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The hike is worth it

It's a steep walk down and an even steeper walk back up (45 minutes or so), but the falls... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Karen D
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Amersham, United Kingdom
Beautiful waterfall motorbike taxis a bit annoying

4 of us went to visit the waterfall, having read the previous reviews about pushy guides we made... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2018
HCRose
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a steep walk down and an even steeper walk back up (45 minutes or so), but the falls themselves are worth it. The local ladies will walk with you to sell you cold drinks and point out where you can change if you want...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karen D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Please disregard my review of 2016 with the same title, it is not accurate, but I could not find any way to ask to remove it. As I told in my review I saw it from afar, and no water was visible, but it turns...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

I will not attend this attraction due to this behaviour. Changes need to be made for tourist to feel comfortable. Thank you all for the information.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

4 of us went to visit the waterfall, having read the previous reviews about pushy guides we made sure that we were very clear at the start that we did not want any guides and that worked well. The walk was down a road. One...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Nothing to say about the falls there are impressive and one of the biggest one I’ve seen in Southeast Asia. What you really have to know it’s that you can and should go with the motorbike until the fall. The way is steep but if...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

I have been traveling in Myanmar since 1996. By bicycle, motorcycle, bus, train. I know the country and customs well and was very disturbed at our expirence at these falls. As tourism develops in Myanmar, well things are a changing. There is a bit of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank hlananh2001
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We traveled here from Mandalay by car. Takes some 90 minutes. There are two options: 1. Either you have time and energy/skills for medium difficult hiking, or 2. You just want to see this place from dedicated view terrace. We took the option 2. View...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

A wonderful place but really a very steep climb for 45 min and about 600m height difference. One of our older team members in the end had to be carried. Be prepared!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank pnghenryb
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Some tips; 1.- If you go by motorbike you can either park it where the 2 “restaurants” are or drive all the way directly to the waterfalls. The road is mostly paved, although steep and some tricky parts not paved. 2.- if you walk you...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank JenglerMengler
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

This was a lovely morning venture-the downhill (40 minutes) took longer than the uphill for us! Paved road, winding, good chance to see flowers, trees and nature. Powerful and impressive falls at the base- have a cup of tea or noodles and enjoy the surroundings....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from NathalieAndAndrew | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sebastian we got a tuk tuk from pol, so wasn’t paying much attention to navigation. You will arrive at the top, and at least 40 min walk down and hour and a bit at least on way up. It is a hard climb. The local touts... More
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