CHAUNGTHA BEACH

Also this beach is situated to the West of Pathein (Bassein), further north from Ngwe Saung. It is also a 5 hours drive from Yangon to that beach which rather caters for the new Yangon middle class. Especially on the weekends, expect many local people coming in big groups, not always staying as quiet as some foreigners would wish.







KANTHAYA BEACH

Rather for the adventurer, this beach offers only a government hotel, which can’t be booked in advance. It is a possible to drive from Ngapali to Yangon along the west coast and stop over at Kanthaya. It however is a very long and uncomfortable drive.







LETKHOKKON BEACH

Just south of Yangon across Yangon River, the beach is certainly not tempting for swimming due to mud. It is however idyllic and little visited. SETSE BEACH 80 km south from Mawlamyaing and therefore around 10 hours drive from Yangon. The beach itself is wide, but the water is not clear, the beach not well kept. There is very basic accommodation.






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