Chauk Htat Kyi is located on Shwegondaing Road. This colossal (70 meters long) Reclining Buddha statue is one of the largest images in Burma. The original image was built in 1907, but it suffered damage due to the damp climate over the years. In 1957, it was demolished and the current structure was rebuilt in 1966.
The Chillax bar in Nyaung Shwe is a tourist favorite. Both locals and visitors from abroad enjoy the cocktail menu and a variety of foods for almost any palate. With a menu that includes, pizza, burritos, sandwiches, and Myanmar cuisine you are sure to find something you like.