If you are willing to add adventure and happening to your dull and monotonous life, then you are most welcome to the most splendid and exotic islands of India. Someone has said a beautiful line that if you wish to perceive the various kinds of diversities then India is best place to be. On one end there lies the mighty Himalayas, and on the other end there is a vast ocean. Yes you guessed it right! The islands referred here are none other than the Andaman and Niccobar Island. Now you must be pondering Andaman and excitement? Is it true? How is it possible? The adventure being referred to be water sports like scuba diving, under water diving, Sail boats, Para sailing, water scooters, rowing boats, kayaks, paddle boats, and water skiing facilities. On the contrary if you are a peace loving person, you can relax and enjoy the rise and fall of the tides. The islands suffered a major setback during the disastrous attack of the tsunami in the year 2004 but again reestablished again to welcome the tourists from all over the globe.
As soon as you reach the islands, you get enthralled by the atmosphere all around. The cool sea breeze of the Bay of Bengal greets all the tourists as if saying that you are all welcome to this paradise. It would be better to make your plans in advance about the whole trip. It would mean that you need to decide the places of visit and the day so that there is no confusion. The hotels in Andaman would provide with cab services with trusted chauffer. Besides that you avail taxis, buses or auto rickshaw as local transport medium.
The three storied Cellular Jail still stands as a testimony to the atrocities our freedom fighters were subjected to. It has now been dedicated as a National Monument. You can also watch the light and sound show which informs you about the history of the jail both in Hindi as well as English language. The Rajiv Gandhi Water Sports complex offers complete entertainment to the visiting audience. The food available here comprises of both vegetarian and non vegetarian. There are some restaurants which also serve South Indian dishes.
There is a huge difference between the hotel and the resorts. Whereas is confined into a smaller area, having basic amenities like a restaurant or a pool, the resort provides far greater facilities. These include gym, playing area, community hall, spa and a health club. The resorts in Andaman have these amenities which make your stay more than comfortable. The aquatic life of these islands is indeed enriched with the tropical charm all over the environment.
Truly Andaman is not like what it was when the British left it after the independence. Even the tribal people who were cut off from the main stream of life are trying to establish link with the main stream of life. Many of them are offering their services in the hotels in Andaman which is a positive sign of improvement. The resorts in Andaman have employed highly trained staff members to cater different requirements of the customers. Andaman and Niccobar is an ideal place for a perfect holiday.