kyaing tong trekking

ONE DAY TREKKING TRIP

OVERVIEW

Tour code  

BRO/TREK-11

Destination

Kyaing Tong, Pin Tauk

Routes

Kyaing Tong-Pin Tauk-Kyaing Tong

   

 

DETAIL ITINERARY


Take the car about 45 minutes for a hiking tour into the Pin Tauk area. Lush mixed monsoon forest with a view to the plain rice fields looking like a huge, green patchwork blanket. Visit the villages of Akha and Enn tribes. Some are baptized, some tribes still animists. The Enn are an ethnic group which tourists have found particularly interesting labeling them the "Black Teeth". The walk is not difficult and can be down slowly. They live on the higher slopes. They have distinctively different costumes and beliefs from the other tribes. It will take about 4 hours to visit the villages. Take lunch at Pin Tauk waterfall. Back to Kyaing Tong in the late afternoon.
 

 

2 Days / 1 night TRIP

OVERVIEW

Tour code  

BRO/TREK-12

Destination

Kyaing Tong, Ho Kyin, Pin Tauk

Routes

Day 01: Kyaing Tong-Ho Kyin-Kyaing Tong

 

Day 02: Kyaing Tong-Pin Tauk-Kyaing Tong

 

DETAIL ITINERARY

Day 1   Kyaing Tong-Ho Kyin-Kyaing Tong
Take the car about 50 minutes and trek about 1 hours to arrive Ho Kyin villages, typical Akha tribe villages. Continue for another 30 minutes to Na Phi Phank village where Lahu and Akha tribes are living. Then walk to Akha tribes villages of Phata village and Pang Ma Phai village to learn more about their daily life. Come back to the car to go Mong Zine (Khun village) to see traditional Lahu Knives made by Lahu black smith. Back to Kyaing Tong.

 

Day 2   Kyaing Tong-Pin Tauk-Kyaing Tong
Take the car about 45 minutes for a hiking tour into the Pin Tauk area. Lush mixed monsoon forest with a view to the plain rice fields looking like a huge, green patchwork blanket. Visit the villages of Akha and Enn tribes. Some are baptized, some tribes still animists. The Enn are an ethnic group which tourists have found particularly interesting labeling them the "Black Teeth". The walk is not difficult and can be down slowly. They live on the higher slopes. They have distinctively different costumes and beliefs from the other tribes. It will take about 4 hours to visit the villages. Take lunch at Pin Tauk waterfall. Back to Kyaing Tong in the late afternoon.