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Mergui Archipelago - Barefoot Luxury Meets Bohemian Chic on Wa Ale Kyunn - Private Island Resort

Visit the Lampi Marine National park, a designated ASEAN Marine Heritage Park with the Mergui Archipelago in the Andaman Sea. Explore the luxury resort with its tented beach villas and unique Treetop Villas on Wa Ale Kyunn Island.

Trip Details
Trip Code: MM-KAW-2004
Destination: Mergui Archipelago
Duration:
Frequency: Tuesday, Saturday, By Schedule
Departure Time: from Ranong / Kawthaung
Suitable For: Family, Seniors, Children
Trip Theme: Adventure
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island - Wa Ale Resort
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island - Tree Top Villa interior
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island -TreeTop Villa bungalow
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island -Tree top villa
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island - treetop bedroom
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island -tented Beach Villas
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island - Sea Gypsy Village
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island - Lampi Marine National Park
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island - sunset
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island - Andaman Sea
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island - River Bar & Cafe
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island - Wa Ale Restaurant and Bar
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island - Main Pavilion at Wa Ale Resort
Mergui Archipelago - Myanmar - Wa Ale Kyunn Island - beaches and bays

Enjoy this intimate and luxurious island retreat which sits in a beautiful protected cove, overlooking a pristine beach and majestic rock formation of the Lampi Marine National Park on Wa Ale Kyunn Island. Be invited to experience the natural beauty of the Mergui (Myeik) Archipelago in a luxury resort that encourages responsible and sustainable care of the environment.

The Resort’s philosophy is to emphasize conservation and be committed to giving back to the surrounding environment and local communities. The resort is constructed from reclaimed material and practices alternative sources of energy for power. A percentage of profits from this remarkable resort will return to various conservation efforts in the Lampi Marine National Park.
Relax in our unique and intimate treetop villas perched in a canopy of trees with a private veranda. The king bed villas have an outdoor shower and can comfortably accommodate 2 guests
 
Itinerary:  The itinerary below is just a sample itinerary, there are 2 times a week departures and arrivals please contact us to adjust your package on request.


Day one / arrival day ( - / L / D):
The days starts with or transfers from various location in Kawthaung and Ranong to the Pier in Kawthaung. The times are different depending on the meeting point. The journey on a luxury (join in) speedboat will be departure at 02.00 pm (14.00). A light lunch box be served onboard along with wine, champagne, beer and soft drinks.  Arriving at the Island, get ready for the transfer from the boat to the resort.  The entrance to the Resort is a protected mangrove forest, you will disembark onto a handmade rock pathway that leads to an idyllic short walk to the main Pavilion. The resort staff will help you with your luggage. After a small welcome briefing from the Resort Manager, check into your private unique and intimate treetop villa perched in a canopy of trees with a private veranda. The Villa has a king bed villa have an outdoor shower and can comfortably accommodate 2 guests.  Take your time to explore the resort, take a cool dip from the beach or just have a nice cocktail at the River Café & Bar.  Enjoy before dinner and during cocktail hours one of our slide shows presented by our island experts on both marine life and animal life in the Lampi Marine National Park. We will teach them about coral, fish, reptiles, birds and mammals of Wa Ale Kyunn. Dinner and Overnight at the resort.

Following day’s on the island ( B / L / D )
Breakfast served from 07.00 am – 10.00 am every morning.  As this Resort is the ideal escape tailored for the adventure traveler with a love of exploring unchartered aquatic and jungle habitats, try out the wide variety offered of sights and adventure activities, from

  • trekking through tropical forests on Wa Ale Kyunn’s jungle trails and view the unique flora and fauna indigenous to the island.
  • Snorkel and dive (diving on additional charge) the archipelago’s abundant and spectacular reefs and caves.
  • Kayak and paddle board through pristine river and mangrove forests.
  • Explore the exotic marine life and island hopping in the Lampi Marine National Park
  • Take a speedboat trip to Hornbill Island and Kayak Cocodile River (min 2pax required)
  • Learn about the local “Moken” fishing community and turtle conservation on Wa Ale Kyunn and ways to protect this special region.
  • the opportunities for exploration are almost limitless.

Each and every activity can be done exclusively with one of the staff.  No other guests will join you unless specifically requested.  All activities will be and can be planned day by day. There are a foreign and local team of experts in Marine life, jungle life, kayak, yoga to help you to fill up your day with some exciting activities.

But if you prefer a more relaxed stay, enjoy a walk along one of the quiet white sand beaches or take a leisurely swim in the warm azure waters of Wa Ale Kyunn’s protected bay or just relax after a day of activities with a private massage in your Villa or at the Spa (additional charge).
Lunch and Dinner will be served at the resort

Last Day / departure day: ( B / - / - )
It is an early morning wake up call. Please get ready to embark the shuttle boat around 08.00 am for you cruise back to the mainland.  Breakfast will be served at the resort Arriving at the pier Kawthaung, our team will escort you to your next destination, either hotel / Airport in Kawthaung or Ranong.

