Elephant beach is the second most sorted out attraction in Swaraj Dweep Island. Turquoise coloured water, fallen tree trunks, mangrove creek, exquisite coral reef is what attracts thousands of travellers each year to this location. Snorkelling and Sea Walk are the two activities that cannot be missed when in Elephant Beach. A picturesque view of open sea with few island hills in the back drop is an exotic view one must experience. At Elephant Beach Scuba Diving is done only by professional divers. Beginners are not allowed to do Scuba Diving at Elephant Beach.
Prior Booking of ticket is a must which is mainly done 24-48 Hours before the trip. During season time the chances to get the ticket becomes difficult Or you end up getting bad time slot.
Elephant Beach Map
HOW TO REACH ELEPHANT BEACH?
There are 2 ways to reach elephant beach. The easiest and the most preferred way by travellers is to avail a boat from Swaraj Dweep dock to elephant beach. Boat takes around 20 Minutes to reach this attraction. For those who wish to go off the track can trek through the forest to reach elephant beach. Trekking takes around 40 Minutes.
ACTIVITIES IN ELEPHANT BEACH?
You can snorkel here. Go for Jet ski or speed boat rides. Glass bottom boat are available that showcases the coral reefs through these boats. Sea Walk is the other most amazing activity in this island.
THINGS ONE MUST KNOW WHILE VISITING ELEPHANT BEACH?
You are not allowed to stay in the beach after 4:00 PM. All boats return back by that time.
Throwing of any garbage or dump is not allowed.
Nudity is not allowed on this beach.
Life guards keep watch of every person who is in water. Any hint that a swimmer is going towards deep water or if he is not comfortable underwater then the swimmer will we warned and can be called back.
Shower rooms are NOT available by the beach.
Some fruits and coconut water are available on purchase.
Sometimes this destination is not operational during June and July. You need to take a private boat to reach here.
If weather is bad then NO ferry sail here.
During OFF Season you can trek to this destination and its one heck of a journey that you will remember.
Changing rooms here is not that great.
ELEPHANT BEACH PICTURES
ELEPHANT BEACH FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS?
You guys need to take 2 rides to this location one through boat and the other through trekking. What you could do is, come through trekking and later take a Boat to return. This will cost you a little more but its worth going for it.
DAY TRIP SUGGESTIONS?
1. Elephant Beach Boat ride and Snorkelling Trip and Later Kalapathar Beach Sunset
2. Elephant Beach Trekking + Snorkelling + Sea Walk
3. Elephant Beach Via Boat + Snorkelling + Jet Ski Ride + Sea Walk
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