Andaman & Nicobar group of islands are like sparkling jewels, floating in isolation amidst the azure blue water of Bay of Bengal. The gorgeous green surroundings, captivating corals reefs, soft sands, bright sun, smooth water, gently swaying coconut trees, rich forests and smooth sea waves all around, makes for a heavenly ambience. This tropical paradise is sure to steal your heart at the very first sight of yours. Be in the lap of the nature here and check out the wildlife sanctuaries, tribal reserves, national parks, copious mangroves, exotic wild orchids, dugong, dolphin, whale, fishes, sea turtles and more. The beaches at Andaman & Nicobar captivates the sights of every single tourist to this land. The sandy beaches with sun and sea makes for an ideal beach holiday destination throughout the world. This eco friendly tourist destination is indeed a paradise for the ecologists as well as the nature lovers.
» Harminder Bay Beach :
At a distance of 100 km from Port Blair the state capital, the picturesque beach at Hut Bay Island can be easily accessed by ship from Port Blair. This beach is a complete package for the sand, sea and sun lovers.
» Karmatang Beach : Situated at Mayabunder, towards north of Middle Andaman, the Karnatang Beach is 240-km by road and 136-km by boat from Port Blair. The beach here is the nesting ground of the turtles.
» Ramnagar Beach : The Ramnagar Beach on the Diglipur Island of the Andaman’s group, is connected by two daily boat services from Mayabunder and twice a week from Port Blair. The sandy beach is a fine location for beach enthusiasts around the world.
» Climate : The climate at Andaman & Nicobar Islands is tropical throughout the year. The humidity level is relatively high between — 70% to 90%. The maximum and minimum temperature at Andaman & Nicobar is 31 degree C and 23 degree C respectively throughout the year.
Way to Andaman & Nicobar Islands
» By Air : Port Blair is connected with Chennai and Kolkata by air. At present, Alliance Air and Jet Airways too operates flights to Andaman & Nicobar. Alliance Air operates on Chennai-Port Blair-Chennai route on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday & Friday and on Kolkata-Port Blair -Kolkata route on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday. Jet Airways too operates flights every day on Chennai — Port Blair — Chennai line.
» By Sea : Passenger ship services are available to Port Blair from Chennai, Kolkata and Vishakhapatnam and back on regular basis. There are three to four sailings every month from Kolkata and Chennai to Port Blair and vice-versa. There is one sailing from Vishakhapatnam in a month.