The Underwater Bucket List: Andaman and Nicobar Islands

The Andaman and Nicobar have more than 500 islands of which 37 are inhabited. Numerous blue water- white sand beaches along with the beautiful corals and water creatures make it a great place for carrying out several underwater activities which may be in your bucket list!


Snorkeling is a water activity that requires you to breathe through a tube. Additionally, you are given a mask to wear as well to enable you to watch the exquisite marine life. Enjoy snorkeling in the crystal clear waters and watch the rarest corals. 

Neil Islands are one of the most popular places for Snorkeling in the Andamans

Scuba Diving

If you’re willing to take it up a notch, you must try scuba diving. Havelock Island is widely popular for this water activity. The low currents in the Elephant beach of Havelock islands help you get a stress free experience. Another popular spot for scuba diving is Barracuda City. The ecosystem is rich and vibrant. Divers often find themselves surrounded by the most colourful fish and sea turtles are a common sight too. 

Scuba Diving at Elephant Beach

Sea Walking

Explore the magnificent underwater fauna while encased in a helmet with a breathing device. This unique experience allows you to walk under water while breathing freely. Sea walking is conducted in Port Blair as well as Havelock Island. 

Sea Walking is usually conducted near Port Blair, in the North Bay Beach

Glass Bottom Boat Ride

Not a big fan of water activities but still want to view the underwater world? Take a ride in a glass bottom boat! You get to watch the beautiful corals and fish with the highest safety measures. Kids too can go for this boat ride and have a great time spotting exotic sea creatures.

Glass Bottom Boat Ride can be availed in the North Bay

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