(Last Updated On: February 9, 2018)

It is not always necessary that you have roamed only to shop or sightsee, there are many people, in fact, millions of travelers are longing to get a perfect relaxation by submerging themselves in the deep sea locations. B-E-A- C- H, when we expand, what we get is Best Escape Anyone Can Have. Yes! Escape into the best beach locations and enjoy, it is true that the best therapy a body and mind needs is the beach therapy. Here are some best beach destinations that are travel-friendly for the Indians mainly

  1. Hawaii:

When we speak of a beach destination, the first spot that would come to mind is Hawaii.  If you are able to spend on the airfares, then Hawaii should be the first option that you pick for your beach destination. Hawaii is a wonderful island with loads of beaches and the place talks all about sand, sun, and surfing.

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Youngsters and couples would fall in love with the diverse sports activities offered in the beaches over here and this is the right place for you to get lost in an exotic location, there is crystal clear water on the beaches and the coral reefs will not stop you to take the double-take underwater.

Heaven seems to be little closer from the beaches of Hawaii. Some of the best beaches in Hawaii are the Waikiki beach, Kauna ‘oa beach, North shore, Punalu’s beach, Lanikai beach, Kaanapali beach, Poipu beach, Ho’okipa beach, Honaunau beach and there are plenty more too.

How to reach: Catch a flight to the nearest airport of Honululu from Mumbai at just INR 59,390.

  1. Vietnam:

Many people have ignored this destination as a travel spot, but in fact when you search for beach destination for the Indians, then Vietnam will surely prove to top the list. Vietnam is rightly called as the gem place. The place has got many hidden rugged sceneries in the northern parts and some at the tropical islands too. Over here at Vietnams you can pamper your taste buds by indulging in some weird exotic seafood, there are varieties of them. The whole trip to this beach destination will not cost you more, in fact, ditch off staying in some five-star hotels over here and instead stay in some cheap home stays near the beach areas.

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Some of the best beaches over here that are worth visiting are – Ninh chu, Quan Lan, Thuan an, Sam Son, Lang co, Cat la, Phu Quoc, Hanoi, Hoi an, Ho chi Minh city, Hue, Da nang, Binh Dinh, Phu Quoc, Nha Trang and many more.

How to reach: Catch a flight to the nearest airport of  Hanoi from Kochi at just INR 47,388.

  1. Cambodia

The place was not popular as a beach destination spot, but there are some beaches now over here that stand out from any other beaches in the world. Cambodia was previously known as a heritage site, but now it started gathering the attention of beach lovers too.

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While on the beach vacation to this place you will get ample time to stroll along the villages over here and enjoy nature, the villages will depict the culture of Cambodia, travelers would surely love the adventurous trekking on the mountains too apart from enjoying at the beaches.

During day time you can go in for some adventurous trekking and evenings can be enjoyed at the most famous beaches over here. Some of the best beaches in Cambodia that are really worth mentioning here are – southwestern beach at Koh Rong, Long set beach at Koh Rong, Lazy beach at Koh rong saloem, Koh Thmei beach at Ream national park, and the Sokha beach at Sihanoukville.

The country’s idyllic islands with the shiny white sands are attracting lot of beach lovers and slowly Cambodia is gaining popularity when it comes to the subject of beach holiday destination.

How to reach: Catch a flight to the nearest airport of Phnom Penh from New Delhi at just INR 25,863.

  1. Bangkok:

The glamor filled water and the crystal clear oceans are the reason for every traveler to drop in at Bangkok. Every person would love to enjoy at the beaches and Bangkok is blessed with plenty of such beaches for beach lovers.

In fact, Bangkok is the stop solution for travelers who are longing to have a relaxing break, in fact, it is rightly said that your tour to Bangkok will be incomplete if you don’t happen to visit the beaches over here.

