India's Beaches

Visit the best beaches in India.

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Sundown in Baga

The beach at Baga is peaceful during the day, but when the sun goes down there's a busy nightlife scene in the surrounding area.

Candolim Beach

Goa maintains its laid-back charm with afternoon siestas and inviting beaches like this one in Candolim.

Dona Paula Beach

Dona Paula in Goa has gorgeous beaches fringed by rows of delicate casuarina and palm trees.

Kovalam Beach

There's plenty of charm to be found along Kovalam's 3 crescent-shaped beaches: Lighthouse Beach, Hawah and Samudra.

Varkala Beach

Varkala in Kerala is an important cultural spot with mineral-rich springs and Ayurvedic spas along the beach.

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