3 Days Moken Immersion

3 Days Moken Immersion

Take part in a cultural experience unlike most in Thailand by staying in the Moken Village of Tung Dap. Learn how these seafaring people live their daily lives in accordance with the nature surrounding them. Make crafts and snacks, learn a new style of fishing, or just relax and enjoy the breath-taking sunset on 13km of the deserted beach. Try your hand at cooking the freshest seafood in the local Thai way and enjoy your meal with your host family.

Outlined Itinerary

Day 1 – Cultural Exchange (L, D)

Day 2 – Natural Wonders  (B, L, D)                                       

Day 3 – Local Life  (B, L)

Day 1
Day 1 – Cultural Exchange (L, D)

Hop on a long tail boat to Tung Dap Village, along the way ride through the unique mangrove forest
Learn how to make squid traps with local fisherman
Tractor ride to a long stretch of deserted beach to learn about the local occupations of fishing, collecting edible oysters and tin mining
Relax on the beach and enjoy a beautiful sunset or help prepare the evening meal of the freshest sea food and Thai specialties
Weave palm fronds into animal shapes ‐ keep as a souvenir
Share stories with your home stay family
Overnight at homestay accommodation

Day 2
Day 2 – Natural Wonders (B, L, D)

Tour the savannah from the back of a homemade tractor. Try to catch a glimpse of wildlife, such as deer and birds, or find a honeycomb up in the trees
Head out with your local guide to the mangrove ecosystem, along the way see if there are crabs, fish or clams to catch
Talk with your new local friends
Overnight at homestay accommodation

Day 3
Day 3 – Local Life (B, L)

Join the local women to make a traditional Moken dessert from local “kanomjak” flour and coconut
After lunch, Transfer back to Kuraburi, end of program
Note:
Accommodation: Homestay

Tour price includes

  • Bilingual support staff, Visitors Handbook
  • Accommodation and Meals as specified in each program (including double occupancy where noted)
  • Transfers as specified in each program (further transfers can be arranged on request)
  • Contribution to community fund or partner organization
  • Accident insurance while on project or village homestay

Tour price excludes

  • Flights and departure taxes
  • Vaccinations and personal travel insurance
  • Personal items and expenses
  • Visas ‐ guests are responsible for valid visas through‐out the duration of their trip

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3 Days Moken Immersion