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7 Places to Click a Lighthouse Selfie!

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HolidayIQ Travellers list down lighthouse views along beaches in India, a Beach Lover wouldn't want to miss. 

1. Kovalam

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Prema C shares, “The hawa beach seems to be popular, though Samudra beach was closer to our resort. The lighthouse beach was furtherest. As a beach destination it is not great. The beaches are crowded and one can hardly get into the sea.” Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Anil Shelar shares, “Hawa Beach - Clean beach with awesome scenery Nice place to visit. A clean beach. Nicely connected to lighthouse Beach. Good crowd. Awesome scenery. It was worth travelling to Kovalam and fully enjoyed. Full of positive energy and refreshing from day today life.” Read Full Review

2. Mahabalipuram

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Soumik Sen shares, “ If you have a car, or hire a local auto for sightseeing it will be great. Shore temple, lighthouse, Arjuna's Penance, Pancha Rathas caves are main attractions.” Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Sathish Varadharaj adds, “. One of the greatest tourist place, elephant in single stone, Lord Vishnu in shore temple, lighthouse and beach. Everything is wonderful. Every statues reflects the innovation and intelligence of our historical kings of Pallava dynasty.” Read Full Review

3. Pondicherry

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Beach | Sea | Peaceful | Temple

HolidayIQ Reviewer Apoorva Bhardwaj says, “a walk by the rock beach Promenade takes one along several ages as one witnesses the serenity of the Gandhi statue, the long forgotten air circumventing the lighthouse, the ancient and iconic promenade boardwalk and the simple people of this sleepy town who never forget to smile at someone they know is new to their home city.” Read Full Review

4. Alappuzha (Alleppey)

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Beach | Houseboat | Lake

HolidayIQ Reviewer Amitra Kar shares, “The moment you are approaching the beach, you would notice the high and mighty 1000 feet high lighthouse which was built in (go early in the afternoon as it closes its entry by 5pm). And once you are at the beach, a series of long iron piers will invariably attract your eyes. ” Read Full Review

HolidayIQ Reviewer Amitra Kar says, “The main attraction in the beach is the 137 years old pier which was used to anchor merchant ships in yesteryear Also spend some time on the adjacent lovely lighthouse with a height of 1000 feet which was built in 1862 (go early at its closes it entry by 5pm). ” Read Full Review

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5. Gopalpur

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HolidayIQ Reviewer shouvik choudhury shares, “Sea beach is not so crowded, so still very serene & lonely except the afternoon time. Ideal for relaxation & mind refreshment, visit the lighthouse (going upstairs is prohibited now), nothing much activity to do just take a long walk on the large sand filled beach or simply sit on the beach to enjoy & feel the freshness.” Read Full Review

6. Mangalore

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Beach | Temple | Sea | Sunset

HolidayIQ Reviewer Sudhir Shetty adds, “Suratkal beach and Kaup beach are know. N for view on the top of the lighthouse.” Read Full Review

7. Havelock Island

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Arnav Mathur adds, “One of the best experiences will have to be the Scuba Diving. Did scuba at the lighthouse. Those 40 min felt like hours and I can still recall those moments. Such are the memories one gets to take after visiting such amazing places.” Read Full Review

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