We all have different dreams when it comes to voyaging. Some of us might want to visit some deserts and witnessed the endless parts of sand and there are people wanting to go for some adventurous trekking trip. But I’ve always wanted to get lost in the pristine and unexplored beauty that only an island destination can provide. And for Indians, why travel the seven seas and go to Hawaii, Santorinin and all, when we have our Hidden Paradise The large Andaman and Nicobar Islands, located in the heart of the Bay of Bengal and offers a heady mix of nature, culture and history.
Andaman A tiny cluster of island surrounded by turquoise water of the sea. You may wonder what you might expect from travel to such a place? Well my Andaman travel with Andaman Bluebay Holidays presented me with a thousand reasons to travel to this Hidden Paradise again and again. You will find plenty of options when searching for tour packages to Andaman and comes from Bangalore, I have found my trip organizers more customized and budget friendly one. The tour packages of Andaman Bluebay Holidays let you enjoy the endless attractions here at marked down rates.
It really was a quick getaway that was not too expensive at the same time relaxing and soothing. With the lush green forests and spectacular views of the water, there is no doubt why it is called the Garden of Eden.
Neil Island – I had a ferry ride to Neil Island.This diminutive and beautiful island is full of pristine coral reefs and endless coastline and the popular attractions include Laxmanpur Beach, Bharatpur beach, Howrah Bride and so on.
Havelock Island Havelock Island near Port Blair. This island offers the unpolluted environment and unexplored sights.
Visited Asia’s one of the best beaches-Radha Nagar Beach. For an environment lover, Radhanagar and Vijayanagar Beach in Havelock are real impacts of an unpolluted natural beauty of the Andaman.
Cellular Jail – the symbol of Indian independence activities in the British era and you will witness the exciting light and sound show, where you will be taken to the heroic saga of the Indian freedom struggle. The show is on display in both Hindi and English.
Mount Harriet – It is the second highest peak in Andaman and Nicobar Islands and offers a magnificent view over the harbor Bliar’s cluster of islands.
Chidiya Tapu – In the afternoon visit Chidiya Tapu where you can experience the lush green mangroves and beautiful beaches with an awe-inspiring sunset.
Ross Island Ross Island, which is protected by the Indian Navy, where you can experience many memories of the British regime.
This beautiful island home ruins of old buildings as Ballroom, Chief Commissioner House, Church, Hospital. Troop barracks and so on.
Coral Island the best place to explore the fascinating coral and underwater marine life. There are opportunities for snorkeling.
Chatham Island, National Marine Museum Naval Marine Museum (Samudrika) – It is operated by the Indian Navy and you can have a peak at all the artifacts of this island paradise here including biodiversity, history, anthropology and exquisite marine life.
Chatham Saw Mill – It is Asia’s largest and oldest sawmill and located on Chatham Island, home of law area island harbor.
Anthropological Museum Simply the best museum in Port Blair and provide immense information about the island’s local municipal tribes.
Fishing Museum – exhibits artifacts of exquisite marine life over here.
What to Pack for Beaches?
Have you ever faced such a situation where you felt you should have packed it and it? Your holiday can be mitigated if you forget some basic necessities. So keep that few things in your bags before head out to explore this island beauty.
Swimwear: Although there is a great variety of attractions over here, your trip is not going to get completed unless you have a great time over the spectacular beaches. In the end it is a beach side spot, and you would have to come across a lot of sand, sea and sun. And if you plan a quick dip, do not forget to add beach wear at least some shorts. The beaches here are sunny and warm, so that the fabric should be light. Preferred options are:
Footwear – Again cant avoid taking in the sand and sea in mind while choosing your footwear. When you are traveling and sightseeing can wear whatever you are comfortable with. But when you are out there enjoying the sun-basking or a lazy day at the coast footwear must be something light, waterproof and especially not too expensive. Preferred options are
Sunscreen: With these amazing Andaman Holidays and Honeymoon packages that are arranged from all the major cities like Hyderabad, Mumbai, Ahmedabad will let you enjoy a lot of time on the beaches, indulge in some fun activities or waterspouts. And I would say, every beach is worth exploring. So it is advisable if your carry some sunscreen if your skin is vulnerable to the warm climate in order to avoid too much
Towels: When you are out there enjoying the beach, it would be better if you bring some towels to dry yourself after a quick dip in the water.
Activities to enjoy
It really was a thriving hub for adrenaline junkies and there were numerous adventures to indulge in.
It was the most fascinating experience of my Andaman trip to Havelock Island. Sailing like a fish, you will come close to an exciting world of underwater world of the Andaman sea. Watching these exquisite coral reefs and exceptional aquatic life would be a once in a lifetime experience for you.
There are endless opportunities for island camping in Andaman. All the essential facilities were provided by travel agents to camping at Radha Nagar Beach, Neil Island.
Adventures on Water Sports Complex
It is located in the city of Port Blair and offers various captivating underwater adventure. There was an artificial waterfall inside the complex, which was a great attraction. You can choose the activities according to your interests here.
Andaman is blessed with a unique thriving biodiversity and a tropical climate all year round. So wildlife sari was filled with exploration of the black species of plants, flowers, animals, birds and reptiles.