Andaman in simple words is a paradise on earth. One of the most popular holiday destinations in India, the islands are perfect to enjoy wonderful each holidays. Snuggled in the middle of the Bay of Bengal Andaman is set far from the hustle-bustle of cities. Andaman tour packages helps you with memories of a lifetime. Blue skies, blue waters as far as the eye can see, lush jungles, swaying palm trees, colourful marine world, range of water sports, and lastly some of the best beaches not just in India but also the world.
For a beach getaway in India, Andaman is without doubt wonderful. Whether you travel with family, or your partner or with a group of friends, beaches in Andaman offer the best time of your lives. There are beaches bustling with water sports activities as well as beaches that are prefect for candlelit dinners and romantic walks on soft sands. The beautiful islands archipelago has so many beautiful beaches that it is not possible to explore all, therefore here is a short list of the best beaches in Andaman.
Radhanagar Beach, Havelock Island
Havelock Island’s Beach No 7 popularly known as the Radhanagar Beach is one of the best beaches in Andaman. It has been ranked as the best beach of India and the 7th best beach in the world by the Time Magazine. White sparkling sands lead to cerulean waters while lush palms sway in the winds and the lush vegetation inland are bustling with the calls of the wild. The view of sunsets and sunrise is beyond breath-taking. Stay at the Havelock Island for the best experience of the beach.
Popular for: Sunbathing, swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, game fishing, etc. are popular water sports to try at the beach. Stroll on the soft sand in moonlight or dine with your loved one is also a must.
Kalapathar Beach, Havelock Island
On your Andaman holiday, if you seek some peace of mind, then Kalapathar Beach is the place to be. One of the most beautiful beaches in Andaman, Kalapathar is blessed with silvery sand and aqua green waters. Hidden by a green cove of coconut trees and mango trees, it is a secret getaway. Mostly preferred by tourists who have booked Andaman honeymoon packages, this beach is sure to great you with some of the most cherished experiences in the islands.
Popular for: Sunbathe lying on the soft sands, relax in hammocks, reading a book, or simply enjoying the heavenly surroundings. Water sports are not available on the beach but swim in the waters or a playful water fight is to be enjoyed.
Elephant Beach, Havelock Island
One of the famous Andaman and Nicobar beaches, Elephant Beach in Andaman is located on the Havelock Island. Breath-taking beyond words, the best bit about the beach is, it can be accessed only by a boat ride or a 30-minutes’ jungle trek. Secluded from rest of the beaches on the island, here you will be spellbound by the serene setting of silvery sands, cerulean waters and blue skies.
Popular for: Swimming, snorkelling and scuba diving are popular things to do as the beach is blessed with crystal clear water home to colourful corals and bustling marine world. Sunbathing and walks soothe your hearts.
Corbyn’s Cove, Port Blair
Listed among the most beautiful of Andaman’s beaches, Corbyn’s Cove in Port Blair is a must visit place. Secluded from the city centre, a prominent sightseeing spot, the beach is blessed with pleasant blue sea water, lush green coconut palms, and other leisure activities. The scenic setting of the beach puts a spell on you and you lose your heart to the serene bliss.
Popular for: Sunbathe on the soft sands, go for a refreshing swim in the pleasant waters, and watch the waves are some relaxing activities. Among the thrilling sports go for snorkelling, scuba diving, boating and even surfing when the wind is right.
Wandoor Beach, Port Blair
Wandoor Beach is named among the most charming and popular Andaman beaches. Gateway to the Mahatma Gandhi National Marine Park known for exquisite corals and colourful marine world it is one of the best beaches to visit on a holiday in Andaman. Relax while savouring the out of the world view of sunrise & sunset, stroll on the soft sands or try out the popular water sports.
Popular for: Glass-bottom boating, scuba diving under professional guidance, swimming, etc.
Ross Island Beaches
Popular for: Swimming, snorkelling and stroll from one island to another.
Ross and Smith islands are some of the most beautiful places in Andaman. A narrow sandy strip bridges the twin islands of Ross & Smith and this beach is one of the most beautiful sights to come across in a lifetime. White sands leading to the cerulean waters on one side while unspoiled forests on either make it appealing. This is without doubt one of the best beaches to visit in Andaman. Choose Andaman holiday packages that include a visit to the Ross and Smith Islands.