Not all beaches in India are permissible for swimming. Most beaches impose strict rules and advise you to stay away from swimming due to choppy water, rocky seafloor, or high tides. To solve this misery, we have come up with the best beaches for swimming in India that are calm, safe, and perfect to go swimming!
- CAVELOSSIM BEACH, GOA
Cavelossim is one of the most attractive beaches in South Goa. You won’t encounter a huge crowd here; therefore, it is extremely clean. The water here is calm and shallow, which makes it an ideal beach for swimming.
- PALOLEM BEACH, GOA
Palolem is one of the bluest beaches in Goa. It is also one of the fewest places in India where you can enjoy scuba diving and swim in places with vibrant corals.
- COLVA BEACH, GOA
Colva is a 20 km long beach with shallow and calm water. It is definitely one of the most pristine beaches you will come across in Goa to swim and relax yourselves.
- MUZHAPPILANGAD BEACH, KANNUR
Muzhappilangad definitely ranks at the pole position in the list of most unique beaches in India. It is the only drive-in beach in India so all you need to do is drive to the beach, park your vehicle and swim in its clean, calm, and shallow water.
- KUDLE BEACH, GOKARNA
Very close to Gokarna’s main beach, lies the clean Kudle beach. Though the water here is gentle enough for swimming, the waves do get higher sometimes. So make sure you enjoy your swimming session with caution.
- SMALL HELL BEACH, GOKARNA
Ignore the name! Small Hell Beach is a wonderful beach in Gokarna where you swim, trek, and go camping without any worries. It is considered to be one of the cleanest beaches in Gokarna, making it suitable for swimming!
- RADHANAGAR BEACH, ANDAMANS
No listicles of best beaches are complete without beaches from Andamans, especially the popular Radhanagar Beach. It is a dreamy location with white sand beaches, blue waters, and mild waves – all these factors will surely make your swimming experience awesome here!
- KARWAR BEACH, KARNATAKA
The best thing about Karwar Beach in Karnataka is that there are no sudden depths on the seafloor. Also, the water here is shallow, clean, and ideal for swimming and snorkeling.
So where are you planning your next happening swimming getaway? Let us know in the comments section!