CRUISE - 5 Days / 4 Nights from Kawthaung

QUICK FACTS:

Period: Mid October until mid May

Route: Southern Mergui Archipelago Loop

Departure from: Kawthaung - Arrival to: Kawthaung

Activities: Swimming, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Light Hiking

Day 1: Embark Kawthaung (-/-/D)

Your guide will meet you at the airport in Kawthaung or pier at the in Ranong and transfer you to your boat for check in. If there is enough you may take part in a short sightseeing tour through a bustling border town (optional). Stroll through the lively market near the Jetty, visit the famous Victoria Point, the most southern tip of Myanmar’s mainland, photo stop at the King Bayint Naung statue. After taking your cabin sit back and relax. We cruise to Taung La Bo Island for our first dip in the blue ocean. Overnight near 115 Island.

Accommodation: Private Gazebo
Meals: Dinner

Day 2: Island 115 – Shark Isand – Lagoon Bay (B/L/D)

Wake up with a stunning view at 115 Island. After breakfast, we are heading for Shark Island. Don’t worry the waters are safe the island is called this way, because of its shape rather than sharks in the water.

The water is fun and inviting but more adventure waits with swimming or snorkeling.

After a lavish lunch on boat our journey continues to Lagoon Bay to explore the mangrove forest by sea kayak. Don’t miss out on watching the clearest sky and the shiniest stars as there is no light pollution anywhere nearby. After dinner feel free to take a swim in florescent waters. Overnight at Lagoon Bay.

Accommodation: Private Gazebo
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 3: Lagoon Bay – Moken Village – Boulder Island (B/L/D)

At first light, we set to cruise to visit the Sea Gypsy (Moken) village. It’s a sure bet that the local Moken children will be on hand to greet us with smiles and waves. Our next stop will be Ba Wei Island, which is a high cliff mountain. Take the kayak and passing the huge rock gate. A good place to relax and explore the sea life while swimming and or snorkeling, kayaking or Stand Up Paddling Board.

Our ride to Boulder Island gives our next nights stop for rest, Boulder Bay. Take you mask and Snorkel and discover the underwater world of Boulder Bay Reef and if the tide allows you have to opportunity to explore this amazing island with its many exciting treks. Overnight at Boulder Bay.

Accommodation: Private Gazebo
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 4: Boulder Island – Myauk Ni Island – Thay Yae Island (B/L/D)

Today the best part of the tour is coming up at Boulder Bay where you will have your choice of swimming, kayaking or you can go on to the island for an unforgettable trek on this previously uncharted island.

The island offers so much more than what you can experience in a day with five beaches, all with great snorkeling. Kayaks are available to explore the waters around Boulder Island. If you brought your hiking shoes there are amazing treks that take you to various locations on the island. One of our favorites is the hike to Eagle Rock, the highest elevation on the island. The view of Boulder Bay is spectacular.

Return to the boat after your adventures as we set off in the late afternoon with a stop at Myauk Ni (Red Monkey Island) Island for a refreshing swim before our final destination for the evening and overnight stay at next to Thu Yee Island at the Barwell Channel.

Enjoy a relaxing dinner and sunset before retiring for the evening.

Accommodation: Private Gazebo
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 5: Departure (B/-/-)

Day five sees us heading back into Kawthaung. We will arrive about 09am so if you have an early flight to catch you won’t be hurried. At Kawthaung, our staff will assist you with your return travel plans and immigration.

Accommodation: none
Meals: Breakfast

Please note: Program may change due to weather and tide conditions. Joint tour need a minimum of participants.


Note: This tour can be combine with other. 
Continue: Flight to Myeik / Flight to Yangon
Alternative departure: Border Crossing into Thailand (30 Min by long tail boat)

INCLUDED SERVICES

  • Round Transfer from Airport Kawthaung or Ranong Pier
  • Accommodation on board (double sharing) on the top deck in open air gazebos
  • English speaking Tour Leader
  • On board meals (3 meals per day with minimum 3-4 dishes per meal)
  • Soft Drinks, Water Tea and Coffee
  • Free use of sea kayaks and snorkeling equipment
  • Life Jacket, special part and travel

ExCLUDED SERVICES

  • International or domestic flight (e.g. Yangon – Kawthaung – Yangon)
  • Mergui Archipelago Royalty fee (100 USD)
  • Myanmar Visa Fees (around 30 US$)
  • Single supplement surcharge
  • Services not mentioned above
  • Trip cancellation and medical insurance
  • Expenditures of personal nature, such as alcoholic beverages, souvenirs, tip for crew