Inle Lake Things to Do

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  • 1. In Phaw Khone Weaving Workshop

    This was not in our "to do" list. But the boat 'driver' decided that was a must for us (I will write later about that driver). All in all, it was a nice experience, not as much as tourist trap as we...

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  • 2. Sagar Village

    Sagar is a ruined royal capital with ancient monasteries and pagodas at the southern end of Inlay Lake. It was built in 1479 and the population is about 1300....

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  • 3. Phaung Daw U Pagoda's Festival

    This is the most holy of all Shan State celebrations. Annually, during the month of Thadingyut, from Septembre to Octobre, a 18 day Pagoda Festival is held,...

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  • 4. Natural Hot Springs

    I was travelling around by bicycle and I was looking for the Kahung Daing Hot Springs. When I arrived here, a guide invited me to visit the thermal pools in the...

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  • 5. Canoe Trip

    I was just cycling around and have decided to go as far as Maing Thauk, the tomato plantation village. When I arrived at this place, I took the wooden bridge...

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  • 6. Boat trip in Inle Lake

    Somebody told me it was possible to travel by boat in Inle lake with locals. I tryed to make this, but I have found it impossible without knowing the local...

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  • 7. BRING SOMETHING WITH YOU FOR THE CHILDREN

    GIFTS FOR KIDS Before leaving for Myanmar (burma) I stopped by a supermarket in Bangkok and purchased a bunch of pens , small note pads, coloured pencils and...

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  • 8. Inle Lake Trek

    During our trip to Burma, we spent a few days at Inle Lake. Like most tourists visiting the area, we spent a day on the lake in a long tail boat. We enjoyed...

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  • 9. Support unique local crafts

    Inle Lake is full of tribespeople trying to survive based on traditional crafts such as weaving cloth. One unique product of Inle lake is making cloth from the...

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  • 10. Life around the lake.

    It´s very pleasant to see the farmers way of life on the lake. Long boats transporting villagers, people fishing, harvesting. Small villages along the way with...

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  • 11. Floating gardens.

    Inle is also famous for its special style of aquaculture; the famous floating gardens. Located north of Nampam Intha village farmers grow vegetables, tomatoes...

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  • 12. Lotus Flower textile.

    It´s a common stop on the journey through the lake to visit a weaving workshop in the town of In Phaw Khone, where you can see all the complex creation and...

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  • 13. Intha Fishermen, leg Row.

    The water hyacint (not nature to the lake) is a big problem for the fishermen, that´s why they use their legs to row. They stand on one leg rowing with the...

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  • 14. Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery (Jumping cats show).

    After visiting the beautiful shrines and statues of the monastery, we were ready for the show. 15 cute cats wandering around the visitors (some of them very...

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  • 15. Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery.

    A 18th century monastery built on teakwood on stilts over the lake, its located on the eastern side of it. A dark structure that contains a very interesting...

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  • 16. Boat trips, hiking and fantastic landscape

    A canoe trip through the canals that lead to Inle lake is great. I got mine arranfe from Teakwood Hotel. My "canoeist"/guide for the day was "ya'jo". While you...

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  • 17. Watch the leg-rowing competitions !

    Inle's most unusual feature is its extraordinary 'leg-rowing fishermen' who have developed an original, eccentric method of rowing their small boats with one...

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  • 18. Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda Festival every year !

    The beauty and mystery of the Inle-Lake region is enhanced by a relgious festival, celebrated by all surrounding villages, that can be reached by boat.The 5...

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  • 19. Long Neck Women

    We actually didn't have much of a choice about seeing the women with the stretched necks at a shop on Inle Lake. It was one of the places our boat driver took...

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  • 20. Jumping Cat Monastery

    Nga Phe Kyaung is also known as Jumping Cat Monastery. The monastery is located on Inle Lake and will probably be a part of any boat tour. Just to be sure you...

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  • 21. Boat trip around Inle Lake

    Taking a boat trip around Inle Lake is a must do activity. These can be arranged by guest houses and are quite reasonable in price ($10US per person). The trip...

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  • 22. Places to visit in Inle Lake

    When you visit to Inle Lake, get hire the boat and first one hour boat trip to begin your sightseeing. So surely you need the scraf and hat! Put on sunscream...

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  • 23. Padaung (long neck) women

    Though the well famed "long neck" Padaung women don't live here, some of them have settled in the lake mainly acting as live attraction for this tribe. They are...

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  • 24. Nga Phe Chaung Monastery

    Nga Phe Chaung Monastery was almost our last stop before returning back to Nyaung Shwe. This is a 250 years old monastery, the oldest in the region. Despite the...

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  • 25. Jumping cats!

    At the Nga Phe Chaung Monastery, which is a popular dock for the motor boats, there is a special attraction. This monastery is famous for the "jumping cats"!...

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