Rameshwaram known as a renowned pilgrimage destination in India, but most importantly it is also famous for it beautiful attractive beach. The sea here is very quite and calm so the beach is perfect for swimming and sunbathing. The beach area is surrounded by Palk Strait and Gulf of Munnar and thus the water is shallow. Rameshwaram beach in Tamil Nadu is an ideal spot for holiday makkers.
It is all in one destination where appearance of the sky in radiant colors, the gushing waves and the pristine golden sandy beach with the touch of spirituality can be experience that soothes your mind, body and soul. The long warm sandy beach allures large number of tourists from India as well as western countries. Rameshwaram beach is ideal spot to enjoy sunny mornings and vibrant evenings, with the rare opportunity to witness fascinating sun-rise and sun-set views. At most of the beaches it is very risky to go for swimming, but going for swimming at this beach is a enjoyable experience.
People visit Rameshwaram as a pilgrimage but the beach here is a great attraction. The beach is also near the famous Ramnathswamy temple. People who come to visit the temple do pass some time in the beach to refresh themselves. The long silvery beach of Rameshwaram allure tourists from all parts of the world. The sea here has diverse species of marine life like starfish, sea cucumber, sponges, crabs and the sea cow. These species are really lovely things to watch and enjoy.
How to enjoy:
Rameshwaram beach is ideal for spending time in leisure. Here we can enjoy strolling, sunbathing, fishing and boating on the boat of a fisher man. There are not very happening water sports available on the beach but a super natural power attract traveler.
Popular activities at Rameshwaram beach:
Both Shaivaites and Vaishnavites visit Rameshwaram to offer prayer and do take their bath in the lovely sea. People also visit local marine life observatory. The beach of Rameshwaram is also an ideal spot for the ornithologist as different variety of birds can be spotted there.
Best time to visit:
October to March is the best time to visit here.
How to reach Rameshwaram Beach
The nearest airport is at Madurai. And from there one has to reach there by road.
Rameshwarm is connected by rail from Chennai, Madurai, Madurai, Trichy and Coimbatore.
Buses and taxis are very much frequent from Chennai, Madurai, Kanyakumari and other parts of Tamil Nadu and Kerala.