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4 Days Cycling tour itinerary for Inle Lake & Pindaya: Take The Fascinating Southern Shan Tour In Myanmar

Inle Lake, Pindaya

Boating Tour
Cycling Tour
Cave Tour

See the Shan plateau, beautiful agricultural crops, temples, amazing Buddhas cave and different tribes of Myanmar on this private guided tour. Also try your hand at cooking various delicacies and cycle around the sites while you are here.

DAY 01

Heho - Pindaya - nyaung shwe

  • Drive from Heho airport to Pindaya. (1-hour drive)

  • See the panoramic views of different crops on mountains on the way.

  • Arrive at Pindaya and see the Pindaya cave with over 8,000 Buddhas. 

  • Learn how to make Shan traditional paper and paper/cotton umbrellas. 

  • Take pictures of hundreds of years old- giant Bayan trees. 

  • Taste the traditional food in the local restaurant during lunch.

Transportation: 75$ (Heho airport transfer-Pindaya-Nyaungshwe)

DAY 02

Inle lake

  • Start the beautiful morning on a traditional long-tail boat on Inle Lake, which is the second biggest natural lake in Myanmar.

  • See how they do fishing using the traditional ways.

  • Visit jumping cats monastery and the very first teak monastery on the lake.

  • See the floating gardens, floating villages, Weaving village, Blacksmith, traditional cigar factory, boat factory and more.

  • See how people live on the lake and plant vegetables on floating bushes.

DAY 03

Inle lake

  • Visit the farmers ' market and see the colourful local products and different tribes.

  • Take photos of people's ways of living.

  • Visit the Inndein, which is a hidden place with over 1000 stupas.

  • On the way back to Nyaung Shwe from the lake, see the magical sunset on the boat.

  • Overnight in Nyaungshwe.

Transportation (boat): 30$

DAY 04

Cycling out of nyaung shwe

  • Choose out of the two-

  • Option 1: Cycling Tour

    • Visit the Red Mountain Wine Estate, Shwe Yan Pyay monastery and Mine Thoak village, which is one of the most beautiful villages situated on the eastern part of the lake.

    • Duration: (3-4 hours or 4-5 hours)

    • Transportation: 35$

  • Option2: Cooking Class

    • Buy all ingredients and learn how to cook the traditional delicious cuisines happily.

  • 170 USD Per Adult (* For 2 pax.)
  • Water and refreshment towels.

  • Life jackets.

  • Umbrellas.

  • Blankets on boat tours.

  • Accommodation.

  • Food.

  • Guiding fee.

  • Personal expenses.

  • Tips.

Inle Lake, Pindaya

Boating Tour
Cycling Tour
Cave Tour

Contributed By

Khin Thuzarsoe

starting from
USD 170
Type of Tour

Private Tour


This tour is offered throughout the year.