Beach Holidays

Goa – a former Portuguese Enclave for 451 years, is an emerald land on the west coast of India. 82 miles of coast line, with silver sands of some of the world’s most beautiful beaches, palm fringed rivers moving lazily down to the Arabian sea, lush scenery with rice paddies, mango groves and jackfruit, whitewashed villas and hospitable people together make the state of Goa the precious ‘Pearl of the Orient’. Its splendid beaches include Calangute the Queen of Goa’s beaches, Colva in the South, Miramar a lovely golden beach of soft sands girdled with pine trees, along the blue Arabian sea. Other beaches include Anjuna, Baga, Vagator, Singuerim, Dona Paula, Vainguinim and Candolim.

Panjim the capital is conveniently accessible by air from Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Kolkata and other major Indian cities.

Best Season : October to mid April

Kerala – with its pristine beaches including Mararikulam 40 kms from Kochi and well known Kovalam Beach 16 kms. from Trivandrum (Thiruvanantapuram) a sheltered natural bay with its three crescent shaped beaches , azure blue waters separated by rocky head lands, spectacular views of the sea and its many Ayurveda Centres ..

Best season: October to March
Best season for Ayurvedic treatment : July to September

Lakshadweep (Laccadive Islands) – located approximately 200 miles off the coast of India in the Arabian Sea. Bangaram Island is an uninhabited island open to tourists. Most of these islands have a lagoon enclosed by a coral reef on the western side. The climate is tropical with summer temperatures ranging from 35 C to 22 C and in winter from 32 C to 20 C.

Best Season : October to April

Access: by air from Cochin to Agatti / by boat from Agatti to Bangaram.

Entry Permit required.