After breakfast at your hotel, you will transfer to the Indein ruins complex (about 45 minutes by long-tail boat). On disembarking, you will discover a pagoda and stupas that were built in the 8th century. You can also browse through the rows of shops along the corridor uphill, or just marvel at the surroundings. After spending some time here, you will embark on a walk towards Yankin, Pa O, and the Taung Yoe tribe village (1.5 km, approx 45 minutes). Along the way you will explore the mystery of more than 300 ancient stupas around the village, and then continue towards a Buddhist monastery (1 km, approx 30 minutes).
You will then head north through farmland and bamboo forest to Naydaw (1.5 km, approx 45 minutes) to visit the Taung Yoe ethnic tribe village. From here you will turn south-west (5 km, approx 3 hours) through the valley, to reach west Taung Mauk, Pa O village. Another 20 minutes will take you to east Taung Mauk village. Finally, you will turn east through the valley to Indein (3 km, approx 45 minutes) where you will meet a boat and return back to the hotel. This evening you will enjoy a traditional Shan dinner and get to sample some of the local style culinary specialties.
Note: the amount of walking today will depend on individual and group fitness and wishes, and also the time of year. In the hotter months, from March to October, reduced distances are advisable, and arrangements can be discussed with your tour leader the day before.
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