Putao Walking Tour – 4 Days 3 Nights

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  • Enjoy a soft trek through the dense rain forest to the summit of Myanmar Himalaya
  • Explore local life in Putao through various visits to local markets and small villages
  • Visit some historical and cultural sites to learn more about local culture

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Putao and its surrounding areas offer a great chance for travelers to explore the Himalaya of Myanmar with a soft trekking and easy walking. In this short trip to Putao, you will get memorizing experiences with impressive trekking tour in the remote land of Myanmar and fascinating sightseeing tour around beautiful hill tribe villages.


Putao Arrival

Upon arrival at Putao airport, you will be picked up to the downtown of Putao located in a flat valley. This is popular stopover of trekkers in their exploration of lush forests, spectacular mountains and wildlife areas. Take your time to fresh up at a local restaurant and then check in your accommodation.

After a short rest, take a scenic drive to Mularshide village. Enjoy a sightseeing tour around the village and take a leisurely walk on the beautiful bridge. From the bridge, you could see the snowcap mountain – the great symbol of the northern Myanmar. The rustic scenery on the river will bring you the peace in your mind and the timeless beauty of nature.

Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant and transfer to Shankaung village for an overnight.

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Shankaung village – Mt. Shankhaung – Putao

In the morning, after breakfast, set off your trekking to Mt. Shankhaung which features lush rain forests and jade mines. In this journey, you will get wonderful wildlife experiences. It takes you about 4 hour trekking to reach the summit of the mount. There will be lunch served at the top of the mountain.

After lunch, take your time to enjoy the panoramic view of Putao from this vantage point. Trek down to the village along the trail. Upon arrival, relax at Rawan house. In the evening, return to Putao.

Overnight at the hotel in Putao.

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Putao morning market – Machanbaw – Malikha River Boat Trip - Putao

After breakfast at the hotel, pay a visit to a bustling morning market in Putao and stroll around the town to get a true insight into the life of the locals. Afterwards, continue onto Kaungmulone Pagoda – the most sacred place in the northern Myanmar. Continue your scenic drive to Mularshide – a small town. Along the way, there are some stops for you to explore local life at Mankuk and Nankhan villages.

In the evening, enjoy a boat trip to Nat Island – a tiny island on the Malikha River. Dinner and overnight in Putao.

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Putao – Myintkyina / Mandalay / Yangon

In the early morning, visit a morning market followed by the breakfast at a local restaurant. Proceed to the wildlife education center of Hakaborazi and Phoneganrazi and then transfer to the airport for a flight to Yangon or Mandalay.

End of Putao Walking Tour !

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