by Cristina  

While Goa is known as the paradise of beach lovers, the beaches of Kerala also offer blue waters and water sports for the travelers. You can find romantic beaches in India, but there are also family beaches , exotic beaches, entertainment beaches and beaches where you can practice water sports.

Some of the best beaches in India are:

Palolem Beach

It is the most scenic beach in Goa. Surrounded by coconut trees, the beach becomes more popular each year. It is also one of the romantic beaches in Goa.

Marago and Canacona are the closest railway stations to the beach. The closest airport in Dabolim ( 1 ½ h by car).

Anjuna Beach

It is one of the most popular beaches in Goa, known for its party atmosphere. But it’s also a lovely place for those looking for a romantic escape: taking a walk under the silver moon light is an experience you’ll never forget. Plus, it’s also one of the exotic beaches in Goa.

Varkala beach

It is one of the most beautiful beaches in India. Located in Kerala, it actually offers a relaxed and peaceful alternative to the entertainment beaches in the same area. The views extend over the Arabian Sea and the beach is nested at the bottom of a cliff.

The beach is located 10 minute drive away from Varkala town and train station. Two airports , Trivandrum and Kochi, are also located within 4 hours drive.

Marari Beach

This beach in Kerala is the best option is you are looking for an undeveloped, quiet beach.

The nearest train station is Alleppey and the closest airport is Cochin.

Om Beach in Gokarna

Gokarna offers four lovely and remote beaches, which are accessible by car (Om Beach), by a long hike or by a boat ride (Paradise Beach). Om Beach is the most happening of them and easiest to reach.

The closest airport to Gokarna is Dabolim in Goa. You can also take the train to Konkan railway stop and then travel by car for the reminder of the trip.

Baga Beach

This busy and popular beach in Goa is a good choice if you are after water sports. Or fine dining. Or like a crowded beach. Or maybe you like nightlife. You can find all of them here.

The closest railway station is Thivim, while Dabolim Airport is just 50 km away.

Kovalam Beach

Located in Kerala, this is one of the family beaches in India. You can practice water sports and of course, you can swim here.

Photo credits: Palolem Beach , Anjuna Beach , Varkala beach , Marari Beach , Om Beach , Baga Beach , Kovalam Beach

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