Beaches are the ultimate place of relaxation. There are countless beaches in India as India has the one of the longest cast line in the world. Beaches are wonderful creation of God where Sun, Sea and Sand come closer to each other to provide us a wonderful experience. Beaches can be any time at any point of age. The natural beauty and landscape of the beaches are unbelievable. Beaches are mainly lying in the eastern and western coast of India. In western coast India has beaches in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, and Tamil Nadu and in Eastern coast India has beaches in Andhra Pradesh, Orissa, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal. Beaches at Daman and Diu and Andaman and Nicober Islands are also very famous.
Five best beaches in India are:
Varkala beach is in Kerala. The beach lies near the coastal town named Varkala. This beach is lying in the north of Trivandrum city in Kerala. It takes an hour’s drive from Trivandrum. Varkala Beach has picturesque view extending towards Arabian Sea especially in the evening. It is one of the best places for taking sun bath and for swimming. It is said that the sea water in Varkala has some healing properties and it is believed that dipping into the Varkala Sea purge away all impurities. It is the only beach in Kerala which has cliffs. It also has various spa providers at the side of these cliffs. The best time to visit Varkala beach is from September to March.
Baga Beach lies in the north of Goa. It is one of the very renowned tourist places. Baga Beach is named after the Baga Creek which empties in the north end of Arabian Sea. Baga beach is filled with sand and is perfect for party atmosphere. Baga Bach is one of the perfect destination points for water sports (especially the banana ride), beach shacks, and dolphin sightseeing trips. It has bars and pubs. The crowd you can see here is mostly of young people. This beach has loud music and the atmosphere is just perfect for crazy party freak guys.
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Radhanagar Beach is in Andaman and Nicobar islands. This beach was awarded as best beach of Asia by Times Magazine in the year 2004. This beach is also known as beach no.7. Radhanagar beach has turquoise blue waters and fine white sand beach. This tranquil beach is situated in Havelock Island.
Puri beach is in Orissa. This beach lies at the shore of Bay of Bengal. This beach is located in city Puri one of the Hindu religious places in India. Puri beach is famous for its festive frenzy. It is always filled with people. Puri is also famous for its famous Jagannath Temple. If ladies look for some antique shopping you can get that in Puri. Various shell made articles are available at very reasonable rate in Puri. You can also get to see various sand art displays.
Palolem Beach is in Goa. This beach is located in the village Palolem which is situated in Canacona in Goa. Palolem Beach is enclosed by thick forest of coconut and palm trees. The southern stretch of this beach is busier compared to the northern stretch which is has serenity. During the low tide it has lovely picturesque view. There is stone sculpture at the top of the island adjoined to this beach known as “money stone” where there it is engrave” Give if you can-take if you have to”.
Except the above mentioned beaches there are lots more to go. Goa is land of beaches. Angoda beach, Calangute Beach, Candolim Beach, Varca Beach has wonderful scenic beauty. Beaches Kerala is also very nice places to visit mainly the Lighthouse Beach, Kovalam Beach and many more. The scenic beauty of beaches in India is really lucrative for tourists.