Radhanagar world’s 8th best beach

Port Blair
28 Feb 2017

Radhanagar beach at tourism hotspot, Havelock, in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands has been rated 8th  best in the world and first in Asia. TripAdvisor’s ‘World’s Travellers’ Choice Award-Winning Beaches’ has honoured 343 beaches, including the top 25 in the world and local lists for Africa, Asia, Australia, Caribbean, Central America, Europe, South America, the South Pacific, the UK and the US Award.
Two Indian beaches featured in the top 10 Asia list with Radhanagar at No 1 and Agonda Beach in Goa at No 5. White Beach in Philippines secured the No 2 position in the Asia list followed by Ngapali Beach in Myanmar, Nai Harn Beach in Phuket, Thailand.
Winners were adjudged based on the quantity and quality of traveller reviews and ratings for beaches on TripAdvisor, gathered over a 12-month period. The Baia do Sancho Fernando de Noronha in Brazil topped the list followed by Grace Bay Providenciales in Turkey and Caicos, Eagle Beach in Aruba, Playa Paraiso Cayo Largo in Cuba, Siesta Beach Siesta Key in the US, La Concha Beach in Spain and Playa Norte Isla Mujeres in Mexico. Elafonissi Beach in Greece secured No 9 position and Galapagos Beach in Ecuador was at No 10 in the list.