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Tourist Attractions in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India

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Tourist Attractions in Andaman and Nicobar Islands | Best Places to Visit in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Best Tourist Attraction Places to Visit in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

Cellular Jail Andaman

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Andaman and Nicobar Tourism

Andaman and Nicobar Tourism Main Attractions : Cellular Jail, Port Blair , Anthropological Museum, Port Blair ,Samudrika Naval Marine Museum, Port Blair , Sri Vetrimalai Murugan Temple, Port Blair ,Radhanagar Beach, Havelock Island , Guitar Island Beach , Ross and Smith Island Beach , Wandoor Beach, Port Blair ,Aamkunj Beach, Rangat , Laxmanpur Beach, Neil Island , Karmatang Beach, Mayabunder ,Lalaji Bay Beach, Long Island , Merk Bay Beach, North Passage Island, Long Island , Butler Bay Beach, Hut Bay Island , Pathi Level Beach, Diglipur ,Casurina Beach, Diglipur ,Raman Bageecha Beach, Rangat ,Stewart Island Beach ,Corbyn’s Cove Beach, Port Blair , Kaala Pathar Beach, Havelock Island ,Lamiya Bay Beach, Diglipur ,Bharatpur Beach, Neil Island ,  Avis Island Beach, Mayabunder , Limestone Caves, Baratang Island , Mount Harriet National Park , Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park , The Great Nicobar Biosphere Reserve , Ray Hill, Mayabunder , Austin Creek, Mayabunder , Katchal Island, Nicobar , etc.

Area: 8248 sq.kms. (Andaman- 6408, Nicober- 1841 sq.kms.)
Altitude:
 Varies from sea-level to 732 metres. (Highest Point- Saddle Peak).
Temperature (°C): 
Min 23, Max30
Rainfall: 
3000 mms (May to Mid-September & November to January).
Relative Humidity: 
70% to 90%.
Forest cover: 
86%.
Best Season:
 October to April.
Clothings:
 Cottons throughout the year.
Languages Spoken: 
Nicobari, Bengali, Tamil, Telegu, Malayalam, Hindi, English.
Cellular Jail This three-storeyed prison, constructed by the British in 1906, is a pilgrim destination for freedom fighters. This colossal edifice has mutely witnessed the most treacherous of inhumane atrocities borne by the convicts, who were mostly freedom fighters. Now dedicated to the nation as a National Memorial, it houses a spectacular sound and light show, besides a museum and art gallery.

Gandhi Park
Laid in record time in the heart of Port Blair, it is an enticing park comprising of a children’s park, amusement park, deer park, water sports facilities, Japanese temple, nature walk and a restaurant.

Corbyn’s Cove Complex
One of the most picturesque beaches, it is ideal for sun-bathing. It has a tourist complex which offers a range of water sports facilities.
Anthropological Museum
Built in 1975, this small but informative museum showcases the four Negroid tribes of the Andamans, viz, the Jarawas, Sentinelese, Andamanese and the Onges, and two Mongoloid tribes of the Nicobars, viz, the Nicobarese and the Shompens.

Fisheries Museum
With its display of about 350 species of sea-life, rare varieties of coral, the museum reflects the enormous marine life and wealth submerged in the waters of these islands.

Ross Island
Once the seat of British power and capital of these islands, it now stands as an imposing relic, with the old structure almost in debris. A small museum displays photographs and other antiques of the Britishers, relevant to these islands.

M.G. Marine National Park
The Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park at Wandoor, is at a distance of 29 km from Port Blair, covering an area of 281.5 sq km. This marine park made up of open sea, creeks and 15 islands, is one of the largest of its kind, in the world. Coral reefs, a plethora of exotic coral fish and other marine life abound in this area. The Directorate of Tourism, and other private tour operators operate conducted tours to the park.

Cinque Island
A superb place for swimming, scuba diving, snorkeling, fishing and camping.
Have lock Island
About 38 km from Port Blair, this island boasts of virgin beaches, and an unpolluted environment.
Anthropological museum, Port Blair
Limestone Caves, Baratang Island
Mount Harriet National Park

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