local trekking guide. You are also welcome to join us by planting regional trees from our nursery in our forest recovery efforts. Returning to main camp by foot (10-20 mins) and drive back to Kalaw. Overnight in Kalaw.

Day 04: Kalaw – Myine Dike - Ywa Pu Trekking

The tour start from Kalaw for trekking. Firstly we will through village which is close by to Kalaw. Where the client’s can see the Avocado , Jack fruits, Coffee, Damson, Grape fruit trees, which were grown by the villagers then we will walk up hill through the ox-cart way to view point, passin throung some trees and bushes, when we are near the view point we can find the tea plantat ion. Lunch-break at view point with local breeze. And then we will walk himkha gone e village (Palaung) about one hour though some trees, and we will reach to railway track. Walking through track we will reach to myine Dike (Du nu) village. From Myin Dile along the railway,track to railway station.Then continue our way for (30) minutes to reach ywa pu (Taung Yoe) where we are going to have night stop.

Day 05: Ywa Pu (Taung Yoe) – Khone Hal - Hti Thein Trekking

After Breakfast, proceed to the village to la min (Pa – O) passing through some rice field, cabbages fields, Ginger fields then we continue to pin New (PA-O). Close to Pin New is Paw KAL village.(PA_O).From PAW KAL it will take about one hour to khone Hal (Da Nu) village. Passing through patato,chilli,sesame,Ginger, Corn Plantation and lunch time at khone Hal Village. After lunch we will walk to part to pauk (PA-O) village which will take about (2) hours. From Pat to pauk passing through the sesame plantation and bamboo groove we will reach to Hti thein village (PA-O) (30 minutes) In Hti thein: There is a huge spacious old architect style monastery where we are going to have a night –stop.

Day 06: Hti Thein – Inn Dein - Inle Lake Trekking

After breakfast the tour visit to Kyauk Su village (PA-O) and Nam Yoke (PA-O), and it is going down-hill to inn dein (Inthar ). We can see kidney beans to plantation at near Inn Dein. Lunch at in a small local restaurant. After lunch, we take a boat trip to Inle lake to make hotel check in. Overnight in Inle Lake.

Day 07: Inle Lake (By Boat)

Breakfast at hotel, the tour sightseeing for magical Inle Lake, which is located 1328 meters above sea level and 22 km long and 11 km wide. Highlights include the fisherman rowing in the one-legged style characteristic of Inle Lake boatmen and the gardens of grass and earth floating on the surface of this shallow lake used for growing vegetables. Besides the enjoyment of the scenery we can also visit the jumping cats monastery ,Phaungdaw Oo Pagoda,silk weaving village of Inpawkhon,cheroot making and other cottage industries. Overnight at Inle Hotel.

Day 08: Inle Lake-Heho (By flight) – Ngwe Saung Beach (By Car)

After breakfast, take a boat trip to jetty and then proceed to Heho airport for domestic flight to Yangon. Arrival at Yangon, continue drive by road to Ngwe Saung Beach. Overnight in Ngwe Saung Beach.

Day 09: Ngwe Saung Beach (Elephant Camp)

After breakfast, transfer to Elephant Camp near Ngwe Saung is 32km from the riverbank of Pathein and 45 minutes drive from Ngwe Saung. It was founded in 2000 and the camp has well-trained elephants to conduct elephant riding program in the forest. Walking in the jungle, hiking up and down steep hills and crossing streams on the back of these elephants are an excellent opportunity to observe and you can ride the elephant if you wish. At evening, back to hotel and overnight in Ngwe Saung Beach.

Day 10: Ngwe Saung Beach

After breakfast, free and leisure time at hotel. Overnight in Ngwe Saung Beach.

Day 11: Ngwe Saung Beach - Yangon (By Car) - Departure

After breakfast, drive back to Yangon. Arrival at Yangon, connect to Mingalardon international airport for your departure flight.

“WE WISH YOU AN ENJOYABLE JOURNEY”

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