It is summer time and mercury is soaring very fast.Are you planning to chill out? Then you should definitely visit these 10 beautiful beaches across India.Beaches are the most attractive summer destinations.A cool breeze coming out of the sea relaxes your soul and calms your mind.
The best part is that these amazing beaches mentioned below offer water sports activities like water skiing, diving, sailing etc.Here is the list of the 10 most beautiful beaches in India.
So pack your bag and get ready!
1.Baga Beach, Goa
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A popular and beautiful beach located in North Goa, visited by thousands of tourists from across the globe.The Beach is mostly popular among western tourists for water sports and also fishing.It is considered as the best beach for para-sailing, water sports like banana ride and dolphin cruises.Lot of shoppes for seafood lovers are available here.The beach is quiet and calm.
The Baga beach is also famous for its creek called Baga Creek(A transit zone between river and sea) which gives it a scenic beauty.
Location – Located at 16 km from state capital of Goa Panjim at west coast of goa,Baga Town in the Northern part of Goa.
2.Palolem Beach, Goa
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Palolem is most beautiful and crescent shaped beach located in south Goa.The beach is spread across 1 mile.The best part of this beach is that, standing at the end of beach you can view the entire beach due to its crescent shape.It is also famous for beach cottage accommodation.
Location – 43 kms from maragao railway station and 67 kms from dabolin airport, Goa.
3.Bangaram Island Beach, Lakshadweep
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Bangaram is an amazing island with coral reefs, blue lagoons, silver beaches and full of natural lush green coconut trees.It is the most peaceful and calm beach in the world.The natural sounds of seabirds, crabs while lying on silver sand beach gives you immense pleasure. Bangaram island is considered as the best beaches in the world for underwater sports.
The variety of water sports facilities attracts you to Bangaram Island.It is specially famous for scuba diving, sunset cruise, deep sea fishing, kayaking, glass bottom boat sailing, snorkeling and many other adventure under water sports.
Location – Airport is located on nearest island Agatti.Flights are available from kerala and bangalore.
4.Nagoa Beach, Diu
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It is located in diu town in union territory of daman and diu.Diu and Daman are two different islands located far from each other by 650 km.The Nagao Beach is located near village Bucharwada.The beach is calm and beautiful.It is naturally shaped like a horse shoe.It is the best beach for swimming.The beach side is full of huka tree.The Beach is best for water sports like para-sailing, jet-skiing and boating.
Location – Flights available to reach to Diu airport.
5.Kovalam Beach, Kerala
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Kovalam is also known as paradise of south.Kovalam is one of the beautiful beach situated in Kerala and the most preferred beach among foreign tourists. Kovalam consists of 3 adjacent beaches named as lighthouse beach, hawah beach and samudra beach.The three beach together form a crescent which is famous across the world.The main attractions are cultural festivals, swimming, ayurvedic massages, sun bath and lots of other activities.
Location – Around 16 km from thiruvananthapuram city.
6.Agonda Beach, Goa
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Agonda beach is adjacent to palolem beach located just 10 km away.The Beach is calm and heaven for the tourists who are looking for less disturbance as the beach is less crowded most of the times.
Sunbathing, swimming are major attractions of this beach.This is the best beach to live in cottage near the sea with family.
Location – Just 90 min drive from dabolin airport, Goa.
7.Marari beach, Kerala
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Marari beach is located in Alappuzha, kerala.The Marari beach is among one of the 5 Hammock beaches in the world rated by National Geographic Survey.Tourists can relax in a hammock(a sling made of fabric or other material suspended between two points) largely shown in seaside TV commercials and magazine ads.Sunbathing and swimming are most favorable here.
Location – 5 km from Mararikulam railway station.
8.Radhanagar Beach, Andaman
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Radhanagar beach is located on Havelock island situated 57 km from port blair the capital of Andaman and Nicobar islands in Bay of Bengal.Havelock island is heaven for honeymooners.RadhaNagar beach is most beautiful and popular beach.It has been rated as best beach in asia by Time Magazine.Elephant rides across the sea shore are common here.
Location – Nearest Airport is port blair.From port blair one can reach to havelock via road or cruise.
9.Varkala Beach, Kerala
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Varkala Beach is also known as Papanasam beach. Papanasam means wash away sins.It a belief here that a dip in the beach will wash away all sins.The verkala beach beach is adjacent to cliffs in the arabian sea.The beach is heaven for swimming and sun bath.Famous Sree Janardhana temple is situated very near to the beach. Shivagiri mutt is also nearby.If you are looking for beach for religious visit and holiday destination together this is the best place.Paragliding is one of the famous sports here.
Location – Near to Varkala shivagiri railway station, thiruvananthapuram, kerala
10.Mandrem Beach, Goa
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Mandrem beach has plenty of beach huts. Portugese fort is near to the beach.The beach is quite and beautiful.This is the best beach for couples as crowd is very less here.
Location- 21 km from Goa state capital panjim,the nearest railways station is pernem.