India is full of surprises which never fails to entertain a true traveler. Be it the exotic beaches or the desserts, the mountains or the vibrant cities, there is something for everyone here. And one such amazing and not so explored destination is Andaman and Nicobar Islands, while the other being the famous Lakshadweep Island.
Andaman and Nicobar– The paradise island which is also Union Territory of India is one of the most beautiful islands of the country. Consisting of 572 islands of which only 38 are habitat. Andaman and Nicobar are often termed as ‘Maldives of India’ as the island has crystal clear blue water and white sand.
There are many islands which you can visit from here like the famous Neil island and the Havelock island. You can also enjoy a luxurious ferry ride to reach these islands. Apart from that you can engage in various water and adventure sports. But snorkeling is always on top of the list every tourist who visits these islands. If you love snorkeling then Havelock island is what you should visit.
Port Blair is the capital of Andaman Island and has many tourist places to visit like the famous cellular jail, Andaman Water sports complex, Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park, Mini Zoo and many more.
Lakshadweep islands- Lakshadweep island is another famous beach designation of India. This Union Territory consists of 36 island groups. Water sports activities such as snorkeling, scuba diving, surfing, kayaking, canoeing, water skiing, yachting and night sea voyages are popular activities among tourists.
You can reach Lakshadweep by air with Agatti Aerodrome being the only airport on the island. Or you can also take different cruise lines to reach the island.