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5 Days Andaman Honeymoon Tour: Create the Chapters of Love

5 Days Andaman Honeymoon Tour: Create the Chapters of Love

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6 Days Honeymoon in Andaman with Beachside Stay

6 Days Honeymoon in Andaman with Beachside Stay

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7 Days Romantic Andaman Honeymoon Tour

7 Days Romantic Andaman Honeymoon Tour

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Experience Offbeat Andaman in 8 Days

Experience Offbeat Andaman in 8 Days

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4 Days Andaman Backpacker Group Tour

4 Days Andaman Backpacker Group Tour

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4 Days Andaman Honeymoon Tour with Dinner Cruise

4 Days Andaman Honeymoon Tour with Dinner Cruise

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5 Days Andaman Honeymoon with Romantic Candle Light Dinner

5 Days Andaman Honeymoon with Romantic Candle Light Dinner

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6 Days Exotic Andaman Package with Neil Island Stay

6 Days Exotic Andaman Package with Neil Island Stay

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5 Days Economical Andaman Nicobar Tour Package

5 Days Economical Andaman Nicobar Tour Package

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6 Days Fascinating Andaman Tour with Flights

6 Days Fascinating Andaman Tour with Flights

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7 Days Andaman Tour with Neil & Baratang Excursion

7 Days Andaman Tour with Neil & Baratang Excursion

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8 Days Andaman Tour with North Bay & Ross Island Trip

8 Days Andaman Tour with North Bay & Ross Island Trip

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Scuba Diving in Andaman

Scuba Diving in Andaman

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Honeymoon Special Candle Light Dinner in Havelock

Honeymoon Special Candle Light Dinner in Havelock

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Dolphin Glass Bottom Boat Ride in Andaman

Dolphin Glass Bottom Boat Ride in Andaman

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Kayaking in Andaman

Kayaking in Andaman

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  • Blessed with the best of nature in the form of virgin beaches bordering the turquoise sea, Islands in Andaman are the proof of God's vivid imagination. The white and golden sands of the beaches meet the blue waters of the sea and the green shades of the tropical forests to create stunning scenery all across the archipelago.The islands of Andaman and Nicobar are located in the east of the Indian mainland geographically. 

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    Besides the scenic beauty, these islands also have in store plenty of experiences which make Andaman an ideal holiday destination for vacationers who also happen to be culture enthusiasts and adventure junkies. Every kind of traveller must explore Andaman at least once in their lifetime as it encompasses a variety of islands that are both exciting and calm at the same time.

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    If you are after picture perfect sceneries with lesser people around, Mayabunder Island and Cinque Island are amazing. To experience a happening atmosphere with good infrastructure and accommodation options, Havelock Island and Neil Island come highly recommended. Also, these islands are best known for their coral reefs and shallow waters providing unmatched opportunities for water sports and sea exploration. While Barren Island houses the only active volcano of Southeast Asia, Parrot Island is known for housing flocks of parrots.

    Here are some of the best Islands in Andaman:

  • 01Havelock Island

    Havelock Island

    If you are in Andaman Havelock Island is just the name for you. Havelock Island is a piece of Ritchie's Archipelago, and is a standout amongst the most acclaimed islands in the Andaman. Havelock is a perfect heaven with lovely white sandy shorelines, rich coral reefs and lavish green jungles. 

    This island has been calling travelers from far a wide to explore it to its core. With wonderful gesturing shorelines, twinkling blue-green shallows and a portion of the best making a plunge South Asia, Havelock is definitely the travelers own piece of paradise. Soak in the natural beauty of the region while you head out for a dive at the beaches here.

    Highlights: The Island is very good for scuba diving tours in Andaman, snorkeling, and swimming. People head out in flocks to enjoy some of these activities here.

    Location: Havelock Island is located at a distance of 41 km from Port Blair.

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  • 02Jolly Buoy Island

    Jolly Buoy Island

    Sprightly Bouy Island is another place for a tour of Andaman Islands. Contorted, dry tree trunks are scattered on the long white sandy shoreline. Jolly Bouy island is exceptionally popular for submerged corals and the immaculate clear beach. This place is one hour travel from Wandoor beach. Snorkeling and scuba jumping are the absolute most well-known activities here. 

    With a scene which fit in mangrove swamps, tropical rainforests, unblemished white sandy shorelines, and coral reefs this island is another coaxing island in the Andaman which attracts a lot of tourists. JollyBuoy Islands is connected by boats to the mainland. This island is also known as a non-plastic zone and people are not allowed to carry any kind of plastic there.

    Highlights: The Island is very famous for snorkeling and scuba diving.

    Location:  Jolly Buoy Island is located at a distance of 30 km southwest of Port Blair.

