Trip M2 Mergui Archipelago, Twin Island & Shark Cave (16 Dives) (9 days / 8 nights)
Day 01: Yangon arrival & sightseeing (by car)
Arrive at Yangon International Airport and welcome by Young Top Tycoon Tourism representative and our tour guide. Check in hotel. In the afternoon Yangon sightseeing includes; Visit to the city center with the gilded 2500 years Sule Pagoda. And visit colonial style buildings surroundingMahabandula Park. Then drive to stroll through a narrow street of China Town including the short visit to Tao Temple. Then, shortly before sunset, the 107 meters high golden stupa of Shwedagon Pagoda will glitter in the soft light of the early evening.
Overnight at hotel in Yangon.
Day 02: Yangon – Kawthaung (by flight & car)
After breakfast hotel, transfer to airport for flight to Kawthaung. Arrive Kawthaung, transfer to hotel and feel free to leisure at hotel.
Overnight at hotel in Kawthaung.
Day 03: Kawthaung – Kyat Mauk Island
Our boat will leave from Kawthaung’sMyoma Jetty to Kyat Mauk island around 9:00 pm. Kyat Mauk and neighboring island are a group of islands with limestone mountains with cliffs, caves and long white sandy beaches like Koh Phi Phi in Thailand. Dive sites in Kyat Mauk and neighboring islands are amazing, especially for colorful soft and caves. We will make two fun dives and one night dive in there. We have opportunity to see Black tip Sharks, Tunas, Snappers, Stingray, Turtle, Rare and beautiful different species Nudi branches and many underwater life.
Day 04: Diving
First dive for that day is in Honor rock, the rock is quite similar with Richelieu rock of Thailand but much bigger. Colorful soft and coral and huge sea fan forest are the trademark of that rock. Second at Western Rock and one of the best dive sites in Burma. One of the highest is a tunnel (Cave) at 20 meters depth that goes all the way through the island. There are good chances of seeing Bow mouth Guitar Fish, Nurse Shark, Grey Reef Shark, Cuttlefishes, Harlequin Shrimps, Frogfish, and Sea Horses and a lot of Lobsters. Another one dives in Western Rocky Pinnacle, one of the best dive sites of Burma too. Chance to See Leopard Shark, Gray Reef Shark, Nurse Shark, Eagle Ray, Eels, Lobsters, Ghost Pipefishes, Sea Horse and much stuff . Final dive for that day is in South Rock, there big chance to see Lobsters and beautiful reef fishes. Then, visit to Myanmar Andaman Resorts.
Day 05: Diving
First two dives for third day of the trip is in Macleod Island. Dive sites around Macleod are the sites with very good chance to see Manta Ray, Various shark species, Lobsters, Harlequin Shrimp, Frogfish, Sea Horse and a lot of small things. Another two more dives for that day are at the Arch of Stewart Island and Tower Rock of Mccarthy Island, the sites are with beautiful coral reef and big chance to see both big and small stuffs.
Day 06: Diving
First two dives for forth day is at North Twin Island and North Pinnacle of North Twin. It’s famous for good visibility, good coral life and good chance to see big stuff in Mergui Archipelago. Third dive is in Shark Cave, famous dive site in Mergui Archipelago for very good chance to see more than one shark inside the cave. Forth dive for that day is night dive in Gt.Swington, good to see Barracuda around beautiful reef.
Day 07: Diving
Two dives for final day of the trip in Rocky Island and High Rock, is the best Macro Sports of Mergui Archipelago. There can find all small and beautiful things like Pipefish, Pineapple fish, Frogfish, Sea Horses and many different species of Nudibranches. Then, back to Kawthaung.
Day 08: Kawthaung – Yangon (by car & flight)
After breakfast at hotel, (if time permit) visit to Kawthaung and transfer to airport for flight back to Yangon.
Overnight at hotel in Yangon.
Day 09: Yangon shopping & Departure (by car)
After breakfast at hotel, shopping atBogyoke (Scott) Market where you can buy many souvenirs. And visit inKaba Aye (World Peace) Pagodaand Lawka Chanthar Arbayar Laba Muni Buddha Image (Kyauktawgyi) and White Elephant camp. And then transfer to Airport for departure.
Yangon Head Office Address
No.199 (2 nd floor), Botahtaung Pagoda Road (Middle Block), Pazuntaung Township, Yangon, Myanmar.
Bagan / Nyaung U Branch Office Address
Lanmadaw 2 Road ( Beside of Eden Motel-3 )Myoma Kwet Thit Ward ( No 3 Block ) Nyaung U, Mandalay.
(Near Nyaung U Market / Mani Sithu Market )
Tel : +95-9-761 690 802
Website : www.ytt-international.com, www.myanmartourismytt.com