17th-18th Jan 2018: Lisu New Year Festival, Putao.( 3N/4D )
Day 01 ( 17-01-2018 )
On arrival at the airport, the guide will pick up, and have lunch at a local restaurent to explore in and out of the town. As the town is inhabited by four minority ethnics- namely Lisu, Rawang, Jimpaw and Shan, you will notice how peaceful and simple their lives are. Overnight in Htawang Razi Inn.
Day 02 ( 18-01-2018 )
It’s worth visiting the Myoma market in the very early morning, where you can enjoy Noodle soup or tea for breakfast. Visit Lisu new year festival, where you can watch Some performence, such as Lisu Traditional dance, Lisu Traditional sword-laddered climbing and Traditional walking through flaming fire. Then drive to Machanbow town through vast thatch field for about one hour, after passing the Malikha suspension bridge, visit stone dragon and enjoy the scenery of the Malikha river, which is the boundary between the two townships- Machanbow and Putao. From Naung Kaing, you will continue driving to Kaungmulon pagoda along Malikha river, then take different road to Putao and overnight in Htawang Razi Inn.
Day 03 ( 19-01-2017 )
In the morning, visit Mulashide village by car. It’s 8 miles from the town and located by the river band of ice-cold water mular creek flowing from ice-mountains on border with India. Explore the village as it was set up by the first Christian missionary. Then ressume exploring new year festival, and enjoy interacting with the community elders for the rest of the day. Then overnight in Htawang Razi Inn.
Day 04 ( 20-01-2018 )
Visit morning market to buy local souvenires, and to have breakfast in the market.. It is worth taking a visit to Khakaborazi National Park Museum, then drive to airport for onward departure..