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  • 03Neil Island

    Although its shoreline is not as rich as its more popular island neighbor, Havelock, Neil has its own particular special appeal. With its exceptionally casual vibe and since quite a while ago, betrayed shorelines Neil Island is another imperative shoreline in the Andaman. Neill Island was uninhabited until the landing of pilgrims in the late 1960s. 

    With a lot of marine life, Neil Island abides with desire green surroundings of paddy fields, banana manors, and tropical trees. The stunning perspective of the ocean and the craving greeneries in the island is truly reviving and agreeable for excited explorers. Head out to this beach and enjoy some time losing yourself in nature.

    Highlights:  While visiting this island one can indulge in a number of activities like snorkeling and Scuba diving. Another activity is Glass bottom ride which is very famous here due to its rich marine life.

    Location: Neil Island is located at Ritchie's Archipelago in the Andaman and Nicobar Island.

  • 04Ross Island

    Ross Island

    For those of you who are searching for some other island in the Andaman then this is the perfect place for you. This island makes you nostalgic and takes you back in time when this was a managerial settlement for the Britishers. Named after the marine surveyor Sir Daniel Ross, the island has been pulling in a considerable measure of visitor around the globe. 

    One can discover a ton of historical ruins in the island. Some of them are Church, Hospital, Bakery, Press, Swimming Pool, Troop Barracks, Ballroom and Chief Commissioner's House, Govt. House. One can also discover a great number of birds like the peacocks, deer and ducks at the Island. Endow some energy with nature while you visit this exceptional island in the Andaman so sightseeing lovers must include this place inAndaman complete tour package 

    Highlights:  If you want to spend some time with nature then this is the perfect place for you. Relax and sit back while you enjoy the distant sea.

    Location: Ross Island is located at around 2kms from Port Blair and is one of the best places to visit in port blair island

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  • 05North Bay Island

    North Bay Island

    Another island which is a must see for you in the Andaman is the North Bay Island which will definitely make your summer special.  The corals at North Bay are majestic and are spread over the extensive region. Get a chance to spot many fish, a lobster, or even shellfishes on the coral reef. Appreciate the beauty of the whole region while you are on this island. 

    North Bay Island offers individuals with lovely coral reefs appealing to guests who are going by this goal surprisingly. The ocean has talented this island with all the wonder to pull in any ocean cherishing human. The Coral reefs are perfectly finished by nature to stagger the guest. For the adventure seekers, this island is a paradise. Spend some time enjoying the sights of nature while basking under the sun.

    Highlights:  One can indulge in activities like snorkeling, scuba diving, sea walking etc.

    Location:  North Bay Island is located near Phoenix jetty in Port Blair.

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  • 06Ross and Smith Island

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    Known as the twin island in the Andaman Ross and Smith Island and connected as one to make one single group of Island. Offering some of the best sights o the surroundings these islands attracts a lot of tourist around the world to explore its beauty. One interesting fact about the islands are that they are connected by a sandbar which make it look remarkable. 

    One can walk from one island to another while they head out for exploring. Click some amazing pictures at the island as the island is known for the majestic sunset. The white sleek sandbar which is found in the island subsides down during the time of high tide and then surfaces up again. This island is also home to Olive ridley turtles.

    Highlights: The island  very famous with the tourist for sun basking and other activity like swimming and snorkelling.

    Location: Ross and Smith Island is located at Diglipur remotest island of Andaman and Nicobar.

  • 07Cinque Island

    Although a bit hidden from the other island of the Andaman, Cinque Island is another beautiful island in the Andaman. This island is inhabited by people but the soothing beauty is unfathomably replenishing. White sand shorelines, charming coral reefs, and immense feral ocean could be a fantasy of numerous while they visit this island.

    The coral reefs and bird populaces here are essentially untouched by man. Cinque Island is a piece of Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park. The island is partitioned as north and south Cinque, through a sand bar. There are charted boats that take you to the island.

    Highlights: One can find a number of sea weeds, starfish, salt water crocodiles, many other types of fish and important flora are found. Swimming, diving, and snorkeling are the favorite here.

    Location: The Island is located at a distance of 38.9 km's from Port Blair.

  • 08Baratang Island

    Baratang Island

    While you are visiting the Andaman you might have definitely heard about the famous Baratang Island. This is another of the best island in the Andaman which is a must visit for you. This island was once considered as the most dangerous zone here because of the tribe which inhabited the island. 

    It is said that this tribe has attacked a lot of people who have come to visit this island. But with its endless beauty and hidden jewels, this island is slowly gaining a lot of attraction. People visit this island to spend some time with nature and also explore the famous Limestone cave and Mud volcanoes.

    Highlights: Trekking, mangrove boat ride, tropical forest rides are few of the activities which are famous here.

    Location: The island is located about 150 kms north of Port Blair and one can reach the island by ferry services only.

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  • 09Red Skin Island

    Another island which is a must visit for you in the Andaman is the Red Skin Island. This island had been creating a lot of sensation among the tourist across the world. Laze of on the beach while you stare at the disatant sea and enjoy the scenic views. This island is famous for the red corals which are found here.  

