Overview

Adventure through the backcountry to small hillside villages, crumbling ancient temples and friendly local tea houses that few travellers have the chance to visit.

Travel by long-tail boat, oxcart, and bicycle as you venture down backcountry roads and lake canals to tiny villages and gorgeous city centers. Experience the welcoming smiles and culture of the Burmese. Float down the Irrawaddy River, marvel at pristine waterfalls, wander through the stone steps and spires of thousands of pagodas, and delve into some the issues facing tribal groups in remote areas of the country.

Back Roads of Southeast Asia --Embark on this classic backpacking trip through unique and off-the-beaten path locations throughout Southeast Asia. You will have the opportunity to experience rural village life in some of the most beautiful corners of Laos, Vietnam, Myanmar, and Thailand. Remember, this is a highly-rewarding, travel-intensive itinerary, so pack light and get ready.

For more information about our programs in Myanmar, visit https://rusticpathways.com/students/programs/countries/myanmar

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