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Facility:
The Resort has

  •  11 Tented Beach Villas
  •    3 Treetop Villas (king bed)
  •    3 3bed-room Villas (Beach Bungalows)
  •    1 4bed-room Villas (Beach House)

all bungalows equipped with either queen or king, bed lights, desk, comfortable seating area, fan, rank and ensuite indoor bathroom and vanity outdoor shower.

Amenities:

  • Luxury biodegradable amenities
  • Mosquito nets
  • Daily teach and coffee service for villas
  • Safe deposit box in the resort office
  • Free Wifi in each villa and houses including Main Pavilion.

Resort Facility

  • Main Pavilion open air Beach Restaurant & Bar
  • River Café & Bar
  • Dive & Activities Center
  • Spa
  • Exercise Facility (Jungle Gym & Yoga)
  • Bamboo covered Games & Recreation Center
  • Turtle Sanctuary & Island Conservation Center

Package rates include:

  • Land transfer from the Airport in Kawthaung/ Myanmar or Airport in Ranong/Thailand to the pier in Kawthaung on your arrival and departure day,  
  • Boat transfers via luxury speedboat Kawthaung – Wa Ale Island – Kawthaung. Every Saturday and Tuesday. Private Transfers are not available
  • Accommodation at the Tree House Villa (double or single occupancy) Upgrade to one of the tented Beach Villa or the 3- or 4bed Beach houses possible, please contact us.
  • Full board while on the island (3 meals).   
  • House wine, beer, and non-alcoholic beverages: which include sodas, juices, coffee, and tea
  • Room amenities
  • English speaking Resort - and Guest Relation Manager, 
  • Free use of sea kayaks and snorkeling equipment,
  • Non-motorized and land-based activities (paddle boarding, kayaking, snorkeling, jungle hikes and cultural visits)
  • Yoga classes at any time of the day desired from a Canadian yoga instructor
  • Life Jacket during boat trips
  • Free Internet in each villa and houses including Main Pavilion.
  • Peak Season surcharge
  • All taxes, port and Mergui Archipelago Royalty fees

Package rates does not include:

  • Any international or domestic airfare   
  • Hotel or any other accommodation outside mentioned program (can be organized by us, just contact us in advanced or just search HERE),
  • Boat transfer any day other than Saturday and Tuesday is US$250 per person round trip and US$170 per person one way (includes transport to and from Kawthaung or Ranong Airport)
  • Any transfers outside the mentioned destination (but can be arrange or search HERE for some local options)
  • Snacks & meals outside the mentioned program
  • Premium Wines, Liquor and Champagne
  • Scuba Diving
  • privat in-room massages
  • Conservation donations
  • Expenditures of any personal nature
  • Tips / gratuity to bellboys, Captain, crew, drivers and/or guide
  • Myanmar Toursit Visa (see below to apply for your Myanmar visa)
  • Travel- & Medical Insurance

 

Children Policy:

Only 2 person are accepted at the TreeHouse, this can be two adults or one adults & one Child

  • Minimum age 10 and above
  • children (10-15 yrs) rates will apply
  • Children age of 16+ will be charged the adult price

We recommend one of the Tented Villas for family with a max of two children(ages 10-16), it is a family size villa and it can accommodate up to 4 guests: 2 adults  + 2 children. Family with smaller children we recommend one of the bigger private Beach houses. These Villas are welcome children of any age. Parents and guardians are responsible to monitor their children at all times during their stay. 
Please contact us for any detail information for a family holiday

 

 Travel- & Medical Insurance

Travel Insurance including medical repatriation insurance is mandatory on all our trips. Therefore, we strongly recommend to our guests to make sure to purchase suitable insurance package, which covers all kind of traveling problems, such as lost or loss of luggage, any kind of cancellation of airlines or tours…….. for the value for all the length of your trip.  All our tours are including local accident insurance via the operator, but they are most of the time not European standard. Make sure that it covers all the activities that you are likely to undertake, such as rafting, scuba diving, cycling, cruises, trekking etc.  Many ‘free’ insurances that come with banking packages, credit cards etc., are quite inadequate to cover you, so make sure you check the policy before your travel. You are required to give a copy of your insurance policy to your tour leader upon arrival. Without proper insurance like this, we will not be allowed to join the tour as we will not able to respond adequately in case an emergency if you do not have the right insurance. Please also contact your doctor for further preparations regarding to your chosen travel destination including immunizations.

For those who are still looking for a good Travel-, Medical- & Scuba Diving Insurance with a worldwide coverage. Just visit our different Insurance Package.

No matter from which country you are, just follow the above link and get your insurance package. Buy, extend, and claim online, from anywhere in the world, even while you away from home and already on the way.

Note: Please note that a private travel insurance is mandatory on all our packages / excursions/tours.

