Radhanagar beach is one of the most visited attraction in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. People all across the globe visit this beach and gets mesmerized. The white beach at Radhanagar is as soft as Wheat powder. You don't believe it do you? Once you are there you will!. A long stretch of white sand beach approximately 2 Kilometre is a treat to experience. On one side you see a vast open sea and on the other dense jungle forest.
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HOW TO REACH RADHANAGAR BEACH?
This beach is around 10 Kms from Havelock Jetty, the place where you arrive in Havelock Island. You can either hire an auto rickshaw, a cab, a two wheeler or a bicycle to reach this attraction. You can even walk to this destination. Here is the map for reference.
ACTIVITIES IN RADHANAGAR BEACH?
You can only swim in Radhanagar Beach. Sometimes, you may find an elephant with whom you can take a ride. None of the activities are allowed in this locality just to preserve the beauty of this attraction.
HOTEL AND RESORTS NEAR RADHANAGAR BEACH?
A government operated dome houses are present just near the beach. This is the closest you can get to when it comes to staying near this beach. The second closest is Dream Land Resort, not a fancy resort but nice enough for a night or two. Well, where else in the world could you get a chance to stay by the best beach in India. Then begins all the luxury ones such as Barefoot and TSG Grand.
Here is a where you can find all kinds of local hotels and resorts in Havelock Island
UNSAID HOTELS AND RESORTS IN HAVELOCK ISLAND.
Such local ones are not found at many popular websites.
Half Dome Hotel Near Radhanagar Beach
Hotel near the beach
THINGS TO KNOW WHILE VISITING RADHANAGAR BEACH?
You are not allowed to swim in the beach after 5:00 PM or just at sunset. Usually, sunsets pretty early in the island. The security personnels will ask you to leave the beach.
Throwing of any garbage or dump is not allowed.
Nudity is not allowed on this beach.
Life guards keep watch of every person who is in water. Any hint that a swimmer is going towards deep water or if he is not comfortable underwater then the swimmer will we warned and can be called back.
Shower rooms are available for both men and women.
Food is available on purchase. These are local shops offering Bengali dishes.
Carry an umbrella or wear good sunscreen lotion.
RADHANAGAR BEACH PICTURES
RADHANAGAR BEACH FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS?
Sunset is the best time to take pictures here. Sometimes though the sun sets towards extreme right, behind the huge trees and is not easily captured.
Take an underwater camera. Its a must when visiting Andaman Islands.
DAY TRIP SUGGESTIONS?
1. Elephant Beach Snorkelling Trip and Later Radhanagar Beach Sunset
2. Scuba Diving and Later Radhanagar Beach Sunset
3. Radhanagar Beach and Later Kalapathar Beach or vice versa