Chaungtha is a village and beach resort located in Ayeyarwady Region,Myanmar.It is about 5 hours' drive away from Yangon.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 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 amongst the tourists.

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