Highly considered as one of the most anticipated destination of the country, as well as the home to Intha people who rows their boats with one leg, and have a unique way of fishing, Inle lake offers breathtaking sceneries, a variety of cultures from Myanmar’s ethnic groups, and of course warm hospitality.
The vast view of water sparkling under the sunlight, with sea gulls flying over the skyline and floating water lilies, you will be able to experience the true serenity. In addition, it is another UNESCO protected site in the country, as it contains quite a few endemic species such as over twenty species of snails and nine species of fish are found nowhere else in the world. It is also Myanmar’s first designated place of World Network of Biosphere Reserves, as well as a Ramsar site. During your visit, you will be able to witness Buddhist temples rise above water, floating gardens, floating long legs wooden houses, weekly markets as well as photographers’ favorite Intha boat rowing and fishing techniques, You will also be able to experience the way of live of the locals including the minorities ethnic groups such as Pa-O, Taung Yo, Danu, Kayah, and Danaw. Don’t forget to try out Inn traditional food while you are there, as it truly is delicious!