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Firefly, Northern Shan State Trek

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Firefly, Northern Shan State Trek
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This small company is run by a local family from the mountain(Palaung) ethnic minority. All the guide are from the mountain villages, well trained and well known about the region, knowledgeable and fluent in English. They speak few local languages...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great villages trek with our young guide Akhar who had a lot of knowledge about nature, culture and life in Myanmar ;) we had a great time, the landscape is beautiful and we learned a lot!! Thank you

Date of experience: March 2019
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Mitch M, Manager at Firefly, Northern Shan State Trek, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the feedback and sharing. It was our pleasure to show you around our region. Wish you all the best and enjoy your travel.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reliable...both our guide (sawmie) and mitch acting as our driver for the two days trek did communicate very well with us. From beginning to the end it was well organized and we felt safe. We took just passport copies with us - even though no...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank TravelKater
Mitch M, Manager at Firefly, Northern Shan State Trek, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the feedback and recommendation. Our pleasure to guide you and show your the region. You are always welcome back to visit us again anytime. Thanks you so much from Firefly team. Have a nice travel to you.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoy my 3 days trekking with that guys, Mitch the owner is a really interesting person, he knows so much about Myanmar and is a big heart guy, and he like to explain all of he knows about the country and the coulture....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Marco M
Mitch M, Manager at Firefly, Northern Shan State Trek, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thamk you very much for your sharing of your feedback and the recommendation. All the best to your travel. Thank again.

Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

This was a great experience, plenty of traditional food and the home stays were perfect. Aca our guide was so helpful and insightful. Would recommend to anyone who wants to experience nice walks and culture.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Atkote
Mitch M, Manager at Firefly, Northern Shan State Trek, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2019

Thank you for your sharing and the recommendation. we are really appreciate your feedback and thanks so much for your support. Hope to have you and your friend again in Hsipaw. Have a nice journey. :)

Reviewed January 31, 2019 via mobile

We booked option 3 with our excellent guide Nepai. Mitch (owner) drove us to the starting point by car (if you choose option 4 as two day trip you walk this distance). Then we walked 3 1/2 hours through rice fields and Forrest to the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Alex S
Reviewed January 23, 2019 via mobile

At the beginning I wanted to do a one night trekking and I ended up in a three night trekking around Hsipaw villages and mountains and this is all thanks to Mike! I was very lucky to have randomly chosen Firefly because they gave me...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

A simple thank you will never reflect the experience we lived during this trek. Mountains, landscapes, jungle, waterfalls, fauna, flora, tea plantations, fields, sunset, good little dishes prepared with love, cold showers under a sky full of stars, hospitality and generosity of the inhabitants... Couldn’t...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Mitch M, Manager at Firefly, Northern Shan State Trek, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2019

Thank you for your kind feedback and your recommendation. We really appreciate to get the shared. We hope you can visit us again and you are welcome anytime. We wish you all the best from Hsipaw.

Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

It took us a long time to decide among the different companies. Firefly was a bit more expensive (we were only 2, nobody had booked so far) but the explanation of Mitch regarding the trek were more complete, the staff was also lovely. We got...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Mitch M, Manager at Firefly, Northern Shan State Trek, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

Thank you for supporting us and shared your feedback. Thank for recommending our guide Mike. You are always welcome back to visit us again. All the best to your travel.

Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

Mitch and his father were amazing not only for our trek but also for treating us as their Hsipaw family. A very memorable part of our trip.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Mitch M, Manager at Firefly, Northern Shan State Trek, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

Thank you. It was our pleasure to have you in Hsipaw. You are always welcome back to visit us anytime again.. Wish you all the best to your travel.

Reviewed January 6, 2019

I visited Hispaw in last Oct 2018, before my trip I contacted with Mitch (Firefly) and discussed with him that I dont have much time there but want to do soft trekking and visit around the town, he said he would assist me well as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NwayNwayEai
Mitch M, Manager at Firefly, Northern Shan State Trek, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2019

Thank you for the kind feedback and your recommendation. We hope to have you again in Hsipaw. You are welcome to visit us again anytime. We wish you all the best..

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