The Pristine Beauty of Famous and Exotic Islands of Andaman and Nicobar

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands are one of the best and youngest honeymoon destination in India,located at the juncture of the Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea. There are 572 islands in the territory which are blessed with a unique tropical rainforest, varieties of forest animals, exotic sea beaches and unique tourist attractions such as Cellular Jail,Barren Island,Carbyns Cove Beach and Mount Harriot.

Groups of Islands

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Out of 572 islands of Andaman and Nicobar 34 are permanently inhabited, some of the famous islands are Viper Island, Ross Island Barren Island, North bay Island,Baratang Island,great Nicobar and the most beautiful Havelock Island. Havelock Island is situated 57 km North East of Port Blair and takes 2-3 hrs to reach via Cruise/Ferry/Ships.

Exotic Sea Beaches

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands are blessed with exotic and most beautiful sea beaches in India, The blue sea white sands beaches like Radha Nagar Beach,Elephant beach,Kalapathar beach and Symphony Palms Beach. Radha Nagar Beach at Havelock Island of Andaman is considered to be one of the most spectacular beaches in the world and awarded as Asia’s best beach.

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Adventure Water Sports

Andaman and Nicobar islands are known as one of the best scuba diving destination in India along with other adventures water sports and activities like Snorkelling, Para sailing, sea walking and Game fishing. Scuba diving and Snorkelling are two most populoar and must do adventure sport in Havelock Island and North Bay Island.

Unique Rainforest

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Andaman & Nicobar Islands are blessed with natural beauty and lush green forest of giant trees,bamboo brakes and brackish water mixed forest. These islands are mostly covered with giant evergreen forest and Mangrove forest.

Diverse Wildlife

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The rain forest of Andaman & Nicobar Islands are very rich with a diversity of animal life, varieties of forest animals are found here are Andaman Wild Boar,Saltwater crocodile,bat,Andaman Serpent Eagle,White-bellied Sea Eagle and beautiful butterflies named as Andaman Clubtail. The Mount Harriet National Park is third highest peak in the Andaman and Nicobar and known for its Andaman wild pigs, saltwater crocodiles, turtles, robber crab and one of the richest areas of butterfly.

Amazing Sea World

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The Andaman’s coral reef covers most of the area of islands, which are home to many species of water creatures such as spectacularly colourful fishes, Andaman lobster and Andaman sea turtles. Scuba diving and Snorkelling are best activities to know more about marine life and coral reefs of Andaman island.

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Great Andamanese People

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The Jarawa people of the Andaman Islands are known as Great Andamanese people and the major tribes of islands. Great Andamanese people on Strait Island are still depends on hunting, fishing and gathering for survival, other tribes found in Andaman islands are Jangil,Sentinelese and Onge.

Unique Tourist Attractions

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Other unique tourist attractions of Andaman & Nicobar Islands includes Cellular Jail,Anthropological museum,Samudrika Marine Museum and Mount Harriot. Carbyns Cove Beach in the city of port blair is a very nice sightseeing along with Forest Museum and Chatham Saw Mill.

How to Reach

The Andaman group of Islands are well connected by Sea and Air.
By Ships                                                                             By Air
Chennai – Port Blair                                                     Chennai – Port Blair
Calcutta – Port Blair                                                     Calcutta – Port Blair
Vishakapatnam – Port Blair

Where to Stay

There are many finest Hotels in Andaman.

SeaShell and Megapode Nest – Port Blair
Symphony Palms Beach Resort – Havelock Island