    Red Skin Island is situated in the Marine National Park which makes it a lot more popular then the other islands in the Andaman.  Don’t miss your chance to discover the rich corals and the endangered life here. One can see a variety of birds and other animals here. If you are lucky then you may spot dolphins on this island.

    Highlights: There are a lot of activities which people can enjoy in this island like snorkelling, scuba diving etc. One can head out for swimming in the beach or just take a sunbath you will have the while beach for you.

    Location: The boat from Jolly bay takes you to the Red Skin Island.

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  • 10Barren Island

    Known as the only active volcano in South East Asia is identified in Barren Island is another famous in Andaman Islands. It is said that the first recorded volcano dates back to 1787 and afterward, there were around ten eruptions of volcanoes. The most recent one took place in 2017. This is one of the best place to go to honeymoon. Check here the best offers on honeymoon tour packages of Andaman.

    As the name goes, the island is devoid of human settlements and any vegetation. Some rare species of flora and fauna are the only inhabitants on the island. Head out for a helicopter tour and watch the whole island from a bird’s eye view.

    Highlights:  The Island is reputed as one of the famous scuba diving destinations in the world. Hundreds of divers come here to explore the unseen pictures of Bay of Bengal’s marine collection.

    Location: The island lies around 138 kilometers north east of Port Blair

  • 11Inglis Island

    Inglis Island is one among the many splendid islands in Andaman. It is situated approximately 57 kilometers from Port Blair and is known for its vast diversity of coral reefs and wildlife. It has vast stretch of treasure of green waters that are mesmerizingly beautiful. 

    Highlights: The Island is absolutely isolated and has picture perfect sand beaches and deep jungle. On your visit to this island, you will notice a strange sounds and smells. It is a place for couples who would definitely find this place perfect for memorable holidays. The best time to visit this island is during the period of October to March.

    Location: Located at few kms away from Havelock, you can procure a small boat to reach up to Inglis Island. It is advisable to carry enough cash in hand while visiting this place.

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  • 12Little Andaman Island

    Hut Bay in Little Andaman is the entry and exit point and also the island headquarter. This island offers a perfect mix of white sandy beaches bewitching waterfalls, boating through the creeks, exciting elephant safari, elephant lumbering, elephant calves training, surfing and much more. 

    Here, all of the major places of tourist attraction are approachable by the road. This leads northwards from the Hut bay Jetty. The highlight of this island is the evergreen rain forest which paves way for a very rich biodiversity. 

    Highlights: Little Andaman is also considered to be the best surfing destination and has great exposure. Surfing here, particularly on this island is gaining popularity the activity option with small resorts renting out surfboards and arranging for surf camps near Butler Bay beach.

    Location: Located at a distance of 120 kilometer by sea from Port Blair. You can also choose to explore Andaman Islands on a cruise

  • 13Parrot Island

    Parrot Island is certainly a must-see place for the nature lovers, bird watchers and enthusiasts. Here, the parakeets make a cacophony and come and leave the island during sunsets which is the highlight of the island. 

    Highlights: This paradise is considered as one of the most beautiful islands in Andaman and Nicobar. This island is naturally inhabited by thousands of parrots and offers a magnificent view of the vast sea while taking a boat ride. This island is secluded and is surely a visual treat for nature lovers.

    Location: You first have to arrive at Baratang Jetty which is at a distance of 30 kilometers. The small Dinghy boat ride to the parrot paradise takes about 30 fun minutes.
  • 14Mayabunder Island

    Perched on a long promontory, right at the top of the island and surrounded by mangrove swamps, Mayabunder Island is home to a large minority of former Burmese Karen tribes. This group of tribes were originally brought here as cheap logging labour by the British. 

    It is a low-key destination with lesser tourist spots if compared to other neighboring islands. The highlight here is the cultural eccentricity due to the presence of Bangladesh and east Pakistani settlers, ex-convicts and a Burmese hill tribe called Karen. 

    Highlights: These tribes were relocated here during the British colonial period. It is a small town with almost no tourist infrastructure where communication can be a barrier as locals do not readily speak English. They rather speak Hindi or Bengali.

    The shore at this island is fringed with mangroves and the beaches here are not as popular as others. Moreover, there are a few secluded islands nearby that are worth a visit as they offer some jungle experiences and amazing snorkeling opportunities.

    Location: After reaching the main airport of Andaman which is Port Blair, travelers can take ferries to reach the town. It takes around 3 to 4 hours for reaching Mayabunder via ferries. Ferries are available from Port Blair to reach the different attractions like Mayabunder
  • 15Diglipur Island

    Diglipur Island is one of the islands in Andaman that is located 325 kilometers by road from Port Blair, the capital of the union territory. It is situated in North Andaman Island and provides a rare experience for eco-friendly tourism.

