Andaman & Nicobar group of islands
are like sparkling jewels, floating in isolation amidst the azure blue
water of Bay of Bengal. The string of 300 islands that comprises the
Union Territory of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India lies in the middle
of the Bay of Bengal. The islands are ethnically not a part of India for
until quite recently they were only inhabited by indigenous people.
These islands are often called the "perfect tropical paradise"
Beaches of Cinque
Island : Yet another excursion,
in a slightly different direction, is the one to Cinque Island situated
25 kilometers south of Port Blair. If water sports fascinate you, this
is the direction to head for. Cinque offers good opportunities for scuba
diving, snorkeling and windsurfing. The shallow seas around the island
are rich in corals and there are some fine, unspoiled beaches. If you
are lucky, you could be greeted by frolicking dolphins. A day at each of
these islands will suffice to quench the appetite of most for the sea.
But the experience always leaves the visitors with an uneasy feeling.
the feeling to long for the more and more of the same
Beaches of port Blair
Wandur National Park
Beaches of Cinque Island
Beaches Havelock and Neil Islands
Scuba Diving in the Andamans
Chatham Saw Mill
How to Reach
By Air: Andaman and Nicobar Island has airport at Port Blair, which
is connected to Kolkata and Chennai by regular flights. Some of the
prominent Airlines that offer services to the Andaman and Nicobar
Islands are Indian Airlines, Jet Airways and Air Deccan.
By Sea: As the Andaman and Nicobar Islands lie in the Bay of
Bengal, it is a great experience to reach Andaman and Nicobar Islands by
Ship. If you want to make your Andaman trip more exciting, there are
regular passenger ship services for Port Blair from Chennai, Kolkata and