About us

WHO WE ARE?

Dynamic and passionate with a group of travel experts with strong enough experience in guiding and operating trekking tourism industry in Myanmar. The Backyard is a local young tourism entrepreneur private-owned with energetic team and enthusiastic in responsible trekking tourism in Myanmar. We all are from the origin of ethnic tribe people from hilly regions in Myanmar.

Of course, we specialize in adventure and activity experiences of Myanmar trekking tour holidays, offering a wide variety of treks to suit most types of visitor requirements as well as a wide range of cultural tours and other adventure travel options in Chin Hills trekking, Kachin Hills Putao trekking and Shan Hills trekking.

The Backyard is a registered tour operator; official name is The Backyard Co., Ltd., in Myanmar. We are an active member of UMTA (Union of Myanmar Travel Association) and officially recognized as travels and tours operator by Ministry of National Planning & Economic Development and Ministry of Hotel and Tourism. The Certificate number of incorporation is 3165/2015-2016 and Company Licensed number from Ministry of Hotel and Tourism is Kha – 3195.

WHAT WE DO?

Travel is all about creating experience and connection with local people, we strongly believe.

There is something you should know about us. That is, we are specializing in trekking tours in the hill regions of Myanmar – Chin Hills, Kachin Hills and Shan Hills. It means we closely work with local people, local non-profit organizations and support creation of job opportunities in the place where we operate trekking activities, Chin Hills, Kachin Hills and Shan Hills. They are the only hilly regions in Myanmar.

For our non-profit activities we founded ‘Chin Tourism and Information Center’ for promoting local Chin products to regional and international markets. In fact, we provide free travels information, free tours consultation and other travel services to local and international tourists. Beside we closely work with local authorities and local people in sustainable tourism development in Chin Hills.

Let’s say The Backyard is promoting ‘local tourism products with responsible manner incorporating the principles of sustainable development and responsible tourism in Myanmar.’ Because… Myanmar| our Home| our Backyard

WHY WITH US?

We find the best solutions for travelers to cut some of their costs while traveling in Myanmar. Meanwhile, enjoy the most exotic and fantastic experience in one of the most bustling and colorful corners of our backyard of Myanmar.

Our well-designed and distinguished travel activities trekking will bring you local insights of the backyard of Myanmar, which is not commonly found in other region of Myanmar and in ASEAN countries. From the touching historical stories to the most authentic experience, you will find Myanmar a great place to live with its most hospitable people.