The Inle Lake is the second largest fresh water lake in Myanmar (Burma) and a popular tourist destination. Inle Lake is located in the Shan Hills with about 70,000 people living on its shores on the lake and on islands.
(Boat tour on the Inle Lake)
The landscape is beautiful and picturesque with peaks surrounding the lake making a strong contrast to the flatness of the water.
(Typical fisherman working on Inle Lake)
The local people live and work on and around the lake and especially the fisherman that row their boats with their legs while fishing are an amazing sight.
There are many resorts that are literary on the lake; the best time to visit Inle Lake is in September and October.