Boat ride to Elephant beach from Havelock Island is very popular. Elephant beach at Havelock is a very famous place and the boat that leaves from Havelock islands jetty takes almost 30 minutes to reach Elephant beach. These boats or ferry that takes you to Elephant beach will as well bring you back to the jetty at Havelock in approximately 30 minutes.
The ferry ride to Elephant beach starts early around 7 AM in the morning. The rides are closely monitored and the sailing of the boat can change based upon weather conditions. Only a limited number of boats are allowed to sail from Havelock Island to Elephant beach. Elephant beach has white sand beaches along with an amazing coral reef which starts at a depth of less than a meter.
The white sandy beach and turquoise waters at the Elephant beach are enticing for almost every traveler. The boat ride to Elephant beach passing through the lighthouse is just amazing.
Journey details of your boat ride from Havelock to Elephant beach
Your journey begins at 8 AM or at the given allotted time when you reach Havelock Island jetty. We recommend an early start of the tour to avoid peak rush hours at Elephant beach.
Your journey begins at the Havelock Jetty where you board a boat for your trip. Travelers should wear safety jackets provided during your sea journey. The boat will make its way through the sea to reach Elephant Beach. On your way, you will see the Havelock Island Lighthouse. Upon reaching the Elephant beach you can spend a couple of hours by the beach. You can indulge in swimming as well.
At Elephant beach you can indulge in water activities such as Snorkeling, Glass bottom boat ride, Jet ski ride, Sea Walking and Parasailing at an additional cost. Sometimes based upon government regulations customers are provided complimentary snorkeling for 5 minutes. However, these complementary snorkeling changes from season to season. During your visit, if you are lucky you will be provided with complimentary snorkeling free of charge.
Please carry adequate clothes if you plan a visit to the Elephant beach. Basic changing rooms are available at Elephant beach.
After completion of your tour, you will board the boat back to the Havelock Jetty.