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Grandfather Beach

Longlon Province, Dawei, Myanmar
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Good soaking with sweat and seawater

Nice beaches, particularly near lagoon. Water current can be strong if tide runs out to sea, but... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Ah Yae Y
via mobile
Best beach in Myanmar

The bike ride to the beach is worth the time and is very beautiful and picturesque itself. When... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Alex G
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Longlon Province, Dawei, Myanmar
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Nice beaches, particularly near lagoon. Water current can be strong if tide runs out to sea, but remember where sandspit is for safety swimming. A bit of wash up and throw away rubbish. Otherwise is acceptable clean. Cheap eateries all have bbq. Good sugar cane...More

Thank Ah Yae Y
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

The bike ride to the beach is worth the time and is very beautiful and picturesque itself. When you reach the beach, the white sands and crystal clear waters and the saturated green jungle will amaze you. Low tides create a wide and beautiful sand...More

Thank Alex G
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

we went in Jan 2018 and spent a day there. It is worth the hassle of getting there to find yourself on an almost deserted and unspoilt beach. We spent the day on a welcoming shack on the beach where the proprietor also fed us...More

2  Thank Martin W
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

This place really rocks, especially if you can speed with your motorbike along the sea-line for several KM's! This beach is actually split into 2 sections due to the inland lake/river behind. Here on Xmas day we drove together with locals and their jeeps and...More

1  Thank Luigi-Magnifico
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

The main tourist attraction in Myanmar (Inle, Bagan, Ngapali, etc) are beginning to see the often negative effects of mass tourism (although still just to a minor degree), but the Dawei Peninsula remains as pristine as ever. It will likely not last. Grandfather beach is...More

Thank Greenboat88
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

This is a beach not really frequented by travellers. When I arrived at this beached, I was astounded by the natural beauty of this beach. It's simply awesome.....certainly one of the best kept secret in Myanmar. The sand is white, water is crystal clear and...More

Thank Concierge3725
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

I traveled around Myanmar with my friend from Germany for 24 days. Firstly, we went to upper Myanmar that are Mawlamyine, Hpa-an, Kyiteyo, Mandalay, Bagan, Myintkyina and Yangon. Finally, we got to Dawei and we went to Shin Maw which is one of Shin Koe...More

1  Thank Coral R
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