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Afloat in the shimmering waters of Mergui Archipelago, you will experience the divinity of relaxation and contentedness. Aboard the MV Sea Gipsy, this five day adventure will begin at the bustling seaport of Kawthaung where there are diverse sidewalk shops for you to see, experience and explore.
Once you’ve set out into the tranquil waters of the Mergui Archipelago, you will be treated to stunning views, breathtaking sunsets, and peaceful relaxation under the twinkling stars of the serene night sky.
A stop at Moken Village will warm your heart as local children great you with smiles and waves. As you depart Moken Village for Boulder Island, you will set sail with a full heart.
At each stop on your 5 day adventure, you will have the chance to experience the wonders of the Indian Ocean as you snorkel, kayak or paddle your way around the shoreline on a long tail stand up paddle-board.
You will experience the heart-stoppingly beautiful and untamed vistas of Myanmar’s most remote areas.
On Boulder Bay Island, you will have the chance to hike to stunning Eagle Rock where you will be treated to unforgettable vantages of uncharted wilderness.
Aboard the MV Sea Gipsy, you will dine on delicious and carefully prepared dinners. There is a stunning, sun-drenched deck where you can relax into the serenity of your adventure of spend the evening relaxing in one of five open-air gazebos.
Depart from Kawthaung 10:00 AM, stop at Taung La Bo (Swimming), Pho Ni Island (Snorkeling / Swimming), 115 Island (Kayaking / Overnight Stay).
Shark Island (Snorkeling / Swimming), Great Swinton Island (Snorkeling / Swimming / Overnight Stay).
Stop at Jar lann Kyunn (Visit Moken Village), Bawei Island (Snorkeling / Swimming), Boulder Bay (Snorkeling / Swimming / Kayaking / Trekking / Overnight Stay).
Boulder to South Bay (Swimming), Shar Kyunn (Swimming / Kayaking /Overnight Stay).
Shar Kyaunn to Kawthaung Arrival Time 12:00 Noon. (End of Service)
We offer the alternative itinerary available as another option for you if the weather is rough. Choice of sailing route / schedule will be decided at the discretion of our vessels captain. No matter which route we are sailing, we will always strive to provide you with the best quality service and experiences to make the trip exciting, enjoyable and memorable. Click here for the alternative 5 days/ 4 nights route.
|FIT Price||5 Days / 4 Nights|
|Per Person (Open Double Bed)||USD $1,330.00|
|Single Supplement Surcharge||USD $1,030.00|
|Charter Boat Price|
|Per Night||USD $2,340.00|
Visa: For guests which are entering and leaving Kawthaung/Myanmar from Ranong / Thailand do not have to apply for a visa at the Myanmar Embassy. You are able to get a special visa for the duration of the trip in Kawthaung. Just make sure to bring 30$ and two passport pictures along. Moby Dick Tours will take care of the process in Kawthaung.
Please be advised that agents or passengers are required to obtain all necessary visas for the county to be visited. For Myanmar and Thailand a valid passport for six months is required. You will obtain 28 days valid tourist visa to enter Myanmar. We recommend that you contact your local Myanmar Embassy for the most up to date information on visa and passport requirements. A combination as enter Myanmar in Yangon and leave in Kawthaung is possible, without special permit.Remark: Cruise Times: Embarkation 12:00 Hours ( 12 PM ) Disembarkation 09:00 Hours ( 9 AM )
Minimum 4 guests is required to confirm the trip.
Maximum 10 guests of booking can be accepted.
The boat, MV Sea Gipsy, has no private cabin on board. The boat was built as 5 open-air gazebos which are transformed into double beds with curtains. There are 2 gazebos on the upper deck and 3 gazebos on the main deck and all booking requests are always handled by the first received first served basis. MV Sea Gipsy provides space and storage area on the lower deck.
The boat is just a simple and not a luxury boat. There is neither air-con nor fan onboard. There are 2 bathrooms (showers only) with toilets on the main deck and all the guests have to be shared it.
A booking is not confirmed until you receive a written confirmation from Moby Dick Tours Co., Ltd. You will receive an invoice by fax or e-mail as confirmation of booking.
Deposit: 50 % within 10 days after booking confirmation.
Final payment: 50 % 60 days prior to departure.
More than 120 days prior departure: deposit will be returned (minus bank fee).
119 to 61 days prior departure: deposit will not be returned.
Less than 60 days prior departure: full price will be charged.
If the balance is not received in time, Moby Dick Tours Co., Ltd retains the right to resell the booked places.
Payment to be made:
a) by US Dollar - cash our office (Moby DIck Tours) in Yangon
b) by wire transfer, net amount, to the indicated account (account details will be mentioned in Invoice)
In case of an unforeseen increase in fuel prices, we will keep our right to adjust the above prices by charging a fuel-surcharge.
We strongly recommend that each guest purchases comprehensive accident, medical, baggage and trip cancellation / interruption insurance when they book the trip. Please be advised that if guest chooses NOT to purchase the trip insurance, we will not be responsible for any financial disappointment caused by any reasons beyond our control. No partial or full refund will be made for unused services.
Moby Dick and its subsidiaries reserve the right to rearrange the order of any itinerary, to cancel or substitute elements of any plan without notice when local conditions force (weather conditions, flight time changes, tidal movements etc) such changes. There will be no partial or full refund of payments in the case of no-show or last minute cancellation by the customer. Moby Dick Tours Co., Ltd has the righ t to modify/change the tour program due to weather conditions and in the interest of the passengers, without any compensation to customers. In the unlikely case of a the trip having to be outright cancelled by Moby Dick Tours Ltd. after payments have been received, a refund or a new trip will be offered, but no further compensation given. Although our ship is well maintained, equipment breakdown can occur. If during the trip, the ship is disabled by breakdown of machinery, collisions or any other cause that prevents the use of the ship by the customer, Moby Dick Tours Ltd. will make a pro rata refund of the tour price for the period of disablement.
Note: All guests has to returned a complete filled out Booking & Liability Release Form before departure.