Kakinada is one of the important port city in the country. 16km away from Kakinada, 715 acres of a naturally created island is the must visit the place by everyone. This 500 years old island is naturally created by sand drifting. Olive ridley sea turtles lay eggs in this 23kms long sand beaches. Visitors can also explore many species of plants and animals there.
Hope island protects Kakinada from natural calamities like cyclones and tsunamis. This island also protects sailors against tides and the forces of winds. Travellers will enjoy the scenic beauty of the bay of Bengal in this journey.
One who is planning to visit this island needs to go only by boat. There are no other transportation mediums. It will take approximately 45minutues to reach island from kakinada harbour. Andhra Pradesh tourism operates boats and will charge 200 rupees per individual. There are no facilities available there. We can’t even get food and water so be prepared to get food and water from the city.
If you are planning for a short trip this would be a perfect choice. For more travel, related things subscribe to my blog and keep visiting regularly.