Beaches of Myanmar belong to the list of most beautiful Southeast Asian beaches and they are however still nearly undiscovered. Among them, Ngapali Beach is the most beautiful in Myanmar.
Ngapali is located 7 kilometers away from Thandwe in Rakhine State. The origin of its name is unclear but some believe it was named by a visiting group of Italians who hailed from Naples , pronounced Napoli in Italian. It is famous for its natural pleasant and unspoiled beauty up to this day. The beach stretches about 3 km with soft white sand fringed by coconut palms. Ngapali beach is one of the loveliest places and the finest seaside in Myanmar. The beach stood 1st in Asia and 8th in the world in 2016. The best time to visit the beach is from mid-October to May, when a number of airlines offer Flights from Yangon. It is also accessible by road.