Tour Destination : Yangon-Tarchilake-Kyeng Tung- The Villages at the region-Mandalay
Overview: This program is a special for the ones who interests to discover the lives minority hill tribes in Maynmar and who enjoys for trek. You will see the colorful different minority ethnics at the eastern part of Myanmar.
In the morning, you will be transferred to the airport for the flight to Tarchilake: a border town of Myanmar -Thai. From there, you will be transferred to Kyeng Tung by car for about 3 hours and a half drive. Enjoy the amazing scenery along the road and you can stop from time to time for photos. Then arrive to Kyeng Tung: the centre of trek for visiting to the hill tribes of Myanmar. Transfer to the hotel and over night in Kyeng Tung.
Short orientation city tour can be arranged according to your arrival time.
After breakfast, your visit in Kyeng Tung starts with a colourful local market which is animated by various ethnic groups with their traditional costume, coming from their villages scattered in the mountains.
Then you will go by car to PIN TAUK , visit to Akha village and then you will start hiking to the Ann village located in the mountains. On the way, having picnic lunch picnic in nature and a moment of rest and then you get back to the car to continue to the Palaung village Wan Pauk. Explore the village, visit their houses and observe their ways of life. After having nice moment with the locals, you'll return to Kyeng Tung. Overnight in Kyeng Tung.
Your second day of trek is more sportive!
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Wan Nyet village by car(about 2 and a half hour of drive) where you will meet with Palaung people. They lived in large common houses for several families. You will visit their homes and discover their tradition and culture. Then, you will continue towards the Wan San village to visit to the Ahkku people. A very interesting but relatively "hard" trek day! You must walk at only your rhythm, stop from time to time and drink more water. After the whole day of trek and visit, will get back to Kyeng Tung.
Overnight in Kyeng Tung.
After breakfast, promenade around the natural lake Naung Tong visit the hill over a gigantic tree, to see the panoramic view of the town, continue to Pagoda of the town and transfer to Kyeng Tung airport for flight to Mandalay.