Andaman coral reefs
Islands are the most amazing creation of God and what can be better for vacation than an island. The marvellous and tall coconut and palm trees add to the exquisite and majesty of an island. This island destination is one of the most beautiful island destinations for a perfect vacation is the Andaman and Nicobar islands. Andaman is definitely paradise on Earth. The Andaman Islands are a perfect destination for a relaxed tour where the visitors can enjoy the peace from the soothing noise of the waves and the splendid weather because of the sea.
Location-The Andaman and Nicobar islands are part of India and lay a splendid spread in the Bay of Bengal. Lined with palm trees, located in the south eastern region of Bay of Bengal. The Andaman and Nicobar is a cluster of islands which is more than 500 islands.
Market-Also one can enjoy shopping at the local markets here however costs are higher as it is an island area. The sagarika emporium is a good spot to shop for souvenirs. Aberdeen Bazaar is another hot spot to get some shopping done.
Weather-Andaman and Nicobar Island a destination which has tourists all over the year. There is no drastic temperature fluctuations and is usually always pleasant. The best time to visit Andaman and Nicobar Island is November to mid-May. However because of the high tidal waves, incessant rains and strong winds Monsoons are recommended to be avoided. Summers of Andaman and Nicobar are mildly warm.
Famous Food– Fish curry, prawn dishes and Amritsari Kulcha are very famous here.
The beauty of the island-
They are famous for their rich marine life, natural beauty, and the adventure sports. The tourists from far off places love spending their time here on this island with their family and friends. The Andaman Islands are well known for its natural beauty and uniqueness and are covered with forests, hillside rocks, white beaches, and white sand which is beyond beautiful. One of the chief attractions of this place is the coral reefs. The fringing and multicolour coral reefs highlight the sea’s wealth.
It goes without saying that if you are a Nature lover, you are bound to appreciate Andaman. The picturesque beaches with white sands and pristine waters are sure to make the best of your memories. Because of the sea, there are a lot of water activities done. Water activities include snorkelling, Scuba diving, parasailing, jet skiing, underwater walking and glass bottom boat riding.
The awestruck splendour of coral reefs-
Snorkelling is a popular adventure sport here. One can use their own snorkelling equipment or can hire it for several trips. To guarantee one doesn’t get lost in the limitless sea, watching for corals, there are a lot of qualified sea divers who can guide you along and in case you do not know swimming, these people are a definite help. You can simply hold onto them and watch out for corals under the sea while they do all the difficult work of diving and guiding you to places which have excellent coral growths. Corals are primarily a colony of living animals seen in the marine water and are abundant in nutrients. The structures are from the calcium carbonate emitted by these animals get collected and forms what is usually known as Coral reefs. Scientists have dedicated a lot of research and hard work to find fascinating facts about these marine creatures and the reefs. Corals are of different shapes, types, and sizes.
Some corals are very soft and fragile and they really close down as soon as they feel any movement around them, thinking a prominent predator fish might be out watching for dinner. On the other hand, some corals are so sharp and hard that they can really give you a fine bruise if you sweep past them or give you a fracture if you run on them by slip. All these types of corals are completely preserved and the guides take care that visitors don’t touch or take any pieces of the corals while watching them. The sea water here is completely clear and you can notice the sea-bed at maximum places. It is a statutory offense in this part of the world to steal coral as few varieties are rare and costly if you manage to get them and sell out the open market.
The tourists can enjoy an amazing experience of marine life, fauna and flora in the Andaman Islands and not forget the beautiful coral reefs.
Mode of travel- You can reach their by air and get down to port Blair and then take cruise option to reach the islands.
So, escape from the cacophony of your city life and plan a memorable holiday at this beautiful archipelago.