Myanmar Travel

6 Days Around Kawthaung

Day 1 Kawthaung – Hansting

After a 2 hour domestic flight from Yangon you will reach the sleepy town Kawthaung in Myanmar’s far south. Upon arrival you will be picked up from the airport and transferred to the yacht. Board your home for the next few days and relax with a welcome drink. A boat orientation and safety briefing will be given before casting off on your Mergui Archipelago adventure.
Lunch on own account. Dinner on board.
Overnight either on board of Meta IV or Raja Laut.

Day 2 Lampi Island – Clara Island

Today you will sail toward Lampi Island, the largest of Myeik’s 800 islands and onwards to Clara Island. Enjoy a delicious brunch on board as you cruise along crystal-clear waters. An excursion will be made to a Moken (also known as Salone) village, the nomadic sea-faring people of the region. Learn about their intriguing life and, if your lucky, witness their incredible diving skills as they scour the ocean floor for pearls or edible sea life. Return to the boat and sail to Clara Island where we will go ashore to visit the pristine mangrove forest.
Lunch and dinner on board.
Overnight either on board of Meta IV or Raja Laut.

Day 3 Pila Island

Awake and enjoy the quiet morning stillness of the archipelago. While breakfast is being served the boat will start to make its way to Pila Island. On the way, you can try deep-sea fishing or simply relax on board. Upon reaching Pila, a tasty barbecue lunch will be served on the island’s long, white beach. There is time to explore the island’s interior jungle, which is home to monkeys and hornbills, as well as snorkel off the beach’s shores. Return to the ship in time for a sundowner followed by dinner.
Lunch and dinner on board.
Overnight either on board of Meta IV or Raja Laut.

Day 4 Frost and Potter Island

The boat starts up early this morning and cruises towards a cluster of islands known as the ‘Mid-Group’. Spend the day there exploring its small islands, hidden coves and beaches. As well, go ashore at Frost and Potter Islands which are famous for their large fig trees by the beach.
Lunch and dinner on board.
Overnight either on board of Meta IV or Raja Laut.

Day 5 Zadetkyi Island

The last day of sailing is a leisurely journey towards Zadetkyi Island. Zadetkyi is the largest of the southern islands and has two peaks of 800 meters and 500 meters. There will be plenty of time to explore its beautiful bays and beaches and the area has some great marine life, so its ideal for snorkeling. Celebrate your incredible cruising holiday this evening with a farewell toast and dinner.
Lunch and dinner on board.
Overnight either on board of Meta IV or Raja Laut.

Day 6 Kawthaung

This morning you’ll cruise back to Kawthaung, enjoying your last views of the unspoiled Mergui Archipelago. You will reach the pier before midday and disembark.

Price Includes

  • Accommodation on cruise ship Meta IV or Raja Laut
  • Meals as mentioned in the program
  • Non-alcoholic drinks on board
  • Activities and sightseeing as mentioned in the program
  • Weights, snorkeling gear, kayaks, Gewichte, Schnorchelausrüstung, Kajaks, life
  • English speaking crew on board
  • Entrance fees (Royalty Fees) for Mergui Archipelago (included in price for land arrangement)

(4 days 3 nights) Kawthaung Base

MYANMAR ADVENTURE SNORKELING & KAYAKING PROGRAM

Kawthaung - Taung La Bo - 115 Island - Nga Man Island - Kyun Phila - Myauk Ni - Thay Yae Island - Kawthaung

Day 1 Kawthaung – Taung La Bo – 115 Island (Lunch, Dinner)

Our service starts from Myo Ma Jetty in Kawthaung. Mergui Princess’s representative will pick you up at your hotel or airport and transfer to jetty to embark on board. After immigration clearance captain will strat to drive heading to Taung La Bo Island where you can enjoy snorkeling and swimming by island for an hours. After that cruise captain will continue his cruising to 115 Islands group. While cruising you can do sun bathing on the sun deck on the board. Enjoy dinner and overnight on board by 115 Islands group.

Day 2 115 Island – Nga Man Island - Kyun Phila (Great Swinton) Island (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Enjoy your breakfast prepared by the Chef of Mergui Princess. 115 Islands Group is crystal water and worth to snorkel to see much colorful school of fishes, hard and soft corals. It is fantastic one of the finest islands to spend time on hiking and jungle trekking through the rain forest. You’ll find here are the very definition of pristine very white and powder sand beaches. It’s no wonder visitors come from all around to sink their toes into miles of pure white sand. If there were time permit, we will send you a new resort which is under construction on the islands. While having your lunch the boat will continue to Nga Mann Island where we will do an hour snorkeling. This place is very nice to snorkeling because where can be seen hard and soft coral, various colorful fishes, big leeches and jelly fish. After activities captain will continue to his cruising heading to Kyun Pila (Great Swinton I). Enjoy dinner and overnight on board by Kyun Pila.

Day 3 Kyun Phila – Myauk Ni - Thay Yae Island (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

After breakfast onboard, we go for excursion to the village where can be observed the daily life of fisher men. After that we will embark on curise and captain will depart heading to Myauk Ni (N.Phipps I) where you can enjoy snorkeling. After making activities, we will continue to Thay Yae Island. Enjoy dinner and overnight on board by Thay Yae Island.

Day 4 Thay Yae Island - Kawthaung (Breakfast, Lunch)

In the morning we go for snokeling and then depart back to Kawthaung. Cheers for your exploration and complementary soft drinks before arriving back to Kawthaung. After disembarking from boat, Mergui Princess’s representative will send you air port or hotel by car in Kawthaung or Ranong Jetty by long tail boat.

WHAT TO BRING:

  • Sun hat
  • Sun block
  • Polarized sun-glasses
  • Light clothing
  • Light-weight Water-proof jacket
  • Sweat-shirt
  • Hand held torch
  • Sensible shoes / boots for trekking
  • Long trousers for jungle walks
  • Long sleeve shirt
  • Insect repellent

PRICE INCLUSIVE:

  • Free flow of soft drinks, fruists & snacks (while onboard)
  • On board meals (3 meals per day with minimum 3-4 dishes per meal) ***Meal request for any prejudice if booking confirmed
  • Two way transfers (Kawthaung Airport or Ranong Jetty)
  • Local English speaking guide service
  • Accommodation onboard (Twin sharing each cabin)
  • Sea Kayaks (sit-on-top), Snorkeling sets (face masks, snokels and fins)
  • Jungle boots, Fishing poles, Life jacket & life raft

PRICE EXCLUSIVE:

  • Entry Permission Fee USD 80 MSK-01,MSK-02 and MSK-03 or USD 130 MSK-04, MSK-05 and MSK-06
  • Hotel Accommodation in Kawthaung, Ranong or Myeik
  • Tips & Drink (Beer & Alcoholic Drink)
  • Personal expenses & Personal insurance
  • Domestic & international air-ticket
  • Visa fees
  • Diving equipment rental fees
  • Bank transfer charges 4.6% or 5%