19 Beaches In Andaman-Nicobar Islands To Experience Island Life To The Fullest


Andaman and Nicobar Islands, a cluster of over 500 islands is one of the Union Territories of India. These 500 islands are lined with palm trees and surrounded by white sand beaches. Moreover, this place is famous for mangroves and tropical rainforests.

You can witness some of the most beautiful coral reefs and some rare aquatic life here like sharks, dolphins, and many other sea creatures, making this island a popular attraction for tourists around the world.

You can also have adventurous sports like deep sea diving, snorkeling, parasailing, jet skiing, etc. The best time to visit these islands is between October to May this place has high tidal currents and heavy rainfall during monsoon.

One will have a great time seeing the pristine blue waters and smooth white sands. In this article, we have listed the best beaches in Andaman that you should visit when you go to Andaman.

The beaches of the capital city, Port Blair

1. Corbyn’s Cove
Corbyn’s Cove

Corbyn’s Cove lined with coconut plantations is a beach that is not too crowded by tourists yet. You can enjoy water sports like Seakarting which is gaining interest among tourists as one of the most happening water activities.

2. Wandoor Beach
Wandoor Beach

Wandoor Beach is a coral beach that is a famous tourist attraction for its underwater fauna and corals. It is the perfect beach to have the best nature walks and witness the perfect sunset.

3. Radhanagar beach
Radhanagar beach

Radhanagar beach is one of the most famous and best beaches in Andaman that won the title ‘Asia’s best beach by Time magazine in 2004. The turquoise-colored waters, the white sand, and the green vegetation are unique on this beach.

4. Elephant beach
Elephant beach

You can also visit Elephant beachis famous for its exotic marine fauna and exquisite coral reefs.

5. Kalapathar beach
Kalapathar beach

Kalapathar beach is another Andaman beach famous for snorkeling and game fishing to experience aquatic life.

6. Sitapur Beach
Sitapur Beach

Sitapur Beach has white rock beaches and transparent blue waters situated on the tip of Neil Island. It has natural beauty spend a quiet vacation close to nature.

7. Laxmanpur Beach
Laxmanpur Beach

Laxmanpur Beach is ideal for newlyweds for their honeymoon where they can have some romantic time alone on the less populated beautiful beach.

8. Bharatpur Beach
Bharatpur Beach

Bharatpur Beach is a famous beach for tourists as they flock there to enjoy the serene beaches and go snorkeling to see the wildlife.

9. Lalaji Bay Beach
Lalaji Bay Beach

Lalaji Bay Beachis a good destination that one can reach here by passing through mangrove forests. One can witness dolphins and beautiful sunsets here.

10. Raman Bageecha Beach
Raman Bageecha Beach

Raman Bageecha Beachis located near the Rangat jetty and attracts many solo travelers every year. Its greenery and pristine blue water are ideal for a romantic getaway if you are planning to visit with your better half.

11. Aam Kunj Beach
Aam Kunj Beach

Aam Kunj Beachis one of the beaches that is eco-friendly and popular because of its cool beach shacks. It is frequently visited by both locals and tourists. Unlike the other beaches, Aam Kunj beach has grey sands instead of white and white water instead of blue. The boulders and rocks in the water are unsuitable for deep-water diving and snorkeling. But one can enjoy watching turtles hang out on the beach.

12. Merk Bay Beach
Merk Bay Beach

Merk Bay Beachoffers stunning views of the island along the way and the calmness will help you relax here.

13. Baludera Beach
Baludera Beach

Baludera Beach is famous for elephant rides on the beach that you will remember for a lifetime. You can also spend time in the sun with a picnic basket and chill with your family.

14. Karmatang Beach
Karmatang Beach

Karmatang Beach is gorgeous with unusual blooming flowers and hundreds of turtles that come to this beach to lay eggs or the ones that are newborns running toward the ocean. This beach is also known as the turtle nation.

15. Avis Island Beach
Avis Island Beach

Avis Island Beachis known for its stunning sunset views and coral reefs. One can have their best time strolling along the shore by seeing the fish swimming in the crystal-clear water.

16. Pathi Level Beach
Pathi Level Beach

Pathi Level Beachis known for its caves like Chalis Ek Caves and Alfred Caves which are isolated from the crowd and is perfect if you want to unwind and relax for a few hours.

17. Kalipur Beach
Kalipur Beach

Kalipur Beach is one the famous beaches that attract trekkers who like to hike to Saddle Peak. You can also experience pristine blue waters, clear sand, and turtles.

18. Butler Bay Beach
Butler Bay Beach

Butler Bay Beach waters are best for surfers as it sees some of the biggest waves on the island. It attracts many tourists every year with its serene environment and the gushing sound of the beach waters.

19. Sandbar Beach
Sandbar Beach

The Sandbar Beach between Ross & Smith Island is a beach that is a strip of shore between the islands which goes underwater during high tidal waves. The two islands separate when the current is high and the sand strip reappears when the current is low. With this specialty, this beach is considered one of the best beaches to visit.

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