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A Journey through the Valley and Caves
Tour Program Name A Journey through the Valley and Caves
Type Soft Adventure Trekking
Tour Code MHL – KT # 07 (view map)
Coverage Kalaw – Myauk Ywar Taung – Thityarbin – Yasakyi - Pindaya
Duration 5 Day – 4 Night
Availability Nov – May
Grade Moderate

Detailed Itinerary

“Trekking is also about the art of improvisation”

Trekking in mountainous Shan State entails an informal exchange of challenges and rewards. One minute you may find yourself struggling up a steep hill but the next minute you are standing on top of the mountain enjoying an awe-inspiring vista across endless green hills or sharing a traditional meal with hospitable locals.

Draft itinerary:
Day 01 Arrive in Kalaw, explore market and old colonial buildings. Afternoon enjoy lodge based activities
Day 02 Trek to Myauk Ywar Taung via Hnin Kha Pin, observe way of daily life of the people as you go
Day 03 Trek to Thityarbin, social and cultural interaction with friendly local along the way
Day 04 Trek to Yasakyi, through a shallow valley, enjoy the warm welcoming by the community
Day 05 Trek to Pindaya via Htut Ni. Trail goes straight through open and forested country
Departure dates – Everyday between Oct & May

  • Accommodation at Kalaw Hill Lodge, local home stay along the trek route
  • Transfer and transport (minivan)
  • Escorted English language guide and porters
  • Full board meal, soft drink and drinking water
  • Insurance (medical, travel, property)
  • Expenditure on personal nature such as laundry, beverages, gratitude to guides, porters etc