Best Beaches in Neil Island

a calm seashore

Neil Island, renowned for its vibrant coral reefs, tropical green forests, magnificent sunrise and sunset views, and pristine beaches, is truly a paradise. This quaint little island has a lot to offer and has seen an increased number of visitors in the last few years. Neil Island is home to many immaculate beaches, making it an ideal place for beach lovers. A fun fact about these Neil Island beaches is that they are named after the characters of the Ramayana!

Sitapur Beach

Sitapur Beach is one of the calm and serene beaches on Neil Island, credit to the pearl-like white sand, crystal clear water and unique limestone formations. The mystical view of the sun rising from the sea is one of the striking features of Sitapur Beach. The beach is dotted with exotic pine and coconut trees that add to its overall charm. You can head to this beach for sunset views and some blissful time amidst nature.

trees on a beach
sunset at a beach

Laxmanpur Beach

While Sitapur Beach offers beautiful sunrise views, Laxmanpur Beach is famed for its awe-inspiring sunset sights. The beach has crystal clear water, coruscating coral reefs and much more, which add to its overall charm. It is one of the best snorkelling spots on Neil Island, and a must-visit for adventure seekers. Although deserted, Laxmanpur Beach gets crowded a few minutes before sunset. The sky turns into hues of pink, red and purple as the sun sets on the horizon, leaving everyone awestruck!

Bharatpur Beach

Bharatpur Beach is among the best beaches on Neil Island, serving as the perfect place for swimming, coral viewing and water sports. Scuba diving on Neil Island at Bharatpur Beach is a must-try experience for adventurous divers. Jet-skiing and snorkelling are some of the other water sports that visitors can try here. The beach is characterized by its pastel blue and white sand and crystalline water, which serves as the perfect spot to relax and unwind in the midst of serene beauty. Visitors can hire a glass-bottomed boat and explore the vibrant coral reefs and fishes!

a person doing scuba diving, one of the best things to do in Havelock
a boat on a white sand beach surrounded by crystal clear water and coconut trees

Ramnagar Beach

A lesser-known beach on Neil Island, Ramnagar Beach offers charming views of the clear water. The beach is perfect for people looking for some quiet time away from the chaotic city life. It also serves as a wonderful spot for swimming, for both beginners and professionals. Ramnagar Beach is home to numerous lush green trees that add to its charm.

Howrah Bridge

A unique, natural rock formation, Howrah Bridge is a popular tourist attraction on Neil Island. It is only accessible during low tides, which makes it possible for visitors to walk on the dead corals to reach the rock formation. Starfish, sea cucumbers and sea urchins are some of the many creatures one can witness here!

rock formations at a beach

Neil Island is home to many beautiful beachside resorts. Symphony Summer Sand Beach Resort & Spa is among the best resorts on Neil Island, offering a luxurious yet comfortable living experience. We offer aesthetically designed suites and villas that come laced with a myriad of state-of-the-art facilities. In addition to the accommodation, we also offer a variety of fun-filled experiences to make your stay on Neil Island a memorable one!