Ngapali Beach is situated about 7 km away from Thandwe, one of the ancient Rakhine towns. The beach stretches about 3 km with soft white sand fringed by coconut palms. It serves as the best ground for sunbathing and recreation. Ngapali is the most famous beach in Myanmar. It is said to have been named after the Naple of Italy by a homesick Italian. It is famous for its natural and unspoiled beauty up to this day. There are only natural scenic beauty of the blue sea, white sand and the lovely sun.The sea is cobalt blue, without and dangerous marine animals and clean. Bicycle tours are available to visit the nearby villages.
Chaung Thar Beach
Chaung Thar Beach is located 40 km to the west of Pathein in Ayeyawaddy Region. It is about 5 hrs drive from Yangon. It is attractive and wide with not only coconut palms but also casuarinas trees found at the back of the beach. Two small islands can be seen offshore. The crab dishes of Chaung Tha Beach are also delicious and well-known. Fresh coconut juice will make anyone feel relaxed. There are bungalow type hotels along the beach with modern facilities. Myanmar, owing to its natural environment diversity is rich in many sites that feature untouched coastal areas, calm and peaceful ocean waters and wide stretches of unpolluted sandy beaches. While listening to the whispering of the wind in the trees and among the palm fronds and to the regular sleep inducing beat of the ocean breakers as you relax in your rattan chair amidst the balmy breezes you will find yourself visibly relaxing and your cares and tensions slipping away.
Ngwe Saung Beach
Ngwe Saung Beach Resort, opened in the year 2000, is one of the loveliest and most pleasant beach resorts in Myanmar. Located in the Ayeyarwady Region, some 48 kilometres from the town of Pathein, Ngwe Saung, with a beach frontage on the Bay of Bengal with its clear blue waters, its white crested waves, sandy beaches and unspoiled and pollution-free natural surroundings, is indeed one of the best places to select for a holiday interlude of rest and relaxation. The beach stretches for 15 kilometers. Ngwe Saung's natural attractions are its blue waters, its extensive beaches, its silvery sands, its scenic and occasionally rocky shcreline, all set against a backdrop of tropical rain forests and the towering Rakhine mountain range. The bungalows provide quailty service to foreign tourists and domestic visitors and provide a quiet heaven of peace and relaxation.