The Dawei region is a beautiful and authentic area. A city with old wooden houses, colonial buildings and a variety of handicraft places. About half an hour away you can eat fresh delicious mouthwatering seafood at Maung Magan beach. South on the Peninsula there are unexplored white sand beaches and fishing villages.
Located in the north of the Tanintharyi, Dawei is the gateway to Mergui Archipelago. Accessible by bus and flight from Yangon or by minivan from Thai border. Most tourists spend two or three days in the region. There are a variety of hotels and guesthouses located in the city and a few on the Peninsula. Motorbikes are popular to explore the pristine beaches. Taxis and tuk-tuk are alternate transportation modes.
If you want to go somewhere where no one else goes, and if you want to discover untouched beaches, then Dawei is for you.
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