The Rishikonda Beach is considered to be the most beautiful beach in Vizag. Its large stretch of golden sand and tidal waves make it a favourite among tourist. The beach offers various kinds of water sports such as water skiing and wind surfing. The beach is also safe for swimming. The area surrounding the beach is also filled with flora and fauna attracting not just casual tourist but also hard core nature lovers.
The beach is also lined with cottages, restaurants and bars, which have been constructed by the Andhra Pradesh Tourism department that is working towards the promotion of tourism in Vizag.