    It is famous for its oranges, rice and marine life that are purest and best in its own way. Saddle
    peak, the highest point in the islands is located nearby. A very interesting part about this island is the Kalpong River which is the only river that flows in Andaman. Moreover, the only Hydro-electric project of the islands is on this river.  

    Highlights: You can feel the innocent beauty of village life everywhere in Diglipur. This island is your ideal choice if you wish to spend some time away from the city noise and pollution.

    Location:
    You can reach here by road, sea or air. There are helicopters, the seats are limited and one must book at least a day in advance.

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Havelock Island

Boasting of some of the most serene beaches, azure ocean waters and wonderful sites for diving, Havelock Islands is famed to be one of the most amazing tourist places in Andaman. The island boasts of many pristine places amidst its heavily forested landscape and charms the travellers with its most gorgeous natural surroundings. It is a dream come true for beach lovers who can visit the famous Radhanagar Beach, Kalapather Beach, Vijaynagar Beach and Elephant Beach here.

The landscape is truly beguiling and one can also look forward to indulge in activities like scuba diving, snorkelling and trekking when they are in Havelock Islands. Whether you are looking for adventure or wishing to soak in some tranquil moments to remember for a lifetime, Havelock Islands in Andaman is one of the most gorgeous places to be. One should try to visit Havelock Islands during the months from October to February as it is the best time to indulge in recreational activities. There are many beautiful hotels in Andaman, to provide the ultimate relaxation in holidays. Blessed with nature’s beauty, Havelock Islands is one of the perfect places for a beach vacation in Andaman.

Highlights:
A few of the major highlights of Havelock Islands include snorkelling at Elephant Beach and watching the sunrise at Kalapather Beach. Another of the driving forces to visit Havelock Island is enjoying a kayak tour into the mangroves and witness the natural phenomenon of bioluminescence.

Activities:  
Along with visiting the famous beaches like Radhanagar, Vijaynagar, Elephant and Kalapather, Havelock Island is famous for offering activities like beach combing, sunbathing, scuba diving, sea walk, snorkelling, surfing, swimming, game fishing, watching the sunset or sunrise, bird-watching, trekking, sailing, and kayaking.

Distance from Port Blair:
 The island is at a distance of 41 km from the capital city, 
Port Blair.

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Chidiya Tapu

As the name suggests, Chidiya Tapu is the perfect haven for unseen migratory birds and common native birds found in the Andaman Islands. Recognized as the most enchanting beach in Andaman and tourists arrive here on a large scale as the beach extends the best ever sights for them including the eye catching sunrise and sunset views. This is a silent yet crowded beach encircled by evergreen forests on one side and the short hills on the other side. 

As it is considered to be the presenter of the most finishing touch of sunset and sunrise views, it is the main hub in Andaman Islands. The beach is filled with 46 varieties of endangered species of birds, and white spotted deer. There are a lot of seasonal orchids and other varieties of plants.

Highlights: The major attractions of Chidiya Tapu are the Chidiya Tapu Biological Park, the Sylvan Sands, the Munda Pahar Beaches etc. You will be able to stay at a forest guesthouse located nearby atop a hillock and from there, the panoramic view of Chidiya Tapu in detail.

Activities: Apart from sunset and sunrise views, plenty of people come for an Andaman and Nicobar trip to see this beach, to identify the rare species appear in multiple colours and size. Even though many of the birds are commonly found on the beach, you would find it as a unique and unnatural scene to find the colourful gathering of them.

Boating is an attractive activity done here as well as snorkeling and swimming are also a part of the adventure activities usually experienced by those who visit here.

Distance from Port Blair: It is located about 25 kms from Port Blair.

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Neil Island

A tiny island located to the south of Andaman is Neil Island, brimming with less explore marine diversity, coral reefs, long beaches and bewitching greenery. Being one of the tourist destinations in Andaman, Neil is so happy to become the host with revealing all that it has.

A romantically silent island unlike the hustle of Havelock Island, Neil Island is termed as the vegetable bowl of Andaman. A perfect place to simply relax and chill is the beaches here and the deserted shores are favourite to those who love to relax in utmost peace.

In two hours, one can explore the island by walking around. It got the name Neil after the British Brigadier General James Neill who stubbornly dealt with the rebels during the 1857 Mutiny. The rich cultivation of paddy is found in Neil Island that belongs to the Ritchies’ Archipelago between Havelock Island and Rose Island. 

Highlights: One of the major highlights of Neil Island is Neil Kendra, a beautiful curving bay full of white sand and holding the major jetty of the island made attracting by disarraying numerous colourful wooden fishing boats. Known to be the heart of the island, Neil Kendra has Bharatpur Beach on its left and Laxmanpur Beach on the right.

The richest collection of marine lives and coral reefs have given Neil Island the peculiarity of being one of the most thrilling scuba diving sites on the island. In addition to diving, Neil Island is home to those who love snorkeling, swimming, birding, cycling etc.

