Andaman & Nicobar is the most unique Island state of India and its because of this geographic location the beaches and coastal areas of these islands are still untouched and unspoilt, making it an ideal beach holiday destination. Even if there aren't many beach resorts present on these tropical islands, still the climate and isolation has given these islands a prominence among the best tropical beach islands and a paradise of exquisite marine life.
In Andaman there are numerous Beaches which you can see, each more beautiful than the other. Out of those , here we list out the top Beaches to see in case you are on a short trip to Andaman. Even if you are on a long visit, these are the ones which you must not miss out. Read more about them...
Karmatang beach is located 240 km away from Port Blair and is very much known for its turtle population. The place is being developed as a tourist destination offering activities such as swimming, boating and snorkeling to the visitors. Many zoologists who love to specialize in marine life pay regular visits to this place. Also a steamer ride through the mangrove brooks from May abunder should not be missed. The beach promises loads of privacy for the tourists.
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2 Corbyn cove and Chidiya tapu
Corbyn Cove is a beach which is situated 10 Km from South East of Port Blair and is the nearest to the capital. The coconut palms and coral reefs add to the beauty of this gorgeous beach. It is a holiday destination marked by all that it takes for nature lovers to pay a visit. The most ideal period to go to this place should be between October and May.
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3Radha Nagar Beach
As a beach which offers a wide range of flora and fauna, the beach at Radha Nagar – located at a distance of 7 km from Dolphin Yatri Nivas, it is rated as the one of the best in Asia. It is also revered as one of the top ten beaches in the world. Activities like kayaking, snorkeling and scuba diving are very prevalent here. Even elephant drives and sunset views can also be enjoyed at this beach.
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On Elephant beach in Havelock Island, people can watch training of elephants and elephants swimming in sea. People can also explore other adventures activities like scuba diving, snorkeling and sight seeing. Elephant Beach is one of those unique beaches on Havelock Island which is untouched by tourism, and you can go snorkeling and see everything from eels to sea horses .
5Long Island Beach
Long Island is 82 kms. from Port Blair. Long Island offers an excellent sandy beach at Lalaji Bay with unpolluted environment and evergreen forests. The sea around the island is frequented by dolphin convoys. Lalaji bay Beach is 6 kms. away from the boat jetty at Long Island. Long Island is approximately 10km from North to South, 5km from East to West, much of it forested.
A sandy beach of Andaman situated at Diglipur Island. It is connected by two daily boat services from Mayabunder and from Port Blair twice a week.36 Kms. from Port Blair This beautiful island with lush green forest and sandy beaches is the vegetable bowl of Andamans. Connected by boat from Port Blair four days a week, it provides an ideal holiday for eco-friendly tourists. One can feel the sincerity and serenity of village life here. Beautiful beaches at Laxmanpur, Bharatpur, Sitapur and the bridge formation on the sea-shore called as Howra bridge are the attractions.
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7Harminder Bay Beach
These beautiful beaches are situated at Hut Bay Island at a distance of 100-km from the city of Port Blair and are connected by Inter Islands shipping services.
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More great destinations can be found in the Explore Beaches in India page.