Beyond the plate
Duration: 9 Days
Day 1 | Welcome to Bagan
After picking you up at the Bagan-Nyaung O domestic airport, we will take you straight to your homestay place. After settle at the homestay place, we will explore the village and have a conversation with villagers. In the afternoon, learn how to cook with local people and have lunch with local people. In the evening, we will have a cultural night with local people and have dinner. One night in a homestay.
Day 2 | Homestay
In the morning, we will go to the local market with local people and have some vegetables for a cook. After visiting the local market, we will go back to the village and cook for lunch. In the afternoon, have a lesson for a cooking class and enjoy your meals with local people that you cook for them. After that, learn about how to meditate at the village monastery and have a conversation about Dahama. In the evening, prepare for cooking class and have dinner. One night in a homestay.
Day 3 | Trip to Bagan
Have breakfast at the village, we will say goodbye to the host and drive back to Bagan. After that, we will check-in at the hotel and settle in the room. In the afternoon, we will visit one of the most unique architectural temple called the Ananda, the most massive temple called Dhamayangyi and the most perfect stucco curving temple called Htee Lo Min Lo. In the evening, watch the sunset on the hill and enjoy the beauty of ancient temples in Bagan. One night in Bagan.
Day 4 | Bagan
Today, we will leave the hotel around 9 AM and drive to the local market. In the market, you will have a chance to buy vegetables for your cooking class. After that, back to the local house and start cooking class. In the afternoon, play local traditional games with kids and teenagers. After enjoying your game activities with local kids, back to the hotel and relax. In the evening, back to the local house and cook for dinner, enjoy with them. One night in Bagan.
Day 5 | Fly to Eastern Myanmar
After landed at Heho airport in Shan State, we will drive straight to the hotel and check-in. After check-in at the hotel in Kalaw, we will visit a local house and be ready for the cook. After the finished the cooking class, we will have lunch with them and back to the hotel. In the evening, enjoy your sunset on the top of the mountain. Have dinner and sleep one night Kalaw.
Day 6 | Trek to homestay
We will check out from the hotel around 8:30 AM and will drive to the trek point. On the way to trek point, you will have a chance to visit some ethnic minority ethnic people and will have a chance to learn about the way of life. In the afternoon, settle into a homestay and have lunch. In the evening, walk around the village and prepare for dinner. One night at a homestay.
Day 7 | Trek to Inle Lake
Have breakfast at the homestay and will start trek to Inle lake around 8 AM. After trekking for four hours, have lunch at the traditional Inthar restaurant and enjoy local food. After that, take a short boat trip to your hotel and check-in. In the evening, walk around downtown and have dinner. One night in Inle Lake.
Day 8 | Boat Trip
Today, we will tour around the lake and learn about the culture of the Inthar people. Visit one of the noblest pagodas called Phaw Daw Oo. After that, visit the floating garden and the monastery which is over 100 years old. After touring around the lake, on the way to the hotel, we will stop by the traditional Intar weaving center and learn about the weaving process. Back to the hotel by boat and have dinner. One night in Inle Lake.
Day 9 | Fly to Yangon
In the morning, we will fly back to Yangon and catch your International flight back home. Our local guide will escort you to Yangon International airport and say goodbye to our wonderful local guide.
Price Include/No Exclude
- Entrance fee
- Guide Fee
- Accommodation Included
- Visa Fee
- Personal Expenses
- Travel Insurance
- Soft drink and alcohol
- Things do not show up in the “Included”