Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep) attractions

Beach in Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep)

Beach 1

A long sweep of sandy white coastline and mangroves wrapping around the northwest end of the island, 2km from the jetty, and gazing across to Havelock (Swaraj) Island's densely forested southern tip. There’s a sunse…
Beach in Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep)

Beach 5

On the far eastern side of the island, 5km southeast of the jetty, Sitapur is a rugged sweep of silver-white sand, with small limestone caves accessible at low tide. It's popular for sunrise, and has some low-key ac…
Beach in Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep)

Beach 3

This secluded rock-studded cove with powdery sand and good snorkelling sits on Neil's south coast and is one of the better beaches for lazing around.
Beach in Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep)

Beach 4

Neil Island's best swimming beach, though its proximity to the jetty (just west) is a turn-off, as is the rowdy day-trip scene packed with motorised boats, jet skis and banana-boat rides.
Beach in Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep)

Beach 2

On the southwest side of the island, signposted from Neil Kendra (1.5km), this rocky cove is famous for its striking Natural Bridge rock formation, accessible only at low tide.