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Tour Code: NMM -011
Duration: 6 Hours
Price : 55 US$
We will explore Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda which is a notable Buddhist Pagoda on the lake as it houses five small gilded images of Buddha, which have been covered in gold leaf to the point that their original forms cannot be seen. Nga Hpe Kyaung monastery or ‘Jumping Cat Monastery which is situated on the West side of the lake it was named due to its jumping cats, trained to leap through hoops during the slow hours between scripture recitals, although few of these remain, it is famous for its collection of ancient buddha images. For lunch, you will stop at one of the best local restaurants to enjoy some of the days local catches from the lake, before continuing your exploration in the afternoon. Next, you will also have the opportunity to visit local workshops such as silversmiths, silk weavers, and cigar makers, boat making and see how product takes place on the lake. Most impressively you will witness the local way of life of the Inthar people, who live here. You can watch local fisherman, rowing one legged, visit the floating gardens, and pass by villages made entirely on the lake. You will be dropped off at your hotel as the sun begins to set at around 5pm.
Ports : Jetty or port of your hotel
Departure Time : 9:00 AM
Return Details : Your Hotel in Inle
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.