• Overview

Enjoying Pa O CBT, Pa-O region, part of the Southern Shan State is rich in tourist attractions. There are legacies of ancient cultures, places for rest and relaxation, well-preserved forests and mountains with natural beauty suitable for eco-tourism. Three diverse ethnic groups the Shans, Pa-Os and the In this can also be found here, each with their own distinct cultures. Consequently, the region has every opportunity for Community Involved Tourism (CIT) activities, increase incomes from the tourism industry and bring benefits to the local population.

Pa O CBT                    Pa-O traditional dance with a client

Day Return Trekking Program

*** Focus:     Culture, Scenery, Sustainability *** Highlights:     Inle Lake, boat ride, panorama view, village lifestyle experience, traditional lunch, reforestation activity, Pa-O hand-weaving, Ancient Kakku Pagoda complex.

Pa O CBT Trekking starting point is at Magyikone boat jetty, on the eastern shore of the lake. The tour is a soft and hard trek to the summit where you can see the full scale of the blue and hazy mountain range on the eastern bank of Inle Lake. Visit the traditional Pa-O village of Hti Ne and the community lodge to enjoy your lunch there. After lunch, make your sweet memory and educate the local people through re-planting activity around CBT village will be included.

Then, continue your trip to spend your time by observing Pa-O hand-weaving of bright and colorful pieces of textiles and traditional shoulder bags. A car is waiting ahead ready to continue about 45 minutes to Kakku Pagoda complex. Kakku is one of the famous places, which is an ancient pagoda complex containing almost 2500 stupas. In Myanmar, the Kakku pagodas are worshipped as an important site of pilgrimage. In the evening depart from Kakku by car to Inle.

The option of Day Return Trekking Programs

-2 Days / 1 Night Trekking Programs

-3 Days / 2 Nights Trekking Programs

-4 Days / 3 Nights Trekking Programs

-5 Days / 4 Nights Trekking Programs