Elephant Beach

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  • Address: Havelock island, South Andaman, India
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Beach, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Nature, Snorkeling

Due to presence of beautiful corals, the Elephant Beach is a preferred destination for seawalking and snorkelling. A beautiful beach having clear blue-green waters, not visiting Elephant beach while on your Havelock vacation is a crime!

Trivia: The shoreline used to be long and wide. However, it was largely swept away by the 2004 tsunami and today, the beach is a fraction of what it used to be.

  • Don’t forget to apply sunscreen.

  • Snorkelling and seawalking activities take place 9 a.m. onwards.

  • Boats take you from Radhanagar Beach to Elephant beach.
  • Can be walked down from Radhanagar Beach.
  • Auto rickshaw can be hired. 

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  • Elephant Beach Address: Havelock island, South Andaman, India
  • Elephant Beach Timing: 24-hrs
  • Elephant Beach Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Elephant Beach(preferred time): 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Elephant Beach: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Havelock Island include Elephant Beach in their plan

  • 64.53% of people start their Elephant Beach visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Elephant Beach

Monday, Friday and Sunday

93.22% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Elephant Beach

People normally club together Radhanagar Beach and Kaala Pathar Beach while planning their visit to Elephant Beach.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • It's a beautiful beach with nice corals for snorkeling but it closes by 3pm, I mean, it's totally run down by tourist and noise from jet ski, boats and other water sports make your journey horrible. However if you want run go there please don't take boats to reach there as the snorkelling money added in the ride is only for a small training at the beach in shallow water. The snorkeling experience is good there, but for that you have to pay additional Rs.800 from which the boat guy and everyone else has their commission. A better way to enjoy elephant beach is to reach there by trekking, yes it's not easy but it is enjoyable and once you reach there move on from main beach by walking ahead inside forest to find a calm white sandy beach and for snorkeling haggle with the guy who will happily take you for snorkeling under Rs.500. Enjoy your vacation and don't forget to pack your lunch as no eateries are there, only temporary snacks counters.

  • Best beach in Havelock, better than Radhanagar Beach. The sea is really calm and it is great for some water activities like snorkeling. Also sports like jet ski and banana boats are available. The beach is clean with a great number of stalls selling quality fruits which are very delicious. One needs to get there by boats departing from Havelock jetty. The boat tickets provide complimentary snorkeling with half masks near the shore. There's another option of deep sea snorkeling for which one has to pay extra. It's really beautiful and worth visiting.

  • One of the most amazing and beautiful beach of the andman and Nicobar Islands. And very popular among all tourist. There are lots of the water sports. It's take around 20 minutes to reach there from Port Blair via boat.very neat and clean water.its raining When I was there that's makes it more amazing and beautiful.you can find the paid clock room, eatables and changing room. Last but not least. It's very amazing beach

  • From Havelock Island it will take around two hours with small boats to reach Elephanta beach which one of the major attraction on Island. Different colours of water during travel will attract you much to enjoy more time in beautiful sea. There are many water activities like snorkelling, banana ride, sea walk. check your tour operator and package, because many rides are chargeable and may not be on your package.

  • A very beautiful beach in Havelock Island, Andaman and Nicobar. It takes around 30 min by small boats from Havelock dock. Enjoyed water sport activities and snorkeling. Water is just cristal clear. Take extra clothes for change. Locker and bathroom facility available at the beach against payment. Must book underwater photography.... it's really nice.

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