There are many fabulous and spectacular beaches in the vicinity of Dwarka of which the Okha Madhi Beach happens to be one. Tourists and vacationers visiting Dwarka make it a point to stroll into this beach as it has a long span of seashore that is perfect for taking a leisurely trek. Strong and lofty waves hitting the shoreline also make it an excellent spot for rolling in the waters.
The Okha Madhi seacoast has been able to hold on to its natural beauty as the area is yet to get trammeled by commercialization. The beach is less frequented by tourists as there are no facilities for water-sports. Since the coast and the entire area surrounding the shore have been declared a national marine park, all aquatic organisms are protected.
You’ll surely feel like going for a long stroll on the beach and will be enthralled by the sight of sea turtles, crabs, and other amphibian creatures crawling on the sands. Other nearby attractions worth visiting includes the Dwarkadhish Temple and Rukmini Temple in Beyt Dwarka; Gopi Talav, Nageshwara Jyotirlinga Temple, and Somnath Temple in Dwarka, and the Beyt Dwarka Beach.
Dwarka is one of the most revered of pilgrimage sites for Hindus and at the same time a hotspot for tourists. Okha Madhi has always been known for the spectacular views and serving as a perfect venue for long walks. Its fine sands and the coral reefs along with the marine life has been an attraction for ages. It is also a beach where people can take ferry to the island of Beyt Dwarka. You’ll come back home with pleasant memories that you’ll reminisce for the rest of your life.
Where is it located?
The Okha Madhi lies between Dwarka and Bhatiya and is at a distance of 22km from the holy township. Okha Madhi is about 400kms from Ahmedabad, 200kms from Rajkot, and 130kms from Jamnagar.
Ideal Visiting Time
The best time to visit the Okha Madhi Beach is between October and March when the weather is pleasant and cool.