8 DAYS IN THE MERGUI ARCHIPELAGO
Board the MV Sea Gipsy, a Burmese-style junk, and discover the Mergui archipelago for 4 whole days. Stop at the islands of Taung La Bo and Poni for some fun in the water. Sail to Lampi Island for a kayak trip up the magnificent mangrove river. Visit a Moken village – home to the ‘sea gypsies’. Stop on mountainous Ba Wei Island, with its high cliffs, and take the kayak past the huge rock arch. Discover the underwater world of Boulder Bay Reef; if the tide allows, you’ll have the opportunity to explore this amazing island and its many exciting hiking trails.
Transfer to the airport for your flight to Kawthaung. Upon arrival, transfer to Victoria Cliff Hotel for check-in. For the rest of the day: car and driver at your disposal to explore Kawthaung on your own. Overnight at Victoria Cliff Hotel.
After breakfast, transfer to Myoma Jetty and embark the MV Sea Gipsy, a Burmese-style junk, the perfect platform for snorkelling, adventure excursions and romantic overnight trips. Departing Kawthaung, smooth seas and adventure await as you cruise into the Mergui Archipelago. ...read more
Day three dawns as you rise with the sun. You set sail from Island 115 and head to Bo Cho Island, where you will visit the Moken village. Bo Cho Island boasts the biggest ‘sea gypsy’ village in the area. From there, a visit to the local school gives you a glimpse into everyday...read more
As soon as you finish breakfast, enjoy your stop at Tar Yar Island. This small island has exceptionally clear water due to being protected by the nearby islands. From there, you’ll explore Ko Phawt Bay at Lampi Island. Bird lovers can spy the graceful hornbills in their natura...read more
Day breaks on Shark Island. Don’t be afraid; the island gets its name from its shark-like shape, not because there are any sharks swimming in the safe waters around the island. The water is fun and inviting, but even more adventure awaits: swimming or snorkelling! Next up is a...read more
Bidding goodbye to Lagoon Bay, you’ll cruise on to your stop at Ba Wei Island for an invigorating swim before departing for the real jewel of your tour: Boulder Bay, where you will have your choice of swimming, kayaking or continuing on to the island for an unforgettable trek ...read more
Awake to the sounds of the islands as the birds serenade you before breakfast. Don’t worry – you still have time for more adventures on Boulder Island! Kayaking, SUP (stand-up paddling), or snorkelling in one of the many locations. Or hike to Moken Bay or Bamboo Cove. For some...read more
PRICES IN US$ PER PERSON, VALID FROM 01.10.2019 – 30.04.2020
US$ 2.415 per person in double (shared) room
Single supplement: US$ 1.355
A minimum of 4 guests is required to confirm the trip.
A maximum of 12 guests (total number of passengers) can be accepted on each cruise
MV SEA GIPSY
MV Sea Gipsy is a Burmese-style junk that provides the perfect platform from which to go on snorkelling and adventure excursions and romantic overnight trips.
Experience the breeze of adventure in the last remaining piece of paradise on the most unique vessel in the Mergui Archipelago. The MV Sea Gipsy’s huge sundeck invites you to stretch out on deck chairs to sunbathe in style or relax under the stars with a glass of wine.
Experience a variety of dishes from Burmese, Thai and European cuisine as well as the numerous snacks available here throughout the day such as fresh fruits and tasty cookies. Beer and a fine selection of wines are also available at the Galley Bar.
There’s a diving platform at the stern with one water exit ladder to allow for easy access to and from the boat. The tastefully decorated boat features 5 comfortable open-air gazebos on the main and upper decks, which are transformed into beds with curtains.
There are two bathrooms with toilets and freshwater showers on the main deck and a storage area at the lower deck. Click here to see a complete Deck Plan of MV Sea Gipsy.
SCHEDULE FOR 2019/2020
|26.12.19 - 02.01.20|