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  • The beautiful archipelago of glittering emeralds  in the Bay of Bengal with picturesque blue beaches and sugar white sand is nothing short of paradise on Earth. Not a very frequented holiday destination, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands has the richest marine biodiversity, with colourful and unharmed coral reefs that take you to another world altogether.

    An all year round destination, these islands are perfect for travellers, families, couples and even adventure enthusiasts. Anyone and everyone should experience the calm, serene and lush beauty the place has to offer. Although a chain of 600 islands, only 9 of the Andaman islands can be visited by tourists, the rest even more gorgeous are hidden jewels yet to be explored.

    From budget hotels to 5 star beach resorts in Andaman, the place also boasts world class water sports activities like snorkelling, scuba diving and their newest addition of sea walking. If you’re looking for a pleasant getaway with your better half or an adrenaline backpacking adventure, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands is your perfect choice. To help you through. We have listed the best resorts on these islands to make your journey memorable and exciting.

  • Top Romantic resorts in Andaman

  • 01Sea Shell Havelock

    These wooden cottage huts with a view of the azure waters and coconut tree studded beaches offer a peaceful and ideal relaxation abode for travellers, couples and especially families. Located in the beautiful Havelock Island, a 90 minute Catamaran ferry ride away from Port Blair, this holiday retreat is well equipped with modern room amenities, ‘Urban Tadka’ all day dining restaurant and ‘Fluidz’ bar with head spinning cocktails, mocktails and delicious seafood. 

    Couples can enjoy a serene candle light dinner on the beach or opt for spa therapy while the children are well looked after in the Kids Zone.

    A swimming pool and Jacuzzi for the kids, along with their in house scuba diving centre or a day trip to explore the island, are bound to make your trip memorable and adventurous.

    Price for two:  INR 7,000 onwards

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  • 02SeaShell Neil

    Just an 18 minute walk to the white sand Laxmanpur beach, this vintage styled resort is the perfect romantic hideout with lush greenery and complete privacy. It’s very upmarket and modern amenities along with courteous service ensures your stay is comfortable and hassle free. An all-day dining Resto-Bar dishes out a top notch multi cuisine menu, special kids menu, seafood delicacies and an assortment of beverages.  

    Their tour desk guides you to the nearby beaches for snorkelling, scuba diving and swimming for  the children to have some fun.

    A 2 hour cruise/ ferry ride away from Port Blair, and you can spend your time listening to the waves, reading by the beach or just relaxing in the hammock by your room. This beach resort in the Andamans is the place for you to unwind and be yourself.

    Price for two: INR 6,300 onwards

  • 03TSG Blue Resort

    Your dream vacation starts here at TSG Blue Resort in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Their elegant and spacious rooms, equipped with all modern facilities ensures you are comfortable and content. Kick-start your mornings with a delicious complimentary breakfast and dine like royalty at ‘The Red Lobster’ or ‘The Emperor’, fine dining restaurants.

    Just a 90-minute Ferry Ride away from Port Blair and a hop, skip and jump away from Radhanagar Beach makes it an ideal holiday and leisure resort.

    Its courteous and highly trained travel desk, help you plan and explore the island and its picturesque beaches along with water activities to make it more fun. TSG Blue Resort combines warm hospitality with a lovely ambience to make your stay in Andaman and Nicobar Islands unforgettable.

    Price for two: INR 4,800 onwards

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  • 04Rose Valley Resort

    Set in the midst of nature and away from city bustle, Rose Valley Resort is a luxury resort in Andaman located around 15 km from Port Blair. Its large property with neat gardens and small paths set on a slightly hilly landscape, allows its guests to enjoy a relaxing holiday. Their lovely natural material made cottages and big swimming pool with sunbeds, makes your perfect afternoon siesta. 

    Also indulge in their multi cuisine buffet, a la carte restaurant and a well-stocked bar with imported liquor leaving you giddy headed and satisfied. Facilities like a badminton court,health club, gymnasium, outdoor and indoor games will make those extra pounds soon disappear.. Recommended even for corporate groups and conferences, Rose Valley Resort  leaves very little space for discomfort.

