Discovering the Pao Villages: Lwe Kaw, Inne, Hteenae, and Kakku Sightseeing Tour

Embark on an enchanting sightseeing tour to explore the captivating Pao villages of Lwe Kaw, Inne, Htenae, and Kakku. Immerse yourself in the unique culture, traditional craftsmanship, and serene landscapes of these villages nestled in the heart of Myanmar's Shan State.

Tour Highlights: (Starting point to Inle (or) Nyaung Shwe (or) Taunggyi Hotel

  1. Morning Departure: Begin your day with a scenic drive from your starting point to the Pao villages, filled with anticipation for the cultural treasures that await.
  2. Lwe Kaw Village: Step into the charming village of Lwe Kaw, surrounded by lush greenery and traditional Pao houses. Engage with friendly locals, witness their daily activities, and explore the village's cultural landmarks.
  3. Inne Village Exploration: Continue your journey to Inne Village, known for its serene ambiance and Pao traditions. Visit local homes, interact with villagers, and gain insights into their unique way of life.
  4. Hteenae Village Traditional Crafts: In Htenae Village, delve into the world of traditional Pao craftsmanship. Visit workshops where skilled artisans practice their age-old techniques, producing intricate textiles, baskets, or other local specialties.
  5. Scenic Landscapes en route to Kakku: Enjoy picturesque landscapes as you travel from Htenae to Kakku. Marvel at the rolling hills, lush vegetation, and the timeless beauty of the Shan State.
  6. Kakku Pagoda Complex: Explore the mesmerizing Kakku Pagoda Complex, a hidden gem boasting thousands of stupas adorned with delicate carvings and unique architectural details. Wander through the labyrinthine paths and soak in the spiritual ambiance.
  7. Traditional Pao Cuisine Lunch: Relish a delicious lunch featuring traditional Pao cuisine, savoring authentic flavors that reflect the local culinary heritage.
  8. Return Journey with Sunset Views: Conclude your day with a leisurely drive back, capturing the changing colors of the landscape as the sun sets. Reflect on the enriching experiences of the day.

Why Choose Our Pao Villages Sightseeing Tour:

  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse yourself in the rich Pao culture, interacting with villagers and experiencing the authenticity of their daily lives.
  • Craftsmanship Appreciation: Visit workshops in Htenae Village to witness the intricate skills of Pao artisans, gaining a deeper appreciation for traditional craftsmanship.
  • Historical Marvel at Kakku: Explore the Kakku Pagoda Complex, a historical and architectural marvel that provides insights into Myanmar's cultural and religious heritage.
  • Scenic Landscapes: Enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the Shan State's landscapes throughout the journey, providing a serene backdrop to your cultural exploration.

This Pao Villages Sightseeing Tour is crafted for those seeking an off-the-beaten-path adventure, where the beauty of nature meets the rich cultural tapestry of the Pao people. It promises a day filled with discovery, hospitality, and the timeless charm of Myanmar's Shan State.


  • All the transfers and excursion with private air-conditioned vehicles with good drivers.
  • English Speaking Station Guide.
  • Local Guide at Kakku.
  • Entrance fees for visiting places in the program.
  • Water and refreshing towel in touring days.
  • Services mentioned in the program.


  • Visa. Please make sure you have 6 months passport validity.
  • Meals not mentioned in the program (L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Services and meals if not mentioned in itinerary
  • All drinks, including water, soft drink and alcohol on all included or optional excursion
  • Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature
  • Travel Insurance (compulsory)
  • Christmas, New Year & Myanmar New Year Festival
  • Return International flight tickets not mentioned in itinerary
  • Banking service fees (credit card or bank transfer)

Tour Price Validly 01.May.2024-30.Sep.2024

Pax Range Land Cost (per pax)
2 Pax 170 $
3-5 Pax 145 $
6-9 Pax 140 $
10-15 Pax 135 $

Tour Price Validly 01. Oct.2024-31. Mar.2025

Pax Range Land Cost (per pax)
2 Pax 180 $
3-5 Pax 155 $
6-9 Pax 145 $
10-15 Pax 140 $