It is famous for its natural pleasant and unspoiled beauty up to this day. The beach stretches about 3km with soft white sand fringed by coconut palms. Ngapali Beach is one of the loveliest places in Myanmar.
Located some 154 miles (248km) from Yangon and only 34 miles (55km) from Pathein, Chaung Tha is the nearest ocean resort for foreign tourists, easily accessible from Yangon within half a day by road. It is an attractive wide beach with a muddy delta look.
It is located in the Ayeyarwaddy Region, some 48km from the town of Pathein. Ngwe Saung, with a beach frontage on the Bay of Bengal with its clear blue water, 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.