Best of Myanmar Islands 7 Days

 

Brief itinerary

Day 1: Yangon Arrival (D)
Day 2: Yangon – Fly to Kawthaung – 115 Island – Overnight on Boat Cruise (B, L, D)
Day 3: Western Rocky – Overnight on Boat Cruise (B, L, D)
Day 4: South & North Twins Island – Overnight on Boat Cruise (B, L, D)
Day 5: Steward Island – Kawthaung (B, L)
Day 6: Free Day in Kawthaung (B)
Day 7: Kawthaung – Fly back Yangon – Departure (B)

 

Trip includes

    • All internal flights: Yangon – Kawthaung, Kawthaung – Yangon
    • Accommodation with daily breakfast at hotels
    • Boat cruise as indicated
    • Private tours, transfers, and all services as mentioned in the itinerary
    • Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicles
    • Service of English-speaking guides in every location
    • Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited
    • Dives as mentioned in the itinerary
    • Honeymooners’ added values (fresh flowers and fruit, 1 bottle of champagne on arrival day)
    • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B-Breakfast, L – Lunch, D- Dinner)

 

Detailed itinerary

 

Day 1: Yangon Arrival – Pick up & Check in hotel – Tour

Highlights with Photos: YangonShwedagon PagodaSule PagodaKaraweik PalaceRoyal LakeShwedagon Tower

We will be met at Yangon International Airport and driven to our hotel. After a short rest, we will visit the sacred Shwedagon Pagoda, the most prominent monument in Yangon, and then to Chinese Town, where we will have the opportunity to enjoy the exotic streets of Yangon downtown and British Colonial Buildings such as Emmanuel Church and Inland Water Buildings. This evening, we will dine at Karaweik Palace, which overlooks the Royal Lake and Shwedagon Tower. A fine Burmese meal will be served, followed by a lovely cultural show of music and dancing.

Overnight: on Boat Cruise

Meals: Dinner


Day 2: Yangon – Kawthaung – 115 Island 

Highlights with Photos: KawthaungHigh RockNga Mann Island

We will drive to the airport after breakfast to catch a flight to Kawthaung. When we arrive, we will be greeted and taken to Myoma Jetty, where we will board our boat. We then cruise to High Rock, one of the best Macro spots in the area. The rock is known as a small islet with a single tree, rocky reef, and an abundance of marine life such as blue line snapper, sea horse, and barracuda. Following that, we will cruise to Nga Mann Island, where your face will be flushed and your body will be invigorated in a way that only a power shower can provide. We will anchor for the night in the evening and will stay onboard.

Overnight: on Boat Cruise

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Airfare: Yangon – Kawthaung

 

Day 3: Western Rocky

Highlights with Photos: Western RockyMergui Archipelago
Today, we will have a full day to discover the marine life at Western Rocky. Located in the Southernmost of the Mergui Archipelago, Western Rock is famous for sea diving. Today, we can experience a lifetime wall dive and reef dive. The marine life here is also spectacular including zigzag clams, spinous sponges, jacks, and so on. We will also experience the impressive pinnacles and passages in the middle portion of the island. We spend the second night onboard.

Overnight: on Boat Cruise

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 4: South and North Twins Island 

Highlights with Photos: South and North Twins Island

We’ll have the entire day today to explore the marine life on South and North Twins Island. The Twin Island, located 48 nautical miles west of Shark Cave, is frequented by bull sharks. Rainbow, runners, and eagle ray A series of sloping rocky ridges with sea fans and flower corals can be found one kilometer to the northwest and North Twin. The third night is spent on board.

Overnight: on Boat Cruise

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 5: Steward Island – Kawthaung 

Highlights with Photos: Steward Island

After breakfast on board, we will have our first dive at Steward Island which lies the Northwest of Cavern Island in the Mergui Archipelago. Here, we will descend down the steep walls on either side of the small island which is filled with large schools of snappers and fusiliers. We will then move to High Rock before returning to Kawthaung. The rest of the day will be free at leisure. Overnight in a beach resort in Kawthaung.

Overnight: Kawthung

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch


Day 6: Kawthaung – Free

Time will be on your own to relax on the beach. The beach is very ideal for the honeymoon holidays

Overnight: Kawthung

Meals: Breakfast


Day 7: Kawthaung – Yangon – Departure 

Time will be free until our car arrives to take us to the airport for a flight back to Yangon. On arrival at Yangon International Airport, we will entertain ourselves at the airport in good time to connect on the homeward flight. Tour ends.

Meals: Breakfast Myanmar beach vacation  Myanmar beach vacation  Myanmar beach vacation 

Airfare: Kawthaung – Yangon