Clear blue skies, turquoise waters, Virgin Islands
and beautiful past – All at Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andaman and Nicobar Islands – Tourism overview
Andaman and Nicobar Islands – the beautiful archipelago that has a marvelous past.
Replete with beautiful and shimmering beaches, white gold sand, lagoons with
clear blue waters, one can never get enough of this paradise called as –
Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
Why visit the Andaman and Nicobar Islands?
At Andaman and Nicobar Islands, you get little of everything. Starting from
adventure, history to beautiful geography – the place has it all. In short – Andaman
and Nicobar Islands are a true paradise for the tourists.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands also have a deep
connection with the India’s struggle for Independence. It is a beautiful
paradise that is tucked beautifully into the east coast of India.
Reaching out to the islands
Andaman and Nicobar Islands is further tucked into a comfortable portion of the
ocean. It is 1400 kilometers away from the Indian mainland.
Despite its small size, Andaman and Nicobar
Islands – is an archipelago that has 572 smaller islands! Moreover, only 37
of these islands are inhabited. Apart from this, very few of the Andaman and
Nicobar Islands are open for the purpose of tourism.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands are accessible through the airport from its capital city
– Port Blair. The same is a gateway to the archipelago.
Port Blair is in turn connected to various islands.
You can reach out to these either through ferries or some through buses.
There are multiple daily ferries connecting the
smaller islands to the mainland.
Major attractions of the island
Andaman and Nicobar Islands are known for multiple reasons. Some of the top
famous islands are – Havelock and Neil’s Island. These are easy to reach and
are well loved by the tourists.
Both these have white sands and palm beaches.
Furthermore, you can enjoy the best snorkeling and swimming experience in this
A piece of history
Andaman and Nicobar Islands are
known for its cellular jail. The place was termed as Kala Pani or black waters.
This was because the place imprisoned great freedom fighters. They were exiled
from the main island.
Post the British empire, the Andaman and Nicobar
Islands are known to be the flourishing hub of the modern tourism. The
graph had changed drastically for its attractive locales and views. As a
result, the same is well loved by the honeymooning couples, adventure enthusiasts
Things to do at Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andaman and Nicobar Islands is a good place to forget all your worries. You can
laze all day around on the sunny beaches. Further, you can laze around on the
Also, you can enjoy the scenic route with your
partner. Try your hand at the snorkeling and scuba diving. Get a beautiful look
at the vibrant corals. Visit the backwaters and the uninhabited islands. Enjoy
the Virgin Islands and seek solitude.
Havelock Island is one of the largest and the best attractions of the Andaman
and Nicobar Islands.
Blessed with pristine sands, beaches, coconut and
pine groves – All await you to try the beauty of the Andaman and Nicobar
From snorkeling to diving, scuba diving, parasailing,
kayaking and trekking – Andaman and Nicobar Islands. There is no dearth
of thrilling experiences with this place.
If you wish to merely relax or have a fun-filled day
– all this is available at Havelock Island. There is no dearth of activities at
this place. The new set of adventures await you to experience adrenaline rush
or merely calm yourself.
In addition to the above experience, you can visit
the hub of activities at Andaman and Nicobar Islands – Port Blair. You
get the right glimpse of local lifestyle and culture.
Step into the British legacy and boat through the
unexplored beaches and islands. Beautiful architectural design and monuments
await your attention. Further, you can visit the local markets and taste the
yummy food of the place.