Off The Beaten Path Virgin Beaches of India
Summers are right around the corner, many of us have already started planning a summer travel. But one thing that bothers the most is the over crowded tourist destinations. The real look and feel of the place is actually ruined by the people and visitors. If you are looking for a quiet, peaceful, secluded, out of the way, off the beaten path beaches, you should quickly go through the following list of “Best Virgin Beaches of India”
Agatti Island, Lakshadweep
Lakshadweep is a cluster of 36 coral islands located 440 kms away from the coast of Kerala. These islands are located 250 miles off the south coast of India. Lakshadweep is also the ultimate diving destination in India and divers all over the world consider it a paradise. 10 out of 36 islands are inhabited and only two islands are open for visitors. Agatti is one beach which is beautiful in all senses. the sun kissed white sand, aqua marine blue lagoon, crystal clear water, tall and gigantic trees, calm environment are just few things to mention.
Marari Beach, Kerala
The word Marari is originated from Mararikulam. Mararikulam is a small local fisherman’s village. This village is underdeveloped and you can still feel the old city charm. The laid back life is similar to what it was 100 years ago. It is a places where you can experience century old Kerala hospitality and traditions. A short stay at Marari beach will make you feel as if you are transported back in time, where life is still, calm and hassle free. All you see is marvelous backwaters, picturesque scenery, swaying palms and miles of virgin territory.
Benaulim Beach, Goa
The main attractions or the highlights for any person traveling to Goa are its beautiful and exotic beaches. Goa, is the smallest state in India with the relatively longest coastline that measures about 100 kms. Goa is by far the capital beach destination in India. Most of the beaches of Goa are crowded, busy and noisy, however the calm, quite and secret beaches too exist here, it’s just not many people are aware of it. Benaulim beach is one of them. Benaulim is a quiet, secluded and pleasant beach located at the end of Colva beach. The Benaulim beach is still undiscovered by the domestic tourists who further add to its charm. It is basically a fishing beach and it might get a little busy in the evening and on weekends.
St. Mary’s Islands, Karnataka
St Mary’s island is about 30 minutes out into the sea from Malpe Beach in Udupi, Karnataka. The main attraction of the island are the crystallized basalt rocks. It is among the unique rock formation found in very few places in the world. And, the sea between the island and the long curve of the beach at Malpe is placid and gentle.
Radhanagar Beach, Havelock
The Andaman and Nicobar Islands located about 900 kms away from the mainland India in the bay of Bengal are the picturesque and most beautiful places to visit in India. This group of Islands is home to various marine species and coral. Radha Nagar beach is the beach no. 7 in Andaman and Nicobar. The beach is among the undiscovered and secret beaches of India which are untouched by modernism, commercialism and mass tourism.