Beaches with lighthouse have become must visit spots in India. If you are a beach lover, then here, we list out the best lighthouses that you shouldn't miss.

1. Manapad Beach: One of the lesser known lighthouses of India, this stands elegant on a beautiful and peaceful stretch of the Manapad beach. Many south Indian movies like Singham 2 were shot in this beach mainly due to the attractive lighthouse.


2. Kovalam Beach: Also known as the lighthouse beach, the Kovalam lighthouse is one of the most picturesques in India. A famous tourist destination, the Vizhinjam lighthouse is surrounded by lush green scrubs and it is situated atop a rocky surface. Proudly facing the Arabian sea, the lighthouse is a must visit spot in India.


3. Marina Beach: The lighthouse at Marina beach was re-opened in 2013 after it was closed down for public for a few years. It is the only lighthouse with a lift upto 10 floors. This lighthouse is a real pride for the residents of the city. Built in 1976, the lighthouse is one of the best symbols of the city.


4. Pamban Island: Located at Rameshwaram or Pamban island, this lighthouse stands as an iconic symbol located between India and Sri Lanka. The white and black brick combination makes it hard to not notice it. The island is full of greenery and a hub of fishing boats.


5. Fort Aguada: The most popular fort in India is the Aguada fort in Goa. It is a 17th century Portugese marvel which has not lost its charm. This lighthouse has been featured in many movies and is a must in the itinerary.

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