Bird Watching in Moyingyi, Sein
Yee and Hlawga
YANGON - BAGO (Moyingyi) -
TAUNGOO (Teak Forest) - YANGON
(6 Days/ 5 Nights)
Arrive at the Yangon airport and drive to Moyingyi. Moyingyi sanctuary (a
vast area of wet land) situated approximately 110 km north to Yangon.
Spending the late afternoon birding along the shores of the wet land,
looking out for birds like Blue throat, Thick-billed warbler, Wagtails,
Pipits, Golden Plovers, Harriers and Kites. Overnight and dinner at the
resort in the sanctuary.
Moyingyi sanctuary With an early boat ride in the sanctuary, looking for
Greater spotted Eagle, Woolly necked Stork, Asian Openbill, Sarus Crane,
Spot-billed Pelican, Painted Stork, among thousands of waders and
shorebirds. This sanctuary is approximately 40 square miles in area and
inhabits about 80 species of birds. Spending the whole morning birding in
the sanctuary and after a late lunch, drive to Taungoo (Sein Yee Teak
Forest). Overnight in Seinyee.
Early morning birding in sein-ye reserved teak forest and after lunch
sightseeing and nature study (trekking into rain forest), watching
Butterflies in the teak forest and whole day observing elephants at work in
the forest. In the evening watching elephants bathing in the creek.
Overnight in Seinyee.
Whole day observing elephants at work. Overnight in Seinyee.
Drive back to Yangon and stop over at Hlawga wildlife park, where the
specialties are Pale -capped Pigeon, Racket - tailed Treepie, Ruby-cheeked
Sunbird, Scarlet - backed Flower pecker, Striped- throated Bulbul with white
eye and Olive-backed Sun bird. After Birding, return to Yangon in the
evening. Overnight in Yangon.
After breakfast shopping to Bogyoke market and transfer for
international airport for departure by morning flight.
Tour codes : MH-6D-BW