When it comes to beach holidays in India, there's no better
choice to opt for than the tropical islands of Andaman & Nicobar and
the Lakshdweep group of Islands. While most of the fame as far as beaches
in India are concerned has been take by the beaches of Goa, still there
are numerous other beach sites in India, that may become a second option
in a beach tour travel itinerary, but can never take a backseat.
Apart from Goa, some of the major beach holiday destinations in India include the Orissa with its mesmerizing and delightful natural coastal beauty; Kerala the enticing tropical paradise; Andhra Pradesh the unspoiled east coast destination; Tamil Nadu a beautiful hideout of nature and culture; Gujarat presenting a contrast of desert and coast; and Karnataka & Maharashtra with their most picturesque tropical sea shores.
Andaman & Nicobar is the most unique island state of India and its because of this geographic location the beaches and coastal areas of these islands are still untouched and unspoilt, making it an ideal beach holiday destination. Even if there aren't many beach resorts present on these tropical islands, still the climate and isolation has given these islands a prominence among the best tropical beach islands and a paradise of exquisite marine life.
Lakshadweep Islands is known as the ultimate exotic diving location that lies two hundred and fifty miles off the southwest coast of India in the Arabian Sea. This island destination comprise of the 36 islands that are scattered like emerald green jewels in a sea. Popularly known as the Lakshadweep Island Group, these islands are also called "the Laccadives" and are located 400-kms away from the state of Kerala on the Indian mainland.