Our Treks

Please find details of all of our treks listed below. Costs are included below each of the treks and there are links for supplies you will need during your time trekking with us.

13680826_667169790099382_9066537856436527152_n Our Popular 3 Days and 2 Nights Trek: Kalaw to Inle Lake

Day 1: 6 hours trekking
We leave around 8:30am.
Trek for 3 hours to the lunch point, located on the mountain, with Nepali style food.
In the afternoon, we will walk for 3 more hours. After walking for an hour, we’ll see our first village call Hin Kha Kone (tribe- Palaung) before seeing 2 more villages called Myin Dike and Ywa Pu (tribe-Danu).
We will arrive at Ywa Pu village around 5pm to spend the first night in a simple farm house.
We will have dinner (traditional Burmese food) at 7 pm

Day 2: 7 hours trekking
Traditional breakfast at 7:30
We walk though 5 villages,we’ll have tea break, lunch break, peanuts break 🙂
At about 5 or 6 pm, we arrive at the village where will spend the second night with a different tribe.

Day 3: 4 hours trekking
Today we will see villages, a school and after 4 hours of walking we will arrive at the lake.
At the lake we will have lunch.
After lunch we will take a boat cross Inle Lake – this proves very popular with trekkers as you get to spend around an hour and half on the boat where you will see floating houses, floating garden and fishermen etc…
We will then arrive in  NYAUNG SHWE town by about 3pm, our final destination.

60-65 km in 3 days.

Maximum group size = 12 people

Cost of 40, 000 kyats per person for 3 days, which includes:
– Guided trek from Kalaw to Inle Lake
-Homestay/accommodation
– Meals (no drinks)
-Bag transfer to Nyaung Shwe
-Boat to Nyaung shwe

Not including:
-$10 entrance fee to Inle Lake region
-drinks

Please click here for a list of supplies you will need while trekking with us.

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2 Days and 1 Night Trek: Kalaw to Inle

It is possible to do a two days trek to Inlay. We start the same time as 3 days,but we will take a taxi for part of the first day. Then we will follow the same itinerary as the 3 day trek.

We have to take taxi to a small village for 40 mins.
We walk for 3 hours to lunch point,and walk 3 more hours to the village where we
sleep in very traditional farm house.
The next day we will walk 4 hours, we’ll get a lunch village at lake, after having lunch we have to take a boat taxi around 1 hour and half,we’ll pass Floating Garden,Floating villages, traditional fishermen and other beautiful sights along the lake.
The trek ends in Nyaung Shwe town.
30 to 35 km, in 2 days.

Cost of 32, 000 kyats per person for 2 days, which includes:
– Guided trek from Kalaw to Inle Lake
-Homestay/accommodation
– Meals (no drinks)
-Bag transfer to Nyaung Shwe
-Boat to Nyaung shwe,
-Taxi to starting point

Not including:
-$10 entrance fee to Inle Lake region
-drinks

Please click here for a list of supplies you will need while trekking with us.

12033166_551296825020013_7410055996275616210_nWe offer a choice of 3 Day Treks around the mountains of Kalaw

Ever Smile offers a wide range of day hikes varying in difficulty depending on your needs.

View Point

-4 hours walking
-We travel past 2 Palaung villages on the way there through the mountains, tea plantations…trekking is up and down.
-Lunch at Nepali restaurant at the viewpoint around 12-1pm.
-After lunch we return back to Kalaw through the mountains, about 2 ½ hours walking time.
OR….
We have a 2nd option to walk back to Kalaw through the jungle, which takes about 3 hours.
21 Kilometers round trip

Costs:
-Guide fees
-2 or more people=12,000 kyat per person (including lunch)

Myint Ka
-Take taxi from Kalaw for 15 minutes.
-Arrive in village (????) and walking for 2 and half hour to Pein Ne Pinn village. Here we will visit the local villagers houses. We will take our lunch in Pein Ne Pinn village.
-Walking another 2 hours and see village, Myint Ka, another tribe (Danu village). Here the car is waiting to take us back to Kalaw

18 kilometers

Costs:
-Taxi 10,000 kyat
-Guide fees
-2 or more people=12,000 kyat per person (including lunch)

Myin Ma Hti (Buddhist Caves)
-walking 4 hours
-We will pass 2 different villages. In this trek we see more beautiful scenery but less villagers.
-We arrive at Myin Ma Hti cave for lunch. We can see the Buddha inside the cave.
-Walking back to Kalaw through the pine forest for 2 and half hours.

22 Kilometers round trip

Costs:
-Guide fees
-2 or more people=12,000 kyat per person (including lunch)

Please understand that the landscape and scenery between Kalaw and Inle Lake are very diverse and change dramatically between seasons. During the wet season
(May-October) the landscape is lush, wet and green.
However, during the hot, dry and cool season, (November-April)
the landscape is more dry and brown.