Discover Samkar Lake, a hidden gem in the Inle region, perfect for a tranquil escape. Samkar is located to the south of the more popular Inle Lake, connected with it through the Belu Chaung creek. Undertake a three-hour scenic boat journey from Nyaung Shwe to reach Samkar. Soak in the beautiful landscape and catch glimpses of local life in villages that you will sail by. Once you reach the tranquil lake, spend time exploring the nearby villages. Marvel at the ancient stupas, try your hand at ceramic-making with the locals. You can also visit a nearby distillery and participate in a rice whiskey workshop, conducted by a local family. Spend time at the charming Tar Kaung temple and revel in the peace and tranquility of the area.