5 Days Gurney's Pitta Tour [Premium cost]
Gurney's Pitta Myanmar
Premium Cost program tour
Tour Fact Sheet
Bird Target Gurney's Pitta
Other Bird Highlight Large Frogmouth, Plain-pouched Hornbill, Crested Fireback, White-fronted Scope Owl
Habitats Covered Low Land forest , Rain Forest
Tour pace & walking Moderate to Hard
Accommodation Camping in big tent
Photo. Opportunities Not easy to Hard
Possible Month February
Best Month March – April
Fair Month May - June
Expect Climate 25-40 C., hight humidity
Expect to see 170+ from 350 sp.
Expect client birder Keen Birder + Camper man
Gurney's Pitta Myanmar program tour
Duration : Pre-day + 5 Day
Tour Start : Don Mueng Bangkok Airport
Tour Finish : Hotel in Bangkok
Bird guide : Panuwat Sasirat
Pre Day : Suvanahumi Airport > Hotel in Bangkok
Bird guide pick you up at Suvanahumi international Airport, Flight ......................................................................
Then transfer 1 hr. by private vehicle to hotel in Bangkok.
Meals : non
Overnight : Amari Don Mueng Airport Hotel or similar
Day 1 : Amari Hotel > Don Mueng Airport > Ranong > Kawthuang > Monorom Camp
Bird guide pick you up at Hotel in Bangkok......................................................................................................
Then transfer by private vehicle to Don Mueng domestic airport at the Gate no. 5, take a domestic flight on early morning
Arrive Ranong airport, then transfer 30 min. by private vehicle to border, then transfer 1 hr. by private boat to Myanmar.
then transfer 2-3 hr. by private truck to Manoron village and then transfer 1.30 hr. by motorbike to Campsite, Arrive campsite before sunset take a rest or start to bird watching around camp site.
Meals : B / L / D
Overnight : Camping
Day 2, 3, 4 : Gurney's Pitta
Early morning wake up and walk to hide for look GP. And then all day bird watching by walk & Motorbike in key spot low land forest and rain forest bird such as Black Magpie, Dark-hooded Oriole, Blue-winged Leafbird, Great Salty Woodpecker, Greater Flamback, Buff-rumped Woodpecker, Crested Serpent Eagle, Wallace Hawk Eagle, Oriental Honey Buzzard, Violet Cuckoo, Creasted Fireback, Blue-rumped Hanging-Parrot, Orange-breasted Trogon, Scarlet-rumped Trogon, Red-breasted Bee-eater, Ocharaceous Bulbul, Black-crested Bulbul, Stripe-throated Bulbul, Cream-vented Bulbul, Green Iora, Green Magpie, Sultan Tit, Bronze Drongo, Red-throated Barbet, Striped Tit-Babbler, Blue-eared Kingfisher, (Pitta all year round : Gurney's Pitta, Rusty-napped Pitta, Blue Pitta (rainy season April-July : Hooded Pitta, Blue-winged Pitta. 6 specie of Hornbills : Helmeted Hornbill, Austin's Brown Hornbill, Great Hornbill, Plain-pouched Hornbill, Wreathed Hornbill, Oriental Pied Hornbill 5 specie of Broadbill : Black-and-Yellow Broadbill, Silver-breasted Broadbill, Black-and-Red Broadbill, Banded Broadbill, Dusky Broadbill., Red-breasted Bee-eater, White-bellied Munia, White-hooded Munia, Crimson Sunbird, Purple-naped Sunbird, Purple-throated Sunbird, Ruby-cheeked Sunbird, Large Green Pigeon, and more Twilling time & Night time : Great-eared Nightjar, Large Frogmouth, Javan Frogmouth, Fish Eagle, Collar Scope Owl, Brown Boobook, White-fronted Scope Owl.
Meals : B / L box / D
Overnight : Camping
Day 5 : Monorom Campsite > Ranong > Kawthuang > Amari hotel
Transfer 6-7 hr. back to Ranong, guide send and say goodbye at hotel. end of service.
Meals : B / L
Overnight : Amari Don Mueng Airport Hotel or Similar
Meals: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner, Non = Not included meals
Premium Cost U$D payment / person
- Highest experience Bird Guide with telescope
- Private transfer from airport to hotel
- All private ground, air, boat transportation
- Accommodation : First & Last day night in Bangkok, Big Tent with gear : Flashlight, Towel
- Worker at campsite
- Meals and Unlimited Cool water bottle & Refreshment
- Private tent (each tent for 2 persons), Mat sheet
- Myanmar Permission, Karen Army Permission
- Filed Equipment : Generator,Toilet + Tent + Paper toilet + Wet toilet paper, Bird hide
- Bird Check List FREE
- Travel insurance
Excluded : Sleeping bag, Alcoholic beverages, Souvenirs, Telephone calls, Extra night, Extra route.
Cancellation Policy and payments :
40% of payment secures the booking.
100% of payment required 30 days before activity
100% cancellation fee applicable if trip/booking/transfer cancelled less than 14 days before trip/booking or transfer.
Krung Thai Bank Public Company Limited
SWIFT CODE : KRTH THBK
Address : 24/55/56 Soi /Chok Chai 4, Lad Prod rd., Bangkok.
Account name : Wild Bird Eco Tour
Branch : Soi Chok Chai 47
Acc : Saving, No. : 084-1-21616-9
Things to bring :
- Visa & Passport early expire before 2 month
- New U$D banknote only ! , MMK pocket money
- Bird guide hand book of South-east Asia
- Trekking boot, Sandal
- Long trousers and long sleeved shirt for walking in the forest
- Please bring backpack no use suit case, easy to carry by motorcycle
- Mosquito repellent, Sun block lotion, Malaria Tablets, Anti-allergy cream, tablets
- Thin Sleeping bag, Shower kit, Towel(you can adapt for use to blanket),
- Flashlight, Power Bank* , Camera gear
FAQ about trip :
- Shower in the stream for man, for Women shower in Bamboo hide
- Please prepare and bring malaria tablets before and during trip
- Weather in March – April around 40 C. in day time, 25-30 C. in night time.
- From main road to campsite 1.30 hr. transfer by motorbike, please make sure you have it done or no fear to ride.
- Time table for transportation with cost, may be change without notice, please make extra one day for air ticket back to home.
- Before & After tour operate, you can adding program birding tour to at southern of Thailand or Central, North of Myanmar, Please study information in our web site.
Note : This is original itinerary and the routes and timing may change according to local conditions such as Forest fire, War, Cutting Forest , but the general content of the trip will remain the same. Also name bird and trail on itinerary may will be change in many reason from the nature way.