25-km from Vishakhapatnam is Bheemunipatnam. The most important aspect
of interest at the place is the beach, which is perhaps matchless for
its beauty all along the east coast.
Bheemunipatnam beach is located at the confluence of the Gosthani
River and the Bay of Bengal. It is a safe beach and one of the finest
sea resorts of India and is well known as Bheemli. It is a usual
resort for sea bathers as it is free from dangerous depths and sharks.
Nearer the sea and facing the flagstaff is a well-equipped round
bungalow, which is said was originally the Vizianagaram Raja's resort.
The view of the seascape from the verandah of the bungalow is
captivating. This place was an important port in olden days. It has a
lighthouse and it is a minor port though it is seldom used now. There
is a Dutch cemetery called Hollanders Green, which overlooks the
A Touch Of Colonial Era
The evidence of the British presence in Bheemunipatnam can be seen
from the 19th century clock tower and the church of St' Peter.
Bheemunipatnam is undoubtedly a place of holiday resort. The journey
from Vishakhapatnam to this beach is exhilarating.
situated at about 10-km from Machilipatnam is noted for its fine beach
in the district. Manginapudi deserves its importance partly from its
scenic beauty and partly from being a historic port city.
This place is a health resort as well as a picnic spot. The beach
possesses tremendous potential with a natural bay and comparatively
shallow and safe waters. A beautifully laid park with a fountain and
well-lit surroundings further enhance its reputation as a place for
Nearby Attractions: Rishikonda Beach, Bheemunipatnam Beach, Vuda Park,
One of the
loveliest beaches on the East Coast, the Ramakrishna beach is a
favourite beach resort for tourists visiting Vishakhapatnam. Both the
Ramakrishna beach and the Lawson's bay present a picturesque and
beautiful scenic beauty. The vast stretch of water and the
accompanying calm is in sharp contrast to the scurrying activity on
the road and the apartments on the other side. On the shores, it is a
virtual fair with a colorful crowd of tiny tots, young and old having
a fun filled time on the sand bed.
8-km From Vishakhapatnam
Ideal For: Swimmers, Water Skiers And Wind Surfers
Famous As: Picnic Spot
Nearby Attractions: Vuda Park, Rishikonda Beach, Simhachalam,
from Vishakhapatnam is the Rishikonda Beach, a golden, unspoilt beach,
washed by the sun-warmed sea. The golden rays of the sun reflecting on
the waves make it all the more warm and appealing. It is ideal for
swimmers, water skiers, and wind surfers.
Tourists can enjoy a holiday in picturesque settings. A visit to this
beach will definitely be an exciting, thrilling and almost an