How to plan an Andaman Island Tour to enjoy water sports activities?

by Adventure Andaman travelling tourism

An archipelago of 300 small islands situated along the eastern coast of mainland India, Andaman and Nicobar is a pristine destination decorated with exotic beaches, scenic landscapes, and rich biodiversity. Situated along the shores of Bay of Bengal, Andaman has witnessed an upsurge in the number of tourists visiting it every year thereby making it one of the most popular tourist destinations in India.

An Insight into Andaman Tourism

When it comes to knowing Andaman Tourism, there are a lot of aspects one needs to dive in especially one wants to find the Best Andaman Tour Package for their holiday.

Unlike Goa or any similar beach specific destination, Andaman and Nicobar Island Tour Packages come with a dose of other activities that make it a suitable place to be enjoyed with family, friends as well as alone.  Moreover, newlywed couples are seen enjoying the bliss of married life as they avail Andaman Honeymoon Packages to enjoy the privacy and romance in the captivating beaches of Andaman. The architectural brilliance of the space is also quite captivating which makes it further interesting to know the history of the place. One of the best parts of visiting Andaman that you won’t find in any other Indian city is that it is a sight away from the modern city traffic and a population that gives a chance to come close to nature away from the stress of daily life.

Some of the scenic attractions that should definitely be visited in Andaman are:

  -Havelock and Neil Islands

  -Cellular Jail

     -Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park

      -Indra Point

     -Anthropological Museum

      -Car Nicobar

Moreover, the rich biodiversity and wildlife make Andaman and Nicobar another attraction where nature lovers can find solace away from the worldly worries. The islands are covered with thick tropical rainforest which is a home to more than 2000 varieties of plant species and about 50 varieties of mammals.

Water Based Adventure Sports Activities in Andaman

While there is absolutely no dearth of adventure opportunities one can encounter via Andaman Tour, one aspect that the island proudly boasts off is its never-ending water sports activities that people of all age groups can enjoy. Right from Scuba Diving to Snorkeling, adventure lovers will go crazy with the vast plethora of water-based sports Andaman offers it, travelers.

If you are one such traveler looking for information on the different kinds of water-based activities available in Andaman, we have come up with a comprehensive guide that will help you plan a right Andaman Tour Package for your holiday. Let us discuss these water sports activities one by one:

Glass Bottom Boat Ride

This a motorized boat ride where the base is fitted with a magnifying glass situated at the base that lets the riders have a view of the marine life of the sea.  The boat ride becomes a lot more exciting sailing across the clear blue waters on bright sunny mornings in Andaman and Nicobar islands.

Sea Walking

Sea Walking is another noteworthy water activity which involves walking on the bed of the sea. The swimmer is gently lowered into the sea while breathing via the help of oxygen units to equalize pressure.

There is a guide that helps the person to walk on the sea giving instructions via sign language. A person can view all the colorful creatures and fishes via sea walking. Moreover, for people who want to get the experience captured, video recording and photography facility is also provided by paying a nominal additional amount.


For people who feel scuba diving is not their cup of tea, snorkeling comes as a good alternative, as it includes less risk and can be enjoyed by anyone who knows basic swimming.  Snorkeling is done far from the beach into the sea in Neil Island while at other places it is done closer to the beach.

Scuba Diving

Of all the water-based avenues one can enjoy in Andaman, Scuba Diving is the most thrilling.  In this activity, a person jumps into the sea from a motorboat with the help of a guided supervision.  Scuba Divers wear special suits and carry oxygen units while they are underwater. Sometimes two-three day training is also given via trained instructors for the person to get habitual to swimming under water.

Dolphin Boat Rides and Submarine Rides

These rides are another attraction at Andaman and anyone looking for Andaman Tour Package must look forward to enjoying these rides in their holiday. As the name suggests, these are underwater rides that are available in North Bay of the island where the diver can get a view of marine creatures through a magnifying glass. It is indeed a beautiful sight to see all the colorful corals and vibrant fishes underwater.

What is the best time to look forward to doing Adventure Activities in Andaman?

Andaman typically has a tropical climate hence can be visited anytime during the year. But coming to weather conditions and enjoying adventure-based activities, the period between Novembers to March is ideal as corals and fishes can be widely seen. Moreover, it is the time when the water across the beaches is devoid of sand and the bright sunny mornings make it favorable to perform water sports.


The activities mentioned above can be included in the itinerary while planning the right Andaman Tour Package.  These activities are the best gateway to catch a glimpse into thriving marine life of islands while enjoying the clear pristine waters of exotic beaches. Moreover, all these activities can be availed via direct booking and do not require prior booking. There are facilities of changing and restrooms at all the beaches of Andaman Island for the convenience of people.

Hence we see planning an Andaman and Nicobar Tour for an adventure enthusiast is no difficult once he/she is aware of the right information that we have provided in this brief piece of annotation. Moreover, the islands being one spectacular location a traveler is promised to have the unforgettable experience of their life once they are in Andaman.

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