The enchanting town of Pindaya

Welcome to the enchanting town of Pindaya, nestled in the picturesque Shan State of Myanmar. Prepare yourself for a captivating day tour that will take you on a journey through the town's cultural and natural treasures. Here's an attractive itinerary for your Pindaya sightseeing adventure:

Morning: (Stating Point to Pindaya Hotel)

  1. Pindaya Cave: Start your day by visiting the renowned Pindaya Cave, a vast limestone cave complex that houses thousands of Buddha statues. Marvel at the intricate carvings and sculptures as you explore the labyrinthine passages. The cave's natural beauty and spiritual ambiance will leave you in awe.
  2. Shan Paper Making Workshop: Immerse yourself in the traditional art of Shan paper making. Visit a local workshop and witness the skilled craftsmen in action as they transform mulberry tree bark into delicate and beautiful handmade paper. You can even try your hand at creating your own unique paper souvenirs.
  3. Pindaya Lake: Take a leisurely stroll around the serene Pindaya Lake, surrounded by lush greenery and rolling hills. Enjoy the peaceful atmosphere, listen to the birdsong, and capture the scenic beauty with your camera. If you're up for it, you can rent a paddleboat and explore the lake at your own pace.



4. Local Cuisine: Treat yourself to a delicious lunch at one of the local restaurants in Pindaya. Indulge in authentic Shan dishes such as Shan noodles, Shan-style tofu, or mouthwatering curries made with fresh local ingredients. Experience the unique flavors of Myanmar's cuisine while enjoying the warm hospitality of the locals.

5. Umbrella and Parasol Making Workshop: Discover the intricate art of umbrella and parasol making, which Pindaya is famous for. Visit a traditional workshop where skilled artisans meticulously craft these beautiful creations. Observe the delicate process of painting and decorating the umbrellas and parasols, and perhaps even try your hand at it.

  1. Tea Plantations: Embark on a scenic drive through the rolling hills surrounding Pindaya, adorned with lush tea plantations. Enjoy the breathtaking views and learn about the cultivation and processing of tea leaves. You can even savor a cup of freshly brewed Shan tea while soaking in the tranquil surroundings.
  2. Tribal Villages: Venture into the nearby tribal villages and get a glimpse of the unique cultures and traditions of the local ethnic communities. Engage with the friendly villagers, learn about their way of life, and admire their traditional crafts. It's a chance to gain insights into the rich cultural diversity of Myanmar.



8. Sunset at Pindaya Hill: Conclude your day tour with a visit to Pindaya Hill, offering panoramic views of the town and its surroundings. Ascend the hill to witness the mesmerizing sunset casting a golden hue over the landscape. It's a perfect moment to reflect on your day's adventures and admire the natural beauty of Pindaya.

  1. Local Market: Before bidding farewell to Pindaya, take a stroll through the bustling local market. Browse through an array of handicrafts, textiles, and local produce. You might find unique souvenirs to take back home and cherish the memories of your Pindaya tour.

With its captivating caves, traditional crafts, and stunning natural scenery, Pindaya promises an unforgettable day tour. Immerse yourself in the town's charm and create memories that will linger long after you leave.


  • All the transfers and excursion with private air-conditioned vehicles with good drivers.
  • English Speaking Station Guide.
  • 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
  • Camera fees
  • 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 115 $
3-5 Pax 95 $
6-9 Pax 85 $
10-15 Pax 80 $

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

Pax Range Land Cost (per pax)
2 Pax 120 $
3-5 Pax 100 $
6-9 Pax 90 $
10-15 Pax 85 $