Check out these admired beach destinations !!!
1) Butler Bay, Little Andaman
Located at a distance of 14kms from the Hut Bay Jetty, Butler Bay is the most surreal beach on Little Andaman. Indulge yourself in surfing, snorkeling, diving, swimming, game fishing, coral watching, sunbathing and bird watching. If you are a surfing enthusiast preferably carry your own equipment. The place has limited stay options so plan your trip well.
2) Radhanagar, Havelock Island
Situated 12kms from Havelock’s ferry pier, Radhanagar Beach has won accolade for being the ‘Asia’s best beach’ by TIME Magazine. Pristine tranquil waters, fine white sand and peace adore the beach. It houses sorts of water sports and some of the best dive centers of Andaman Islands.
3) Paradise Beach, Pondicherry
Pondy, was under French rule until 1954, hence the city is crafted in a French style. From the pristine beaches, beautiful colonial structures, temples, churches and bustling hotels, Puducherry offers great sightseeing. Chunnambar (Paradise Beach) makes a perfect weekend getaway.
4) Muzhappilangad, Kerala
The Muzhappilangad beach stretches across 4kms of sand, only drive-in beach in Kerala is a swimmer’s paradise. Attractions include adventure sports like paragliding; parasailing; microlite flights and other water sports. You can reach here from Kannur, the nearest railway station just 16kms away or from the Calicut International Airport which is ~100kms.
6) Devbagh, Karnataka
Considered as one of the most peculiar beaches, Devbagh offers tranquility any myriad of water sports including kayaking or snorkeling. It is an island beach located along the Karwar & Goa border.
7) Arambol, Goa
Houses freshwater pond sand believed to have medicinal values!!! Arambol is thrilling is many aspects, it’s actually a village in North Goa so you will find more budget accommodations here.
It’s relatively quieter and less crowded and not yet commercially exploited tourist place.
8) Calangute, Goa
It’s quite popular for water sports and is sort of always bustling with tourists from all over the world. If you are seeking lot of buzz this is the place. It’s well connected by road & railway.
9) Akshi, Alibaug
White white sand beach with numerous suru trees present along the coast. Located just 5kms from the Akshi hamlet is also known for bird watching.
10) Mandwa, Alibaug
Located 20kms north of Alibaug, Mandwa village attracts lot of visitors due to the presence of dense coconut trees and proximity to nearby situated popular tourist spot – Chaul.
The beach is easily approachable from Mumbai by regular ferries running from the Gateway of India to Mandwa jetty.
Folks, this is just a glimpse, India is totally decorated with so many more beaches, share your experiences and contributions to add on to the list 🙂 🙂