Rani Jhansi Marine National Park
Notified as a national park in 1996, the Rani Jhansi Marine National Park is located in Ritchies Archipelago.
The park is around 40 km from Baratang Island. The park spreads across three Islands - John Lawrence Island, Henry Lawrence Island and Outram Island.
The national park is known for its coral reefs and marine life.
Crocodiles, dugong and fruit-eating bat species also reside in this Indian Wildlife Park.
Vegetation consists of terrestrial moist forests and mangroves.
Rani Jhansi Marine National Park is located in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Bengal.
Area: 256 sq. km
Route: Rani Jhansi Marine National Park can be approached from Port Blair. The nearest airport is in Port Blair.
Things to keep in mind:
- To enter the park, you require an entry permit