The Andaman and Nicobar Islands is a cluster of 572 islets, located in the east of mainland India. This Indian archipelago is known for its palm-lined coasts, sandy white beaches and unalloyed natural beauty. The indigenous Andamanese people occupy a few remote islands and are amongst the very few tribes that have been virtually untouched by the modern civilization. Known as the “Sentinelese” people these are currently the only known tribes to not have reached further than a Paleolithic level of technology.
One of the top Indian holiday destinations for beach lovers, Andaman Islands offers adrenaline-pumping adventure and laidback luxuries and everything in between. People from all over India and the world flock to Andaman between Septembers and March as this is the best time to visit the islands. These islands are home to a large number of endemic species of flora and fauna. The Mahatma Gandhi Marine National park covers 15 islands of which just two are open to tourists. Jolly Buoy Island, a part of the national park is a must visit for those marine life enthusiasts who want to see the pristine underwater corals teeming with life. One of the major attractions in the Andaman Islands are the mud volcanoes of Baratang Island. It’s no wonder why Andaman is on every nature lovers bucket list.
Whether you are looking for a fun-filled family vacation or searching that perfect place for a romantic getaway or just want an adventure stuffed holiday with your friends, you must definitely consider this fantastic cluster of islands. There are numerous sightseeing and endless thrilling options like snorkelling, parasailing, jet skiing, scuba diving and more of such things that will want to put on your swimsuits and pack your bags right away. And for those looking for pure luxury, there are well organize cruises that are nothing short of a dream. With iTraveller you can customize and plan a perfect holiday tailored to suit your needs. Just try it out!