Day 01: Bagan – Kanpetlet (-, L,D)
Departing early this morning,you will travel by jeep to Kanpetlet. During the 7 hour drive, there will be many opportunities to stretch your legs, explore villages and take photos. Your first stop along the way will be in Chauk’s morning market. You will enjoy lunch in Kazunma Village and then continue on to Saw for an afternoon tea break. From Saw it’s a short 18 km to Kanpetlet. Upon arrival, check in to your hotel. Dinner will be served at the hotel this evening.
Overnight in Kanpetlet
Day 02: Kanpetlet (B, L, D)
After breakfast you will start to explore the surrounding. You will visit a chin village and get an insight of their life. Lunch will be served in a local restaurant. You will overnight in Kampletlet where you will enjoy a dinner.
Overnight in Kanpetlet
Day 03: Kanpetlet – Trek Mt. Victoria – Aye Village(B,L,D)
After breakfast, you will travel to the base of Mt Victoria and begin a 3 hour ascent among lush vegetation, rare species of birds and fantastic views of the Chin mountains. The first 45-60 minutes is uphill but the terrain soon levels out for an easy climb. Upon reaching the peak you will be rewarded with a wonderful lunch. After treking Mt. Victoria, return to your jeep for a 1.5 hour 20 km drive through rugged terrain to Aye, a Chin Ciff Village. Spend to in the village learning about their traditions and culture including the Chin tradition of the women’s tattooed faces. Enjoy an authentic local dinner in a family home.
Overnight at Aye Camp
Day 04: Aye Village – Trek Kyardo Village – Lote Pe Village – Mindut (B, L,D)
After breakfast, a 2 hour jeep trip brings you to the starting point of the trek to Kyardo Village. Follow a dirt track for one hour to a stream where you’ll take a short break before continuing another hour to Kyardo village. The people of Kyardo are strong believers in spirits and animism and can often be seen wearing their traditional costumes. Take a stroll around the village and experience the customs of these people. After lunch in the village, continue your trek to Lote Pe, an old Chin Village atop a hill where you will meet more women with tattooed faces. Continue 60 minutes downhill to the stream where the jeeps are waiting to transfer you to Mindut. This afternoon, arrive in Mindut and check in to your local guest house. Relax after your day of trekking and enjoy dinner at the hotel.
Overnight in Mindut
Day 05: Mindut – Ponetaung Ponenyar – Bagan (B,L)
After breakfast, stroll through the Mindut market , where village people from the area gather to buy and sell their goods. Embark on the drive back to Bagan, stopping along the way to stretch your legs, take photos and enjoy tea breaks in small villages. In the afternoon, arrive to Pakkoku where you can take the delicious lunch (Yaw Buffet) then visit the famous Thihoshin Pagoda and ShweGu Ta Gal Pagoda. Then continue to Bagan.
Option: Today as an option, you can take a boat from Pakkoku to Bagan.(Supplement USD [ChangeRateDollarPrice=”39”] per pax- minimum 2pax)
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What is included in the tour
- accommodationinc. breakfast (B)
- other meals as detailed in the itinerary (L=lunch, D=dinner)
- local specialized tour guide (English-speaking, other languages available on request)
- all transfers
- boat tours and air-conditioned car/van transportation as detailed in the itinerary
- sightseeing as detailed in the itinerary inc. entrance fees
What is NOT included in the tour
- international flights from and to your country of origin
- travel insurance
- meals other than those explicitly mentioned, drinks, tips and personal expenses
- visa fees