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Myanmar Landscape & Traditions - 7 days - Loikaw on foot
Transfers by car to the hotels and check-in if a room is available. At night you will watch the sun set over the Great Shwedagone Pagoda, the most famous memorial in Yangon, which is dominated by gold lightning, huge towers and sacred relic. Have a welcome supper in Burma.
Checking out of the hotels after having arrived for your morning meal and transfers to Yangon International Airfield for the plane to Heho. There' s a one-way to Loikaw, but not every day. Divine can help you redirect the journey if a straight to Loikaw is available at your scheduled date. After arriving in Heho, driving to Loikaw about 4 hours (187 km), is the secluded area that is part of Myanmar and you will explore the wonderful Kayah Hills and the most international renowned of the Kayan, whose "long-necked" women folk has a long history of sporty twists around their throat.
After your arrivals you will be transferred to the hotels and checked in. At the end of the day, the tour begins with the National Museum to see the traditions of the tribal people who live throughout the state and to see Taung Kwe Zedi and the sundown. Today the Kayah locals will be with you and your phrase book. In the morning we begin the first tour with the Thiri Mingalar Square, the biggest fair in the provinces, then we continue to Poppar Yone Monastery ,which houses about 400 friars to watch the 400 friars have their lunches.
Afterwards we continue to Sun Bon Town, a place where the visitor can experience the activity of the Pa Daung people. Sausage Kayah, Chikae Town, to admire the beautiful Takon Dhaing area. Afterwards you will go to the loom where most Kayah costumes are made. Today the Kayah locals will be with you and your phrase book.
Hiking in the woods. On the way, discover important sites of culture and nature; see the pristine Pan Pet on the hills. You will have a great panoramic jungles picknick; less emphasis on interpreting during the second half of the hike; enjoying cool open skies, great vistas of Pan Pet and the nearby countryside and hills.