Activities: Glass bottom ride and snorkelling are the major activities available on Neil Island though there are enough opportunities to do diving and other prime adventure activities.

Distance from Port Blair: The island belongs to the South Andaman district is located about 36 km northeast from Port Blair.

Accommodations: Neil Island hotels and resorts in Neil Island.

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Radhanagar Beach

Radhanagar Beach in Andaman and Nicobar Islands has ranked 8th among the top ten beautiful beaches in the world based on travellers reviews and rating available on multiple sources and Radhanagar Beach deserves it for many reasons. One of the most ravishing beauty in Andaman with a lot of tourists visiting it every year, Radhanagar Beach is the gem of Havelock Island. 500 meters away from the beach, one can see only the expansive blue water and the lush green tropical forests but when you reach the beach, the sights are apparently awe-inspiring.

 Radhanagar is commonly called as Beach No.7 and this is one of the closest beach located near to Havelock Island ferry tier. The silky beach is kids friendly as well so that families are found in plenty on the beach to spend their vacation or a short holiday.

Highlights: There is nothing to be worried as the coast guards are roaming around always and the number of people here will be a pleasant sight to see. Andaman honeymoon packages itinerary always includes Havelock Island.

Activities: Snorkeling, swimming, scuba diving, boating, parasailing etc are some of the most commonly seen activities on the beach and among them Scuba Diving is the best as it offers the clear interaction with the wide range of marine animals and coral reefs around living in harmony. 

The turquoise water gives a rejuvenating experience while you swim across or do snorkelling and since the number of tourists are relatively higher, the Government opens more opportunities for them to spend an ample time on the beach. As it is a superb place adventure lovers also would covet, the fame it has achieved international importance in no time. You must book a tour including  Andaman snorkelling, to make your holiday much more special.

Distance from Port Blair: From Port Blair it will take more than three hours to reach Radhanagar Beach as it is located about 72 kms away from the capital city.

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Baratang Island

If you are in the hunt for undiscovered gems of Andaman, Baratang Islands should definitely be on your list. It is known for its dense mangrove forests, exotic fauna and its ethnic population. A haven for shutterbugs, Baratang Islands is one of the most panoramic places to visit in Andaman. Even though it is slightly underdeveloped, Baratang Islands is where you can have your full dose of adventure. Tucked between South and Middle Andaman, Baratang Islands is a place which you will love if you like things untouched and unspoiled.

It is home to one of the oldest existing human races- the Jarawa tribe and many virgin beaches to let you bask in nature’s beauty. Some of the most exciting places to see in Baratang Islands include its gorgeous beaches, mangrove creeks, mud-volcanoes and mostly its limestone caves. It is one of the must visit tourist places in Andaman if you are a nature lover and wildlife enthusiast for the diversity of things it offers to the tourists. For a comforting stay after a day full of activities, you must check the resorts in Andaman.

Highlights: This island is one of the most striking places in Andaman for nature lovers as it offers myriad attractions like its limestone caves, mangrove creeks, tidal swamp forests and its interesting mud volcanoes.

Activities: Being a nature’s paradise, Baratang Island is a delight for witnessing nature at its best and involving yourself in activities like trekking and bird watching. One can indulge in boat riding through the mangrove forests and explore the limestone caves here. For the beach lovers, there in Baludera Beach where one can swimming and snorkeling.

Distance from Port Blair: Baratang Island is about 100 km away from the capital city, Port Blair.

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Elephant Beach

One of the most amazing places to visit in Andaman for water sports and leisure tour, Elephant Beach should not be missed from your Andaman holiday itinerary. Boasting of heavenly coral reefs and its enthralling underwater marine life, Elephant Beach is a great spot to spend your holiday time in Andaman.

Whether you seek relaxing or a bustling escape from the monotony of daily life, Elephant Beach will charm you in all the ways. It offers a number of water sports which include diving, snorkelling along with a range of other adventure activities like bird watching, trekking and kayaking.You must check other islands of Andaman consisting of great beaches and make your tour marvelous by visiting them.

Best visited during the months of November to February, Elephant Beach is an ideal place to watch the infinite sea and have an adventure with water activities. One should try to visit during the early morning and watch the sunrise in the sky at Elephant Beach. Along with the pristine natural landscapes, Elephant Beach is a great holiday respite to explore marine life, enjoy trekking and having a picnic at the beach. It is mostly known for its coral reefs and offers an unparalleled underwater fun for all the nature lovers in Andaman.

Highlights: In Elephant Beach, the most amazing attractions and things to do are snorkelling and sea walking. Along with that you can explore other beaches like Govindnagar Beach, Radhanagar Brach and Kalapather Beach. Some other exciting activities to indulge in at Elephant Beach include sunbathing, scuba diving, surf riding, fishing, swimming, gazing at the sunset or sunrise, bird-watching, trekking, kayaking and more.

