Inle Lake

General Information

1.PaungdawOo Pagoda - is located in Ywama and is a significant religious site in the Shan State.The center sanctuary in the main hall of Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda houses five small golden Buddha images. The Buddha images have been covered with so many gold leaves that it is impossible to see their original edifice. 

2.Shwe Indain Pagoda- This pagoda’s history is covered in mystery. Myanmar historical records make no mention of its construction. One theory puts its beginnings at 300 – 200 BC but there’s no archeological evidence to support that theory. The monastery is also known for a collection of old Myanmar's Buddha images from different areas that are worth seeing. 

3. Sankar village and Pagodas- Sagar (or Sankar) is a small village on the eastern bank of the channel which connects the northern to the southern part of Lake Inle and one of the mountain lakes of the South-East Asia. It is situated at 875 meters above sea level. The lake has a length about 100 kilometers from north to south, and the maximum width of 5 kilometers.