6 Days 5 Nights Long-Neck Kayah Tour
KY-1 (Yangon – Nay Pyi Taw – Kayah – Yangon)
Day 01: Sightseeing in Yangon
Meet at the hotel by our staff and will proceed to our first attraction, Sule Pagoda: surrounded by old colonial buildings and MahabandulaPark. Then, walk to Bogyoke Market (Formerly, Scott Market) for shopping. After that, lunch at the restaurant and go back to hotel to take a rest.
In the evening, we will visit Karaweik Palace, replica of the royal barge used by Myanmar Kings. Then, we will proceed to Shwedagon Pagoda, one of the most famous destinations in the world for its history and architecture. After that, complete our first day tour at China Town, an active evening life in Yangon. We will have our dinner there and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02: Yangon – Nay Pyi Taw – Loikaw
Early in the morning, breakfast at hotel and will start our trip to Kayah State. On the way, we will rest at 115 miles camp for light snacks. Then, we will look around Nay Pyi Taw and have lunch there. Then, we will continue our trip to Loikaw and stop for a rest halfway at Kalaw for about 30 minutes. Dinner at Kalaw . After that, we will arrive to Loikaw around 22:30. Overnight stay at Hotel Loikaw.
Day 03: Sightseeing at Loikaw
Traditional breakfast at hotel. After breakfast, we will start sightseeing to ThiriMingalar Pagoda (TaungGwePagoda): the image of Kayah. Then, going to Kyet Cave for an adventure touring experience. It is just 9 miles away from Loikaw. a place where ghosts are believed to be present, probably due to the presence of 4 to 18 foot-long coffins. Other people believe that is a lying place for rich Kayah people. We will need torch light to enter the cave. Then, we will go back to Loikaw for lunch and shopping. And then, visit Kayah Museum to discover historical culture of Kayah . Evening sightseeing includes visit to NyaungYar Lake. And go back to Hotel Loikaw to view sunset. Overnight at Hotel in Loikaw .
Day 04:Loikaw sightseeing (Second day)
After breakfast at hotel, we will go to Ngwe Taung Dam through the beautiful De Maw Soe which is on the road to Thai border. Then, will visit Padaung village to meet Long-Neck Tribeswomen by walking around the village. You can see those wearing brass rings on their neck according to their age and it is their culture.
After lunch, head to Htee Se Khar Waterfall near the boundary of Shan State and Kayah State. You can take a photo of a pleasant view of Kayah. Then, will proceed to HteePwint Lake (A small mud volcano that shoots sand up in the shape of an umbrella). We will then return downtown and have traditional food (HinHtoke) and drink (Khaung Yay) for dinner. Then, will shop around in the village. Overnight at Hotel Loikaw.
Day 05: Loikaw – Yangon
Early morning breakfast at hotel, then check out and return to Yangon. Will stop by at Kalaw for sightseeing and have lunch at the restaurant. Will arrive to Nay Pyi Taw in the evening and take a rest for about 30 minutes. Then, we will continue to Yangon and at 115 miles camp, we will have dinner. Arrive to Yangon at about 22:30 and overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Yangon – Departure
After breakfast, free and easy at the hotel. And then, transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
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