Inlay Lake
ubein

Location     

Located between 20° 10' N and 97° 02' E in Naung Shwe, Pinlaung and Peh Kon Townships of Southern Shan State. Elevation over 2900 feet.

Area     

642.32 square miles.

Year of Establishment

Established in 1985.

Access

  1. Yangon to Nyaung Shwe, 430 miles by car.
  2. Yangon to Heho, 335 miles by air way and Heho to Nyaung Shwe, 14 miles by car.
  3. Yangon via Thazi to Shwe Nyaung, 320 miles by train and Shwe Nyaung to Nyaung Shwe, 10 miles by car.

 

Objectives

  1. To conserve and protect natual vegetation, wetland birds and fresh water fishes in Inlay sanctuary.
  2. To conserve geological features and scenic beauty of mountain areas.
  3.  To conserved Inlay watershed and maintain water resource for Law-Pi-Ta hydroelectric power plant.
  4.  To conserve and educate the local people in traditional floating agriculture practised by "In" lake-dwellers.
  5. To upgrade the Sanctuary so as to promote ecotourism.

 

Forest / Vegetative Types

Oryza granulate, Dalbergia spinosa, Hypericum prunizolium, Coladium spp., Desmodium oblongum, Enhydra zluctuans, Panicum sarmentosum grow on the natural floating islets. Salix tetrasperma, Ficus spp. Crataexa nurvala, Mitragyna parvizolia, Salmalia malabarica syn., Bombax malabaricum are found in shallow water or on the shores.

Wildlife

  1. 7 species of birds
  2. 27 species of wetland birds
  3. 14 species of migratory birds
  4. 40 species of freshwater fishes, otter and turtle

 

Conservation, Development and Research   Programmes

  1. Protection of land and wetland birds and conservation of their natural habitat and refuge.
  2. Construction of bird watch-towers.
  3. Cooperation with Inlay watershed conservation programme.
  4. Implementation of environment conservation and research.

 

Opportunities for Study and Recreation

  1. Observation of world renowned wetland ecosystem 2950 feet above sea level.
  2. Observation and enjoyment of scenic beauty of the Shan plateau.
  3. Observation and reseatch on various types of birds.
  4. Observation and of endemic fish species such as Ngapweh (Chaudhuria caudata) and Ngaku-Shinpa (Silurus bumanensis).
  5. Observation of traditional agriculture practised by lake dwellers.

Main Menu

Useful Myanmar Phrases

Auspicious to you all
Mingalar Bad


How are you?
nei kaun: ye. la:


Good morning
mingala nan ne khin: ba


Good evening
kaun: tho: nya. nei khin: ba


Good night/Good Bye
thwa: bi


Thank you
kyei: zu: tin ba de


Thank you very much
kyei: zu: amya: gyi: tin ba de


I cannot speak Myanmar
Myanmar lo matat' bu:


Do you understand?
khamya: na: le tha la:


May I take a photograph?
da' poun yai' lo. ya. mala:


May I use the telephone?
te li hpon: thoun: lo. ya. ma. la:


Where is the restroom?
ein tha be ma shi. tha le:


How much?
be lau' le:


What's that?
e: da ba le:


Very expensive
zei: mya: de


See you again
noun gya. thei: da paw.


Please to meet you.
twei. ya. da wan: tha ba de


Good luck
kan kaun: ba zei


Sorry
sel' mashi ba ne.


Excuse me
thi: khan ba


It's all right.
ya ba de


Yes (Male)
hou' ke khin bya.


Yes (Female)
hou' ke shin.


No
hin. in:


Really?
da ge la:


It's impossible.
ma hpyi' nain bu:


Possibly
hpyi' nain ba de


I beg your pardon (Male)
khin mya (?)


I beg your pardon (Male)
Shin (?)


Can I help you?
ku nyi ba ya. zei


Help!
kegya. ba oun:


Beautifull
hla. lai' ta


I want...
...gyin de


Directions

I want to go...
... go thwa: gyin ba de


Where is...?
...be na: ma le:


Turn left
be be cho:


Turn right
nya be cho:


Straight ahead
te, de. thwa: ba


Stop here
dima ya' ba


Slow down
hpyei: byei:


Be careful
tha di: hta: ba


Be careful, don't drive too fast
tha di: hta: ba: phyie: byei: maun:


Turn back
pyan hie:


Turn back
pyan hie:


How much do I owe you?
be lau' kya. tha le:


Keep the change
maan: ne. daw


Places

Airport
lei zei


Bus Station
ba saka: hma' tain


Railway Station
buda youn


Hotel
hou te


Embassy
than youn:


Hospital
hsei: youn


Clinic
hsei: gan:


Police Station
ye: sa khan:


Post Office
sa dai


Market
zei:


River Boat jetty
thin: baw: zei'


Guest house
e. yei' tha


Restaurant
sa: thau' hsain


Travel Related Links

Association of Southeast Asia NationsASEAN
Association of Southeast Asia Nations
www.aseansec.org


Association of Southeast Asia NationsASEAN
Association of Sou<<4R543W90-=98theast Asia Nations
www.aseansec.org

Pacific Asia Travel AssociationPacific Asia Travel Association
http://www.pata.org/

Myanmar Hotelier Association
Myanmar Hotelier Association

http://www.myanmarhotelier.org



  MTFMyanmar Tourism Federation
  http://www.myanmar.travel/

Search Our Site

Contact Us

Address Information

Building No. (33), Nay Pyi Taw, Union of Myanmar.
Union of Myanmar.

Information

Tel: 95 67 406129, 406130,
406460, 406244
www.myanmartourism.org

Contact Us

mo.moht@mptmail.net.mm
mohtmail@gmail.com
director.information.moht@gmail.com

Connect With Us

 

mobile app

Please download here

Room Booking

Thanks for staying with us! Please fill out the form below and our staff will be in contact with your shortly. The see all of our room options please visit the link below.
See All Rooms