Must Experience Water Sports Activities in Andaman
The blue waters, deep green forests, and white sand beaches are the most talked-about things about the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. But one aspect of this place that is not part of the regular conversation is the water sports activities of these islands. These islands are home to some of the best marine life, and you can experience it with ease through the water sports activities in Andaman.
But the question is, which activities should you try out when you are here? Let’s find out.
List of Most Desirable Water Sports Activities in Andaman
Here is a list of water sports activities in Andaman that you can explore during your trip –
· Scuba Diving
Scuba diving is the most thrilling water sports activity across the globe, and the Andaman Islands are not excluded from it. It gives you the scope to explore the endless beauty of the marine biodiversity of Andaman. You can get a chance to explore the coral reefs, colourful fish herds, sea cows, and other creatures. The PADI-certified trainers will help you to acquire the basic skills for this activity. The best places for Scuba diving in the Andaman Islands are Havelock Island (Swaraj Dweep), North Bay Island, and Neil Island (Shaheed Deep). So, do not forget to include it in your next Andaman tour package.
· Boat Scuba Diving at Havelock Island
Boat Scuba Diving at Havelock Island (Swaraj Dweep) opens the doors to discover the mysterious underwater world of the Andaman Islands! Don’t be scared if you don’t know how to swim. This activity doesn’t require any prior swimming experience. Every boat scuba diving package comes with a training session. The certified Dive Masters will provide the training for you. Moreover, with this activity, you will get an outstanding opportunity to preserve your underwater memories for the future. That means you can get the photos and videos of your scuba diving moments later. The experts who will accompany you within the deep water will click photos and record videos for you. So, let’s hurry up and start your boat scuba diving with us!
With kayaking, you can explore the rich biodiversity of the mangrove forests of Andaman. Kayaking across the narrow path of the lagoons not only allows you to explore the natural elements of these islands while listening to the chattering of the birds. But that’s not all; it also gives you peace as you wander into the serenity of the jungle. The entire ride takes around 2 hours and 30 minutes, and you can include it as a part of your honeymoon trip for a unique experience.
Havelock Island, Port Blair, Neil Island, and Ross Island (Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Dweep) are the best places for kayaking. Moreover, you will get other options for kayaking in Andaman, such as night kayaking and bioluminescence night kayaking.
· Sea Kart
If you love to ride on the emerald blue sea water of Andaman, a sea kart is a good option for you. Anyone can drive a sea kart under the guidance of a professional instructor, but the seakarts are designed to carry three people at once. The sea kart starts from Corbyn’s Cove Beach of Andaman. You can include seakarting in your Andaman tour package for a different yet thrilling experience.
Parasailing is a perfect blend of air and water activity. It gives you a memorable flying experience in the sky of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Floating like a kite gives you a picturesque view of the coastline and blue water. You will be attached to a huge, colourful parachute called the Parasail wing for this sport. The parachute will be attached to a speedboat floating on the sea. Once the boat speeds up, you will get airborne.
You must undergo a training session before starting your parasailing activity. Parasailing is available at Corbyn’s Cove Beach in Andaman.
· Sea Walk
Sea walking is one of the significant water sports activities in Andaman. It’s one of the safe and convenient ways to explore the exotic coral reefs and fishes in the sea with your family and friends! Generally, you go about 20-25 feet in the sea for this activity, and you can make it a part of your Andaman family package for a memorable experience.
· Game Fishing
The Andaman and Nicobar Islands are breeding grounds for a plethora of fish, including Blue Marlin, Yellowfin Tuna, Dogtooth Tuna, and more. Thus, these islands have become great places for game fishing. This water sport is full of adventure, excitement, and surprise. You can even find some giant fish (more than 20 kg) in the Andaman environment. Some of these islands have excellent spots for drop-offs and jigging, which is best suited for catching fish like Giant Trevally.
· Jet Ski
Jet Ski is one of the most popular water sports in Andaman. This adrenaline-filled activity helps you ride over the waves and explore the gorgeous beauty of the islands. Jet Ski in the Andaman Islands is available at Corbyn’s Cove Beach, Havelock Island (Swaraj Dweep) and Port Blair.
· Glass Bottom Boat Ride
Glass bottom boats are specially made for exploring the rich marine life, including coral, fish, and other flora and fauna of the water under the sea. These specially created boats have a glass panel at their bottom, so you will get a transparent view of the vibrant marine life. The glass bottom boat ride is the safest way to view the undiscovered sea life without getting wet! This ride is available at Havelock Island (Swaraj Dweep) and Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep). So, when you book your next Andaman tour package from Kolkata, make sure you are including this activity.
IsleWalk – Your Water Sporting Partner at Andaman
Isle Walk is a reputable tour and travel management company in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. It offers a wide range of tour packages for families, groups, and honeymoons. It’s a member of the Andaman Association of Tour Operators (AATO) and provides customised travel solutions as per its customers’ requirements. Also, it offers plenty of water sports activities for the travellers and helps them create memories of a lifetime.
So, these are some of the best and most popular water sports in Andaman. Anyone who loves to explore the marine biodiversity of Andaman should opt for these activities for a unique experience.
If you need any clarification about your Andaman trip, please feel free to call us. We’re happy to answer any of your questions. Contact us details: 9434282041 / 9933204095.