Explore The Andaman Islands

The Andaman Islands are a tropical paradise that offer a perfect blend of relaxation and adventure. This archipelago has over 500 islands that promise a plethora of experiences for travelers who want to make their journey unforgettable.

Let’s explore the Andaman Islands through the eyes of a traveler and discover the top activities that will create lasting memories.

1. Discover the Underwater World:

For avid snorkelers and divers, the Andaman Islands are a dream come true. You can witness a kaleidoscope of marine life by diving or snorkeling in the crystal-clear waters. Havelock Island offers fantastic snorkeling opportunities at places like Elephant Beach and Radhanagar Beach, while Neil Island is known for its diverse marine ecosystem.

2. Radhanagar Beach:

Ranked among the world’s best beaches, Radhanagar Beach on Havelock Island is a serene escape. You can sink your toes into the powdery white sands, gaze at the breathtaking sunset, and relish the tranquility. Radhanagar is the perfect spot for a leisurely stroll or a quiet afternoon of beachcombing.

3. Trek through Lush Forests:

For those craving adventure on terra firma, the Andaman’s lush forests offer exhilarating trekking experiences. You can head to Mount Harriet National Park for a trek that unveils panoramic views of the archipelago. The journey through dense forests, alive with the calls of exotic birds, adds a touch of wilderness to your island escapade. The Chidiyatapu, which translates to Bird Island, is a sanctuary in Port Blair. Enjoy trekking to Mundapahad and on the way spot various bird species exotic to the islands.

4. Historical Sojourn to Cellular Jail:

The Cellular Jail in Port Blair is a poignant reminder of India’s struggle for independence and its light and sound show transports visitors back in time, narrating the stories of resilience and sacrifice. Delve into the rich history of the Andaman Islands with a visit to this historical gem. We would also recommend visiting the famous Veer Savarkar cell in Cellular Jail to pay your respects. It is said that the time stands still at Cellular Jail as these walls have witnessed the agony of the prisoners during the British era. Here is a link to the official website of Andaman & Nicobar Administration for Light & Sound details. Click Here.

5. Island Hopping Extravaganza:

The Andaman archipelago is a treasure trove of islands waiting to be explored. You can hop aboard a ferry and venture to Neil Island, known for its coral formations and natural rock formations like the Howrah Bridge. Ross Island, once the administrative headquarters during the British era, is another historical gem accessible by boat. However the untouched and few of the most beautiful white sand and golden sand beaches are accessible only by Charter Boat. If you are group of friends & family travelling together and can afford these trips, it is definitely worth it..!

6. Water Adventures at North Bay Island:

The most sought place for for water adventures in Port Blair is said to be Corbyn’s Cove. But when it comes to exploring the Andaman Islands, we recommend the North Bay Island which is the perfect playground for thrill-seekers who want to enjoy water sports. It is just 15 mins boat ride away from the Mahatma Gandhi Water Sports Complex in Port Blair. From sea walking and snorkeling to jet skiing and banana boat rides, this island ensures an adrenaline-packed day. The plus is that unlike Carbyn’s Cove you get to dive into the turquoise waters and let the adventurer in you run wild. The water complex is just 5 mins away from SeaShell Port Blair.

7. Charter Boat Game Fishing Experience:

Charter a boat for an unforgettable game fishing experience if you seek the thrill of the open sea. The Andaman Islands boast some of the best game fishing grounds in the world. Cast your line into the deep blue and try your luck with species like marlins, tuna, and sailfish as you revel in the excitement of the open water. This is for both experienced and newbie anglers. Andaman Island Spirit Charter Pvt. Ltd. is one of the most reputable Game fishing Boat Charters in Andaman Islands. Here is the link to their website. Click Here.

8. Barren Island: Active Volcano

Explore the Andaman islands most unique adventure -The Barren Island. Home to the only active volcano in South Asia, witness the volcanic activity and marvel at the rugged, untouched landscape on a boat trip to this remote marvel. Barren Island offers a surreal experience for those seeking the raw beauty of nature. One of the most beautiful dive sites in the world is at Barren Island. To reach here you must charter a boat from Port Blair or Havelock Island. For your stay, you can either choose SeaShell havelock , best beach resort in Havelock Islands in Havelock or SeaShell Coral Cove, a boutique property near Port Blair Airport.

9. Indulge in Local Cuisine:

No travel experience is complete without savoring the local flavors. The Andaman’s culinary scene boasts a delectable fusion of seafood and regional delicacies. You can sample fresh catches or explore the bustling markets in Port Blair for a taste of authentic Andamanese cuisine. Andaman Fish Curry, Stir fry Crab, Lobsters are some of the unique delicacies you can try when in Andaman Islands. Bonova Cafe & Pub at SeaShell Havelock is one of the top & Tripadvisor rated restaurant to try Seafood.


The Andaman Islands promise a journey that transcends the ordinary, with unparalleled beauty and diverse offerings. Whether you’re seeking the thrill of underwater exploration, the serenity of pristine beaches, or the richness of cultural history, these islands have it all. So pack your bags, embrace the island vibes, and let the Andaman adventure unfold before you.