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Remote Myanmar (Burma): Journey into the hills
15 days from £4,995pp
Get up close and personal with the tattooed Chin tribes.
Drive on rural tracks to untouched parts of the country.
Climb Myanmar's second highest mountain, Mount Victoria (Natmataung).
Trek in the Shan hills around Inle Lake.
- Inle Lake
- Nyaung Shwe
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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Day 1 International outbound flight
International outbound flight
Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Yangon.
Day 2 Yangon
Day 3 Yangon
This morning you will be taken on a walking tour of colonial Yangon visiting the former Post Office and Strand Hotel to name a few. Late afternoon your driver and guide will take you to visit the shimmering Shwedagon Pagoda as the sun sets, this will be followed by drinks on 19th Street - the perfect place to people watch in downtown Yangon.
Day 4 Bagan
You will be collected from your hotel and transferred to the airport where you will fly to Bagan. On arrival in to Bagan you will go on a tour of the city exploring some of the many temples and stupas that make it such a historical treasure. Towards the end of the day you will climb one of the larger temples to see the vast area that Bagan's architectural dream covers in time for the sun to slip behind the Ayeyarwaddy river and mountain pass.
Day 5 Bagan
Day 6 Mindat
You will be met by your driver and guide in a 4x4 jeep this morning and taken on the journey west in to the Chin Mountains. The journey is hard-going at times however extremely rewarding given the off-the-beaten track nature of the Chin State.
Day 7 Mindat
Day 8 Kanpetlet
Leaving Mindat this morning you drive through the Chin Mountain range to Mount Victoria. At base camp you will start the trek over the mountains with your guide to the summit of Mount Victoria. After completing the climb leave and drive on to Kanpetlet where you will spend the night.
Day 9 Bagan
Leaving Kanpetlet you drive back down the Chin Mountain range in to the lowlands. The journey is pretty rough and bumpy throughout, around mid-afternoon you arrive in to Bagan and your accommodation for some pampering!
Day 10 Kalaw
Day 11 Kalaw
Day 12 Inle Lake
Day 13 Inle Lake
Today you will go out on Inle Lake in a boat with your guide. Hopefully you will be fortunate enough to witness the famous leg-rowers and meet the Karen people, or as they are more commonly known, long-neck hill tribes.
Day 14 Inle Lake
Day 15 International return flight
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