On the southeastern coast of India is flourishing, one of the most beautiful states in terms of historical significance and nature's presence. Yes, Andhra Pradesh certainly owns several picturesque locations; however, it is still not popular amongst tourists for its natural presence.
So, why not start exploring its mesmerising beauty of hills, beaches and forests? Well, let's commence this journey with the beautiful beaches in Andhra Pradesh, ranging from a museum beach to a promenade beach.
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The beauty of Rushikonda Beach can never be ignored. If you have been to Andhra Pradesh and never got the chance to witness the exotic beauty of Rushikonda Beach, then this is the part where you need to consider a trip to Andhra Pradesh again.
Being one of the most popular beaches in Andhra Pradesh, surrounded by lush greenery of small hills, Rushikonda Beach remains crowded with nature lovers and photographers throughout the year.
However, if you desire to take a stroll in its peaceful environment, then you must plan a trip to this natural marvel this season. It is located in Visakhapatnam and definitely deserves to top your bucket list on account of its surreal location and magical presence.
Being located at the origin of Gosthani river in the Visakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh, Bheemili Beach has also been a trading post for East India Company and Dutch East India Company in the past. Hence, you can also find several ancient buildings reflecting the settlement of the British and the Dutch.
Bheemili Beach is an ideal place to relax as it is one of the less-crowded beaches in Andhra Pradesh; hence, you can spend certain moments detoxing yourself. Being a family beach, you can also find several restaurants in its vicinity.
Ramakrishna Mission Beach
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Ever been to a museum beach? If not, then Ramakrishna Mission Beach should be your next destination this season. Located in Visakhapatnam, this unusual beach is popular amongst tourists for the presence of a submarine and aircraft museum, which are located on the beach road near the shore.
Affectionately known as RK, this museum beach attracts thousands of tourists towards it on a regular basis and is one of the most popular beaches in Visakhapatnam. The coastline of RK Beach is also dotted with several restaurants and temples and hence, is an ideal place to spend some time amidst the soothing waves of Bay of Bengal.
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Yarada Beach is located at a distance of 15 km from Visakhapatnam near Dolphin's Nose. The presence of deposits from the Pigeon Hill make this beautiful beach look attractive. You can find several people jogging and walking on the white sands of Yarada Beach in the evenings and mornings. Apart from providing its visitors with a calm environment, this pristine beach also offers its tourists the magnificent views of the surroundings due to the presence of hills.
Located at an approximate distance of 5 km from Kakinada in East Godavari district, Uppada Beach is a perfect place to spend time with your family amidst its vibrant atmosphere. You can also indulge yourself in the shore activities like volleyball and football.
Due to its increment in the popularity amongst local tourists, Uppada Beach has become an evening destination for families and children over a period of time; they come here to take a break from the noise of city life and enjoy the melodious atmosphere of the beach. Apart from gazing at its natural beauty, you can also try your hand at fishing in its dazzling waters.
Manginapudi Beach is one of the least-explored and underrated beaches in Andhra Pradesh and is located on the coast of Bay of Bengal. The spectacular views at the time of dawn and dusk at this beautiful beach are something, which should definitely not be missed.
Under the maintenance of the state board of tourism, Manginapudi Beach is a must-visit destination due to its relaxing aura and uncrowded environment. It is located at a distance of around 11 km from the city of Machilipatnam.