Kalaw Trekking Tour

Kalaw is known as one of the most breathtaking trek hub in Shan State Myanmar and this trek reveals its essential charm, combining the beauty of mythical mountains with the exotic Inle Lake. 
From Kalaw to Inle, you will have chance to see many ethnic minorities including Pa Laung, Pa-O, Danu.. while en route, verdant plantation such as alvogado, pineapple, papaya or green tea introduces a different color of Burmese life in the mountain.
Start :
Finish :
Inle Lake
Style :
Trekking Tours
Physical level :
Cultural Interaction :


You will be picked up at your hotel in Kalaw and start your day with a visit to morning market.
The trekking route today brings you through pine forest hills, fascinating hill tribe villages. After 4 hours walking, enjoying spectacular mountain views, you will be welcomed by a local family in YwaThit Village. Take time and mingle with them for the first dinner in the mountain. 

Accommodation: homestay / Meals: lunch, dinner
Breakfast will be served at the village before you spend another day trekking from Ywathit to Shar Pin village. Our tour guide will offer 4 stops for visiting different villages, observing local people working on their farm of tea, pineapple, corn and other vegetation.  The highlight of this evening is the intimate cultural interaction with the friendly Pa Laung ethnic in Shar Pin.

Accommodation: homestay/ Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Your morning will be filled by 3 hours trekking through mountains of Shan State until you take a break for lunch in Nanthale village, home to Danu ethnic minority. 
Afternoon trek opens a chance to see Pa-O peple in Mawigone village. Further introduction of their unique culture and tradition will be made by our guide. Settle your night here.

Accommodation: homestay/ Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
It comes no surprise that you will feel in love with the magnificent landscape today as you head further into the less-known side of Kalaw area. 
For 7 hours, you will understand further about local plantation and get further interaction whenever you stops for sightseeing.  Lunch will be in Khonehla village while dinner will be at Chetain village. 
Spend the night with in Chetain. 

Accommodation: homestay in Chetain / Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Today, you will embark the longest trek route. After breakfast, stretch your legs toward Tonele village. 
After lunch, you approach Indein, a famous site with over 1,300 stupas dated back to 11th century. The lake view from the top on Indein will attract your camera very much. 
End your trek by taking a pleasant boat trip across the picturesque canals, over-water villages and floating garden. Overnight in a lakeside resort. 

Accommodation: hotel in Inle Lake / Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner


  • Private English speaking, trekking guide 
  • ( other languages are available/ request)
  • Private car transfer with A/C
  • Hotel room, homestay mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meals mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance and zone fees
  • Sightseeing and excursions
  • Boat trips where applied


  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips and Gratuties

Price Guide

The tour costs from $ 850/ person.

Essential information

The best time to trek is from Oct to April when the weather turns to be dry and no rain. 
Kalaw to Inle trek can be an Add on for other excursion to Inle or Bagan/ Mandalay.
Myint is one of our experience guide. He loves
to show Yangon and Myanmar differently.

Contact him for tour/ any request:
Email: info@touryangon.com
"We were very happy with our trip in Burma, you 
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