Beaches are undoubtedly one of the best creations of nature. The only place where you can see sun, sand and sea together. You often think to relax at a pristine beach, you would need to book your tickets to a foreign destination. Well, the truth is India has been gifted with some of the most pristine and clear beaches. They offer everything from action to solitude, giving you yet another reason to pack your bags. Without further ramblings, let us have a look at some of the most stunning beaches in India that’ll leave you surprised and satisfied with their beauty.
1. Havelock Beach, Andaman
Bestowed with the precious ‘Asia’s best beach’ award by Time Magazine, the Radhanagar Beach on the Havelock Island is the most popular tourist attraction of Andaman and Nicobar Island. Fine white sand, turquoise blue waters and a lot of peace and serenity are what defines this beautiful landmass.
2. Palolem Beach, Goa
Enclosed by a thick forest of coconut palms in far south Goa, is undoubtedly the state’s most beautiful beach. Mostly covered with beach huts, boats and fishnets, this beautiful sealine stretches across miles and looks shady and semi-circle shaped with a diverse variety of flora.
3. Dhanushkodi Beach, Tamil Nadu
Believed to be the same place where Lord Rama along with Lord Hanuman and his army built the famous ‘Setu’ bridge to reach Lanka, Dhanushkodi beach gives a visual treat to tourists with the incredibly beautiful views of the turquoise blue sea.
4. Gokarna Beach, Gokarna
Gokarna Beach is generally visited by people who go on a pilgrimage since it is very closely located to the Hindu temples in this area. Go there to get a feel for what God was like in its heyday.
5. Kovalam Beach, Kerela
As a commercially valued beach in Kerala, life never stops here in Kovalam. It’s made up of two coves — Hawa (also referred to as Eve’s beach) and Lighthouse. The beach complex includes a string of budget cottages, Ayurvedic health resorts, convention facilities, swimming pools and much more.
6. Paradise Beach, Pondicherry
This wide expanse of blue water is just half an hour away from Pondicherry. Out of so many tourist spots in, Paradise beach is one of the most visited places in Pondicherry. The presence of dolphins is one of the highlights of this beach.
7. Marari Beach, Kerela
Marari Beach is the perfect destination for people who want to explore the backwaters of Kerala while enjoying the serenity of the beach. Marari got its name from a small and sleepy fisherman’s village called Mararikulam.