    Price for two: INR 5,900 onwards

  • 05Blue Bird Resort

    This is a beautifully designed eco friendly resort in the Andamans, made up entirely of bamboo and cane. It has 14 beautifully designed luxurious cottages with wooden flooring and offers facilities like 24x7 room service and power back up.

    Located in the pristine island of Havelock, 90 minute away from the main city of Port Blair, Blue Bird Resort is best suited for travellers and guests looking for a comfortable and economical stay.Their multi cuisine restaurant offers tasty Thai, Balinese, Chinese and Indian food, perfect for your palate and you can also enjoy this with a dreamy candlelight dinner by the garden side. 

    Being located close to the beach Blue Bird Resort offers a tour of the Havelock Island, Scuba Diving,  Snorkeling, Fishing and other activities to complete and enrich your stay.

    Price for 2: INR 4,500 onwards

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  • 06Peerless Sarovar Portico

    This resort situated right at Corbyn's Cove Beach is sun-kissed and shaded by swaying palm trees. This beach resort is blessed with 12 acres of lush lawns, 50 luxurious garden and sea facing rooms and cottages that  mesmerise you with contemporary styling and luxurious amenities. Located only 7km from the Port Blair Airport, The Peerless Sarovar Portico Resort keeps you secluded from the city bustle, yet offers easy connectivity to favourite tourist haunts. 

    For the leisure traveler, the resort is an ideal place to unwind and  for the corporate traveler, the resort offers splendid arrangement for large consortiums. Its multi cuisine dining, lounge bar, well equipped gym, outdoor activities and watersports facilities make it a splendid holiday paradise.

    Price for 2: INR 4,300 onwards

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  • 07Fortune Resort Bay Island

    Ranked among the top 5 best hotels in Port Blair, it overlooks a lighthouse and the pristine blue waters of the Bay of Bengal. Fortune Resort Bay Island is a beautiful, sea-front family and honeymoon resort, at a distance of 15 minutes from the airport and 10 minutes from the town’s main shopping arcade.

    Designed by the late Charles Correa,  the beautiful red timbered resort is the perfect getaway for guests looking for a pace that is genuine, relaxed and unhurried.

    Its signature multi-cuisine restaurant offers one of a kind delicious and healthy meals available even for private parties or offshore corporate events. Relax by the pool with a tender coconut in hand, sit on the terrace to admire the sunset or enjoy a live karaoke performance at the bar and let the blissful ambience sink in.

    Price for 2: INR 6,500

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  • 08SeaShell Hotel & Resort

    Perched on top of Marine Hill, this 5 star resort in Andaman provides a panoramic view of the sea as well of the city of Port Blair. Its well-appointed rooms with modern amenities and 24 hours housekeeping services, ensure that guests are comfortable and cared for. Banqueting and conference facilities are available at “Utsav” and “Moksha” respectively. 

    Dining options include all-day dining “Salt & Pepper” which serves a multi-cuisine fare and “Amaya,” its rooftop lounge bar which overlooks the Andaman Sea and the iconic North Bay, is sure to wow you with divine seafood delicacies. 

    The live kitchen, signature bar beverages and a live musical band will keep you entertained and content. With water activities, BBQ on the beach and rooftop candlelight dinner, this place will surely make you feel ecstatic.

    Price for 2: INR 6,000 onwards

  • 09Coral Cove Hotels and Resorts

    Coral Cove, situated in the heart of the city’s most elite neighborhood is a 5-star hotel with design, elegance and comfort specially crafted for you. Well equipped hotel and room amenities like mini-bar, tea/coffee maker, temperature control system, separate seating area and other check in facilities make it a modern and tech savvy resort in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

    Hotel dining at Red Square, its in-house restaurant is a feast of world cuisine, offering an abundance of choices from their buffet spread to an extensive a-la-carte menu. The airy outdoor lounge, is another venue perfect for brunches, tandoor stations, charcoal grills and a romantic dinner at Coral Cove. 

