DAY 1. YANGON – MYEIK (BY FLIGHT) (Joint Trip)
After breakfast at hotel, transfer to Yangon domestic airport for flight to Myeik. After pick up at airport, Myeik is one of the biggest fishing towns in Myanmar. In the early 17th century, the English East Indian Trading Company were unloading their ships at the port of Myeik. Most of the goods would go inland and from there up to Tanintharyi and further on to the old capital of Siam Ayutthaya. We will talk about its incredibly interesting history. “Beik”,as the locals call it their home town, produces everything for the fishing industry what is needed. Have you ask yourself where all the ice comes from to keep these a food fresh? We visit as hip dockyard 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 crab stake off their shells. As many nations came together the local cuisine became a mix of Burmese, Thai, Ma-laysian and Indian. We can have at aste of it at the local snack market. Myeik’s dry fish are amight not befor everybody, butith as not change fordecades.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 an other of Myeik’s businesses. How difficultitis 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 as troll 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 near by island or west ayin town and mingle with the locals at Thein Daw Gyi Pagoda.
Inclusive:English speaking guide, air con car, accommodation at Hotel Grand Jade *** with standard room, towel, traditional lunch, seafood dinner (Pin Lae May Restaurant), entrance fees and drinking water.
DAY 2. MYEIK ISLAN SIGHTSEEING (Joint Trip)
After breakfast at hotel, picked up the hotel on 7:30 am.
This day touris designed for people who would like to explore the most of the Archipelago in one day and don’t mind spending a few hours on a speed boat. There wards will be one of the most beautiful beaches you have seen.
Inclusive: accommodation at Hotel Grand Jade *** with standard room, buffet breakfast at hotel, island trip services (English speaking guide, transportation Hotel – Jetty and Jetty Hotel, life jacket, snorkeling mask, seafood lunch, some fruits, soft drink, drinking water, special lunch for vegetarian (please remind for this), first aid kid, permission fee and entrance fee. Seafood dinner will be served at the 9th floor of Hotel Grand Jade restaurant with breath taking view.
Pleasenote: Tour can be cancelled or altered on short notice due to unsafe weather conditions and demand. Participants need to submit their personal details (Copy of passport or national ID-Card) to the tour operator at least 3 weeks before departure date and full payment. Failure to this procedure will cancel the trip automatically.
DAY 3. MYEIK – YANGON (BY FLIGHT)
After your buffet breakfast at hotel, our hotel car will transfer you to the airport.