Andaman and Nicobar islands are the perfect heartwarming travel destination curled up at the core of the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea. For a long time, this place has been enchanting tourists to take its majestic beauty. It is the ideal place for the person who loves the coast and beautiful beaches.
During your visit in Andaman you cannot resist yourself, since while traversing through the soft sands, white exotic beaches, glinting deep blue and green water, witnessing lovely tall coconut trees tossing up and down along the sea, adventurous forest life and many such exquisite scenes are always there to render you a warm company far from the hustle and bustle of metropolises.
The ideal time to visit
The best time to plan your cozy trip in Andaman is from October to April, although, in Christmas and New Year this place is crowded by tourists and their commotions. So try to avoid the peak seasons to get a peaceful trip.
The climate in Andaman and Nicobar Islands
As this is a coastal area, you can enjoy a tropical climate here throughout the year. During summer (i.e. April-June) the temperature remains 240C – 330C, the weather remains very humid then.
During monsoon (i.e. May-September) the temperature ranges between 220C – 350C. During monsoon, the weather remains very romantic and charming.
The winter durability is from December – February. But the chilling cold sensation cannot be felt here. Despite the fact, the temperature remains 20°C – 30°C, we can majorly experience predominantly two seasons here.
Why choose Andaman?
Andaman and Nicobar Islands is famous for its beautiful, captivating sight-scenes and the bunch of islands located here. The place has some historical significance also. Not only from India, but people from various countries around the world also come here to enjoy this wonderful Union Territory of India. Besides being considered this place as a tourist spot, there are some other facets to signify which are discussed below –
This is place is ideal for a newly married couple, often they choose Andaman for their honeymoon.
This is the dream place for trekkers as the places are perfect for wonderful trekking.
People from several corners of the world come here to enjoy adventurous water sports especially Scuba Diving.
Luxury Tours includes Andaman for its charming landscapes and adventurous destinations.
How to reach Andaman and Nicobar Islands?
Earlier, we have mentioned that Port Blair is the capital of Andaman and Nicobar Island. Many flights are available to Port Blair from the metropolises like Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi, and Bangalore. Besides, flights are also available from North India and Visakhapatnam in South India.
You can also get to Andaman and Nicobar Island by sea. The voyage takes almost 70 hours or little more than that. Ships are available from Kolkata and Chennai. You need to pre-register your name before your journey. But it is not so easeful journey as compared to flight especially if you have small kids with you.
Top destinations in Andaman and Nicobar Islands
In the list, the first place which comes up is the Cellular Jail. It is the most popular place in Andaman. Today, this place is still carrying the red accounts of the brutality of the British’s to the Natives.Some other tourist attractions are –
Swaraj Dweep (Havelock Island), Elephant beach, Kalapathar beach, Shaheed Dweep (Neil Island), Baratang Island, Diglipur Island, Jolly Bouy Island, Forest museum, Gandhi Park, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Dweep (Ross Island British Capital) , North Bay Island, Aberdeen Bazaar, Corbyn’s Cove beach, Mount Harriet National Park, Rajiv Gandhi water sports complex etc.
Journey to Andaman and Nicobar is very audacious because the more you listen to the stories and see the pictures the better it will entice you towards it. Nevertheless, you should be very careful about every step. Especially, if you have kids, you should be more attentive in sea-beaches, small ship voyages in islands. When you are boarding by cars along the forests or the Jarawa areas, be sure that the glasses of your car is turned up completely.