Extension Tours: EXT-07
The Beach Resort that has gained fame and popularity since 1990 is the ChaungThar (pleasant Stream) Beach. It is located some 154 miles from the Capital City of Yangon and only 34 miles from Pathein in Ayeyarwaddy Division. ChaungThar is the nearest Ocean Resort available to foreign tourists, being easily reachable from Yangon in half a day by road. It is an attractive wide beach with a muddy-delta-look. Not only coconut palms but also casuarinas trees can be found at the back of the beach. There are bungalow type hotels along the beach with modern facilities. Two small islands can be seen offshore; The-Phyu Island & Phoe-Kalar Island. The crab dishes of Chaung-Tha Beach are also delicious and well-known as well as the fresh coconut juice will make you refreshed.
Tour Departure: On request
Departure Time: 7:00 Am
Tour Duration: 3 Days / 2 Nights OR 4 Days / 3 Nights
Day 1 : YANGON- CHAUNGTHA BEACH
This morning, you are picked up at your hotel and drive to ChaungTha Beach: a beach resort that has gained fame and popularity since 1994.Chaung Thar which means “pleasant stream”, the nearest ocean resort available to both foreign tourists and locals, being easily reached from Yangon in half a day by road.
It is about 240 km from Yangon and only 54 km from Pathein, estimated 5 hour-drive. Refreshment stops on the way. Lunch at in a good local Restaurant in Pathein. Upon arrival to the Beach, check in Hotel. Evening is at leisure on the beach.
DAY 2: CHAUNGTHA BEACH
The whole day is at leisure on the Beach. Enjoy the facility of your hotel; make use of the swimming pool, enjoy the sun beds at the white beach.
Day 3 : CHAUNGTHA – PATHEIN – YANGON
Today, return drive back to Yangon, en route, visit Pathein, the Capital of the Delta Region, which is surrounded by a major rice growing area. Pathein is noted for its colorful hand-painted umbrellas. Tour highlights: Parasol-making workshops, delicious local-made- delicacy “Pathein –Halawa” shops, Pathein Market, busy strand road and jetty, Shwe-mok-htaw Phaya, etc. After lunch, proceeds to Yangon. Arrive in Yangon in the late afternoon. Transfer to Hotel and end of the tour.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
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