State of Andhra Bank has many visiting places. Baruva Beach now look at one of the peaceful beaches in State. Baruva is a village and a beach in Srikakulam district of the southern state of Andhra Pradesh, India. Baruva, a fishing and coastal port, is set amidst lush coconut groves and paddy fields. for Andhra Pradesh state people called Baruva as ” Second Goa”
Best Beaches In Andhra Pradesh The Mahendra Tanaya River merges into the Bay of Bengal at this place. Lighthouse, kids ground, Sand play area main attractions. as compared with many beach, Baruva is very clean, chilled place.
Baruva is not only popular as a tourist destination but given its religious significance due to the location of Durga Temple, Kotilingeswara Swamy Temple, and the Janardhana Swami Temple. Less Expensive stay accommodation services, friendly services, Normal food charges, reasonable prices everywhere. serves delicious and fresh south Indian snacks at unbelievable prices.
Lighthouse main attraction. Baruva is an important location for trade and communication in the colonial era. A lighthouse has been constructed next to the beach resort. Baruva’s beach is one of the oldest in Andhra Pradesh. In the wintertime or during the months from March to June is the best choice to visit Baruva Beach. in the winter season the beach is busy with picnics.
The beach is located approximately 5 kilometers from Sompeta town and 120 kilometers from Srikakulam. Catamaran sailing is popular here. Swimming and kayaking are other activities of interest for adventure and water sport enthusiasts. Baruva Beach visitors have many options to explore the nightlife.
Baruva Beach Village is at the shores of the Bay of Bengal, It was used as a seaport up to 1948. In July 1917 a ship carrying goods sank in the sea. To commemorate this sad incident a pillar was constructed near the Lighthouse area.
There are Durga Temple, Kotilingeswara Swamy Temple (It is said that 99,99,999 Lingas appeared here that why it is known as Kotilingeswara Swamy Temple) and Janardhana Swamy Temple are situated near the beach. huge people gathered Every year people celebrate the Sivaratri festival very grandly.
Baruva railway station is located on Howrah-Chennai mainline. Passenger trains that run from Palasa towards Khurda Road station halt at Baruva station.
Attractions at Baruva
Gold color sand
The confluence of River Mahendratanaya into the Bay of Bengal
Light House Design
Kotilingeswara Swami Temple, Janardhana Swami Temple, and Durga Temple.
Location: Sompeta Srikakulam – 532284 Andhra Pradesh, India
Accommodation: Government of Andhra Pradesh provides Haritha resort in every place. Baruva Haritha Beach Resort (APTDC) offers online booking and comfortable living. for booking rooms in advance Contact Baruva Haritha Beach Resort (APTDC) in Srikakulam for tariffs. AC Cottages are available for a comfortable stay. Check out AP Tourism Baruva Beach Stay page.
How to reach Baruva Beach?
Tourist can reach by Air, Train, bus facilities. Vishakapatnam is the nearest airport, for train option baruva has a railway station. 1km away from the beach. Direct trains available from palasa. By bus direct bus available from palasa. and public taxi, autos also available.
Baruva Beach to Tirupati: 18 h 30 min (976.4 km) via NH16 and NH16
Name: Baruva Beach
Location: Sompeta, Srikakulam
Accommodation Facility: Yes
Timings: Open for all the day. round the clock
Entry: No Ticket required
Best time visit: Oct – Feb
Summer tourist inflow: Normal on all days, may-june crowded