Scrapbook: Best Beaches in Maharashtra

Top 7 Must-Visit Beautiful Beaches in India

Are you a beach lover? If relaxing around the sea shore and basking in the soft golden rays of sun is your idea of a perfect relaxing holidays, then don't wait anymore. Pack your bags and head to some of the picturesque beaches India is famous for.

1. Agonda Beach, Goa

Goa is famous for the long beautiful beaches stretches, pubs, casinos, late night parties, delectable cuisines, proximity to top restaurants and hotels, and overwhelming range of water sports activities. Goa has all that one needs to satisfy beach aficionados. Agonda Beach is one of the most famous of these beaches and highly revered tourist attractions in Goa. It enjoys an isolated sealine stretch situated on Goan outskirts that lets you to unwind and relax. Beachside accommodations are the plus point for travellers.

Major Attractions -

  • Posh Hotels
  • Souvenir Stalls
  • Restaurants

Best time to go: November – April

2. Puri Beach, Orissa

This is a major attraction in the state of Goa. It continues to be a pious venue for pilgrims visiting to pay homage to Lord Jagannath. Puri Beach is picturesquely fringed by tall swaying palm and sparkling white sands. It mesmerises the visitors by rolling in from the Bay of Bengal. No wonder it is the perfect spot beach lovers across the globe. The sunrise and sunset at this beach is very famous. Once here, you can enjoy delectable coastal cuisines such as exotic fishes, prawn, pamphlets, etc.

Major Attractions -

  • Sun Temple
  • Fishing village

Best time to visit: All through the year

3. Elephanta Beach, Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Elephanta-Beach is extremely famous for activities including sun basking, snorkeling, sea bathing, beach walking, and a lot more. Embracing nature's unprecedented beauty, tourists are attracted to the multihued coral reefs and picturesque vegetation around. It is reckoned among locals and tourists as a picnic spot.

Best time to visit: October- May

4. Ganpatipule Beach, Maharashtra

Exquisitely spread across Konkan Coast, the beautiful virgin beach of Ganpatipule beach promises spectacular sights of the state of Maharashtra. Its beauty allures many tourists from across India and abroad. Right from ardent beach lovers to those looking for peace and relaxation, and pilgrims, the beach attracts all.

Major Attractions -

  • Swayambhu (self-originated) Ganesh Temple

Best time to visit: October - February

5. Vagator Beach, Goa

Flanked by vivacious bars and shacks, the beautiful golden hued sandy beach mesmerises its visitors. Lined with red cliffs, the Goan seashore looks stunning. Additionally, the tall swaying palm trees combined with secluded coves and a huge variety of party spots makes Vagator a must visit site for all.

Major Attractions -

  • Pubs and bars
  • Elite hotels
  • Beautiful resorts

Best time to visit: October - May

6. Marari Beach, Kerala

This beach is conveniently situated in the beautiful state of Kerala. Marari Beach makes for an ideal destination for all those looking forward to explore the backwaters Kerala is famous for along with the tranquility of beach. Situated at a very short distance from Alleppey, this picturesque beach promises a serene and scenic ambience for visitors to unwind and rejuvenate inside out. Beautifully bordered by lush vegetation, the beach offers many fabulous getaway options for travellers.

Major Attractions -

  • Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
  • Kerala backwater canals

Best time to visit: September - March

7. Ramakrishna Beach, Andhra Pradesh

This is one of the most popular spot of Visakhapatnam. Widely referred to as RK Beach, the Ramakrishna Beach is celebrated widely for its uninterrupted sealines, proximity to places serving delectable sea food, and beautiful golden hued sands. All of these features make the beach a wonderful place to be. Tourists from all over the world visit this site to enjoy the beauty of beach and participate in various activities such as water sports, sea bathing, beach walking, and sun basking.

Major Attractions -

  • Aquarium
  • Visakha Museum
  • Kali Temple
  • Submarine Museum
  • Water Memorial

Best time to visit: November - April

The long list above allows you to enjoy the aura and beauty of top beach destinations across India. Indian beaches are appreciated by all across the globe. The above mentioned beaches are a must visit for all beach lovers.