Havelock Island - Heaven Of Earth

Andaman and Nicobar Islands are the series of approximately six hundred small and large islands and these islands look like diamond from sky. This is one of the best locations for honeymoon in the world. All these islands are covered with the dense forest and variety of home-grown flowers and variety of species of birds and animals. The silvery sand on the coastline of these islands and broad scope for the water sports and other water related activity makes this place a unique destination for the tourist from world. The speciality of these islands is coral reefs and sandy beach that attract tourists. One can explore the fascinating world of marine life through SCUBA diving.

Havelock is one of the famous islands of Andaman Islands that looks likes heaven from sky. The boat for this island leave the Port Blair phoenix jetty at 0600 hrs daily and reach at the destination at 0930 hrs. The in-between journey is extremely attractive. One can see the groups of dolphins in the way. It looks like that you are roaming in an open aquarium.

There are many delightful places for stay and Dolphin resort is one of them. It is nearby to the sea front, and one can enjoy the nature from this resort as view point. Though coconut food is regular in demand still seafood, is one of the best things to eat. The price of seafood on this island is extremely cheap. From this place, it takes around half an hour to move towards Radha Nagar Beach which is 12 km far from this place. This is one of the most beautiful beaches on this island and got best beaches rating in Asia in 2004. The island is attractive due to the combination of many beaches, forests and sea front. There is one more famous beach which is known as elephant beach and boats leave from Radhanagar beach to elephant beach. This is the best place for snorkelling.

How to Reach this Place 

The nearest airport for these islands from the main land is Kolkata and Chennai. From there, one can reach Portblair. There is also facility of ships from Visakhapatnam, Kolkata and Chennai. The distance of this island from Port Blair is approximately 50 Km. One can start the journey in morning 6’o clock from Port Blair via ship, otherwise if you own a boat, you can start journey any time. It takes around three to four hours to reach there.

Where to Stay

Dolphin resort is one of the best options to stay there. In addition to this, one can stay in coconut grove Eco friendly hut, jungle resort etc. Price may vary according to customer requirement and tourist season.

The best season to visit this island is October to May and one should make at least seven to eight days plan for visiting these beaches. The rest of the year these islands are covered with heavy rainfall. One should keep enough money in the pocket, so that can enjoy the snorkelling and SCUBA diving which cost between 2000 to 10000.

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