Duration : 05 Days / 04 NightsRoute : Bagan, Mindat, Kanpelet
Year Round but the best season is October to May
Pick up at the hotel. Cruise to Kyun Chaung by local ferry boat. Drive on bumpy roads to Kyauk Htu (160 Km, 6-7 hours) by 4x4 Jeep. Enjoy the rural atmosphere. Visit Kyauk Htu and the road goes steep up the Chin Hills to Mindat, a base for Mount Victoria, it is a small town inhabited by Chin people. Proceed to Mindat Town. Upon arrival, visit around the villages. Dinner and overnight at Mindat Guest house.
Morning breakfast and visit market. Trek to Chin Villages around Mindat, where you can observe Chin Hill Tribes and the traditional way of living. You may have the chance to see the famous Chin-women with tattooed faces, a fading tradition. In the afternoon, return to Mindat. Dinner and overnight at Guest house in Mindat.
Breakfast at guest house. Drive to Kanpelet by passing through Kangyi & Saw. Enjoy panoramic view of Chin state. This journey will take about 4 hours along 65 km. On the way stop for photo. Arrive Kanpelet and transfer to the guest house. Overnight at guest house.
After breakfast, drive 10 miles to the car park halfway up the mountain, which is the nearest destination approaching to Mt. Victoria. Start trekking to Mt. Victoria from Kanpetlet (1400 m) it is 24 km to the peak of Mount Victoria (3109 m), the third highest mountain of Myanmar. Visit the Natmataung National Park covers an area of 722 km² with many rare forms of flora and fauna. For road condition, the car can go quite near to the 2nd base near to the peak, so that you have to climb only about 8 km by feet it will take about 2 ½ hours. Enjoy the spectacular views over the jungle and mountain area. Return to the second base-camp on Mount Victoria. Drive back to Kanpetlet. Overnight at guesthouse in Kanpetlet.
After breakfast, drive back to Bagan (160 Km, approx: 7-8 hrs) and on the way to Bagan, see and enjoy some villages to observe the people ways of life. Arrive to Bagan before sunset time. Transfer to the hotel.
Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner) English speaking local guide (for other languages supplements apply) Local guide in Hoa Binh Entrance fees for all visits and activities as mentioned in the itinerary
Other meals than mentioned Other services than mentioned Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature Tips, Travel insuranceIMPORTANT NOTES:
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