of tourists visit India to enjoy the incredible diverse variety of beaches.
Crashing surf, golden sand, clusters of coconut palms, placid backwaters and
lagoons are the prime attractions of the Indian beaches. Several places in
India are dotted with many mesmerising and pristine beaches that are no less
than mini heavens on earth. The most stunning sea beaches of India lies in
Goa, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Lakshadweep , Maharastra and Andaman. The beaches
here are also the perfect abode for the water sports adventurers. Most of
the beaches offer excellent accommodation facilities that makes the tourists
trip to India worth memorable.
The Beach World
- The beaches are Goa are famous
all over the world. Glamour, fun & frolic have always been associated
with the place. If you are a water baby then Goa is the best place you could
have thought of. Located in the west coast of India, Goa not only with its
beaches but also with its crazy parties, hippy joints and refreshing spa's
and Ayurvedic massages draw tourists in bulk here every year.
- The beach is located 8 km west of Mapusa in Goa. The
fluorescent palm trees ans the full moon parties are the chaming delights of
the Anjuna beach.
- This beach is located at a distance of 13 km from
Panaji. The 17th century Portuguese fort, Fort Aguada lies close to the
- The beach is known as ' Queen of Goa's Beaches'
and was discovered by hippies in the late 1960's. It has become the
playground of Goa's visitors ever since the 1980's.
- Baga beach is an extension of the Calangute beach.
Fishing can be very much enjoyed on the beach. The Baga Beach is flat, clean
with white sand and is too safe for swimming.
- Bogmalo beach is one of the most attractive beaches
in Goa. The beach is adorned with sea shells, which makes it a haven for
shell collectors. It is also a famous spot for the picnickers.
The beach also has been the venue for two Enterprise class world sailing
- God's Own Country, Kerala
has innumerable number of beaches that are absolutely divine. Kerala is
located south west corner of India. The blues of the sky and the blue waters
of the beaches of Kerala seem very captivating.
- The beach lies in the district of Alappuzha
(Alleppey). The beach is an important tourist spot. The beach is blessed
with nature's green attractions such as lagoons, vast lakes and numerous
fresh water rivers. The dense palm groves and vast stretches of sand are the
delights of the Alappuzha beach.
- The beach is a true delight for the holiday makers. It
is adorned with beautiful sandy beach backed by swaying palm trees. The
Bekal beach is located near the Bekal Fort which has a great historical
- The Kovalam beach is one of the most popular beaches
of Kerala.The blue waters of the sea is absolutely hypnotizing. One can
enjoy aquatics, swimming and sunbathing on the Kovalam beach.
- The Marari is one of the local fishing villages of Kerala. Vast
stretches of sandy beaches lures the tourists. One can also enjoy lazing in
the sun, exciting water sports such as surfing, parasailing, swimming in the
turquoise blue water or playing a game of beach volleyball
- The Varkala Beach is one of the most relaxing
beaches of Goa.The beach is also famous by the name of Papanasam as it is
believed that bathing here can wash away all of one's sins.The mineral
springs near the beach are considered to have great medicinal properties and
the ambiance around is also superb.
Tamil Nadu Beaches
- Tamil Nadu is the
southern most state of India. The state boats of a rich cultural heritage
and also a series of beautiful beaches. Marina beach, the second largest
beach of Asia lies in the state of Tamil Nadu.
- Marina beach is one of the crowd pullers of Tamil
Nadu. It is the longest beach of Asia. Viewing the sunrise and sunset is an
ultimate delight for the tourists. The vast stretches of sand and the blue
waters are the prized possessions of the Marina beach. However bathing is
not recommended here because of the strong under water current.
- The beach is famous for the numerous beach
activities and is very relishing for the water sports lovers and
adventurers. Various churches and forts are located near the beach.
- The beach is superb for the picnickers.
- The beach is located on the coastline of Tamil
Nadu. It is one of the unspoilt beaches of India. The atmosphere around the
beach is very cool. A number of water sports can be enjoyed here.
Beaches in Maharashtra
- Apart from Bollywood
there are certain attractions that make Maharashtra the perfect land of
dreamers. The great stretches of mountain, countless historical forts,
magnificent temples, rich culture, vibrant festivals, the colourful people
and most importantly the beaches are the major draws of this state.
- The Juhu beach is one of the largest and frequently
visited tourist beaches of India on the shores of the Arabian sea. The food
stalls around Juhu is very popular.
Marine Drive, Chowpatty Beach
- This beach is said to be the heart
line of the city of Mumbai. The beach is spectacular and is heavily crowded
all the year round. During the festival of Ganesh Chaturthi the beach
occupies a special significance.
Madh Island Beach
- This beach is a popular picnic spot. The most
lavish beach parties of Mumbai are organised here.