    Just a 5 minute drive away from Port Blair International Airport, this hotel is easy on the purse, light on the heart and extremely big on the experience.

    Price for 2:  INR 8,600 onwards

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  • 10Barefoot at Havelock

    Set exclusively on the beach amidst pristine tropical forests, a holiday at the Barefoot at Havelock Resort is an experience of a lifetime. Here, far away from the hubbub of city life, you will unearth the treasures of nature, discover the tranquility you seek and be charmed forever. The resort consists of 31 elegantly designed thatch tents, cottages and villas complete with spacious interiors, modern amenities and ensuite bathrooms.

    Take a walk around their rainforest resort, kayak with professionals or dive with sea turtles all as part of the Barefoot experience. Just a ferry ride away from the main Port Blair Island, this ecologically friendly and activity oriented nature retreat will bring you alive to experience the magic of nature.

    Price for 2: INR10,500

  • 11Munjoh Ocean Resort

    A ferry ride from Port Blair and 5km from Havelock Harbour, this resort is the perfect place to stay if you’re looking for your own island holiday. A beach house meant only for you to revel in, do as you please, private and decadent. With handpicked amenities, personally trained staff, painstakingly created interiors, thoughtfully crafted menus of fresh organic produce and a bunch of activities, this resort has everything that will keep you enticed. 

    Activities at Munjoh include scuba diving, snorkelling, game fishing, jungle treks and island hopping for the adventure enthusiasts. The Blue Betel Cafe, a Mediterranean style in-house multi-cuisine restaurant, serves world class delicacies and Bo’s beach bar serves tangy cocktails and drinks which is a perfect and picturesque high.

    Price for 2: INR 11,000 per night

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  • 12SilverSand Beach Resort

    In the heart of Havelock Island, stands one of the best resorts in Andaman. Fenced with its own stretch of white sand, interspersed with swaying palms, clear blue sky and the gurgle of the sea, Silver Sand Beach Resort is the ideal one to spend your holidays. It has 39 luxurious A/C cottages, Lagoons and Suites with sumptuous interiors and superb amenities making it a luxury resort. 

    Located a boat journey and 10min bike ride away from Port Blair, it offers relaxation and comfort that combine fitness and health activities as well. It’s multi cuisine restaurant ‘Zola’ and unique bar ‘Kamasutra’ will keep you coming back for more. Cool off at ‘Nirvana’ Spa and let the divine masseuse do her job. Silver Sand Beach Resort is a special place for all who stay.

    Price for 2: INR 8,999

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  • 13Sea Princess Beach Resort

    Located in Wandoor Village, Sea Princess Beach Resort boasts a hallmark of luxury, class and elegance with the flavor of superb hospitality and relaxing environment.The resort is equipped with spacious Beachfront Suites, Standard and Deluxe Rooms. 

    All the rooms are furnished in natural wood tones, feature contemporary decor and are equipped with amenities like seating area, mini refrigerator, satellite TV, 24 hour hot /cold water, tea/coffee maker etc. 

    Located 22 km away from the Port Blair International Airport and 10 min away from Wandoor Beach, the resort is also convenient to visit popular tourist haunts like the Radhanagar Beach and Elephant Beach. Apart from their swimming pool and in house restaurant with a delectable cuisine, the resort also offers various water activities and sightseeing tours of the island making your stay a true delight.

    Price for 2: INR 5,500

  • 14Summer Sands Beach Resort

    This  luxury beach resort located at Neil Island is a paradise in its own sense, with an assortment of aesthetically designed cottages and villas. It is one of the best resorts in Andaman in terms of beach view, transportation, luxury, food and hospitality. Summer Sands Beach Resort, located approx 45 kms from Port Blair at Neil Island, is one of the best tourist spots in Andaman with unexplored coral reef, white sandy beaches and a lush forest & vegetation cover. 

