Glass Bottom Boat Rides in Andaman Islands
Glass bottom boat rides are pretty famous in the islands. These glass bottom boats are those boats that are specially made for exploring the marine life beneath the water from above. These boats have glass fitted bottoms from where you can have a clear view of the vibrant corals and the rich marine flora & fauna.
Glass bottom boat rides are a fun activity that can be availed to enjoy the stunning beauty of the world underwater without getting yourself wet. Explore the sea that is full of wonders waiting to charm you!! Take a ride on the luxurious speedboat that is made out of international quality standards and is absolutely safe and comfortable.
The glass-bottom boat rides can be availed by anyone i.e. is by both senior citizens and little kids. Anyone who is afraid or does not want to get into the water can hop on to the glass-bottom boats to admire the amazing corals and the vibrant fish. These speedboats are spacious, comfy and well equipped with all the safety standards to keep you safe throughout the trip. We suggest this ride to the ones who are afraid to get into the water or people who have health issues and for small kids who cannot indulge in diving or snorkeling. The clear and durable glass gives a sheer view of the remarkable corals and other marine life.
Best Places in Andamans for Glass Bottom Boat Rides
If you are a person who is not into water sports you can go for the glass-bottom boats and here the best places to avail the amazing glass-bottom rides in Andamans:
Glass bottom boat rides in Port Blair - North Bay & Jolly Buoy Islands
The North Bay Islands also known as Coral Island is rich in coral reserves. The view of the fringing reefs from the glass-bottom boats here in North Bay is astounding! North Bay is the closest to the city of Port Blair to avail of this ride.
Jolly Buoy Island is another beautiful island that has a stunning coral reserve that is opened only for 6 months in a year to keep the corals fresh and revived. The corals in Jolly buoy are untouched and pristine as very few people visit this place and it closed down for some time for the corals to revive. A glass-bottom boat ride in this crystal clear beach gives the best view of the eye-catching corals.
Glass-bottom Boat Ride in Havelock - Elephant Beach
The Elephant Beach in Havelock is another place where you can avail of the glass-bottom boat rides. The Elephant beach is the most visited beach for indulging in water sport activities at Havelock and the whole of the Andaman Islands. While you are at the Elephant Beach you can hop onto the glass-bottom boats to enjoy the beautiful corals instead of the other water sports.
Glass Bottom Boat ride in Neil Island - Bharatpur Beach
Bharatpur beach is where you can avail of the glass-bottom boat rides at Neil Islands. When you are in Neil Islands and want to explore the underwater wonders you opt for the glass-bottom rides.
Types of Glass-Bottom Boats
There are three types of Glass Bottom Boats and they are:
- The basic glass-bottom boat
This is a basic boat that has a glass that is fitted at the centre of the boat that gives you a clear view of the beautiful corals and marine species. You can avail of this ride at all the islands that are Jolly Buoy at Port Blair, Elephant Beach in Havelock and Bharatpur Beach at Neil. It is safe for kids and elders alike.
- The Coral Safari Semi-Submarine Ride:
Coral Safari is a semi-submarine that will take you into the deep waters to give you the most splendid view of the underwater world. The semi-submarine is a fully air-conditioned cabin and can accommodate a hundred visitors at once. It has huge glass windows that are inclined at 45 degrees to give you the best view of the vibrant corals and rich aquatic lives. It is amazing and is well suited for both adults and children. This ride can be availed at North Bay Island only and it is once in a lifetime experience so hop on to it and have a great time.
- Andaman Dolphin Glass Boat Ride:
The Dolphin glass boat is a high-speed glass bottom boat that is shaped like a dolphin. This ride gives you an exciting experience through the Andaman Sea. Board on this boat and enjoy the exotic, colorful and beautiful corals and rich marine lives of the island. The boat has a huge glass bottom at the centre of the boat where you can sit around it and enjoy the beauty of the deep waters of Andamans. This boat ride is available at North Bay Island only and is suitable for both kids and elders.
So, when you are at the islands and do not want to enter the water due to fear or any other health reasons as such you can always go for the glass-bottom boat rides to enjoy the marvelous beauty beneath the sea.