It is one of the best beaches located at Havelock Island (SwarajDweep) in Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Known for its pristine white sand, turquoise water, and palm trees around; it is one of the most visited beaches here. Awarded with Travellers’ Choice 2020 Best of the Best by TripAdvisor, Radhanagar Beach ranked number 1 amongst top 25 Beaches of Asia.
Things to do at Radhanagar Beach
- Swimming – One can enjoy swimming in the crystal-clear blue waters here. The facility of shower rooms and beach bed is available here for the convenience of tourists. Though, remember, it is not permitted to swim here after 5 PM.
- Photography –Radhanagar Beach can definitely add to the background for those in love for photography. With white sand, clear blue water, and greenery around; it won’t be wrong to call it a nature lover’s paradise. Most important, while here do not miss to witness the sunset. In fact, you all photographers should definitely capture it in your lenses & add to your memories.
- Neil’s Cove – It can be easily accessed from the Radhanagar Beach on foot. This salt water lagoon is really a beautiful place to capture the nature’s beauty or let it work as a background for you… One can stroll around and appreciate the surroundings. Salt-water crocodiles frequently visit the place, so no one is allowed to step into the water.
- Relax & Rejuvenate – This beautiful beach is said to be a great place to witness a mesmerizing sunset and enjoy leisure walk on its silver sand while appreciating the surrounding nature. To witness the more rustic side, it is advised that one should try and visit here during early morning. At this point, one can relax & rejuvenate by indulging in meditation or yoga.
If you are wondering where to stay while visiting Radhanagar Beach, then don’t worry at all. There numerous options available near beach ranging from budget-friendly to luxurious. TSG Blue Resort, Dreamland Resort, Barefoot at Havelock, and Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Andamans are some of these.
How to Reach
Radhanagar Beach is nearly 10 kilometres away from Havelock Jetty (the arriving point of Havelock Island). From here there are various means to reach the beach. One can either take a bus, hire a rickshaw, or a cab. Apart from this, one can rent a scooter or bicycle to reach the beach.
Best Time to Visit
Anytime of the year is good to visit Radhanagar Beach. Most travellers prefer visiting this beautiful beach in between December-February. This is because during these months temperature generally ranges between 19°C to 26°C. One should avoid visiting here in the months of June & July (Rainy Season).