EAST MYANMAR

Ethnic encounters, hiking and cycling, festivals, culinary treats, wine yards and coffee plantation visits

Why Eastern Myanmar

Eastern Myanmar bordered by China, Thailand and Laos is home to the perhaps greatest concentration of ethnic minorities found anywhere in Southeast Asia. Shan state in the North Eastern Myanmar is particularly fascinating destination for ethnic encounters, hiking, biking and other adventures like elephant camps. The climate is cooler and soil fertile making the region ideal for farming and cultivation. Shan state is of often referred to as the bread or rice basket of Myanmar.

Eastern Myanmar has the greatest variety of tribes and makes a perfect destination for hiking trips to ethnic villages and learning about local customs and ways of living.

Destinations in Eastern Myanmar

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Inle Lake
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Kalaw
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Loikaw
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Taungyi
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Kyaing Tong
Pindaya

Tours in Eastern Myanmar

TRIBES OF MYANMAR

Be enchanted by the temples of Bagan and Myanmar's diverse ethnic minorities. This journeys is for the adventurous spirited who are seeking encounters with the locals and travelling off the...

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