Beaches beyond Goa
There are these hidden gems that are still untouched by debilitating effects of civilization and should be on your priority list before they become too mainstream. BTS brings you the list of these amazing beaches from all corners of India that will fulfill your dosage of Vitamin Sea.
- Kashid Beach, Maharashtra
This white beach with azure water can be anything! Be it your desi-dream wedding destination or a point to chill around with your friends. The serenity of this place cannot be put into words but felt when you are actually there. Added advantage is hot air balloon which can give you the perfect view of the beach for the sky. Start bag packing right now to sulk in this inexplicable feeling
2. Varkala beach, Kerala
This beach on the coastline of Arabian sea can become your medium of soul-searching. There are a whole lot of temples on the coast, and the beach is also known as ‘Paapnasham beach’ which translates to ‘sin-washing beach’. The yoga and ayurvedic treatment from the leading centres near the beach can make your trip a rejuvenating package.
3. Paradise beach, Karnataka
This serene beach is still cut-off from the civilization and can be reached only by motor boat or hitch-hiking. Interestingly it was also known as the Hippie beach. The beach can be your escape from the monotony of the modern life and you can awake the hippie inside you. It is also known as full moon beach because of its shape.
4. Radhanagar beach, Andaman island
This beach is counted among most beautiful beaches in Asia and should be on top of the list if one wishes to bask in the sun and swim around in blue water. The ocean is crystal clear and the beach cleanest. The trees are found in abundance so you can simply sit in the shade and relax. This beach is the perfect destination to chill around in laps of nature and forget all the worries in life.
5. Nargol beach, Gujarat
This isolated beach can be your perfect run-away from the hustle bustle. Striking feature of this beach is its black sand which is different from gold-coloured sand found on Indian beaches. This place also has a fire temple (Parsi worship place) so this can be a perfect beach for also those who are keen about gothic or heritage places.
6. Yarada beach, Andhra Pradesh
Out of the all the beaches in Vizag, this is the solitary one which of course equates to solace. The hillocks around can be relaxing to eyes accompanied by the turquoise water. One more relaxing factor of this beach is that it is still less commercialized which means no vendors annoying you perpetually with coconut water or eatables!
7. Mandarmani beach, West Bengal
Located on the tip of “Bay of Bengal” is the perfect destination if you are seeking tranquillity from the modern world. The casuarina trees or “jhau” trees as they call them in Bengali are found in abundance on this beach making it breath-taking. There are also little shops on the shores selling handcrafted jewellery made up of shells making this place so boho.
8. Bangaram, Lakshadweep
The astonishing features of this beach are its blue lagoons and coral reefs. This virgin island can make you witness best sunrise and sunset of your life. Coconut palms on this beach can make you heart go all-poetic. Visiting it with your partner can make your experience even more heavenly.