FOURTEEN NIGHTS IN MERGUI ARCHIPELAGO AND THAILAND
DAY 1: PHUKET (AMANPURI) THAILAND
The crew will pick you up at the airport and after a 20-minute taxi ride you will board Lamima anchored in front of the beautiful Amanpuri Resort. Watersports in the afternoon and then cruise overnight to Similan Islands.
DAY 2: SIMILAN ISLANDS
Dive and snorkel on world-class dive sites. Amazing underwater topography built by huge boulders and high abundance of marine life. Swim alongside Reef Sharks, school of fish and find special critters such as Ghost Pipefish. Overnight cruise to Myanmar.
DAY 3: HASTING ISLAND
Breakfast at the anchor while we pick up clearance and clears immigration to enter Myanmar. Cruise to our first island in Myanmar to set up camp on an uninhabited island with secluded white sand beaches and rainforest. All this to yourself to explore!
DAY 4: LANBI KYUN
Encounter the Moken (Sea Gypsies) living on the Andaman Sea settled into their small floating communities. You will see that they are amazing people and are famous for their friendliness, a truly rewarding experience. This is an island blanketed with thick forest.
DAY 5: CLARA ISLAND
Three beautiful beaches await for you in these gorgeous islands. Good area for diving or snorkeling on the reef, two rocky outcrops, north, and south of the island have plenty of marine life.
DAY 6: KYUN PILA
A paradise island covered with thick vegetation with opportunities to spot Hornbills. Explore the multiple bays via paddleboard and walk on your private beach. When it gets too hot laze under the canopy of the rainforest while we set up a beach barbecue.
DAY 7: LORD LAUGHBOROUGH
During the late afternoon, visit the stilted fishing village to get a friendly introduction to their traditional boat-building techniques still being practiced today. At dusk, join the fishermen to hopefully catch some fresh fish for dinner.
DAY 8: MACLEOD ISLAND
With trails already laid down throughout the rainforest, you can walk to a panoramic viewpoint for a sight nothing less than spectacular. We will set up camp on the beach for you while you view the coastal area by sea kayak or paddleboard. This is a perfect area to play around on the wave runners too!
DAY 9: EXIT MERGUI ARCHIPELAGO
This area is also home to Moken, Salon tribes and you have the opportunity to join in on some of their daily activities before saying goodbye to Myanmar as we cross the border back into Thailand and head for the Surin Islands National Park.
DAY 10: SURIN ISLAND
This area offers a huge diversity of marine life that can be observed by diving and snorkeling. For those that want a more land-based activity, then hikes are available to spot different varieties of lizards, Macaque monkeys, and over ninety species of birds.
DAY 11: KOH ROK
The islands are surrounded by emerald green water, with normal visibility exceeding 30 meters. Just off the shore, you will find beautiful, soft corals, and numerous species of tropical fish. Lunch or dinner on one of the unspoiled and pristine white sandy beaches. Beautiful beach, a great diving perfect place for water sport.
DAY 12: KOH LANTA
Island with wonderful west-facing beaches that offer magical sunsets. A recent 5-star resort offers a perfect area where nature has been allowed to blossom, with original trees left intact throughout the resort. On one of the finest beaches on Koh Lanta, they created Pimalai Resort, small heaven on earth with a very nice restaurant for a meal ashore.
DAY 13: KOH PHI PHI ISLANDS
Enjoy early morning and sunset on the famous beach. During the day, Lamima will reposition to secluded areas of the island to explore coves by paddleboard and canoes.
DAY 14: KRABI & RAILAY
Surrounded by white sand beaches you can paddleboard through the turquoise waters to get up close to the limestone formations. Walk along the cliff tops for wonderful panoramic views and a chance to abseil down to your cocktail and barbecue on the beach.
DAY 15: YACHT HAVEN MARINA
Early morning cruise to Phang Nga Bay for the last dip in the water before a farewell from the Lamima Crew and disembarking at Yacht Haven Marina.