Ngwe Saung


Pro tip: Enjoy some sunbathing, go for snorkelling and do gorge on the sumptuous local food while you are here.


Ngwe Saung is located at 48 km west of Pathein, Ayeyarwady and 233 km from Yangon. You can take a flight from Bagan to Yangon which takes around 30 minutes. You can also take a bus from Yangon Central Railway Station which leaves 6 am or 9.30 pm and takes around about 8 hours to reach.

Complete your trip to Myanmar by visiting one of Myanmar’s pride – the Ngwe Saung Beach. Famous as an untouched beach, the turquoise water and clean white sand make a perfect combination to unwind and relax after a long day of travelling. This beach offers so much more than just sightseeing as you also get to watch how the locals go about their daily routines. Their authentic lifestyle in the middle of a growing tourist destination is such a sight to see as it displays their spirits in maintaining their culture and traditions.

You don’t have to worry about accommodation or meals at this beach as there are lots of hotels, guest houses and restaurants serving traditional Myanmarese cuisines. Several fish and prawn enterprises operate out of here. There are also souvenir shops that sell beautiful local handicrafts that are products of the villagers’ hard work and dedication. We are sure you will love the products. It will be great if you purchase souvenirs from the merchants as you will be contributing to their earnings.


The best time to visit this beach is from October to April or December.