Why Should You Visit The Havelock Island While At Andaman?

by AR Vineesh Manager

Andaman is a magical archipelago consisting of hundreds of islands, which is one of the best spots to visit for both romantic couples and adventurous groups of people. The island has the perfect setting for a honeymoon with white sand beaches and pristine turquoise coloured waters. But, it doesn't lag behind to impress adventure lovers with its breathtaking water activities, remarkable trekking opportunities, and astonishing volcanoes!

Out of the hundreds of islands comprising the Andaman, Havelock Island is one of the largest and most popular tourist spots in the archipelago. It has some of the most amazing beaches like the Radhanagar Beach and Elephant Beach; along with picture-perfect landscapes and exciting activities. When travelling to Andaman, you will be reaching Port Blair, its capital, through the air or by sea. And, to reach Havelock Island, you have options of ferry rides from Port Blair that take approximately 90 minutes. Andaman Holiday Packages can help you arrange for a cruise or ferry to Havelock with the best price guarantee, along with arranging for all the accommodation and activities you wish to have on the island. The company also has the facility to arrange for ferry and cruise to Neil Island, if that is your next destination. So, what all can you do while you are in Havelock? Let's take a look.

Visit the Radhanagar Beach

Located on the western coast of Havelock, the Radhanagar Beach is one of the best beaches in the world. Backed by a dense native forest with perfectly crafted sandy shores, this beach offers the most pleasant weather - perfect for an ideal sunrise and sunset viewing. You can also take a refreshing dip in the serene water or indulge in the many water sports available.

Visit the Elephant Beach

Another must-visit beach is the Elephant Beach with white sands and crystal-clear waters. You can reach the beach by boat, or you can also go trekking through the dense forest. Walking along the forest trail for, you will experience one of the best challenges of Nature, along with breathtaking surroundings and an incredible trekking experience.

Scuba diving

Swim with the fishes deep down the sea, and explore the bedrock structures and a myriad of aquatic life through scuba diving. Such a trip to the bottom of the sea will offer a completely new experience! You can discover various varieties of aquatic life including eagle rays, crabs, shrimps, snappers, barracudas, and pipefish. You can check out the various points for scuba diving, including The Wall, Seduction Point, Barracuda City, Mac Point, Aquarium, ad Lighthouse, each with their own levels and activities.

Sea walking

To experience the splendid marine life in the underwaters, second to scuba diving comes sea walking. This is one ideal experience for those with no swimming or scuba diving skills, but can yet stand between and interact with the flora and fauna deep down in the sea. With a special helmet and oxygen tank, and a certified guide and instructor to accompany you, there will be nothing to worry about! Try encountering this amazing experience at the Elephant Beach as the crystal clear waters here will facilitate the optimal experience.


If you want to enjoy your time below the sea level, but are too scared to go deep down, snorkeling is for you. With minimal equipment and zero swimming experience, you can go down into the shallow waters to explore vivid coral structures and amazing marine life. Havelock has more than 50 snorkeling spots to offer, with Elephant Beach being the best one.


Havelock is becoming one of the most popular kayaking destinations too. Just grab paddles and a kayak, and head out to the lush mangroves and backwaters surrounding the island.

And, once all of this has been done, and you have ample amount of time left to enjoy the beauty of Nature, you could always hire boats to go island hopping, or rent a bike to explore the island the way you wish to.

Andaman Holiday Packages is the best team that you can rely upon to help plan the perfect Andaman package tour for you. Depending on your preferences and budget, you can have your Andaman tour completely customized. The package offered is a complete wrap up of airport pickup and drop, the best accommodation, varieties of cuisine options, amazing water and trekking activities, and much more. After landing at Port Blair, the capital of Andaman, if you want to visit the other islands of the archipelago, Andaman Holiday Packages also offers the perfect cruise and ferry to Havelock and Neil Islands.

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