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Nyaung Shwe, Burma (Myanmar)

Nyaung Shwe is the gateway town for those travelling onto Inle Lake. Despite being a tourist hub with a number of guesthouses and restaurants, the town is still a busy trading post for the villages on the lake.

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    Places near Nyaung Shwe

    Accommodation choices for Nyaung Shwe

    We’ve selected a range of accommodation options for when you visit Nyaung Shwe. Our choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your preferences.

    • Viewpoint Eco Lodge, Nyaung Shwe

      Viewpoint Eco Lodge


      Nestled between rice paddies and the main tributary leading from Nyaung Shwe to Inle Lake, the lodge has been sensitively built using local materials such as limestone, wood, mud and rice straw.

    • La Maison Birmane, Nyaung Shwe

      La Maison Birmane


      La Maison Birmane is a small and well-maintained property in Nyaung Shwe, which is built out of traditional materials, with bright and airy rooms that each have a small terrace.