    Treat your taste buds at their Bon Barbecue restaurant while indulging in hearty chats at their poolside bar. Don’t miss out on a high-tea experience at their Coffee Shop with a lively ambience and trendy decor. Its elegantly designed lounge and spa experience will ensure your stay is enriching and memorable.

    Price for 2: INR 3,700 onwards

  • 15Aparupa Sands Marina Beach Resort

    Located in the heart of Havelock Island, Aparupa Sands Marina Resort offers 16 Deluxe A/C Cottages right at their own white sand private beach. All guestrooms feature a variety of comforts which include television, in-room safe, wake-up calls, laundry facility, tea/coffee maker, minibar, balcony/terrace making you comfortable and content. 

    You can enjoy Indian, Chinese and Continental cuisine at their in house Eco restaurant serving scrumptious and fresh food. Located on of the most beautiful Islands, 162 km away from Port Blair International airport, the resort offers easy access to the city's must-see destinations as well as water sports activities. 

    Whatever your reason for visiting Andaman and Nicobar Islands, the Aparupa Sands Marina Resort is the perfect venue for an exhilarating and exciting break away.

    Price for 2: INR 5,600 onwards

  • 16Symphony Palms Beach Resort

    Offering you a splendid stay amidst discrete luxury, this resort is an assortment of 100 elegantly decorated cottages. Located 90min away from Port Blair, The Symphony Palms, delivers exceptional service, artful décor and a sense of elegance. It is the only resort in Andaman and Nicobar with the biggest bar, ‘Venom lounge Bar’ where locals and tourists alike enjoy their time away from the humdrum of life with live entertainment and their favourite drink. 

    Food treat varieties here are ‘The Charcoal’ (Indian specialty restaurant), The Buddha Garden (live kitchen, Asian delicacies, live music) and Cafe Kookie Baba (vegetarian cafe) enough to give you a taste from all over the world. You can also cool off the summer heat at their private beach lagoon, swimming pool or indulge in a long relaxing massage at their well equipped spa.

    Price for 2:  INR 5,500 onwards

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  • 17The Wild Orchid Resort

    Located 2km away from the Havelock Ferry Ghat, in the heart of the Island, Wild Orchid Resort is an ideal spot to discover Andaman and Nicobar Islands. It offers impeccable service and all the essential amenities to invigorate travelers. Their air-conditioned rooms have a wooden flooring, seating area, writing desk, TV, electric kettle etc. Indian, continental and seafood can be enjoyed at The Red Snapper Restaurant. 

    Other dining options include The Emerald Gecko Bar, The Clownfish Café and Fat Martin’s South Indian Corner with delectable dishes cooked to perfection. For adventure and fun, you can go fishing and diving, visit the nightclub, or sing in the karaoke room. After a tiring day of activities, you can also spend some quiet reading time in the library or simply unwind in the charming garden or admire the sunset from the sun deck.

    Price for 2: INR 5,800 onwards

  • 18Wild Grass Resort

    Live amidst forest and rich biodiversity in Wild Grass Resort offering quality accommodation and great service. Located in Chidiya Tapu, 45 min drive away from Port Blair, it is the perfect place for diving in old shipwrecks, private and secluded beach swimming, forest trekking and yoga on the beach. 

    Hotel accommodations have the highest degree of comfort and convenience with family cottages, periodic Hatha Yoga programs, facilities for disabled guests and the best of all, it is owned and run by divers & fishing experts. This is the one of the few resorts in the Andamans that provide twin bedded accommodation, along with barbeque facilities and even bird guides on call. Whether you're a fitness enthusiast or just looking for a way to unwind, Wild Grass Resort is your one-stop destination resort.