Activities: Mirror boat rides, Snorkeling, Diving, Bird-watching, Swimming, Kayaking, Trekking, Gaze at the sunset or sunrise

Distance from Port Blair: The distance between Port Blair and Elephant beach is approximately about 70 km.

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Barren Island

The one and only confirmed active volcano in South East Asia is on Barren Island and recently in 2017, it appeared in news all over the world as the eruption happened in the volcano once again. The name is completely suitable for the island as it does not promote any type of human inhabitants and it is completely barren. The first identified eruption on this island happened in the year of 1787 and then on, there were around ten eruptions happened here.

The volcanic island is placed in the middle of a volcanic belt and that too on the edge of the Indian and Burmese tectonic plates. The highest peak of the volcano stands up to 354 meters. But it is confirmed that most of the volcanoes on the island are found underwater.

Highlights: Since the island is inhabited by humans, there are a lot of animal species are found among which, some of them are really unique. The total diameter of the island is 3 kms and there you can find a big crater, about half km from the shore.

Activities: The sea plane ride above the island to enjoy the aerial view of the whole place is a recognized activity. For sightseeing and nature walk, this island is the best as you will come across the huge volcanoes and the nearby rock structures.

Distance from Port Blair: It lies around 138 kilometers northeast of Port Blair. There is a strict rule that the visitors will be allowed to go to the island only by the chartered boats with the permission of the Forest Department.

Here's our full guide on the top things to do in Andaman, which will help you in planning your trip. 


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Cellular Jail

Also known as Kala Pani, Cellular Jail is one of the unmissable tourist attractions located at Port Blair in Andaman. The three storied building has 698 cells that are connected to each other in the shape of a starfish. The place is famous for offering a fantastic sound and light show in the evening offering a delightful insight into the historical struggle for independence.

It is one of the remnants of past colonial rule in India and today stands as a testimony to all those brave hearts who laid down their lives at the hands of British atrocities. Some of the famous freedom fighters who were captured here include Veer Savarkar and Bakuteshwar Dutt.

The place was one of the most infamous prisons of the past as the freedom fighters were punished inhumanly by the Britishers. The place is a must visit for history lovers to have a sneak peek into the history and struggle that went down in the construction of this jail. The place is recognised as a national memorial monument and owned by the Government of India.

Highlights: Tourists should try to explore the jail by visiting the picture gallery that houses a number of photos of freedom fighters. Often used as background for filming Hindi movies about the colonial past, the place has many fascinating remnants of history like the hanging cell and condemned cell. Some of the other unmissable attractions of Cellular Jail included its Exhibition Gallery, Art Gallery, Old Photographs Gallery, Gallery on First War of Independence and Netaji Gallery. There is also the Swatantrya Jyoti, an eternal flame of freedom keeps glowing in the memory of freedom fighters

Activities: One of the popular activities to do here is sightseeing and revisiting the history of the grim colonial past Of India.

Distance from Port Blair: It t
akes around 15 kilometers to go there from Port Blair.

Timing: National Memorial: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM (Closed on Mondays)

Entry Fee: INR 30

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Diglipur

All fans of eco-tourism should pack their bags and have an exciting vacay at Diglipur when they are visiting Andaman. It is famous for its green landscapes and its exotic marine life which makes it a must visit for nature lovers. The island is renowned for having many prominent beaches like Kalipur Beach, Ross and Smith Islands, Ramnagar Beach and Pathi Level Beach.

There is also the Saddle Peak Mountain National Park which can be accessed from Diglipur. It is replete with many exciting attractions with rare animals like Andaman wild pig, Andaman hill myna, Andaman imperial pigeon, water monitor, dolphins, whales and the Saltwater crocodile.

A must visit for trekking aficionados, Diglipur is the largest peak in the archipelago of Andaman islands and offers a wonderful sight of its unique wildlife. One of the most visited tourist places in Andaman, Diglipur is sure to leave you enthralled with its gorgeous scenery consisting of glittering white sands, nice weather, lofty palms and its exciting marine life. Diglipur is one of the most serene spots if you forget all the worries of your life and enjoy an eco-friendly holiday.

Highlights: The main attractions of Diglipur are Kalipur Beach, Diglipur National Park, Ram Nagar Beach, Mud Volcano, twin islands of Ross and Smith and Saddle Peak National Park. This place is luxuriant in flora and fauna, which makes it a must visit for wildlife enthusiasts.

Activities: Trekking, Snorkeling, and Mangrove creek safari are some of the activities the activities that one can enjoy on their holiday in Diglipur island.  Beach combing, sunbathing, surf riding, swimming, fishing, bird watching, trekking in Jungle, sailing, kayaking are some other activities not to be missed here.

Distance from Port Blair: Diglipur is at a distance of 290 km by road from Port Blair.

