Dhanushkodi Beach in Rameswaram

Let the waves of fun roll over you at Dhanushkodi Beach

Let the waves of fun roll over you at Dhanushkodi Beach | Photo credit: ArunElectra / Wikipedia

Dhanushkodi Beach Overview

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Dhanushkodi is a small town located southeast of Pamban in Rameswaram. This place is popular for its two attractions, namely the Dhanushkodi Beach and Dhanushkodi Temple, which attract people from places near and far.

The Dhanushkodi Beach, popularly known as Archal Munai by locals, is considered as one of the most beautiful sites in the town that visitors simply cannot afford to miss. It makes for an enthralling landscape, owing to the endless blue waters of the ocean touching the wide stretch of sandy shores. Owing to its crystal clear water, the coral reefs are easily visible. At this beach, visitors can even indulge in sea surfing.

  • Opening Closing Time 12:00 am – 12:00 pm (Daily)

  • Photo Opp

    The location of this beach is a visual treat and makes for an ideal spot for landscape photography. Visitors get to witness awe-inspiring views during sunrise and sunset, which are worth clicking.
  • For Kids

    Fun awaits kids at the beach, where they can play around freely and enjoy building sand castles.
  • Movie Connect

    The song Nenjil jil jil from the award-winning movie Kannathil Muthamittal was shot at this beach. Released in 2002, this Mani Ratnam directed movie features popular actors like Madhavan, Nandita Das, P.S. Keerthana and Simran.
  • Entrance Fee Free Entry

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Dhanushkodi, 623526, Tamil Nadu