Day 01: Putao Arrival
Upon arrival at Putao airport, you will be welcomed by our representative to pick you up to the downtown of Putao which lies in a flat valley, jumping-off point for trekkers who want to explore the region’s deep forests, wildlife sanctuaries and snow-capped mountains. After a brief fresh up at a local restaurant, check in for your accommodation. After take a rest at your hotel or guest house, enjoy scenic driving to Mularshide village. After sightseeing in the village, we will walk on the beautiful bridge which over Mular river. Looking to the snow-cap mountain from the bridge will be the best introduction to northern Myanmar. You will seed crystal ice white water on the rocky river “Mular”. Fishing children, women watching on a stone of river, bamboo-rafting men on the current river, kind fisher and sweet sound of the river will send you to be in the nature. Dinner will be at a local restaurant and proceed to Shankaung village for one night.
Day 02: Shankaung Village – Mt. Shankaung - Putao
In the early morning enjoy your breakfast and start trekking on the shoulder of Mt. Shankaung which is famous for its evergreen rain forest and jade mine. It will be the best trekking and give you nature and wildlife experiences. The trek to the summit of Mt. Shankaung with the distance of 10 km will take about 4 hours trek. The first 9 Km will be straight up along the trail winding up to the top of the mountain. After lunch, enjoy the panoramic view of the Putao at the top of the mountain, the trail will go down with 9 km to the village on the same trail back. On arrival at the village, take your leisure at Rawan house near a small rocky river. In the evening, drive back to Putao and night stop will be at a hotel in Putao.
Day 03: Manhkuk Village – Nankhan Village – Machanbaw – Malikha River Boat Trip - Putao
After breakfast at the hotel, visit Putao Morning Market and stroll around town to observe the way of life of the people. After leisure morning sightseeing, proceed to Kaungmulone Pagoda which stands on the bank of the Malikha river and famous as the holiest place of the northern Myanmar. We will enjoy the scenic driving and visit Mankuk and Nankhan villages on the way to Mularshide, a small administrations town. In the evening, make a boat trip to Nat island which stand on the Malikha river as a tiny island. Dinner and overnight stay will same as last night.
Day 04: Putao – Myitkyina – Mandalay – Yangon by flight
In the early morning visit morning market and have breakfast at a local restaurant. After that, visit Hakaborazi and Phoneganrazi national parts wildlife education centre, Fort Hertz and transfer to airport for your domestic flight to Yangon.
Surcharge for compulsory Christmas and New Year Dinner will be subject to confirm at time of booking.
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