Woman walks along a beautiful beach in Ngapal with palms hanging over the sea, Myanmar


A tropical paradise of white sand beach overlooking the Bay of Bengal

Situated in the southern state of Rakhine, Ngapali is a popular getaway for Yangon residents. Blessed 24 kms of coastline featuring fine white sand and the crystal blue water of the Bay of Bengal, Ngapali Beach has quickly evolved from a secluded town to a premier beach destination attracting large hotel and resort developments. Apart from lazing on the beach, popular activities include snorkelling, diving, kayaking and fishing.


  • Paradise is just a short flight away from Yangon
  • Long stretches of white sand beach and turquoise sea
  • Ample accommodation and dining options
Within Easy Reach Of...
The nearest airport to Ngapali is in the town of Thandwe, located 12 km from Ngapali.
Yangon 50min flight or 9hr drive
Travel Tips
  • Take a boat trip to nearby Pearl Island to snorkel in its clear water and enjoy its white sand beach
  • Visit the town of Thande and explore its market which was once a British jail
  • During the rainy season from June to October, most hotels close and flights are reduced to once a week

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