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Sam's Family Restaurant - CLOSED

Aung Cha Tha, Kalaw, Myanmar
+95 9 430 07204
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Asian, Burmese
Aung Cha Tha, Kalaw, Myanmar
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1 - 10 of 170 reviews

Reviewed October 6, 2018

My friends and I have just finished a two days trekking with Mi Mi and Au Au (not sure about the spell, but anyway..). We absolutely loved our guide, the panorama, the place where we slept, the amazing and never ending food, the trip on...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Viola V
Reviewed June 11, 2018

I chose Uncle Sam trekking service because of my friend's recommended. The price per person for one day trek is 10000MMK(reasonable) including lunch. Their lunch will not interest for you but you can request traditional food. I had as guided 2 girls (Hnin and ......More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank barani m
Reviewed April 4, 2018

We chose this agency because it was recommended from lonely planet, even if the reviews at trip advisor where mediocre. I presume the trek is more or less the same via all the agencies, but the differences between them are the price (30usd per person...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank alexiak673
Reviewed December 14, 2017

I will start with the fact that we are in our mid 50s... so not the typical trekkers... we took a private guide (wi wi) which was only slight more expensive than taking part of a group. the Trek itself was fantastic. you experience Myanmar,...More

Date of visit: December 2017
2  Thank Adjue
Reviewed August 8, 2017

When looking to do a trek from Kalaw to Inle Lake, we read mixed reviews about Sam's but once we checked out a few other sites, this was where we choose. The trek was definitely a highlight of our trip and we cannot speak highly...More

Date of visit: July 2017
4  Thank Christine2027
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

They offer with a good price and group trekking. But the owner Uncle Sam only get the profit and the guides don't get the full guide fees. They just hire some guides from the villagefor the business and they do not have lincise. And they...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Yar Z
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

This was the second time my husband and I used sams trekking in Kalaw. The first time we trekked 3 days 2 nights to Inle Lake (5 years ago!) and it was a wonderful experience, the absolute highlight of our trip. The second time was...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Holly G
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

The agency seemed really good and we had heared from people having positive experiences with the offered trekkings. For us, the trekking was okay! There were only some things that should be given more attention to: 1. I have got a peanut allergy and told...More

Date of visit: June 2017
4  Thank Yara Z
Reviewed June 19, 2017

The trek was amazing, mainly thanks to Joala, our perfect guide. The landscapes are great, the food was delicious, and we felt like a family thanks to the guide. Thanks for everything :!

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank movi17
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

Incredible 3 day trek with Sams agency! Easy to organise you just sign up the day before and there are always other people joining the group which keeps it cheap. Paid 40,000 for 3 days. Walked in a great group of 5 people with 2...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Kirsten S
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  • Address: Aung Cha Tha, Kalaw, Myanmar
  • Location: Asia  >  Myanmar  >  Shan State  >  Kalaw
  • Phone Number: +95 9 430 07204
Small, cosy place doing Burmese, Indian and Chinese food. Near to the larger Everest Nepali Restaurant.
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