Water can be an easy synonym to words like serenity, calm and peace and can be a best thing to beat the summer blues. And what better than to spend the upcoming summer vacation at one of the most beautiful beaches in the country.
Hence we bring you some of the most amazing blue water beaches of the country to plan your vacation at and no, none of them is in Goa.
RADHANAGAR BEACH, ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR
Radhanagar Beach in Havelock Island in Andaman and Nicobar has been awarded “Asia’s Best Beach” by Times Magazine. The beach is one of the most popular beaches in the country and is known for its pristine surroundings. It has white sand and clear turquoise blue water and truly complements the serenity of water. No water sports are allowed in this beach in order to preserve it better.
PURI BEACH, ORISSA
This beach in Orissa is a regular for pilgrims to pay homage to Lord Jagannath. Amazing, isn’t it! It is full of white sand and is part of Bay of Bengal. It has a fishing village along the coast which is the source of rich sea food menu starting from prawns to all kinds of fishes. It is one of the most favourite among the beach lovers.
YARADA BEACH, ANDHRA PRADESH
This beach exotic beach shares its shoreline with Bay of Bengal and is famous for its untouched serenity. For the purpose to maintain the beach and to keep it unspoiled, no water sports and beach parties are allowed on this beach. Yarada Beach in Visakhapatnam has an uninterrupted coastline to Dolphin’s Nose Lighthouse on the top on Black Mores Hills. This beach is a perfect option if you’re looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of city and need some calm.
DHANISHKODI BEACH, TAMIL NADU
Bordered by Bay of Bengal from one side and Indian Ocean from the other, Dhanishkodi Beach is situation 20km away from Rameshwaram. The beach is the closest point to Sri Lanka and is mostly covered with water and sand. Dhanushkodi was devastated by a cyclone in 1964, washing away the entire village, but, the tourists still visit this place to see the remains of the town and enjoy the indescribable beauty of its beaches.
GANPATIPHULE BEACH, MAHARASHTRA
This beach in Maharashtra runs across the Konkan coast and is the best place to experience the peace and tranquility. Part of the list of unspoiled beaches, this is also a favorite among the pilgrims due to the temple of Swayambhu Ganesh on the beach. Deities make sure to pay respect at the temple for good luck at this beach which is fill of amazingly beautiful flora.
MUZHAPPILANGAD DRIVE-IN BEACH, KERALA
This is one of its kind beach. Only drive-in beach in entire Asia, it is surrounded by black rocks. The beach is best visited in April due to the amazing attraction of the festival organized specially for car and bike stunt enthusiasts. The black rocks make it safe to perform the stunts. The beach is beautifully picturesque and an epitome of tranquility.
So now you know where to head to this summer to beat the heat and to detoxify the mind. Grab that planner and get on to the trip of your lifetime.