Adventure in Andaman
Diving in Andaman is a unique lifetime experience because diving offers something new for everyone, whether one is a novice, or have been diving for so many years. There is no greater adventure than diving into the fascinating and challenging underwater world of Andaman. One can enjoy an exciting experience of underwater marine life, colorful fishes, rare & variety of coral reefs & mysterious sunken ships. The best season for diving is from December to April. The Scuba Diving centers have all the facilities and necessary equipment’s for a great experience of scuba diving. Adding to this there are many skilled trainers who can help the tourist in getting into the deep of the sea. Havelock Island is another major Scuba Diving Centre.
Island camps are just perfect for the nature lovers who wishs to enjoy the sun, sea and the pristine beauty of nature. Island of Andaman & Nicobar is an unique destination for enjoying the island camping. Tents are available on hire at all the Guest House at moderate rates.
Equipped with a mask, snorkel and fins, Snorkeling in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands offers the experience of studying the exotic wonders of the coral reefs where one can enjoy the under-water marine life and view the rarest varieties of corals. Snorkeling is an adventure activity which is very popular off the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Underwater, a kaleidoscope of coral colours showcase a variety of reef fishes, turtles, sharks and rays. The underwater corals in Andaman island beaches are extremely colourful. One can experience the live corals at Jolly buoy, red skin, North Bay etc. Many visitors never had seen fish in such densities beforeand are bewildered by the sheer numbers of the fish in the vast shoals that populate the reefs.
Wind surfing or boardsailing is a sport that combines sailing and surfing and uses a one-person craft called a sailboard. It is well practiced in Andaman.
As the islands of Andaman are rich in flora & fauna, so trekking through the nature trail of the Mt. Harriet to Madhuban offers one to enjoy the rarest experience ever. Camps are the right choice for nature-lovers who wish to enjoy the sun, sea and nature by spending quiet holidays right on the beach. Trekking is one of the most energetic adventure sports in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. There are other trekking routes also. Sometimes, trekking expeditions are only a day or two long. But on other occasions, trekking at Andaman and Nicobar islands can extend for weeks or even months.Tents are available locally on hire from October to May. You can easily get hold of all sorts of trekking equipment from Tour operators.
One of the most adventurous & exciting sports in Andaman for all ages whether it be 7 or 70, the underwater sea walk provides a wonderful experience and a great opportunity to discover the underwater world from within, and make ones fantasies come true. The joy of having numerous brilliantly coloured tropical reef fish swims around. The sea walking is quick, easy and simple with no complicated equipment to handle. With no water on face, it’s a great experience for anyone who likes to explore and enjoy the natural world at close quarters. Once one land their feet on the sands of the sea bed, the experience is a sheer joy to behold.The Sea Walker helmet offers a close up view of the beautiful underwater world and makes one feel as it walking on the moon.