    Price for 2: INR 4,300 onwards

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  • 19Island Vinnie's

    Small and cozy, Island Vinnie’s is one of the most sought after diving resorts on the island, with staff who believe in knowing each guest by “their name and fin size”. Located 2 km from Havelock Ferry Ghat and 90 min away from Port Blair, this resort provides accommodation in plush, safari-style tents, comfortable bamboo huts,  tastefully decorated tented cabanas and a balcony, complete with rocking chairs and a hammock. The Full Moon Café, their multi-cuisine restaurant set right at the beach, serves some of the best food on the island. For adventure enthusiasts, a full array of PADI, NAUI and SSI dive courses are available along with snorkeling trips, mangrove cruises, kayaking, fishing trips, bird-watching, beach barbecues, hiking and village tours. Light on the pocket with an adventurous experience, this resort will leave you feeling delightful.

    Price for 2: INR 2,250 onwards

  • 20Megapode Resort

    Megapode Resort located just 4 kilometers away from the Port Blair International Airport amidst lush green hills, is sprawled across acres of manicured lawns and offers a breathtaking view of the Bay of Bengal and Port Blair harbour. It offers 10 sea-facing luxury cottage accommodations complete with plush furnishing and contemporary amenities  such as air conditioning, TV ,tea/coffee maker, mini bar, Wi-Fi and a private balcony facing the sea, harbour or garden. 

    Its multi-cuisine restaurant serves buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner while their a la carte menu includes Indian, Chinese and Continental cuisine. Megapode Resort has a well-stocked bar and a newly opened coffee shop, ‘Cafe Hideout’ which will keep you coming for more. Looking to unwind and relax, then book your stay here immediately.

    Price for 2: INR 3,600 onwards

  • 21Sun Sea Resort

    Set 1 km from the excitement of the city, this 3-star resort in Andaman and Nicobar, commands an excellent location and offers an easy access to the city's biggest attractions.  Sun Sea Resort is a perfect destination for the business and leisure traveller coming to Port Blair. Its 36 well-furnished rooms and 4 suites are spacious to live in and won’t disappoint you.

    The hotel has a multi cuisine restaurant serving Indian, Continental and Chinese cuisine. ‘Sanaro’ and ‘Asoho’ premises are perfect for conferences and big events respectively. To unwind and enjoy a perfect night-out, Purple Bar is the right place. Guests can also try their hand at game fishing or get rejuvenated at their Ayurvedic Spa center.  

    Price for 2: INR 3,500 onwards

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  • 22Pearl Park Beach Resort

    The Pearl Park Beach Resort, located between the aqua blue waters of the Andaman Sea and the green hills of Neil Island, built in authentic Andamanese style, offers spacious cottages with exclusive luxury and simple elegance that immediately makes you feel at home. 

    The hotel features 40 beautiful guest rooms with TV, daily housekeeping, balcony/terrace and top-class facilities such as 24-hour room service, free Wi-Fi in all rooms and 24-hour security at the resort. Its restaurant and bar offer a wide range of mouth watering delicacies and drinks, right in the lap of nature. Located merely 3 km away from Neil Island Jetty and 2 hours away from Port Blair by ferry or speed boat, this resort is the perfect location to enjoy untouched Andamanese beauty and splendour.

    Price for 2: INR 2,500 onwards

  • 23Coco-n-huts Beach Resort

    This beach resort in Andaman, offers a perfect blend of comfort and aesthetic appeal.The scenic sea view rooms with luxurious living spaces are well-planned and fitted with all essential modern luxuries to make your stay extra comfortable and hassle free. Located at a 2 hour ferry ride away from Port Blair, Neil Island known for its unexplored coral reef, brilliant bio-diversity, white sandy beaches and in between charming rooms and suites of Coconhuts Beach Resort, reflect Andaman at its best. 

    Its in-house restaurant offers tasty Indian and seafood dishes with a candle light dinner on the beach for your loved one. The friendly staff also arrange a variety of activities from snorkeling and fishing trips to jungle treks too. This is an ideal place to cool off  and go ‘Coconhuts’

    Price for 2: INR 2,000 onwards

  • 24Cross Bill beach Resort

    For travelers who want to take in the sights and sounds of the Islands, Cross Bill Beach Resort is the perfect choice. With basic room amenities like power backup, air conditioning, satellite TV, safety locker, 24 hour doctor on call, this resort makes you feel comfortable and at home. 

