Andaman is a popular group of islands comprising major part of the union territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Andaman tour is considered one of the most romantic travel destination in the world because of a legion of pristine beaches as well as tourist attractions. Sparkling blue waters, adventure activities, national parks, caves, historic monuments and beautiful churches are few major attractions of this ideal vacation spot that you can look forward while visiting Andaman Nicobar. Here are some of the major places to visit in Andaman & Nicobar
Bharatpur beach is Located near the Neil islands that is popular for white shores and coral reefs. Mornings and evenings are the best times to visit this beach for snorkeling enthusiast. Also, you hammock and a book and enjoy calm and cool sea breeze by going through a book lying on a hammock.
Located at Port Blair, Cellular jail is also known as Kaala Paani. It is one of the most visited places and the main purpose of building this prison was solitary confinement of prisoners. 7 wings designed in a criss-cross pattern are built in a way that makes it easy for guards monitoring the prisoners. Many popular freedom fighters like Veer Savarkar and Batukeshwar Dutt were imprisoned in Cellular jail. Now it has been converted into a hospital for serving local people.
Marina Park and Aquarium
Marina Park is located at Port Blair and it is also known as ‘Samudrika Marine Museum’. It is a frequently visited place which is managed by the Indian navy. The reason of establishing this was creating awareness regarding conservation of aquatic life in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. This park has five sections including history of Andaman Islands, archaeology, geographical information, marine life and people information. Moreover, miniature models of the islands as well as different kinds of unique aqua flora and fauna are also displayed here. This park remains open for tourists between 9.00 am to 12.00 am and 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm except Monday.
It is located on the western coast of Havelock islands and counted among the most popular beaches of India. You would definitely fall in love with sparkling blue waters. Also, you can enjoy boating, fishing, snorkeling, scuba diving and various other adventure activities on this beach. Serene environment of this beach is just perfect for couples.
Other than this, Mud Volcano, Barren Island, Neil Island, Viper Island, Limestone Caves, Anthropological Museum, Elephant Beach, The Great Nicobar Island, Nicobar Lighthouse Indira Point, Car Nicobar and Katchal are other beautiful places to be visited at Andaman Nicobar Island. Andaman Nicobar tours provided by Holiday Knock lets you have an opportunity explore relaxing and quaint beaches and unique flora and fauna of Andaman & Nicobar.