This beach city has in store some of the best beaches in the world and here are some the best beaches over here – Sample Thailand beach, Railay beach, Koh Samui beach, Lamai beach, Koh Phi Phi’s Don, Phuket beaches, Kolanta, phi phi island, Ko tao, Ko lanta, Ko lipe, hua hin, ko mak, ko lam, khao sam Roi yod national park, Ban krut, Ko kood.

So those were some of the best beaches to escape and relax and Bangkok.

How to reach: Catch a flight to the nearest airport of  Bangkok from New Delhi  at INR 23,369.

Must Read our guide designed by experts: Top Destinations in Bangkok and Must Do things in Bangkok

  1. Colombo

When we are talking about a beach destination for the Indians, Colombo is a destination that is filled with plenty of beaches and is a hub for beach lovers. In fact we can say that this is the best destination stopover as it is loaded with beautiful beaches. There are brilliant beaches apart from Negombo beach and Mount Lavinia too.

If you are a lover of surfing, then the Arugam bay is the place to head for quickly, then you have the Unawatuna beach which is pretty affordable and cheap, alternatively you can even try your swimming skills at the Mirissa beach as it is relatively quiet and calm, the Uppuvelil beach is also equally good over here.

Apart from the above mentioned other beach spots at Colombo include – Negombo, mount Lavinia, Kalutara, Beruwala, Bentota, Pasikudah and Kalkudah, Mirissa, Weligama, Polhena, Dickwella Hikkaduwa, Koggala Tangalle, Nilvale, Batticoloa and many such more.

Colombo is blessed with fascinating golden sea beaches all over its coastline and the greatest part is that you will never run short of a season to visit these beaches, Colombo is almost like India and hence you can make a last minute plan and head for a beach destination to Colombo.

How to reach: Catch a flight to the nearest airport of  Colombo from Mumbai at just INR 9,205.

  1. Maldives

Maldives are mostly known as a honeymoon destination spot, but the ample beaches over here make it a beach destination too, Maldives proves to be a good place for Indians and is safe for the people to roam and enjoy. Maldives are famous for its water sporting, beaches and more. And all the more this place is a heaven for the foodies who prefer sea foods. To get the best experience of your stay over here, you have to stay beside some best beach and get the complete local experience.

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Beaches over here are unique and you can enjoy this distinct atmosphere even if you have a limited budget.

Some of the best beaches over here at Maldives are – Fulhadhoo beach, Biyadhoo, fihalhohi, Maadhoo, Oe dhuni Finolhu, chaaya Dhonveli Kaani, Hul humale beach, male artificial beach.

We can very aptly agree with “Live in the sunshine, swim in the beach and drink the wild air” for the beaches over at Maldives.

How to reach: Catch a flight to the nearest airport of  Male from New Delhi at just INR 26,153.

  1. Goa

Goa is the perfect beach destination as it offers multipurpose activities that will suit the Indian style exactly. There are many beaches in Goa based on categories like – for the family, for partying, for beach bums, for shack addicts, and for the foodies, the list of the best beaches in Goa goes endless.

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Some of the best beaches in Goa are Querim beach also known as Keri beach, Aarmbol beach, Mandrem beach, Morjim beach, vagator beach, Anjuna beach, Baga beach, Calangute beach, Candolim beach, Sinquerim beach, Miramar beach, Dona paula beach, siridao beach, Bogmalo beach, Majorda beach, mobor beach, Patnem beach, Polem beach, Velsao beach, Hollant beach and many such more.

Tucked neatly in the western Indian coast line, Goa is well known for its beaches and is in great demand from travellers from all across the globe.

How to reach: Catch a flight to the nearest airport of Goa from Mumbai at INR 2,049.

  1. Seychelles

It would have been a dream for any person to visit Seychelles, now you can enjoy this beach destination spot by visiting for real, (enough of seeing it in movies and films). The exotic island location is in the Indian Ocean and is not popular among Indians, but this can be a real retreat for the Indians who love beaches and want to unwind their adventure inside them. Even though this is not a commercial place yet beaches over here are loved by many travellers. The best time to visit here is during the month of August, even though you can travel at any time of the year at cheaper rates.

