Situated in the Antarvedi village, Sakhinetipalle Mandal of East Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh, Antarvedi Beach is a tranquil beach and a perfect getaway for the ones who want to take a break from city life. Even though this beach is less popular amongst tourists, it definitely is worth a visit courtesy of its serene aura which is simply soul-rejuvenating. As it is less popular, it is the perfect getaway for those who look for isolated places to spend some alone time. Also, early mornings at Antarvedi Beach are very soothing and peaceful and if you visit here, you ought to witness the same.
The village that the beach is situated in is known for its moderate weather even in the winter months. So if you are planning to take a trip to this beautiful place, prefer visiting in the months between October and December.
Major Attractions in and Around Antarvedi Beach
1. Lord Sri Lakshminarasimha Swamy Temple
This is a famous temple in the Antarvedi village that is a symbol of strong faith in Lord Vishnu (one of the important deities of Hindu Religion). It is just 1 kilometer away from Antarvedi village. This is the reason why the temple is popularly known as Antarvedi Temple. It is surrounded by lush greenery that endorses a soothing ambiance.
2. Lord Shiva Temple
Another sacred temple is Lord Shiva Temple aka Neelkantheshwar Temple which is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Throughout the year, it witnesses a good number of devotees flocking in and out of this temple. It witnesses the most footfall during Hindu festivals.
3. Beach Trek
There is a full 26 km long beach trek here. The trek runs through coastal areas so you get to see some of the most mesmerizing sunrises. You can also interact with some local fishermen here to understand their local culture. Hosting a BBQ night here is also a popular and amazing idea.
How to Reach Antarvedi Beach
Antarvedi Beach is one of the most beautiful spectacles of Andhra Pradesh. This beautifully tranquil place is perfect to enjoy yourself sitting on sands and witnessing the sun rising and setting. Here, people mostly speak Telegu and English languages. The beach is 2,046.2 km via NH 44; 1,191.4 km via NH65; 1,164.8 km via NH16; 863.6 km via NH16; from Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Banglore respectively.
The nearest airport is Rajahmundry Airport which is 108.4 kilometers away from Antarvedi Beach. The airport is located in Madhurapudi, Andhra Pradesh. This domestic airport is well-connected with well-known airline services covering major cities of the southern region such as Hyderabad, Banglore, Chennai and Vishakhapatnam. If you are travelling from other states of India, first you have to land at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport which is located in Hyderabad of Telangana state of India. The airport serves national and international flights from renowned airline services spanning major metropolitan cities of India as well as abroad.
Antarvedi Beach is well-connected to the city areas in the East Godavari District in Andhra Pradesh. You can easily get the local modes of transport such as Bus, Auto, or Taxi to reach the beach.
The nearest railway stations are Narsapur Railway Station and Palakollu Railway Station. Both railway stations are well-connected within the region of Andhra Pradesh. If you are travelling from North India, the nearest railway stations are Hyderabad Railway Station and Amaravati Railway Station. Once you reach the station, you can take local express trains to reach Antarvedi.