 

Myanmar Visa:
All visitors to Myanmar must apply for a 28day tourist visa. You can get your Myanmar visa either at your Myanmar Embassy in your country or since 1 September 2016 everybody can apply for e-visa to enter through all parts of Myanmar including Kawthaung and then travel freely in Myanmar. The price for such visas is 50 US$. Please note: The Visa on Arrival (Tourist) will be issued only to those arriving by air through the Entry points of Yangon, Mandalay and Nay Pyi Taw International airports.

 

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Join in Tour:

From Date To Date Duration Adults Children

Private Tour:

From Date To Date Duration 2 Person 1 Person
03 Oct 2020 10 Oct 2020 8 days / 7 nights
10 Oct 2020 17 Oct 2020 8 days / 7 nights
17 Oct 2020 24 Oct 2020 8 days / 7 nights
24 Oct 2020 31 Oct 2020 8 days / 7 nights
31 Oct 2020 07 Nov 2020 8 days / 7 nights
03 Nov 2020 07 Nov 2020 5 days / 4 nights
07 Nov 2020 14 Nov 2020 8 days / 7 nights
10 Nov 2020 14 Nov 2020 5 days / 4 nights
14 Nov 2020 21 Nov 2020 8 days / 7 nights
17 Nov 2020 21 Nov 2020 5 days / 4 nights
21 Nov 2020 28 Nov 2020 8 days / 7 nights
24 Nov 2020 28 Nov 2020 5 days / 4 nights
28 Nov 2020 05 Dec 2020 8 days / 7 nights
01 Dec 2020 05 Dec 2020 5 days / 4 nights
05 Dec 2020 12 Dec 2020 8 days / 7 nights
08 Dec 2020 12 Dec 2020 5 days / 4 nights
12 Dec 2020 19 Dec 2020 8 days / 7 nights
15 Dec 2020 19 Dec 2020 5 days / 4 nights
19 Dec 2020 26 Dec 2020 8 days / 7 nights
22 Dec 2020 26 Dec 2020 5 days / 4 nights
26 Dec 2020 02 Jan 2021 8 days / 7 nights
29 Dec 2020 02 Jan 2021 5 days / 4 nights
02 Jan 2021 09 Jan 2021 8 days / 7 nights
05 Jan 2021 09 Jan 2021 5 days / 4 nights
09 Jan 2021 16 Jan 2021 8 days / 7 nights
12 Jan 2021 16 Jan 2021 5 days / 4 nights
16 Jan 2021 23 Jan 2021 8 days / 7 nights
19 Jan 2021 23 Jan 2021 5 days / 4 nights
23 Jan 2021 30 Jan 2021 8 days / 7 nights
26 Jan 2021 30 Jan 2021 5 days / 4 nights
30 Jan 2021 06 Feb 2021 8 days / 7 nights
02 Feb 2021 06 Feb 2021 5 days / 4 nights
06 Feb 2021 13 Feb 2021 8 days / 7 nights
09 Feb 2021 13 Feb 2021 5 days / 4 nights
13 Feb 2021 20 Feb 2021 8 days / 7 nights
16 Feb 2021 20 Feb 2021 5 days / 4 nights
20 Feb 2021 27 Feb 2021 8 days / 7 nights
23 Feb 2021 27 Feb 2021 5 days / 4 nights
27 Feb 2021 06 Mar 2021 8 days / 7 nights
02 Mar 2021 06 Mar 2021 5 days / 4 nights
06 Mar 2021 13 Mar 2021 8 days / 7 nights
09 Mar 2021 13 Mar 2021 5 days / 4 nights
13 Mar 2021 20 Mar 2021 8 days / 7 nights
16 Mar 2021 20 Mar 2021 5 days / 4 nights
20 Mar 2021 27 Mar 2021 8 days / 7 nights
23 Mar 2021 27 Mar 2021 5 days / 4 nights
27 Mar 2021 03 Apr 2021 8 days / 7 nights
30 Mar 2021 03 Apr 2021 5 days / 4 nights
03 Apr 2021 10 Apr 2021 8 days / 7 nights
06 Apr 2021 10 Apr 2021 5 days / 4 nights
10 Apr 2021 17 Apr 2021 8 days / 7 nights
13 Apr 2021 17 Apr 2021 5 days / 4 nights
17 Apr 2021 24 Apr 2021 8 days / 7 nights
20 Apr 2021 24 Apr 2021 5 days / 4 nights
24 Apr 2021 01 May 2021 8 days / 7 nights
27 Apr 2021 01 May 2021 5 days / 4 nights
01 May 2021 08 May 2021 8 days / 7 nights
04 May 2021 08 May 2021 5 days / 4 nights
08 May 2021 15 May 2021 8 days / 7 nights
11 May 2021 15 May 2021 5 days / 4 nights
15 May 2021 22 May 2021 8 days / 7 nights
18 May 2021 22 May 2021 5 days / 4 nights
22 May 2021 29 May 2021 8 days / 7 nights
25 May 2021 29 May 2021 5 days / 4 nights

Price is quoted per person and subject to change without prior notice