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Vijaynagar Beach

Known as Beach No.5 is Vijaynagar Beach in the north east part of Havelock Island. Very remote from the crowded locations on Havelock Island, Vijaynagar Beach is close to heart for those who love to spend time in utmost calmness. The regular touch of the sapphire blue water on the pearl like sandy beach makes no noise and it is one of the reasons why tourists chosen it as the perfect space for romantic couples and families. Don't forget to check the resorts for couples in Andaman.

The beauty of the beach has been praised so much by those who visited it. It is always better to come here freely, just to roam around, or to float on the shallow water, or to read under the large shade given by the huge trees on the shore or to do sunbathing. The collection of Mahua trees and palms is the significant ornament making the beach a splendid place to sit back and relax as much as time one wants to. This is one of the magnificent attractions in Andaman.

Highlights: A photographer's paradise is Vijaynagar Beach; especially the sunrise views from the beach is incomparably magnificent. When the sun’s fresh rays spread all over the wide sea, the entire atmosphere starts blushing in all possible colours and there is no better sight from the beach would satiate a photographic mind. The native birds appear during the fresh mornings add effective colours to the sunrise pictures.

Activities: The beach is recognized for relaxed swimming and sunbathing. Adventure activities are not yet a fashion on this inevitable part of Havelock Island.

Distance from Port Blair: Vijaynagar Beach is located at a distance of about 38 kms from Port Blair but from Havelock jetty the beach is lying 9 kms away only.

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Samudrika Marine Museum

The Indian Navy is guarding the famous Samudrika Marine Museum which exhibits the richest collection of Andaman’s animal and floral lives. The rare species of fish, other animals, plants, corals etc are preserved well over here and there is a small aquarium also. Rather, the different attraction on the island is this museum if you are completed visiting the beaches and the relishing islands.

A lot of tourists have recognized this museum as a perfect representation of what the island can offer to surprise the visitors but in a miniature form. The museum located just opposite to Andaman Teal House is occupied with five sections displaying the history of the islands, the geographical features, about the people and their lifestyles, the less explored archaeological information and of course the marine life.

The museum is established with the idea of creating awareness among people on various aspects regarding oceanic life and the importance of preserving this sensitive ecosystem well for a balanced future of human beings.

Highlights: Outside the museum, there is a skeleton of a blue whale preserved and it is a marvellous sight to look at. The first room shows facts like volcanoes, tribes, different types of woods, insects etc. The second room is displaying the reverberating underwater beauties through an aquarium.

Coral Reefs have an entire room that is the third room. Seashells in abundance have persevered in the fourth room and you will be surprised to the tremendous collection. Last but not least is the fifth room that is dedicated to the tribes of Andaman, the butterflies’ and the insects’ specimens as well.

Timing: The museum is open on all days from Tuesday to Sunday from 09:00 am to 01:00 pm and from 02:00 pm t0 05:00 pm.

Entry fee: For adult: INR 50 and for child: INR 25.  If you wish to take camera or video to the inside, you will have to pay INR 20 and INR 50 respectively.

Distance from Port Blair: The museum is situated in Port Blair itself, walkable distance only.

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Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park

A great park that has been accepted well by the international tourists and a distinct idea and execution in India to preserve the sensitive and endangered species of marine species is Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park in Andaman. It consists of 15 islands of mangrove creeks, rainforests, splendid coral reefs which have around 50 types and a huge collection of rare but colourful fish etc. 

This park came into existence in the year of 1983 under the solid Wildlife Protection Act of 1973 to keep the lives of marine animals safe and preserved as the underwater ecosystem was on the verge of destruction. The best time to visit the park is during the months from November to February and during monsoon, it remains closed.

Highlights: The park is comprised of two major island groups known as the Labyrinth Islands and Twin Islands which are situated about 16 km away from Port Blair to the south of it. This park boasts of the unimaginable size it spreads that is about 281.5 sq.km which have 17 small islands and the open sea creeks.

The fringing reefs are abundantly found in the park and that is one of the special reef species found on the island. Each island holds different type of vegetation. Tarmugli is the highest island in the park that displays the vast area of mangrove vegetation, sand covered beaches, sheet rocks etc.

Activities: One can get knowledge of marine species after visiting national park.

Distance from Port Blair: The park is located in Wandoor which is lying about 29 kms away from Port Blair. There are ferry services every 30 minutes from Port Blair boat jetty. The park is easily accessible via road as well.

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Limestone Caves

Baratang Island and the limestone caves in Andaman and Nicobar Islands are awesomely famous for different reasons. The thick mangrove forests, the enlarged tropical forest canopy, the friendly rivers to take a boat ride and the carvings of nature in the form of mud volcanoes and limestone caves are the principal factors that overshadowing everything else on the island. Tourists love to visit Baratang during their tour of Andaman especially for the glowing structures found in the caves made of limestone which are years old. 

