Search
Hotel Deals
date_range
date_range
map
Map &
Directions
mode_edit
Write a Tip
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
Inle Lake Full Day Tour
"A full day guided journey of Inle Lake and all of its charm await you today as you board your boat and cruise along the lake. You will have your own personal guide with you who will provide insight and history on the different villages and people who cal as the lake's shore and islands host various villages on stilts.On your journey you will witness local fisherman and their one of a kind skill used to glide across the lake. The unique technique of leg rowing where one leg is wrapped around the p a teeming market and an Intha village around the lake. The day also includes a visit to the Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda Inn Paw Khon Village and the Nga Phe Kyaung Monastery. After having time to experience these unique sights you will be guided back to finish off your day.""""A must experience on any journey to Myanmar the natural beauty and serenity of Inle Lake. A full day guided expedition by boat of the lake will have you witness the many different villages and ethnic cultures that inhabit the area. In addition to the stilt houses and locals you will encoun
From $36.00
 
2-Hour Sunset on Inle Lake
"You will be picked up from your hotel by boat and taken to the middle of the lake to view sunset over the Shan mountains. Take pictures of the local fishermen on their way home silhouetted by the falling sun. This will include the famous leg-rowing fishermen floating gardens and the villages on stilts. A stop will also be made at Paung-Daw-Oo Pagoda an important religious site in the Shan State. After the last rays have been and gone make your way back to your hotel as the temperature drops in time for dinner."""
From $11.00
 
Private City Day Tour of Bagan
"The day starts with a pick up from your centrally located hotel in Bagan a spectacular landscape stretching away from the Ayeyarwaddy River dotted with thousands of 800-year old temple ruins. Although human habitation at Bagan dates back almost to the beginning of the Christian era Bagan only entered its golden period with the conquest of Thaton in 1057 AD.The Bagan Archaeological Zone is a must visit on any trip to Myanmar and on this experience you will be led by our professional guide to some of this highlights. Visit th the stupa's graceful bell shape became a prototype for virtually all later stupas over Myanmar. Follow on to Gubyaukhyi Temple at Wetkyi-Inn originally built in the early 13th Century and repaired in 1468. Be amazed by the colorful paintings depicting the previous life of Buddha and the distinguished architecture making this temple an interesting site for a visit. The Ananda Pahto is largest
From $58.00

More Local Customs in Nyaungshwe

BURMESE SNACKS

I am not quite sure what they are called but you will see this type of snackfood on sale all over the country. Some are a little spicy or curry flavored but i enjoyed them There are lots of different...
davidjo's Profile Photo
davidjo
Mar 22, 2016

TRY A CENTURY EGG

While walking around the market i spied some strange looking eggs which turned out to be century eggs. A century egg is one that has been preserved in clay, ash, salt, quicklime, and rice hulls from a...
davidjo's Profile Photo
davidjo
Mar 22, 2016

Religious Custom

Almost or less, people of Burma are Theravada Buddhist and they do practise like all Buddhist a food culture related to their religion. I was at Remember Inn's restaurant where I took this buddhist...
AngMimi's Profile Photo
AngMimi
Apr 13, 2013

Let's go fly a kite.

Kite flying is undoubtedly big in Southeast Asia, and certainly in Burma / Myanmar. Nyaungshwe is no exception to this.Every evening the young (and not so young) gather in groups to fly kites. A...
planxty's Profile Photo
planxty
Jul 10, 2006

Wear a straw hat

Almost all of the locals that I saw that worked in the exposure of sunshine wore a straw hat which seemed very sensible to me! But here I was getting fried by the sun without a straw hat. You might...
herzog63's Profile Photo
herzog63
Apr 17, 2003

One Two Tree - Smile

Mostly all Burmese chewing betel nut leaf, so don't expect them to smile showing their teeth. A simple smile will do..
AngMimi's Profile Photo
AngMimi
Mar 10, 2013
 
 
Sponsored Listings

School Bus Nyaungshwe style

These kids happened to be passing under the only bridge that crosses the main canal just as I was walking over it.
herzog63's Profile Photo
herzog63
Apr 17, 2003

On the way to market

Most people that visit a market will be carrying 1 or 2 of these plastic toting bags. They are strong enough and light enough to carry a days supply of fresh food back home.
herzog63's Profile Photo
herzog63
Apr 17, 2003

Top Hotels in Nyaungshwe

Hotels
Mingalar Quarter, Nyaung Shwe Inle Lake , Shan State, Myanmar
Show Prices
Hotels
Haw Street, Nandawon Quarter
Show Prices
Hotels
West Kyaung Daw Road, Nann Pan Quarter, 11221
Show Prices
Hotels
82 Canal Rd, Win Quarter Inle Lake
Show Prices
Hotels
Nyaungshwe, Myanmar (Burma)
Show Prices

Top 5 Nyaungshwe Writers

davidjo's Profile Photo

davidjo

"NYAUNGSHWE, THE GATEWAY TO LAKE INLE"
View Member
planxty's Profile Photo

planxty

"Not Venice but not far off."
View Member
herzog63's Profile Photo

herzog63

"Nyaungshwe - Gateway to Inle Lake"
View Member
Avieira67's Profile Photo

Avieira67

"Nyaung Shwe"
View Member
AngMimi's Profile Photo

AngMimi

"Mingalabar Nyaungshwe"
View Member