Vijay Nagar Beach is situated on the eastern coast of Havelock Island (Swaraj Dweep). It will not be wrong to call Vijay Nagar beach as a hidden treasure of Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Yes, you heard it right! Emerald blue water, clean & long coastline, beach lined with coconut trees providing ample shade to simply lie down and appreciate the picture-perfect scenery.
Things to Do at Vijay Nagar
Sunrise – Situated on the east coast of the island, Vijay Nagar Beach is really a great place to witness the beautiful sunrise. Not to mention, one should not miss the opportunity to capture this in camera. Make sure you reach the beach before sunrise to see the beauty of the dawn.
Relax & Rejuvenate – The Vijay Nagar Beach has a long coastline which is lined by coconut trees. Simply sit in their shade, read a book undisturbed, gaze at the clear blue water & surroundings, meditate, do yoga, walk, or run… whatever is an ideal rejuvenating & recreational activity for you. Here picnic with either friends & family is also a great activity to indulge in.
Photography – The views at the beach are just picture perfect. One can definitely click some postcards like photos here. Also, the natural beauty here can sure turn out to be an ideal background for your romantic clicks.
Accommodation – Are you planning to stay at Vijay Nagar Beach during your visit to Havelock? Well, then there are several hotels & resorts situated around the beach for every traveller. Some of these are Ocean Tree Beach Resort & Spa, Munjoh Ocean Resort, Island & Blue Beach Resort, Silver Sand Havelock and more. So, you can book one depending upon your budget.
How to Reach – Vijay Nagar Beach is nearly 9 kilometres away from Havelock Jetty-the arriving point at Havelock. To commute to and from here one can use AC buses or rickshaw. For those who are keen to explore the area on their own then renting a motorcycle or bicycle would be a great option.
Best Time to Visit – Vijay Nagar Beach is a year-round destination. Every season has its own charm here. Yet, it is undisputed that most of the travellers visit here during Winters (November to February). This is also the peak tourist season of the area. During Summers the temperature generally does not rises beyond 32°C. Though, it might get humid at this time of the year, yet the cool breeze helps you stay cool and calm & enjoy the surroundings.