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How is Andaman Islands as a tourist destination?

The Andaman Islands are one of the best places in India for tourism-related activities. You have all the varied kind of experiences, amazing cuisines and lovely hospitality to get yourself a once in a lifetime island experience.

The island hosts a great number of things  :

1) One of Asia’s best beaches, Radhanagar Beach. White sand beach with turquoise waters attracts tourist all over the globe. A Blue Flag certified beach in Andaman

2) The only swimming Elephant in Asia, Rajan. Well, he expired in 2016 actually.

3) The best coral reefs where you can go for advanced and beginner Scuba Diving courses.

4)Sea Walk – Under water walk at a depth of 10 meters gives you an experience of Moon walk. Well, you can just walk here with basic setup.

5) Trips to offbeat islands that are very unique such as Long Island, Little Andaman and Diglipur

6) Game Fishing around virgin islands.

7) Aboriginal Tribes such as Jarawa, Ongi, Sentenelse, Shompen, Nicobarese. Make a note that travelers are STRICTLY not allowed to interact with any of the aboriginal tribes of Andaman Islands.

8) Baratang Island Limestone Caves and Mud Volcano. This is where you may see a member from the Jarawa tribe. Be cautious not to take pictures of the tribes else you might get in trouble from the Andaman authorities.

10) India’s only active volcano, Barren Island. You can take one of the private boats or shared boat to visit this place.

12) Raman and Alfred Caves – Said to be still unexplored till its depth because of the complexity involved to reach down, Saddle Peak – Highest Peak in the Andaman archipelago and Ross and Smith Island– Adjoining Sand bar between 2 islands. These are hosted in the North part of Andaman Islands, Diglipur.

All these apart from the common beach side activities, which is usually available around any beachside destination. You can explore the amazing list of various things to do in Andaman Islands to know more about how is Andaman as a tourist destination