The beautiful and stunning islands of Andaman and Nicobar offer you sparkling seas, sunny skies, golden beaches, and abundant natural wonders. It is a perfect destination for a honeymoon, and also attracts those visitors who love to stay in a peaceful environment barely touched by commercialization. The pleasant weather around the year in Andaman adds to the appeal of this place. Not to forget, the scrumptious seafood and mind-boggling places to visit in Andaman that leave you wanting for more.
If you have made up your mind to book an Andaman Nicobar tour package, make sure you have the following attractions in Andaman on your itinerary to enjoy a splendid vacation.
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The infamous word “kaala pani” that you must have heard since childhood refers to the Cellular Jail in Port Blair. It was a colonial prison in the British era where Indian Freedom Fighters were exiled. Many political dissidents were once jailed here. Though many parts of this jail were damaged during World War II, still it stands tall to remind us of its past. The light and sound show here is a must-watch for any tourist visiting the Andaman Islands. It takes place everyday in Hindi (5:30 pm to 6:30 pm) and English (6:45 pm to 7:45 pm) except Monday when the jail remains closed.
Radhanagar Beach is a gem of Havelock Island. Also crowned as ‘Asia’s Best Beach’ by TIME magazine, the turquoise blue waters, breathtaking sunset views, and white sand of this beach charms you completely. Indulge in sunbathing or swimming here for a refreshing experience. It is one of the topmost places to visit in Andaman for its splendid beauty and surrounding green cover.
Also read: A Honeymoon Guide To Andaman Islands
Rajiv Gandhi Water Sports Complex
For all the water sports enthusiasts, Rajiv Gandhi Water Sports Complex is a must-visit place in Andaman. Located in Port Blair, this complex offers you numerous water sports options like banana boat rides, jet-skiing, parasailing, speedboat rides, and much more. Whether you’ve tried these rides before or not, you can try your hands at it here as the staff is exceptionally well-trained. You are also given safety instructions and provided with safety equipment before you start on any water sport. If you are a honeymooning couple, make sure to get this place included in your Andaman honeymoon package. It promises a day full of fun, thrill, and excitement.
An offbeat destination in Andaman, Diglipur is known for its spectacular natural beauty. It is an ideal spot for honeymooners looking for secluded, scenic places. Well connected by Grand Trunk Road, you can take a private bus or cab to reach here. Pathi Level Beach, Turtle Nesting Point, Diglipur Church, and Kalipur Beach are some popular places to visit in Diglipur. You must explore Chalis Ek Caves and the Alfred Caves for their rustic charm. Don’t expect much luxury in Diglipur as the place is all about natural beauty. On the plus side, you may find many spots to have some cozy moments with your partner.
Ross Island is a treat for all history buffs and photography enthusiasts. Fondly called the ‘Paris of the East’ by the Britishers, the glory and beauty of this small island were wrecked during World War II. But, you can still see the remnants of old buildings such as the church, British mansions, and the market. Many machine-gun nests can also be spotted on the island. You can easily visit Ross Island by taking the ferry service from Port Blair. Also, you will find deer, peacock, and rabbits roaming freely on this island, adding to the beautiful surroundings of this island.