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“ancient stupas”(24 reviews)
“inle lake”(109 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Inthein, Taunggyi, Myanmar
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Among thousands of ancient temples; make sure you found the original ones. Some of the temples have to maintain which becomes so NEW and gold painted. I strongly suggest to go either left or right out of the stairways which there are clusters of ancient...More

Thank HeinThant
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really interesting place to visit. There are more than 1000 stupas in many different styles, build by different cultures and nations. You need to take 15 minutes easy walk - trough souvenir market :-) as always. It is something what you should...More

Thank Jörg F
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you walk around this place there is so much history to take in and you need a guide to explain the area. There is also lots to buy in the area as well.

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Burma is a country not to wait to visit. Amazing, nice people, still authentic. I would love to go and visit again

1  Thank isabellemottard25
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The journey up to Indein Village is interesting with a lot of old broken down stupas to wander through before reaching the temple at the top. Temple is stunning and extensively refurbished or built upon.

1  Thank ETAllan
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This was probably the best part of Inle Lake - there were many pagodas and ruins - some were of the gold/silver variety that has come to symbolize Myanmar while some were of the more traditional. Getting here from the main tourist part of Inle...More

1  Thank Madczr
Reviewed 10 July 2018

It's a new experience for us seeing so many ancient and new build pagoda, before reaching the temple at the top you can buy some souvenirs and clothing. A month of December is the best place to visit because the weather is cold, don't forget...More

Thank Juan L
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

This place is incredible! I felt like I was back in Bagan and Angkor at the same time. It isn’t as huge as the temples in Angkor but the small stupas were all over and many of them were in a ruined state. They are...More

Thank Cory C
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Misterious Nyaung Oak Monastery is a jungle of 1000 stupas in area of Inle Lake in Myanmar. It is unknown who has built them and why, but they stunning. This is one of most valuable and beautiful places in Shan Province. Please visit blog Filmyzplecaka.pl...More

1  Thank Violetta S
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Visiting the Indein Village should be one of your top priorities when on Inle Lake. It's on the southwest part of the lake, inland, reachable through a maze of canals. The voyage from the lake takes around a half an hour. You pass with your...More

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Noraini I
17 July 2018|
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Response from Violetta S | Reviewed this property |
We traveled to Inle (Nyaungshwe) from Mandalay by bus JJ Express (7,5 h; 18$). Please visit my blog, where you can find a lot of information (in Polish, but you can use any translator), movies and pictures... More
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Response from ZenDark30 | Reviewed this property |
Inlee Lake is best enjoyed at the pace of the local people. My suggestion is to stay at Inlee lake and resort (see my review) and wither walk or take motor bike taxi to dock in the morning. You will be inundated wit boat... More
Duy L
28 May 2016|
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Response from Ton AJJ v | Reviewed this property |
Try to use the same boat / guide to bring you there. At the monastery there might be boats available but I can't confirm. Best to check before you get on the lake