Kalaw to Inle Lake trekking

Tour Duration

5 Days / 4 Nights

Tour Type

Inbound Tours,


Trekking to the world famous Inle Lake on the Shan mountain range from Kalaw is designed for any travel who wants to visit colorful hill ethnic villages by easy trekking. In this tour, you will be all different tribal village around the Kalaw and Inle Lake. Sightseeing in the villages, trekking among the vegetable farm and forest mountain are the main attraction of this trip. All of the villages are situated on the high altitude and most of the trekking times are among the forest hills, you will get nice weather and unite trekking along the trip. We do recommend this tour for all travelers who have good trekking experiences or not. Even it is your first time trekking, you will enjoy the trip too much.

Tour Detail

Day 1

Kalaw – Ywathit

After breakfas, visit colourful morning vegatable market and take your leisure morning time in the town. Our guide will come and meet you at your hotel in the morning. ( If you want to meet him, he will come and meet in the evening of yesterday.)After lunch, check out from your hotel to start trekking to YwaThit village. We will start trekking from your hotel and pass through the pine forest hills. On the way, enjoy the beautiful panoramic view of the forest mountain. We will see some mountain tribe working in their farm. It will be about 4 hours trekking today. Dinnerand overnight will be at YwaThit Village.

Day 2

Ywathit village – Shar Pin Village .(B,LD)

After breakfast at the village, start our trekking to Shar Pin village which line on the hill. On the way, we will visit about 4 villages. Make a Lunch stop at the best view point on the mountain. After lunch, you will be in the forest mountain again and make village sightseeing on the way. In the evening, arrive at Shar Pin Village. Dinner and overnight will be in this village. It will be about 7 hour trekking today.

Day 3

Shar Pin Village –Mawnigone village ( B,L,D)

In the morning, start trek to Nanthale village for about 3 hours and have a lunch at that village. After lunch, trek again to Lamine village. Most of the trekking time will be in open are today. On the way, we will make some short sightseeing at Mawnigone village. It will be about 6 hours trekking on the hill today. Dinner and overnight will be at a village house.

Day 4

Mawnigone village – Chetain Village

It will be about 7 hours trekking today. In the morning visit some hill trip villages and make a lunch stop at KoneHla village. After take a short rest, continue our trekking to Chetain Village. In the evening, dinner and make a night stop at Chetain village. (B,L,D)

Day 5

Chetain Village – Tonele village – InleLake( B, L, D )

Today will be the longest treeking to the Inle Lake. After breakfast, start trekking to Tonele village for about 4 hours trekking. Lunch will be served at Tonele village and make sightseeing around the village. This village is stand on the bank of the Inle Lake. We will make about 2 hour execution trip to Indein pagoda compound to see over 1300 stup of 11 Century. After sightseeing in Indein, proceed to your hotel on the lake by boat. On your arrival time at your hotel, it will be at the end of our 5 days trekking trp.

About Tour

  • Service Included
  • Services Excluded
  • Term and Condition
  • Information Sheet
  • Price Plan
  • A local guide who speaks English &local language and had been many times to your destination
  • Cost of all porters who will carry your properties on your trek
  • All accommodation as mention in the detail itinerary
  • All meals as mention in detail itinerary
  • Free drinking water throughout the trip
  • A private boat on the lake
  • Travel insuranc
  • Domestic flight
  • Visa fees
  • All beverages
  • Tips for your leaders and porters

Flight exclusive trekking holidays:

We show only flight exclusive package rate on this website based on our experiences. Some of our clients want to buy the air ticket on their own or from their agent. On the other site, they want to take flight from their preferred destinations; Myintkyina, Mandalay or Yangon. We offer the best airfare rate just for our clients.

Accommodation at village houses

We do arrange to make night stops at local houses on your trekking to support local people and promote responsible tourism on mountain area. If you prefer to stay at luxury hotel, you can choose any one on the lake Inlay.

Price changes

All the prices mention on our website are correct at the time of mention. And also, the prices may be vary without any notice. But we never change any pricing after making the confirmation of the tour. For our partner and tour operators, we never change the prices ofone year in advance contract.

Important notes for the booking procedure of your trekking trip

We would like to request all of our clients to book this tour at least 90 days prior or more to your arrival date to Myanmar. Less than 90 days will be on request and subject to available of our professional tour leader and accommodation.

Increasing tourist arrival in Putao, you will need to book your tour and flight tickets in advance as early as you can.

Tour Code :MT : 010
Grade :Soft and Gentle Trekking
Trip Duration :5 days / 4 nights
Duration on trek4 and half days trekking
Max. Altitude :4900 ft
Average trekking hour per day and distance:It will be about 5 to 6 trekking hours and 7 to 9 miles per day.
Recommend max group site :12Pax
Fitness :This trekking trip is recommended for any traveler who has experience in trekking or not. So you should be healthy and fit for 5 day trekking.
Time for the trip:From October to April are recommended, the best time will be on November, December, January and February.
Weather Info:November to April will be hot in the day time but it will be cold in the morning and late evening. It will be 25oC- 30oC at day time and 5oC to 10oC at night time normally. June to September will be rain.
Accommodation:4 nights at the village house.  We will provide good blanket and mattresses at the villages. All accommodations at the villages are very simple and basic.
Bathrooms/shower on trek:We do arrange to take a bath and watching the cloth at village house for all days. Most of the villages are removed and stay as former time. So, toilet and bathroom facility are poor.
Meals info:All meals are included in your package. Lunch box is recommended for whole day trekking.

Based on twin share accommodation in united state dollars.

Tour CodeTour cost per pax based on USD
MT : 010450265250240200180

All of the above mention pricing will validity form 1st Oct, 2015 to 31st May 2016. This pricing is just only for your private tour. If you want to combine with other group, the price will be much lower than as mention.