Mergui Archipelago Cruise 5D/4N
5 Days / 4 Nights
Discover the deserted islands, pristine beaches and crystal clear waters of the
Mergui (Myeik) Archipelago in the south of Myanmar
Our itineraries are suggestions and are fully customisable according to your needs, interests and budget.
Treat these itineraries as inspiration and one of our experts will create your uniquely tailored holiday with your requests in mind so that you can truly experience Myanmar with Seven Senses.
Day 1. Yangon - Kawthaung - The Three Islets (115 Islands) (-/L/D)
Your guide will meet you at the airport/pier in Kawthaung and transfer you to your boat for check in. Along the way, observe the bustling border town. If you are interested and if time permits, you may take part in a short sightseeing tour (optional). Stroll through the lively market near the jetty, visit the famous Victoria Point, the southernmost tip of Myanmar’s mainland, photo stop at the King Bayint Naung statue. Visit the Pyi Daw Aye Pagoda with scenic views across the river to Ranong and finish the tour with a short drive through the fishermen settlements on the outskirts of the town. Overnight cruise to The Three Islets (115 Island).
Day 2. The Three Islets - Nyaung Wee Island - Bo Cho - Lampi Island (B/L/D)
Wake up with a stunning view at The Three Islets (115 Islands). After breakfast, swim and snorkel with tons of fishes through the crystal-clear water. Later follow your guide through the lush tropical jungle to a small beach, where you can find a lot of beautiful shells swapped in from the ocean. Before lunch cruise to Nyaung Wee Island and visit the Moken village. During lunch on the boat we will cruise to the largest sea-gypsy settlement in the area on Bo Cho Island. Be prepared to get surrounded by curious kids. Bring some small gifts and be overwhelmed by their warm welcome. Walk through the village and take scenic pictures from the Pagoda located on the hill overlooking the entire village. Chill-out on-board and observe the daily life of the almost extinct sea-gypsies. Cruising to Lampi Island (if time and tide permits visit the mangrove forest). Do some night fishing. Overnight on-board nearby Lampi Island.
Day 3. Lampi Island - Tar Yar Island - Ko Phawt Island - Pilar Island (B/L/D)
Early morning kayaking along the mangrove forest or snorkeling / swimming / beach time. Cruising north to Tar Yar Island kayaking, swimming, snorkeling, beach. Cruising between Ko Phawt Island and Lampi Island for another mangrove forest, beach etc. Cruising in the early evening south to Pilar Island. Overnight at Iguana Bay.
Day 4. Pilar Island - High Rock (Hlaing Gu Island) - Zar Det Nge Island - Salon Island (B/L/D)
Early morning Iguana Bay. Departure around 09:00 am to High Rock (Hlaing Gu Island), swimming, visiting the island, kayaking, snorkeling. Continue to Zar Det Nge Island. Snorkeling, kayaking etc. Continue to Salon Island. BBQ dinner on the boat. Overnight on-board nearby Salon Island.
Day 5. Salon Island - Kawthaung - Yangon (B/-/-)
After breakfast cruising to Kawthaung. Disembark and transfer to Kawthaung airport for the domestic flight to Yangon.
The itinerary may be subject to change depending on circumstances.
PRICES AND INCLUSIONS
5 DAYS / 4 NIGHTS FROM £ pp
based on 2 people travelling together
The price includes:
Domestic flight Yangon-Kawthaung-Yangon.
Twin sharing accommodation on-board the cruise boat.
Experienced English-speaking local guides throughout the tour.
Entrance fees for all listed attractions.
Meals as stated in the itinerary (B/L/D) = (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner).
The price does not include:
Return flights from the UK to Myanmar. Request a quote from us.
Anything not specifically mentioned above.
Optional tours, camera fees.
Tips to the guide and driver, porters and waiters.
Visa fee for Myanmar.
Personal costs such as drinks, laundry, etc.
Peak season surcharges
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