Day 01 - Yangon - Heho - Mandalay – Kyaing Tong by flight
Up on arrival at Kyaing Tong Airport and transfer to hotel. A short drive through Kyaing Tong takes you to Lake Tong, the center of the city and Mahamuni Pagoda. Lunch and dinner at outside local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02 - Kyaing Tong trekking
Breakfast. A full day in the countryside. Start with a visit to the Kat Tauk area and visit an Akha village. The Akha originate from Yunnan in southern China and live in south-east Shan State, on the borderlands of China, Laos and Thailand. They consist of rows of heavy silver baubles, interspersed with beads, which are sewn on a bamboo cap. Akha embroidery is extremely intricate and includes panels of diamond and geometric shapes. Lunch at en route. Late evening return to hotel and followed by dinner at outside local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03 - Kyaing Tong trekking
After breakfast tat hotel trekking to an Ann village The Ann people live their life in relative isolation in quite simple circumstances. Most wear their traditional black costume and paint their teeth black. Continue to another Akha village, where every housewife still wears traditional clothing. Then to Pin Tauk Waterfall (approx. 10 minutes - also called the "young men's route") or enjoy picnic lunch at water fall. Then continue to visit Wan Pauk Palaung village that is traditional but very poor. Return to Kyaing Tong and dinner at outside local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04 - Kyaing Tong - Yangon
Breakfast. A morning to enjoy Kyaing Tong Market - a fascinating place to soak up some local atmosphere. Then visit to U Meleinda silver smith workshop. After that transfer to airport for your next flight.