Akha New Year Festival
Destination - Yangon - Kyaington - Yangon
Duration - 5 Days 4 Nights
Availability - December 26 to 28
Day 1 - Yangon to Kyaingtong
Gathering at Yangon airport. Depart Yangon or Mandalay for Kyaington in the morning. Transfer
to hotel. Visit ThitaPin Taung, 245 years old tree planted by King Alaungphaya.
Proceed to Shan lacquer ware workshop, Naung Tong Lake and Mahamuni Pagoda.
Enjoy Akha New Year Festival with Stage Show. Back to Hotel. Overnight in
Day 2 Kyaingtong
After breakfast hike to the Akha Festival field for commemorative lunch. Enjoy Akha
traditional dance performed on the ground. Back to hotel. Leisure. Stroll around
the festival field to enjoy Akha Stage Show in the evening. Overnight in
Day 3 Kyaingtong
Morning visit to water buffalo market and central market. Then riding on the car about 50
minutes and trek to typical Akha Village named Ho Kyin Village. Proceed to Nan
Phi Phank Akha Village and to Pang Ma Phai Akha Village. Visit Mangham Village
called Zine Village to see traditional Lahu Knives. On the way back to hotel
drop in Joe Phyu Wa Village.
In the evening, take part in the Akha Festival. Overnight in Kyaington.
Day 4 Kyaingtong
trekking to Pin Tauk Area. The place of Akha & Enn tribes to study their
traditional beliefs. Back to Kyaington in the late afternoon. Overnight in
Day 5 Kyaingtong to Mandalay
Breakfast at hotel. Morning leisure on your own. Transfer to Kyaington Airport. Depart
Kyaington for Yangon or Mandalay.
Price in US$ per person in a group of;
Included in the price are;
Extra Single Room Supplement is US$ 55
Validity up to September 2014
All entrance fees.
Local Tour guide.
Lunch and dinner.
Domestic air tickets.
Taxes and services.
All transfers and sightseeing by car & boat.
Not include in the price are;
Tips to guide and drivers.
International Airport departure tax.
Above services shall be tailored in accord with your choice.