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Some of the best beaches in Seychelles are Anse source D’Argent, Anse Lazio, Beau Vallon, Anse Royale, Intendance beach, Anse  cimitiere, Port Launay, Anse Georgette.

The beaches at Seychelles are not crowded and hence you can swim in the clear water and enjoy the beach fun to the fullest. In fact every Island at Seychelles is ringed with beautiful beaches and worthy to be visited by every Indian beach lover.

How to reach: Catch a flight to the nearest airport of  Mahe Island from New Delhi at just INR 70,016.

  1. Sydney

Sydney is a beautiful city that is adorned with the white sand beaches and includes the famous attractive Bondi beach. The beautiful sandy beaches at Sydney will pull every beach lover and give them a unique experience; this great city provides a huge list of beaches that are famous and attractive too. The city of Sydney offers some finest beaches that can be seen nowhere in the world, stats shows that there are more than hundred beaches here ranging from various sizes.

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There are 70 surf beaches, 12 harbor coves and other quality beaches. Some of the best beaches over here include – palm beach, whale beach, Narrabeen beach, Bilgola beach, Newport beach, Fairy bower beach, shelly beach, Malabar beach, Balmoral beach, reef beach, camp cove beach, Little manly beach, elephants trunk beach, lady Robinson beach and the list goes endless.

Enjoy your beach destinations at any of the above beaches with a cup of coffee that are available at the beachside cafes and make this holiday a memorable one.

How to reach: Catch a flight to the nearest airport of  Sydney from Chennai at fares starting at just INR 26,874.

  1. Phuket

When you get a perfect beach location, you will feel as if you are in top of the world, the Phuket beaches are amazing and will speak immensely about the taste of the sea water and surrounding. You can get immersed in the sand beauty once you get to this beautiful location, beach destination for Indians is a boon as they are blessed with many such places that are near for the Indians to reach quickly.

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There are more than 30 beaches in Phuket and you can cover many of the beaches when you go mainly on beach vacation. Whatever may be your interest – you may want a remote beach or a frenetic beach, your needs get satisfied over here at Phuket.

Some of the best beaches that are worthy to be visited here are the following – Patong beach, Karon beach, kata beach, Kamala beach, Bangtao beach, surin beach, Mai Khao beach, Kata noi beach, Nai harn beach and many such more to add to the list.

How to reach: Catch a flight to the nearest airport of  Phuket from New Delhi at INR 33,847.

Also, Don’t forget to check our top picks for places to visit in Phuket and complete list of must do things if planning a Phuket vacation

  1. Singapore

Singapore has many things to offer for the beach lovers mainly, even though this place is known as a shopping hub, there are some beautiful beaches that are ideal for Indian beach lovers. Once you are here you will get than Indian feel which will make you comfortable too.

The interesting part about Singapore beaches are that these are manmade and are 100% genuine, it is said that the beaches over here are built by importing sand from the neighboring places like Malaysia, Cambodia and Indonesia.

Some of the best beaches are – Sentosa beach, Palawan beach, Tanjong beach, siloso beach, Changi beach, Punggol beach, St John’s Island and Lazarus island.

How to reach: Catch a flight to the nearest airport of  Singapore from Mumbai at INR 15,220.

  1. Nepal

Nepal is a travel friendly country for the Indians and there isn’t any plan needed to head to this place as such. All the more you don’t need a passport to travel to this place. Some of the best beaches over here are Sukute beach and Royal beach. But if you are a rafting lover you will surely love the rafting over here at Nepal.

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These beach destinations for Indians will not only fit your budget, but are all the more fun too as these offers a perfect holiday experience to us!

How to reach: Catch a flight to the nearest airport of Nepal from Mumbai at INR 16,378.