Things to Do in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Scuba Diving

Scuba diving in Andaman is one of those experiences for which you keep waiting all your life. It is a unique and rejuvenating experience which mere words cannot express. You get to see the corals in their natural habitat swaying their heads and flaunting their colors. The sight of those colorful corals, fishes, turtles and many more is enchanting. The marine life of the Andaman and Nicobar islands is very rich in their variety of flora and fauna.

The coral ecosystem which rests under the waters of Andaman and Nicobar is one of the richest in the world and the specialty is they have not been damaged by human activities. Scuba diving is the only comfortable way to see them. Each and every Andaman tourism package provides the facility of scuba diving and they send a professional diver with you. Basically it is very safe. All you have to do is listen to the instructor and enjoy the experience.


Snorkeling is a good recreational water sport which is becoming immensely popular slowly and gradually. Owing to the available facilities in almost all the islands of the Andaman and Nicobar, snorkeling is gaining popularity. Even if you cannot swim, still you can indulge in snorkeling. With just a little training and practice you can easily dive to about 8 to 10 feet under water, enjoying the unique experience of snorkeling.

While indulging in snorkeling, you will be equipped with a j-shaped tube called a snorkel and swim-fins. The snorkel only helps you to draw in precious breaths of air while the swim-fins help you to remain afloat. A swim suit is necessary when you are snorkeling in chilled waters. Snorkeling gives the chance of exploring the enigmatic marine territories of Andaman and Nicobar islands. It has a spectacular reserve of gorgeous corals and majestic species of underwater flora and fauna. If you love the multi-colored corals then the Jolly Bouy and Redskin islands would not disappoint you.


The Andaman and Nicobar islands are blessed with the presence of many stupendous knolls which serve as the sight for trekking. Trekking is becoming more popular day by day. The Andaman tourism is also playing an important role in popularizing it. Today it is one of the most sought-after adventure sport in the Andaman and Nicobar islands. The equipments for trekking are easily available from the Andaman Teal House. Trekking is also known as 'tramping' or 'bushwalking' or 'backpacking' here.

There are many trekking routes in the Andaman and Nicobar islands but the most sought-after route is the rocky stretch of terrain that extends from the hammock known as Mount Harriet and Madhuban. This plot of land houses a splendid variety flora and fauna, a nature enthusiast's ideal destination. However, the other routes also have opulent natural wealth that will win your heart.


Island camping is a very popular recreational activity in the Andaman and Nicobar islands. Camping in the pristine beaches or in the dense forests is the most unique way of enjoying the beauty of the Andaman and Nicobar islands. If you are an adrenalin freak then you should definitely go for camping while you are there.

The emerald green water and the clear blue sky rejuvenates your mind, body and soul. Tourists generally gather in front of the beach front forests to carry out island camping. Travelers who like to take chances often blend camping with backpacking which further enhances the vigor of the stay. The Andaman tourism provides the tourists with all the required equipments for camping and backpacking. One can easily get hold of them on hire. Honeymoon couples often like to camp in the pristine beaches and enjoy the beauty of the picturesque environment.

Andaman Islands

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Havelock Island
Havelock Island
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Neil Island
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Andaman Beaches

Harminder Bay Beach
Harminder Bay Beach
The Harminder beach is 100 kilometers from Port Blair. The beach is famous for the beaches...
RadhaNagar Beach
Radhanagar Beach
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Andaman Attractions

Port Blair
Port Blair
Port Blair is the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands union territory of India...
Stone House Ooty
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The Corbyn's cove is a small and beautiful beach which lays 10kilometres southeast...

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Andaman Things to Do

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Scuba Diving
Scuba diving in Andaman is one of those experiences for which you keep waiting...
Snorkeling andaman
Snorkeling is a good recreational water sport which is becoming immensely popular...

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