    This budget beach resort on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands offers various water sports activities as well as day tours of the island. Located 59 km away from the Port Blair International Airport, Cross Bill beach Resort is set right amidst nature and a view of the pristine azure blue waters. 

    With a restaurant serving simple and fresh veg delicacies, this is a place to sit back and relax with the surrounding natural diversity.

    Price for 2: INR 2,000 onwards

  • 25Jazeera Resort

    This is a standard accommodation resort offering a fine blend of opulence and comfort at its best. Situated in the beautiful town of Port Blair, Jazeera Resort enjoys an easy distance  to the Airport (40km), Railway station and Bus stand.The property features spacious and spotlessly clean rooms equipped with modern conveniences like free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, daily housekeeping, gift/souvenir shop etc. 

    Its multi cuisine restaurant /roof top banquet offers a wide range of cuisines along with a spectacular view of the Andaman harbour and open blue Ocean.  Andaman’s highest peak, Mount Harriet a well known tourist place is just 4 km from the resort. If you are looking for a comfortable and convenient accommodation, Jazeera Resort is your home away from home.

    Price for 2: INR 3,000 onwards

  • 26Holiday Inn Beach Resort

    Located 60 km away from the Port Blair International airport, this beachfront resort is a fairytale getaway in the beautiful island of Havelock. The hotel offers 44 elegantly styled cottages amidst swaying palms along a path that leads directly to Govind Nagar beach. Holiday Inn Beach Resort is an apt accommodation option for leisure travellers and families offering peer transfers, 24-hour front desk, room service, laundry service, travel assistance, Wi-Fi, air conditioning, satellite TV and power backup. 

    The in-house restaurant serves a range of tempting delicacies to pamper foodies. While here, you can also visit Kaala Pathar Beach (Approx. 3km) and Elephant Beach (Approx. 7km) well-known for its beautiful corals and exotic marine life which can be explored with snorkelling and scuba diving activities.

    Price for 2: INR 3,500 onwards

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Attractions

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Havelock Island

Being one of the topnotch attractions in Andaman is the sublime Havelock Island brimming with silky beaches and exuberant greenery. A lot of tourist locations, resorts, hotels, attractions and much more are creating the perfect background to Havelock Island to host as many tourists as possible. This is the largest of all the islands in Andaman and comprises of a lot of small islands. The administration in Havelock promotes eco-tourism on a large scale.

 The lighthouse established in 2005 at the northern part of the island gives additional recognition for the island. The accommodation options on Havelock will let you be surprised. Ranging from high-end, luxurious resorts to camps with basic amenities, the stay arrangements done by the administrative people here are unbelievable.

Highlights: The long stretches of different types of beaches are the main highlight to be pointed out. Declared the best beaches in the world, almost all of them are blissfully located on Havelock Island, connected to closely to the main boat jetty on the island.  

Elephant Beach, Radhanagar Beach, Vijaynagar Beach, Kalapathar Beach which are known in numbers also are proclaimed to have the highest number of tourists every year. The green fringed shorelines, the clear sea water, the colourful marine animals, the long coral reefs, the wild fauna and flora bring forth the astounding picture of Havelock incomparably beautiful.

Activities: Snorkeling and diving are the favourite activities done on the islands though other major water based activities like boating and kayaking are frequently done.

Distance from Port Blair: Havelock Island is lying 42 kms northeast of the capital city, Port Blair. There are regular boat services by the Directorate of Shipping Services which connect Phoenix Bay jetty in Port Blair to Havelock daily.

 

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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 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, people come in plenty toward 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 what 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’ Arhcipelago 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.

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Radhanagar Beach

Radhanagar Beach in Andaman has ranked 8th among the top ten beautiful beaches in the world based on travelers 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. There are 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.

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 snorkeling 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.

