IMG_0137            Chaungtha received its name from the small stream (chaung) which flowed at the western part of the village. In the “Burmese language” Chaungtha means Pleasant Stream. Chaungtha is a village and beach resort located in Ayeyarwady Region, Myanmar. Chaungtha Beach, as it is more commonly known, is about 5 hours’ drive away from Yangon and is a popular resort with Yangonites from October to April.  As it is relatively more affordable than the nearby Ngwesaung Beach and Ngapali Beach, Chaungtha is also more crowded and less cleanly than the two more expensive and better maintained beaches. Chaungtha is renowned for its fresh and reasonably priced seafood. A major attraction is a small pagoda built on a limestone boulder at the southern end of the beach. Nearby fishing villages and tidal mangrove forests are also popular among the tourists.


*We will arrange and advise above beach tour upon your length of stay.