Hidden Tribes & Pagodas of Myanmar

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Run by: Travel The Unknown

Reference number: 148

From: £2495


Follow the opium trails of the Golden Triangle and meet the ethnic groups of remote Myanmar seen by few foreign visitors. Observe the different beliefs and customs of each tribe and learn about the history behind their century-old communities. Visit Yangon's illuminated Shwedagon Pagoda at sunset and marvel at Bagan's sprawling vista of ancient temples before heading to the beautiful hill scenery of the Kayah state. Meet the iconic long neck Kayah women and learn about their unique traditions including textile weaving skills. Drift along Inle Lake by boat and see the floating gardens and colourful markets. Visit the nearby communities of the Pa'O and Shan people and observe their agricultural lifestyle. Finally, interact with Myanmar's minority tribes and experience their distinct cultures. Learn about the spiritual traditions of the Akha tribe, witness the vibrant clothing of the Lahu people, and meet the cheerful black-teeth Eng Tribe.

Tribal tour extensions also available in western Myanmar.

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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