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Highlights

  • Discovering the Inthar people’s daily life, culture and cuisine.
  • Taking a longtail boat to explore a local farm, meeting the farmer who grows tomatoes on an island that floats on the surface of the lake, and seeing how they construct the floating islands from plants and water hyacinths.
  • Having some snacks with an Inthar family in Pauk Par village, being hosted by them and chatting about their daily life.

Tour Overview

Mix and mingle with the Inthar people and discover their life, culture and cuisine. After breakfast, take a longtail boat across the peaceful lake to visit a local farm. Meet a farmer who grows tomatoes on an island that floats on the surface of the lake. Explore the farm, and learn about the daily lives of the farmers and how they construct the floating islands from plants and water hyacinths.
Visit the village where the Inthar people live to see the typical houses constructed on wooden stilts in the water. Spend some time with an Inthar family who will generously open their home for you to explore. Sit and chat with them while enjoying local snacks such as tofu crackers, rice crackers and tea leaf salad. After saying goodbye to your hosts, return by boat to the jetty.