Pro tip:
Explore the beach by bicycle. Meet the friendly locals for the best experience. You should take the boat ride early in the morning. If you are a fish lover, do taste the fresh fishes available here.


You can visit Ngapali Beach from Yangon or Bagan. The nearest airport is Thandwe airport which is located 15 minutes from Ngapali Beach. There are flights from Yangon and Bagan to the airport. You can also go by road, however, it will take about 14 hours to reach.


Ngapali beach is famous for the magnificent view of its surrounding. With minimal activities around this area, this pure beach is intended for you to fully enjoy a stress-free nature getaway. We recommend you to spend more than 2 days to have an immersive experience at the beach. There are bicycles for rent along the beach. Rent one and explore the beach on the 10km path with complete freedom. Some hotels also have bicycle rental services, so remember to look out for one at your hotel. Rental fee can be as cheap as USD3.5.

You can also visit the locals and enjoy a boat ride lead by friendly fishermen who are always happy to guide you. Another activity that you must not miss is watching the sunset by the beach. Ngapali beach offers one of the best spots for you to watch sunsets as the place is peaceful and free from the sight of bulky concrete buildings. Watch as the sun slowly descends and disappears into the horizon of the sea as you indulge in a satisfying meal of fresh seafood by the beach


It is best to visit this beach between October and May when the temperature is ideal for a beach outing. Hotels and flights are not be available during June and September due to the rainy season.