2015/2016/2017 Myanmar by AmaWaterways

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Page 24 of 2015/2016/2017 Myanmar

inle lake extension an optional 4-night post-cruise land extension is available on both golden treasures of myanmar and hidden wonders of myanmar itineraries featuring three nights in inle lake and one night in yangon day 1 mandalay or yangon–heho–inle lake you will be transferred to the airport for a short flight to heho then on to inle lake upon arrival you will visit a shan paper workshop where you can see how the delicate paper is made afterwards head to the town of nyaung shwe the gateway to inle lake stop at shwe yan pyay monastery and pagoda built in the early 19th century and red mountain winery for a vineyard tour after your visit to nyanung shwe you will be transferred to your hotel b day 2 inle lake after breakfast take a boat excursion to nga phe kyaung monastery also known as the “jumping cat monastery” where you will see a fine collection of buddha images sitting on an elegant throne afterwards you will take a boat ride through a nearby floating village and garden continue on to phaung daw oo where you can see the impressive phaung daw oo pagoda after lunch the adventure continues as we visit pauk par village and the homes of local artisans making cheroot cigars silk weaving and lotus weaving b day 3 inle lake today’s excursion takes you on an unforgettable journey to indein journey back in time as you sail through meandering creeks around indein village located on the southwestern bank of inle lake the village is famous for picturesque ancient pagodas that date back to the 16th century after lunch our excursion continues with a visit to a silversmith workshop and the padaung tribe who are famous for wearing brass rings around their necks in order to make them longer b day 4 inle lake – yangon after breakfast at your hotel you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to yangon the rest of the day in yangon is at your leisure b day 5 yangon return flight home b inle lake extension prices 3 nights in inle lake and 1 night in yangon $1,120 per person single supplement is $560 per person intra-myanmar air is an additional $380 per person including taxes and fuel surcharges the floating gardens of inle lake allow yourself to step into the past in a place where people continue to embrace a traditional and gently-paced way of life 23 among inle lake’s most unique and unforgettable sights are its verdant floating gardens the local intha people create large islands of weeds and water hyacinth supported by long wooden trellises which are used to cultivate fruit vegetables and flowers the lake’s nutrient-rich water makes these gardens incredibly fertile and the delicious tomatoes grown here are considered the finest in myanmar.