Radhanagar beach is Asia’s best and world’s 7th best beach in Havelock Island, Andaman and it is announced best beach by Time magazine in 2004. It is a super slice of paradise and is everything you have dreamed of when you picture about a perfect beach vacation. The turquoise blue sea and white sand make this beach a perfect spot to feel and enjoy the midst of nature’s bounty. It is a perfect choice for honeymooners to spend time with each other in the lap of nature.
This beach is also known as Beach no.7, as it offers beautiful sunrises and sunsets, this is one thing you simply shouldn’t miss as the search for paradise ends here. One can also find a quiet corner as soon as you walk a little distance from the regular tourist crowd and simply watch the waves and take a quick dive. This crescent shaped 2km long beach is known for its soft silver sand with high carrying capacity. It is very common for travelers to spot some elephants on the beach, so make sure open your eyes and camera ready. The best time to enjoy at the beach in its rawest is early morning as the beach tends to get crowded with visitors around late mornings and afternoons usually from 10am to 4pm. This beach makes it a perfect place for those who are looking to spend some time peacefully in the midst of nature.
One can also experience its stupendous sunsets but the forest guards might not let you stay past 6pm, as it growing darker by the minute. One can also enjoy swimming in the waters but no one can swim after 5pm due to its high tides that might prove dangerous to one’s life. Food lovers can also find delicious food from cafes selling all sorts of cuisines ranging from traditional to global and beach beds and shower rooms are also available at the beach which makes it a perfect luxurious spot for vacations. It is better to apply lots of sunscreen lotion to protect yourself from sun’s glare.
One can also go for cruise ride in Andaman for leisure experience. You can also enjoy swimming, sunbathing and basking in the sun.
How to reach Radhanagar beach
One has to take a Makruzz from Port Blair which has an option to choose between royal, deluxe and premium tickets, the fare of which start at 1500 Indian rupees per person, one way and it is fully air conditioned and you can also take a seaplane which has a capacity of ten people and pre bookings are necessary for both. The sea plane also has a window seat for each passenger so that they can enjoy great view of beach. Apart from these, there are two government boat that connect Port Blair and Havelock.
Best time to visit
Best time to visit this beach is October to February as the weather is cool and pleasant. Each season has its own beauty to enjoy on this beach.