Kawthaung can be considered as a gateway to Myeik islands. There’s a lot to see and enjoy, including waterfalls and hot springs located close by that you can visit. Kawthaung is home to a number of pagodas such as the Pyitawaye Pagoda, Arnandar Pagoda and Aungtawmu Pagoda. Many of these pagodas are as old as several centuries.
Kawthaung is a small town that can be easily explored on foot. You can walk around the town and interact with the local people. You can also take a walk through the Palone Tone Tone Bridge and visit the Palone Tone Tone Island.