Visitors’ Guide to Myanmar (Beaches)


Guide to Myanmar


Ngapali Beach


Located on the Rakhine coast; Ngapali Beach is an hour’s flight

from Yangon. It is an unspoiled beach stretching over 3 km with

blue sea, white sand and swaying palm trees. There is an 18-hole

golf course about 5 km from Ngapali Beach Hotel.



        Located 40 km to the west of Pathein in

Ayeyawaddy Division, Chaungtha Beach is reached by a 5-hour dirve

from Yangon via Pathein. Three Beach Hotels cater to local and

foreign visitors.

Kanthaya Beach


Kanthaya Beach, located on the Rakhine coast is about

290 km from Yan8on and reached by an 8-hour





The long shallow Maung-ma-gan Beach, located on the Taninthayi

coast in the south, is totally unspoilt and it is under

development. It is reached from Dawei, which is a 75-minute

flight away from Yangon.