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How To Reach Diglipur, Mayabunder, Rangat, Baratang and Long Island From Port Blair, Neil or Havelock

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Andaman route map
I get so many emails and messages that ask the same question – how to reach Diglipur/Mayabunder/Rangat from Port Blair/Havelock. Today’s post would answer all your questions. To understand the routes, you must first take a look at the map of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Below is a rough idea to tell you the...

Experience Sea Walk at North Bay Island in Andamans

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sea walk
The word ‘Sea Walk’ in itself gives goose bumps. Walking under the sea on the sea bed is something everyone would like to experience. I, for one, would love to do it all the time and Every. Single. Day. In 2006, I was in Mauritius for a fortnight and there we went to a...

Limestone Caves in Diglipur – Alfred Caves

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Alfred Limestone Caves
Today’s post is very special. Mainly because the place that I am going to feature today is one that is least known in Andaman and Nicobar Islands despite the fact that it has the potential of beating Discovery Channel’s narrowest limestone caves findings. Andaman and Nicobar Islands are indeed a God’s blessings. The narrow...

Aerial View of Andamans

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Aerial view of Oman
Andamans is one place that looks pristine from all the three views. It looks amazing from land, super beautiful when you look at a beach or an island while travelling in sea and it looks God’s best gift to mankind when you take an aerial view of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The best way...

Visit Andamans to Experience a Variety of Modes of Transport

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Andamans- Heli view
I was having a casual discussion with my friend and I figured out that Andamans has the most varied modes of transport to travel within Andamans. Just to highlight one more feature of Andaman’s varsity, here are the various different modes of travel that you can experience only in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.SeaPlane Andaman...

India’s First SeaPlane operates in Andamans

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seaplane
This post announces the commencement of seaplane in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. It is Amphibian. It can take off and land on water and as well as on land! This is Sea Plane that has seen it’s first ever operation in India – in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The Sea Plane is unique in...

Know the Jharwa tribe of Andamans

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Jharwa tribe
Whole last week I did not post anything on the blog. Reason – I was travelling. We travelled to Port Blair from Diglipur by road and came back a couple of days later, again by road. (Diglipur is 300 kms North of Port Blair). Let me tell you a bit about Andaman’s geography first....

Turtle Nesting in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

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Turtle Nesting at Kalipur Beach
Andaman and Nicobar Islands are also home to thousands of turtles during their nesting period. During the winter months of Dec/Jan, turtle nesting takes place in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Turtle Nesting mainly takes place at Kalipur beach, Diglipur, Ramanagar Beach at Diglipur and also at Karmatang beach at Mayabunder. Apart from these, turtle nesting...

India’s only active Mud Volcanoes – in Andaman and Nicobar Islands!

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Mud Volcanoes
I think the most important thing that Andamans can be proud of is ACTIVE MUD VOLCANOES! Yes, you read it right. These are active volcanoes that spill out mud. There are two active mud volcanoes in entire Andaman and Nicobar region. One is found at Diglipur and the other is located at Baratang. As...