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

One of the aboriginal tribes of Andaman lives in Baratang Island, a highly blessed region with years-old wilderness. Earlier, the tribes did not let outside people to enter their community but presently, Baratang Island is a vibrant tourist destination as people love to spend time amidst the huge forests, limestone caves, mangrove ranges and the mud volcanoes.

Baratang is a part of the Great Andaman Chain with an area of 243 sq.kilometers and that marks it as the main island of the group. Middle Andaman is lying to the north and South Andaman in the south of Baratang Island. And it belongs to Rangat Taluk.

Highlights: The active mud volcanoes are the highlights of Baratang Island along with the abundant mangrove forests and evergreen rainforests and the limestone caves located beyond the forests. So adventure lovers find Baratang as a wise choice to indulge in mind blowing trekking and nature walk. Among the multiple number of mud volcanoes, jalki, as the locals call it, is the famous one.

Activity: Nature walk through the wild forests and the extensive mangrove forests is one of the prime activities done on Baratang Island. Boating, trekking, hiking etc are some of the other, identified activities available on the island.

Distance from Port Blair: 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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Elephant Beach

Settled on the sands of Havelock Island, Elephant Beach is a reveling beauty well presented by the long coral reefs and the shining shoreline. A peaceful beach with pure serenity and silent ambience will offer the visitors a soothing melody and that would be the perfect time to relax, to walk around with your love or just to do sunbathing. Among the different beach on Havelock Island, Elephant Beach has a special significance because of its friendly atmosphere and not so crowded shoreline. In addition to the adventurous activities such as snorkeling and scuba diving, tourists find time to do boating and similar activities on the beach. The clear water, the calm waves, the cool breeze and the magnificent sights on the shore have their own impacts on the number of people visiting the beach, and it increases only year by year.

Highlights: The long array of private boats, fishing boats and buoys extend a riveting beauty to the beach. Moreover, it is a kid friendly beach as well so that families are found here aplenty. The huge shoreline is the key factor behind the countless visitors appear on the beach every day. 

During monsoon also, tourists would love to come to Elephant Beach. People have reported that at times, the wild elephants from the nearby forests come to the beach and stroll along the white sandy bed.

Activities: An ideal place for snorkeling and scuba diving is Elephant Beach though boating and other fun, water based activities are also done by the visitors often. Tourists have experienced the best sea walking as well on Elephant Beach.

Distance from Port Blair: Elephant Beach is located on the famous Havelock Island. It is lying about 69 kms away from the capital city of Andaman, Port Blair. One can reach the beach via boat from Havelock jetty after reaching there from Port Blair by road or by boat.


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Diglipur

A marvelous town in the north part of Andaman Islands is Diglipur, an amicable tiny town with a lot of good people around. For eco- friendly tourists, this town is an inevitable choice. Though the marine life is the prominent feature of this town but the cultivation of orange and rice has enormous importance in the economy of Diglipur.

Highlights: Lamiya Bay Beach is a highlight of the town, it is located a few kilometers away from Kalipur Beach. The beach is lying in the foothills of Saddle peak, the highest one in Andaman. Around 20 kms from Diglipur is the green Shyamnagar covered by thick jungles and why Shyamnagar is a priority for tourists is because of the presence of mud volcanoes here. Kalipur Beach and Ramangar Beach are the other famous beaches at Diglipur and they are famous for turtle nesting. Moreover, visitors are quite eager to visit Alfred Caves as well where a huge collections of limestone structures are found.

Activities: Since there are plenty of beaches, caves, greenery etc, Diglipur offers the visitors a huge number of activities ranging from refreshing trekking through the jungles to the water based activities like island hopping, snorkeling, boating, fishing etc. Near to Diglipur there are famous spots to do multiple activities.

Distance from Port Blair: Lying 290 kms away from Port Blair, the small town of Diglipur that can be connected by boat from both Port Blair and Mayabunder. The boat services from Port Blair are available twice a week. But one can reach the town by road via ATR 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. 

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.

Activity: 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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