|Tour Program Name||Myeik City Sightseeing & Island Tour|
|Type||Sof Adventure (joint trip with existing visitors in Myeik)|
|Coverage||Yangon – Myeik City Tour – Dome Waterfall – Dome Nyaung Mai ([email protected] Gypsy) Village – Smart Island – Yangon|
|Duration||4 Day – 3 Night|
|Availability||Oct – May|
DAY 1- Arrival at Yangon (Dinner)
Arrive at Yangon International airport, meet and welcome by your guide. Visit Shwedagon Pagoda, the landmark of Myanmar, which is situated on the Singutara Hill. Dinner at local restaurant and overnight at hotel in Yangon.
DAY 2 – Yangon – Myeik (Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner)
After breakfast at hotel, fly to Myeik. Upon arrival, start sightseeing on the town.
Have you ask yourself where all the ice comes from to keep the seafood fresh? We visit a ship dock yard where they still build the wooden boats like in the old days. One of the main export products are soft shell crabs. We will explain you on a farm how the crabs take off their shells.
As many nations came together the local cuisine became a mix of Burmese, Thai, Malaysian and Indian. We can have a taste of it at the local snack market. Myeik’s dry fish area might not be for everybody, but it has not change for decades. We will take you for a wander and explain what fishes been tried in the sun to preserve them for later. The pearl industry is another of Myeik’s businesses. How difficult it is to cultivate them will be explained at the Pearl Trading Shop, which is run by the same family for over a hundred years. We continue with a stroll along Myeik’s office street through the colonial quarter.
For sunset we have two options, either we take a traditional long tail boat across to Pathaw Pathet island (10min, on your own expense) and walk up a little mountain for a magnificent 360 degree view on the town nearby island or we stay in town and mingle with the locals at Thein Daw Gyi Pagoda
DAY 3 – Islands Tour (Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner)
07:30am - Start to pick up at your hotel (Downtown).
08:00am - Depart from pier.
09:30am - Arrive to Dome Waterfall.
10:30am - Depart from Dome Waterfall.
11:00am - Arrive to Dome Nyaung Mai (Moken) Village where you can meet Sea Gypsy people. Have lunch at Nyaung Mai Village with local life style.
12:00pm - Depart from Dome Nyaung Mai (Moken) Village.
01:00pm - Arrive to Smart Island where you can have good snorkeling, swimming, relaxing and playing soccer.
03:00pm - Depart from Smart Island.
05:30pm - Arrive back to Myeik city.
Day 4 – Myeik – Yangon Departure (Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner)
After your breakfast at the hotel, fly to Yangon.
Lunch at local restaurant. Visit Kyauktawgyi Pagoda which is the largest marble Buddha image in Myanmar and see the white elephants. At last, transfer to the airport.