Hope Island Kakinada

Hope Island Kakinada Entry Timings, Ticket Cost, Opening and Closing Hours

Hope Island Kakinada stretches over an area of 715 acres and is reachable by boat. This land space was naturally created by the sand drifting and is 500 years old. 23 Km long Sand beaches attract tourists. 45 mins journey from Kakinada in the ocean. Journey Ticket cost Rs.200 per person from Kakinada. It is 16 km from Kakinada shore. Olive Ridley Sea turtles lay eggs in this sand beaches.

Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary is 6 Nautical miles away from Hope Island. Hope Island protects Kakinada from cyclones and is a natural haven for sailors against the forces of wind and tide against the weary traveller. Visitors to Hope Island will be presented with excellent views of the bay and the opportunity to explore the many protected species of plants and animals which grow and flourish there.

Hope Island Timings

Morning Hours: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Afternoon Hours: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Online booking is not available for boat booking. It is on arrival ticket purchase at the counter. Only APTDC Boats are available for transportation.

How to reach Kakinada Port?

By Air

  1. The nearest airport is at Rajahmundry which is 70 km away

By Train

  1. The nearest railway station is at Kakinada which is 20 km away. Rajahmundry is 60 km away.

By Road

  1. This place can be reached by boat from Kakinada Port.

Hope Island Kakinada Images

Reference Link: wildlife Sanctuary


  1. padmalatha peruri

    how to book hope island boat tickets

    • Dear Sir/Madam,
      You need to book hope island directly on arrival at the counter .
      Thank you.