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Hponkanrazi Trekking Tour

SST Eco-N-008/10 ( 14-Days/13-Nights )

Tour Highlights

Mt. Hponkanrazi in Kachin State
Mt. Hponkanrazi in Kachin State
  • Trekking to the snow cap mountains of the most northern part of Myanmar
  • Seeing and enjoying the unspoiled nature, flora and fauna of the southern part of Himalayan mountain range,
  • Experiencing the culture of the Rawan hill tribes.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival, transfer to respective hotel, Overnight stay in Yangon.

Day 2: Yangon city tour. Visit to world famous Shwedagone pagoda, Chaukhtagyi reclining Buddha image, China town, Sule plaza, Bogyoke market and Sunset at Nanthida jetty. Overnight stay in Yangon.

Day 3: Fly from Yangon to Putao. Transfer to Putao market to collect some food, Porters, and local guide. Evening trek to upper Shangaung village. ( 4 hrs ) trek. Overnight stay at village (at local house).

Day 4: Trek to Wasadam village. ( 8 hrs ) trek. To pass the 4000 feet sea level Kyauksanetaung mountain. Evening arrive to Wasadam village. The village have 25 houses and the Rawan hill tribes are live at there. Overnight stay in the village (at local house).

Day 5: Trek from Wasadam to Ziadam village, ( 6 hrs trek ). To pass the Awadam, cross one suspension bridge near Wasadam village. Evening arrive to Ziadam Rawan village. There are about 20 houses and this is the last village to Phonganrazi snow capped mountain. Over night stay in village (at local house).

Day 6: Trek from Ziadam village to Thitpingyi camp ( 6.30 hrs trek ). To pass the Chaungsone camp, lunch at there. Evening arrive Thitpingyi camp. To prepare the tent and over night stay in the camp.

Day 7: To trek to Khanhtaukmyint camp. ( 5 hrs trek ). The way is gradually up and to cross the thick and big trees covered forest. Late afternoon arrive to camp. Prepare the tent and overnight stay at the camp.

Mt. Hponkanrazi trekking tour
The way to Mt. Hponkanrazi

Day 8: To trek to the Yekesa camp. ( 6 hrs trek ). The up slope trek and the start of the snow falling is from here. Its located at 8330 feet sea level. set the tent on snow. Overnight stay in camp.

Day 9: Trek to peak ( 11219 feet sea level ), ( 3 hrs trek ). Its is always snow capped from November to April. In July and August, all snow is melt and can see the bloom of the wild orchids and others wild flowers. Evening trek back to the Khanhtaukmyit camp. ( 4 hrs trek ). Overnight stay at camp.

Day 10: Trek down to Ziadam village. ( 8 hrs trek ). To pass the Thipingyi camp and Chaungsone camp. Then proceeded to Ziadam village. Evening arrive back to Ziadam village.

Day 11: Trek back to Wasadam village. To choice the different ways. To pass the Kalan village ( 3 miles from Ziadam village ). Then to pass the Lonnatdam village ( 5 miles from the Kanlan village ). Evening arrive to Wasadam village. ( 3 miles from Lonnadam village ). Overnight stay.

Day 12: Trek back to upper Shangaung village. Evening arrive back. Proceeded to Putao by jeep. Check in to Ganlanrazi guesthouse. Over night stay in Putao.

Day 13: Fly back to Yangon. Transfer to respective hotel, free at leisure in Yangon. Overnight stay.

Day 14: AM free at leisure, PM transfer to Yangon international airport for departure.