Community Based Tourism to Ayarwaddy

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This CBT Site is Located at Myit Kan Gyi and Hsithethe village in River Bank of Ayarwaddy. The fishermen and women of two traditional fishing villages (Myit Kan Gyi and Hsithe) invite you to come and visit them. The new destinations on the Ayeyarwady will be ready and in operation from November 2016. The development  of the destinations is part of a community-conservation project funded by the UK’s Darwin Initiative. It is a partnership between the Myanmar non-profit organisation ‘Grow Back for Posterity‘ and the UK’s Harrison Institute. The project has also received valuable support from the University of Mandalay.

Tourist casting a net in Ayarwaddy River

Tourist casting a net in Ayarwaddy River

-To visit the village of Myint Kan Gyi and Hsi The which located at east bank of Ayeyarwaddy river, 45 and 61 Km of Mandalay.(Between Mandalay and Kayah )

-This CBT site is part of project to conserve the critically e Irrawaddy River dolphin and cultural traditional of the fishing communities who fish cooperatively with dolphins.

Tour High Lights:

-To enjoy the village tour with

. Traditional fishing with dolphins.

. Local life, including the destination the festival.

. Home industry.

. To see handicrafts making.

. To visit the community home with café shop.

. Visit agriculture field.

. To enjoy the carting net.

Life Style of Villageer in Ayarwaddy

Life Style of Villager in Ayarwaddy

Tour Itinerary for Ayeyaewaddy River CBT

Day 1: Arrival to Yangon. Transfer to 3 stars hotel. Free at leisure in Yangon.Overnight in Yangon.

Day 2: Morning fly to Mandalay. Transfer to Shamemaka town (2 hrs drive). Join the boat at jetty ,then to Myin Kan Gyi village ( 1 hr boat drive). Arrival to village, visit community home, enjoying the café break. Fishing experience ,learning carting net,  visit to village home and monastery will lunch at village home, visit to agriculture field or if Irrawaddy dolphin around the village, can enjoy the fishing community who fish co operationally with dolphin . Then boat trip to Shamemaka, then drive back to Mandalay.(you can drive to sing to visit His The village , tome limit is almost the same) . Check in to 3 stars hotel. Dinner at hotel. Overnight in Mandalay.

Day 3: Full day visit to Mandalay city, Myanmar culture city . Visit Mandalay Mahamuni great Buddha image. Visit World famous U-Pain wooden bridge, Visit Mahagandayon Monastery. Lunch at local  restaurant.Visit Zay Cho Daw. Visit the old place site.Visit Atumashi Kyaung. Visit Kuthodaw Pagoda  (UNESCO. World Heritage site) ,Sunset on Mandalay Hill.Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in Mandalay.

Day 4 : Morning fly back to Yangon. Full day visit Yangon ,visit to Shwedagon Pagoda, Sule Square, Bogyoke Market, Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, transfer to Yangon international airport for departure.

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Tour Cost

Code Number Based on 2 for 1 pax selling cost Based on 4 for 1 pax selling cost Based on 6 for 1 pax selling cost   Days          Titles
SST AEF 009/16 1040$

per pax


per pax


Per pax

4  days/

3  nights

Ayeyarwaddy Dolphoin Trip


Note: Tour cost is valid until 31 April 2018.


Tour cost included:
(1 )   All accommodation
( 2 )  All transportation
( 3 )  All meals
( 4 )  All entrance fees
( 5 )  English spoken throughout guide fees, and daily purified drinking water
(6)    CSR support for local community and conservation


Tour cost excluded:
( 1 )  Travel insurance
( 2 )  Medical care
( 3 )  Personal effects
( 4)   Soft and alcoholic drinks
( 5 )  Trip without included in tour itinerary
(6)    Meals others than those specific

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