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Organic vegetables as you have never seen before

This is a must see in Myanmar the gardens appear in orderly rows and seem to be floating on air... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
margandmuzz
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Mooloolaba, Australia
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FLOATING GARDENS

Wow! what other way is there to manage your agriculture on Lake Inle than by creating amazing... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
deborahk3
,
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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Nanpan, Inle Lake, Taunggyi, Myanmar
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see in Myanmar the gardens appear in orderly rows and seem to be floating on air from a distance. Make sure you get a local explanation on how these gardens are created and maintained.Picking vegetables mainly tomatoes from a canoe is...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Wow! what other way is there to manage your agriculture on Lake Inle than by creating amazing floating gardens. We visited these on our boat tour and saw first hand where the local produce is grown and cultivated. Having enjoyed the most amazing freshly squeezed...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

My wife and I enjoyed a half day trip on the lake for about 10 dollars. What a deal, so much fun. The trip includesthe floating gardens, floating villages, restaurants, shops, and many sights. This is a must do when in town. great time.

Thank Josh C
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Visiting the floating gardens is on top of every Inle lake tours. Without a guide to explain it's a pointless excursion, so make sure you have one. The islands are made of lake grass and supported by bamboos. They're tiny and long, floating on a...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Our first stop in lake Inle is this floating gardens, very clever way of agriculture by the locals. The lake water gave nutrients to the plant and there is not a need to water the plants since it is located by the lake and there...More

Thank Jacky84
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

The local people rake up the weed from the lake and load it into their boats, transferring it to the islands where it creates a floating garden, criss crossed by canals just the width of their long tail boats. Tomatoes and other crops are sold...More

Thank Jackie C
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

it was in the middle of the vast lake full of wild twines.I was so amazed to see it. it was floating on water.It does now have anything supporting it but only some sea weeds and manure and some bamboo canes. this is awesome you...More

Thank Willy Y
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Interesting to see as you cruise by in a boat. Not really worth a stop unless you are a dyed-in-the-wool horticulturalist.

Thank James W
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Awesome floating gardens in the middle of Inle lake. Beautiful green tones and touch of local agriculture.

Thank Klára N
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

The locals make great use of the lake - from their famous 'leg rowers' to artisans making jewelry, clothes, boats - and vegetable gardens!

Thank WelshToGo
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