Glittering like emeralds in the Bay of Bengal, Andaman is an archipelago situated in the east of Indian mainland. Tucked far away from the mainland area, Andaman is snugly nestled among evergreen forests. Andaman tour packages offer you an unforgettable experience in this heaven of calmness and serenity. Boasting of immensely rich flora and fauna, this archipelago truly is a gift of nature to humanity. These pristine islands are famous among tourists as an escapade from the humdrum of daily life, practically in the middle of nowhere.
Among hundreds of islands of this archipelago, only a few are open for tourism. Family and honeymoon holidays in Andaman is equally memorable as much as it is enjoyable for backpackers. Havelock Islands are a major attraction among tourists exploring Andaman. Set against a backdrop of lush forests, Radhanagar Beach, Beach 5, Neil’s Cove and Kalapathar Beach are a few of those gems hidden in the treasure trove of Havelock.
Holding significant historical importance, Ross Island is enveloped in dense forests. Ruins from the Victorian era can be found in every nook and cranny of Ross Island.
This used to be the administrative headquarters for the British in Andaman. Other attractions of Andaman include Cellular Jail National Memorial, Little Andaman Lighthouse, mud volcanoes of Baratang Island and Elephant Beach.
Some of the top things to do with Andaman holiday packages include snorkelling, scuba diving, birdwatching and exploring the islands on bicycle. The Andaman Islands offer one of the best scuba diving and snorkelling opportunities in all of South Asia. Lazing around on the white sands, taking in the breathtaking scenery and leisurely walks in this paradise of nature are also soul-stirring experiences.
This remote union territory is accessible by air and sea. The capital city, Port Blair is well connected with major Indian cities by air. Passenger ships from Chennai, Visakhapatnam and Kolkata to Port Blair are also available.