Bordering China, Laos and Thailand, witness the large mountainous region of Shan State’s natural beauty. Capture the essence of traditional rural Burmese life with a boat excursion on Inle Lake. Meet indigenous ethnic tribes to experience their local traditions and customs. Peruse small shops for native handicrafts. Indulge in a traditional Burmese massage, or take a cooking class to learn how to prepare classic Shan dishes. Witness breathless panoramic mountain views, pine forests and bamboo groves, or glimpse at the well-preserved temples and monasteries in charming Kyaing Tong. A timeless journey through yesteryear—Shan State.