Active travelers will not be disappointed with the vast range of cycling opportunities in Southern Myanmar. Cycling is a popular activity that provides a close-up and scenic tour of the country. Joining a cycling tour is perfect if you’re looking for an organized, multifaceted way to sightsee.
1 day city tour
The most popular type of bike tour will be a city sight seeing. Our tour guide will pick you up from the hotel about 9.00 am and will take you on to some of the old traditional houses and you would be able to have friendly conversation with a local family who lives in this house. Next, the guide will take you to some domestic size factories and you will learn about some famous products from Dawei. Did you know the betel nut and seafood or longy are famous in Myanmar and Dawei is well known know for the best quality of those products? After that, the guide will take you to market and will explain about local fruit and vegetables and products. In the market you will have chance to see villagers and farmers living outside the town coming to the market to sale or buy some products. Of couse you could try local snacks at the market or on the street. We will take a short break for lunch at the Burmese restaurants, where you be able to taste some local food. After lunch, we will continoue the city sightseeing Some domestic family factories are located in the little streets such as cashew nut factory, cheroot factory, broom making factory, bamboo weaving , fish cracker factory ,wood carving and Dawei traditional weaing factory. Dawei traditional longgyi has own design itself with three different designs represent by waves, basket weave, stunflowers.
2 days city and village tour.
Day 1. Our tour guide will pick you up from the hotel about 9.00 am and will take you on to some of the old traditional houses and you would be able to have friendly conversation with a local family who lives in this house. What the wonderful experience and chance to learn, not only how the house is build but how do people live there? Some domestic family factories are located in the little streets such as cashew nut factory, cheroot factory, broom making factory, bamboo weaving , fish cracker factory ,wood carving and dawei traditional weaing factory. Dawei traditional longgyi has own design itself with three different designs represent by waves, basket weave, stunflowers.Day
Day 2. We will take you to Myaw Yint Pagoda which is located on a little island and the walkway bridge connect with the land. The panoramic sea view from this pagoda is fabulous, it is surrounded by many brain rocks what gives very relaxing and enjoyable atmosphere. The guide will drive you back to Samaria bay and on the way you can see local fishing village and mangrove forest. We will take a short stop, by the samaria bay for swim or relax. The guide will take you to Maung Ma Gan beach, which is very popular and the closest beach to Dawei. It is famous for sunset watching and big choice lf local seafood, restaurant just on the front of the beach. After the sunset we will drive back to Dawei. The tour will finish at your hotel.
1 day City tour
Around 9. 00 am he guide will pick up at your hotel and we try local breakfast in Myeik and after breakfast we drive to the jetty . You will see the morning activities of the old sea- port city activities, as we will board a boat. Traditional wooden fishing boats if the time is right a sawmill where they cut the logs, you might have chance to observe their timber production. After we will explore the city cetre.The city is quite large, It might take few hours walking up and down the hill to tour around. Some of the oldest and the historical places are up on the city hills. There is big Catholic church, Pagoda with monastery in the old town. The government buildings and cheaper hotels with classical architecture are located one or few road next to the Kannar rd. Next we will visit candle factory which is very local and very old ffashion production process very worth to see. After we will have chance tolearn and see the swiftlet bird nest house at the Strand road. Swiftlet bird nest is very expensive and according to believe some of the people, it is very health. Our guide tell you the story and explain how do they harvest it. Your dinner is at the colony building restaurant. We will finish around 4.00 pm
2 days city and village tour.
Day 1. The city is quite large, the first day however, we will explore the city center. It might take few hours walking up and down the hill to tour around. Some of the oldest and the historical places are up on the city hills. There is big Catholic church, Pagoda with monastery in the old town. The government buildings and cheaper hotels with classical architecture are located one or few road next to the Kannar rd. The main busy day city life, however, seems to be around Kannar road, The first part of the Kannar rd starts with dock for large fishing boats and some logistic facilities on the right. The second and the middle part is about 1 km long and has few smaller docks for long tail boats on the left and many shops and restaurants, some hotels on the right. The third part ends up with 1 km sidewalk on the left with the view on the sea and lot of small local restaurant and streets food places on the right.
Day 2. Myiek like the others big city hubs has great and very decertified suburbs. Few roads will take you outside of the city and if you take one, you will pass some villages, monasteries and farms. We will take you to Maya Ni rd on the right, there is a village, which we strongly recommend to see. It is like the different town in the city. Most of the houses are old wooden build, all roads are narrow and only few are finish with cement. The village accommodates the generations of grandparents, parents and children living in the house together. The walk in this area will leave you like moving to the past area.
1 day sightseeing tour.
9.00 am we will start from your hotel and explore the town first. The Strand Road riverfront for views over the Thanlwin river and we will stop to see the market first. After we will travel to see Hpa the famous for it cave with a reclined Buddha and other religious monuments. The next will be Kawt Ka Taung cave which is covered with bathroom tiles and numerous Buddha statues. Bat cave. the bat cave is a small cave that cannot be entered but you can go there for sunset when hundreds of thousands of bats fly out. We will have lunch break and than we will go to Kyauk Kalap which is very unique and amazing pagoda, set on top of rock which is in the middle of a lake. with amazing view of surrounding mountains and plains are a delight, and the canteen there serves fantastic (and usually well deserved!) food; There are people selling water and food on the way up. There will be a lot of time for relax with wonderful scenery. We will go back to the town around 16.00 pm.
BOADER. 1 or 2 days
Mewaddy to Hpa An and Kanchanburi to Dawei
It is possible to ride from the Thailand border Mawaddy to Hpa Ann. It is about 160 km but because of the hills going up and down, more likely the journey will take you 2 days with the stop in the middle. The Kanchaburi to Dawei the distance is almost the same. It is with wonderful scenery trip with mountain views and could be amazing experience. Let us organize it as the season and assistant might be needed to be taken into consideration. You very unlikely to do the distance in one day. So we can assist you with picking you up on the wat to Dawei or Hpa Ann With a large group assist you with safe place to stay over night. Please let us know.
Mawadyy to Hpa An – Dawei to Kanchanburi
Group Tour only. Duration 5 days to 9 days full.
We are very happy to organize sightseeing tours 1 day around Hap An 2 days tour around Dawei. With the group we can organize and assist the trip between Hpa An and Dawei as well as from Thailand or to Thailand border. We could pick you up your group on half way the border journey and organize you the night time trip by the choice of your transport between Hpa An and Dawi. Please let us know more about the trip and the group.
ACCOMODATION: Your choice, Hotel, Guesthouse, Camping ( temple) .