Kakku and Taunggyi Trip from InLe Lake

Tour Code: IDT_2

Kakku and Taunggyi Trip



Enjoy a day of discoveries and cultural immersion with this day trip of Kakku Pagoda, a complex recently opened to the public.

Begin the tour with a pick up at your hotel in Nyaung Shwe City, then enjoy a scenic drive through the scenic winding roads on your way to Kakku Pagoda, where you’ll surely marvel at the beauty of the lush mountain range! Explore the religious site with your English-speaking guide, who will tell you all about its Buddhist history as you admire the sight of the 2,500 unique Shan-style stupas.

Enjoy a quick lunch, at your own expense, before you head off to Taunggyi Central Market. Here you can enjoy local products at awesome prices, including delicious Shan noodles, as well as fresh produce and Burmese sweet tea from the Shan hills. Visit the Ananda Temple and check out the gilded sikhara, the tower-like spire on top, and take in the magnificent view of the surrounding mountain range! Finally, drive back to your hotel in Nyaung Shwe.


Inclusive of ~

  • professional English speaking tour guide
  • sightseeing tour by air-conditioned private vehicle
  • hotel pickup and drop off
  • mineral water bottles

Not Inclusive of ~

  • entrance fees, approx. AUD $19 per person for an entire trip
  • meals not specified in the “Inclusions” section
  • personal insurance and other personal expense


  • approximately 10 hrs


  • Pick up time: Approximately 9:00am
  • Please be at the hotel lobby to meet with your tour guide as per the scheduled departure.


  • Don’t forget to bring a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen.


  • Additional surcharge will apply if the hotel is outside of Nyaung Shwe town.
  • Additional surcharge will apply if pick up and drop off is from the highway bus station and airport.
  • Children aged 0-2 are free.
  • Ladies are required to cover up to enter the temples. Please wear long pants and a long sleeved shirt or bring something to wrap around you.

Don’t forget you can modify this tour. Whether you enjoy travelling as a part of a small group with other like-minded travellers, or perhaps you are looking for your very own private journey, we have the right option for you. Click on talk to us button to send us your enquiry.