Experience the ultimate nature getaway on Nga Khin Nyo Gyee, a 500-acre island in the Mergui Archipelago. Boulder Bay Eco Resort is the only property on the island, offering guests unparalleled space, privacy, and independence. As an eco-resort with a minimal footprint, Boulder Bay is committed to sustainable tourism and preserving the pristine beauty of the Mergui Archipelago. Located on the westernmost edge of the archipelago, Boulder Island boasts breathtaking boulder treks that are not to be missed. Come and discover the wonders of this untouched paradise!
- Unwind on a secluded island in the Mergui Archipelago, surrounded by untouched natural beauty.
- Snorkel with majestic manta rays and go on an eco-discovery walk to learn more about the local flora and fauna.
- Enjoy a sustainable holiday at an eco-friendly resort that is dedicated to preserving the natural wonders of the Mergui Archipelago.
- Immerse yourself in the colorful underwater world by diving among vibrant coral reefs and indulge in delicious fresh seafood meals.
- Support sustainable tourism and leave a positive impact on the environment.
- Meet the Moken, a fascinating sea-dwelling people who still follow traditional ways of life, and learn about their culture and customs.
Day 01: Yangon – Kawthaung – Boulder Bay Eco Resort (Lunch/Dinner)
On the first day of your tour, you will be greeted by an English-speaking guide and transferred to the domestic airport for a scheduled flight to Kawthaung (Approx: 2 hrs). Upon arrival in Kawthaung, formerly known as Victoria Point, you will be transferred to Kawthaung Jetty for a short ride to board a long-tail boat to Boulder Island. Leave your worries behind as your holiday begins. Enjoy a delicious lunch onboard during the six-hour cruise through the Andaman Sea. Once you arrive at the Boulder Bay Eco Resort, one of the most remote islands in the Mergui Archipelago, you can relax and unwind. Overnight at the resort.
Note: Long-tail boat transfer services and express cruise options are also available for an additional fee.Overnight
Day 02: Boulder Bay Eco Resort (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner )
Start your first morning on Boulder Bay Island with a delicious breakfast at the eco-resort. The island boasts a unique climate and crystal-clear waters, with sandy beaches, rocks, and boulders lining the shoreline. There are plenty of activities to choose from, allowing you to make the most of this peaceful oasis.
Responsible Travel: It’s worth noting that the resort operates sustainably, with an on-site solar farm providing electricity for the entire compound.
Water activities & Services:
- Boat Trip
- Eco Discovery Walk
- Sea Canoeing
- Yoga Retreat
- Learn the traditional Moken way of fishing
Day 03: Border Bay Eco Resort (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Start your day with a healthy and fresh breakfast, and immerse yourself in the stunning natural surroundings. Enjoy a variety of activities available on the island or simply relax at the hotel.
Boulder Bay Eco Resort is committed to sustainable development in the Mergui Archipelago, and the Research & Watersport Center serves as a hub for all marine research-related activities. Learn about the science of coral reef regeneration and the resort’s efforts to protect the natural environment.
In the evening, witness the breathtaking sunset in front of the resort, a view that never disappoints. Feel at home and comfortable while enjoying the beauty of nature around you. Spend the night at the resort.
Responsible Travel: The resort provides all the funding required for a marine biologist research center to oversee crucial work to protect the marine ecosystem.
Day 04: Boulder Bay Eco Resort – Kawthaung – Yangon Departure (Breakfast)
Begin your day early with a 6 am direct boat transfer to Kawthaung, with breakfast served on the cruise during the 6-hour journey. Bid farewell to the idyllic islands of the Mergui Archipelago and soak in the breathtaking sunrise views over the stunning islands. Once in Kawthaung, you’ll be driven to the domestic airport for a flight to Yangon (approx. 2 hours). Upon arrival in Yangon, you’ll be transferred to your hotel or Yangon International Airport for your onward journey. This Island Escapes Discovery tour through Myanmar promises to be a truly unforgettable experience of a lifetime.
Note: Please note that it’s also possible to cross the Myanmar-Thailand border from Kawthaung to Ranong, and for more information on this, please reach out to us.