General Information on Ngapali Beach

1. Location

Ngapali beach is located on the Bay of Bengal Coast and situated 7 kilometer from Thandwe (Sandoway). It is one of the best well-known beaches in Myanmar and has been promoted as a major tourist destination.

2. How to get there?

There are 2 options to get to Ngapali Beach—Air Transportation or Road Transportation. Air Transportation is recommended, and it takes 1-2 hours to fly according to the flight schedule. There are many airlines which run regularly throughout the year.

3. Cash & Credits

There is a CB Bank in Ngapali Beach on Ngapali Main Road, Thandwe Township. CB Bank has an ATM and you can change money there. It's close to the Amazing Ngapali Resort.

KBZ (Thandwe Branch) is on the east side of the market, exchanges money and has an ATM. More ATMs exist—at Amata Resort & Spa Ngapali (KBZ Bank) and Amazing Ngapali Resort (KBZ Bank).

4. Weather
Month High/ Low (°F)
January 88° / 58°
February 90° / 60°
March 93° / 68°

Temperatures increase slightly in February. The maximum temperature can rise up to 38°C (100°F). Temperature variation between day and night is large, so if you want to walk along the beach at night, a thin long-sleeved shirt is necessary. Swimming at night is not recommended.

Weather in February in the early mornings and evenings is relatively pleasant and cool which is perfect for outdoor activities.