Irrawaddy Dolphins Tour


September 10th - 11th, 2016

Destinations Covered

Mandalay - Singu - Mandalay

Recommended Season

All Year Round (Except August)

What's Special About

Ever wonder where do Irrawaddy Dolphins got their name from? Irrawaddy Dolphins were named after a river in Myanmar called Irrawaddy, which can be considered as the lifeline of Myanmar. What's better than sighting Irrawaddy Dolphins in the Irrawaddy River? 

Travel with Living Irrawaddy for an affordable sweet escape of overnight boat trip to find Irrawaddy Dolphin. Simplify your life a few days by joining our boat tour and eliminate all the noises you have in your daily life. 

(Irrawaddy dolphins are protected under Wildlife Conservation Society and Living Irrawaddy is working along with local community and WCS for this boat tour to be able to provide authenticity and simplicity of travel experience at its best on the river.)

Highlights of Boat Tour

Highlights of Boat Tour

Start our boat adventure from Mayan Gyan Jetty. 

Stop by a village or two along the river bank for freshly cooked lunch with local ingredients, served on the river bank. 

Learn more about pottery making from Kyee May (aunty from the village) and try it out yourself, too. 

Enjoy the majestic view of the river while riding on a boat and get ready for excitement when the irrawaddy dolphins are found at their natural habitats.

Visit other villages that lives on fishing, cheroot rolling and weaving.

Perhaps jump into the river for a swim if you have enough of reading and sunbathing on the deck.  

Day 1 : Pick up at Kywe Se Kan Bus Terminal in Mandalay at 7 AM.Transfer to Jetty where we will board the boat.

Stream down to Mandalay and enjoy visiting villages along theriverbank. Delicious hearty village meals (lunch & dinner) will be servedtour around the villages on the bank for the local bamboo hat and potterybusinesses. Overnight on board. 


Day 2 : Breakfast at the village before spotting dolphins in the river.Witness traditional fishing by the fishermen with the help of dolphins. Enjoy lunchmade with fresh local vegetables and fish from the river.

Arrive back safe to Mandalay Jetty and transfer to Kywe Se KanBus Terminal.  

*Pick up and drop off are provided from Mandalay Kywe Se Kan Bus Terminal.

Remark*Schedules of the boat trip is subject to the weather and sighting of dolphins.

USD 140 per person


Over Night Boat Charges for Mandalay - Singu - Mandalay 

Meals at the village (1 Breakfast, 2 Lunch & 1 Dinner) 

Tour Leader

Sightseeing as mentioned

Life Jackets

Travel Insurance

Pick up and drop off from Mandalay Kywe Se Kan Bus Terminal  


Mandalay Zone Fee 

Travel Insurance