12 DAYS IN MYANMAR WITH PHAUNG DAW OO PAGODA FESTIVAL ON INLE LAKE (Festival dates: 29.09.19 – 16.10.19)
The Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda Festival is probably the most well-known celebration on Inle Lake. The Buddha images from the Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda are driven around the lake on a lavishly decorated barge, stopping off at every village to provide believers with the opportunity to pay homage. The festival is colourful and full of traditional influences. Traditional dancing and boat races ar...
27.09.19 – 31.10.19
14 DAYS IN MYANMAR, INCLUDING HOT AIR BALLOON FESTIVAL IN TAUNGGYI (Festival dates: 05.11.19 – 11.11.19)
The hot air balloon festival is celebrated once a year as the second festival of lights after the Buddhist fasting period and runs for seven days. The festival is traditionally used by local people to pay homage to the Sulamani Temple by flying decorated hot air balloons in the sky. The paper balloons are between four, five and six metres tall and decorated on the outside with colo...
01.11.19 – 30.11.19