Tour Summary

One of the special RAMSAR site to conserve the divine landscapes of mangroves and the salt water crocodile (Crocodylus Porosus). The vast complex of islands (Meinmahla Kyun & Surroundings), small waterways, and preserved mangrove with plenty of birds (recommended for bird watching in winter season) are the highlights of this tour.

Early in the morning after breakfast, your guide and driver will pick you up at the hotel and take a scenic drive to Ayeyarwaddy Delta, specifically to Bogale. It will take 4-hours with stops for photos.

After arrival in Bogale, junction of regional fishery products in Ayeyarwaddy Delta, we will have lunch at local traditional restaurant.

After lunch, we will stream down to the Islands of Khun Nyo and Meinmahla Kyun Wildlife Sanctuary for 2.5hours and check-in at FREDA Ecolodge nestled on the Byonmwe Island.

Meinmahla Kyun Wildlife Sanctuary possess 33779 Acres of 28 Species of different mangrove forests and more than 130 Bird Species. This area gains its fame as one of the spiritual belief to U Shin Gyi and his crocodiles. Chances to see crocodiles are 90% and spiritual belief & custom of crocodiles among local people are highly still practiced in this area.

To boot, we will also spend time exploring the riches of Meinmahla Kyun Wildlife Sanctuary and take night tour along the waterways on the island in the search of salt water crocodiles on the swamp after lower tides. (Depends on the current tide situation)

Overnight at FREDA Ecolodge.
Full Day Excursion with boat in the area of Meinmahla Kyun Wildlife Sanctuary.

Overnight at FREDA Ecolodge.
Full Day Excursion with boat in the area of Meinmahla Kyun Wildlife Sanctuary.

Overnight at FREDA Ecolodge.
Today, an incredible journey in the wildlife sanctuary concludes in Bogale after breakfast. We will drive back to Yangon through the most unique delta sceneries.

THE PRICES INCLUDE:

  • Lodging at FREDA Eco lodge (non-air-conditioned) with (ABF) breakfast
  • Transportation from-to Yangon
  • All meals mentioned in program (Lunch x 04 and Dinner x 03)
  • Bottled drinking water
  • Permissions of Forest and Administration Department
  • Private long-tailed boat rental for 4 Days with driver
  • One Ranger Guide Fee for all days
  • Experienced Wildlife Guide
  • Coffee & Tea
  • Government tax and freshening towel on touring days

THE PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE:

  • International flight ticket arrangement to/from Yangon
  • Visa arrangements for Myanmar
  • Tipping for Rangers and Wildlife English Speaking Guides
  • Any personal expenses for souvenirs and beverages etc.
  • Meals not mentioned in program (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Laundry and other items of a personal nature.

SPECIAL NOTES:

  • Overnight at FREDA Ecolodge is away from civilization and will be limited to the facilities. There will be comfortable cots, cleaned sheets and blankets with mosquito nets. (you are highly recommended to bring your personal hygiene products). Depends on the availability of ecolodge, shared bathrooms or toilets can be accommodated.
  • While the food is generally good and tasty, it can become quite monotonous as not many different dishes are prepared. Please be sure to let us know of your dietary requirements in advance of the tour.
  • Participants on this type tour need to obey the Rules & Regulations of the range, and experienced-wildlife tour guide according to the dangerous situations of the area.
  • The experienced-wildlife tour guide and ranger will lead the tour as a way of safe and adventurous journey with very much care of the most dangerous & offensive specie of CROCODYLUS POROSUS.
  • This is a kind of Adventure Wildlife tour which differs from a visit to Zoo or Safari. Therefore, visibility of animals will depend on the many situations & circumstances.