The journey to the caves is splendid as one has to cross the mangrove forests and the tribal reserves from Baratang boat jetty. These caves give away a feeling that you are at some place which is not a part of Andaman Islands. These are the rare caves which contain the stalagmites and stalactites rock structures proving against the common myth that both of them cannot be found together in one place. If you are really exhausted by repeatedly visiting the islands and beaches in Andaman then you must visit Baratang Island and these caves especially. 

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Highlights: The mangrove forests encircling the caves are the real attraction at this place and people are eagerly waiting to take an adventurous boat ride through the mangroves and find the sleeping crocodiles in water. Another highlight which leaves the beauty of the caves heightened is its originality kept preserved from time immemorial. Humans have not exploited the real charm of the caves and thus these caves are stealing hundreds of hearts.

Activities: Boating and trekking can be done here.

Distance from Port Blair: To reach Baratang Island, one has to travel via road for almost 100 kms. You can take a bus or drive yourself and then you have to cross the Middle Strait and a half an hour long boat ride will take you to the limestone caves and formations.  

Location: Baratang Island is the region where limestone caves are found.

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Mud Volcanoes

Pure science have clearly defined how mud volcanoes are formed and Andaman archipelago is quite popular for its multiple mud volcanoes. They are formed due to the large scale emissions of de-pressurized pore water and some natural gases such as hydrocarbon gases that included Methane. These gases are emitted by the decaying organic matter found underground.

Although there are 25 active mud volcanoes have discovered at different parts of the island, the mud volcanoes found on Baratang Island and Diglipur Island are the important ones and tourists visit these islands will take a look at this unique phenomenon of nature happening often.

Highlights: Reaching the mud volcanoes in Diglipur and Baratang would need a flexible stretch of walk through the relishing wilderness and that exciting trek will give an energy in an unlimited way.

Activities: One can enjoy trek here

Distance from Port Blair: From Port Blair, Diglipur is located about 350 km north and one can use the ferry service of seaplane service from Port Blair. Baratang Island is closer to Port Blair, about 100 kms distance.

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North Bay Island

Famous for the underwater corals, North Bay Island located near the Pheonix Jetty of Port Blair is yet another favourite tourist destination. Multiple clubs providing exhilarating scuba diving, snorkeling and sea walking at the island give it a special space in the hearts of adventure lovers. And because of this factor, North Bay Island is crowded all the time. 

If you wish to do a tour of North Bay Island, then you have to come at the Andaman Water Sports Complex where it starts from and the boats can accommodate up to 60 people and every boat will have a guide as well. The glass bottom boat ride to the island will give you a lot of chances to see the world of fish, typical sea flora and reefs inhabited underwater in harmony.

Highlights: Scuba diving and snorkeling are the most important activities available at the island and along with those, glass bottom ride is also has significant importance. The coral reefs and the marine animals make the underwater world enthralling.

Also, sea walk is considered to be a mind blowing activity and it opens up the doors to mingle with the colourful, rare species of sea. To do sea walking, you will be taken to the spot from the stationed sea walk paltoon and the experience of walking along the soft sea bed is memorable for a lifetime.

Activities: Sea walking and scuba diving in Andaman are considered to be the best adventure activities that can be done, as there are umpteen number of travelers do these activities regularly.

Distance from Port Blair: The island lies at a distance of about 42.4 kms from Port Blair and it would take around 1 hours and 30 minutes to reach there.

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Cinque Island

South Cinque Island and North Cinque Island are the two major portions that make the huge Cinque Island a vibrant and captivating beauty in Andaman. This famous underwater diving spot is located on the north side of the popular Duncan Passage and in the middle of Rutland and Passage Islands. The inhabited island is a surprising beauty to all the tourists arrive here. But the two divisions of the island are beautifully separated by a sandbar. 

Another important factor to know about Cinque Island is that it is a part of the very famous Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park in Wandoor. And thus, the abundant presence of colourful marine lives is not a surprising feature. Tourists mainly arrive at Cinque to enjoy adventure activities, especially diving and snorkeling. The beautiful corals and fish species give away the admiring time underwater to every nature lover.

Highlights: Mostly, day visits are allowed on the island that too with the permission in advance from Chief Wildlife Warden. The astonishingly beautiful corals are the main feature of Cinque Island. The island itself is a sanctuary as it houses a large collection of variety coral reefs, sea weeds, multi coloured fish species, starfish, sea anemones, turtles and water snakes.

There is an authentic declaration on the name of the island which says that Cinque Island is the mostly visited island in Andaman archipelago.

Activities: As everyone is quite clear about the fact that Cinque Island is an incomparable destination for the best scuba diving spots, tourists arrive here in large numbers every year. Those who would not want to be so adventurous also will not be disappointed since the island gives opportunities to do snorkeling and swimming at their best.

Distance from Port Blair: It is at a distance of 38.9 kms from Port Blair.

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