The most striking thing that Andaman and Nicobar islands have to offer is their picturesque beaches. Tucked inside the various islands, these beaches are a perfect example of a serene, peaceful, and stunning ambiance that has everything to offer. From adrenaline-charged water sports and other adventure activities to mesmerizing views, white sand and pristine blue water, you will surely be left in awe after you visit this place. There are whole different numbers of beaches present in Andaman and Nicobar islands, while some are widely popular and are visited in numbers by the tourists, the others are secluded and private beaches that are not known to a lot of people and are usually an ideal spot for a private holiday for the honeymooners.
Like we said, there are numbers of beaches on this island, but to make it easier for you and to save you from all the hassle, we have handpicked 5 best beaches for you that you surely cannot miss out on exploring.
Radhanagar beach, one of the most popular beaches in Havelock Island and not to mention, in Asia as well, is a must-visit for everyone. Widely popular for its shimmering white sand, pristine sparkly water, and lush greenery, this place is no less than a paradise for all the beach lovers. And for those reasons, it was ranked as India’s best beach and also holds seventh place in the list of best beaches in the world which was given by time magazine. You can spend your day here either taking a stroll in such a relaxed place or to enjoy some water sports like snorkeling or scuba diving in crystal clear water.
Yet another fabulous beach in Havelock Island which is widely popular for water sports and leisure tours, and it is also one of the key attractions in Havelock Island. If you are a sucker for water-based activities, then this is the place for you where you can enjoy all sorts of things, from snorkeling and jet skiing to kayaking and diving, this beach can give you a chance to indulge yourself in underwater fun and also to admire the spell bounding underwater marine life on this beach. Besides water sports, you can also spend your day doing other adventures like bird watching, trekking, etc. Stunning coral reefs, spectacular landscapes, and a tranquil environment make this beach a must to visit.
Corbyn’s Cove beach
Set on the shores of Port Blair and beautifully lined by abundant coconut trees, Corbyn’s Cove beach is the easiest to reach from Port Blair. This beach has almost everything to offer, such as sunbathing for a relaxed day, light snacks to satisfy your taste buds, mild shopping for retail therapy, and picturesque sunset backdrop; there’s no such thing that you can’t do here. The lush greenery and serene view can win you over, making it a perfect spot for picnic and excursions.
If solitude and tranquility are your ideas of spending the Andaman holidays, then Kalapathar beach is the ideal place for you. Covered in thick dense forest, this beach is considered to be one of the most attractive and exotic beaches in the Andaman and Nicobar islands. If you manage to get here early in the morning, then you can get a chance to witness a spectacular view of scintillating sunrise, and we believe there can be no better start to your day than witnessing one of the most mind-blowing views. You can enjoy a quiet session here, either reading a book or just relaxing and sunbathing in a hammock while enjoying the heavenly surroundings.
Wandoor beach is the gateway to many popular places in Andaman and Nicobar islands such as jolly bouy and red island, Mahatma Gandhi National Marine Park- an ideal place to explore the marine life and spot the exquisite corals and marine fauna. This beach is mainly famous for its glass-bottom boating and under professional guidance scuba diving. Besides that, you can also take a stroll on this beach for a relaxing walk while taking in the breathtaking view of the landscape.