Sunday, March 14, 2010

Discover the Exotic Tropical Islands of India

Here is a quick table that links to my experiences of the ‘Exotic  Tropical Islands of India’.
Sorted in alphabetical order. First, by ‘State’ and then by ‘Place of Interest’.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Place of Interest Famous for… Links to my posts on this blog
Baratang Island Tropical rainforests and Mangroves, Baratang Wildlife Sanctuary, Jarwa Tribes, Limestone Caves, Mud Volcano A Ferry to reach the tropical Baratang Island

Forests of Baratang Island

Mangrove Swamps of Baratang Island

Tropical Trek that leads to the world’s largest limestone caves

Inside the world’s largest limestone caves

Boat Cruise through Mangrove Swamps of Baratang Island

Tropical Rainforests and Mangrove Forests – A Beautiful co-existence

The world of mangroves

Mud Volcanoes of Baratang Island
Havelock Island Asia’s No. 1 Beach (Radhanagar Beach or Beach No. 7), Elephant Beach, Beach No. 3, Beach No. 5, Scuba Diving, Snorkelling, Night Dive, Honeymoon Travels, Beach Vacations The Solitary Reaper!!

Asia’s No. 1 Beach at a glance!

Seashells thrive in the ecosystem around Elephant Beach, Havelock Island

The Secluded Elephant Beach of Havelock Island

Postcard View of Radhanagar Beach, Havelock Island, Andamans, India

Parasite ridden tropical trees!

Tropical Trek that leads to a secluded beach

Boats during sunset at Havelock Island’s Beach No. 7

Sound of Waves Lapping Asia’s Best Beach

Beach Tourists strike different poses!

Take the Makruzz to go to Havelock Island from Port Blair!!

Silversands at Havelock Island – A fabulous holiday resort!

Seafood in the Andamans…

The Oldest Lighthouse of Havelock Island

Beware of the dogs on Havelock Island

Sunset during a fishing trip in the Andamans!!

Kalapathar Beach of Havelock Island, Andaman Islands, India

A Walk through the Agricultural Belt of Havelock Island

Havelock Island – An Emerald Beach Holiday Destination!

Beach Holiday: Different Shades on the Beach!

Life in the Tidal Pools

Holiday Inn – A Fantastic Budget Bamboo Resort in Havelock Island
Jolly Buoy Island - Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park Coral Reefs, Marine Life, Flying Fish, Sea Shells, Snorkelling, Scuba Diving Photography at Marine National Park, Andaman Islands, India

Jolly Buoy Island – Coral Paradise in the Andamans

Snorkelling at Jolly Buoy Island

Virgin Beaches of Jolly Buoy Island

Hermit Crabs have a field day at Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park’s Jolly Buoy Island

Mangroves and Tropical Rainforests of Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park, Andaman Islands, India

Sign on the water
Little Andaman Butler Bay Beach, Kalapathar Limestone caves, White Surf falls, Nicobarese Village and Tribals White Surf Waterfalls at Little Andaman!

A Fisherman’s Village at Hut Bay, Little Andaman

Nicobarese Tribals go on their evening fishing expedition...

Kalapathar Limestone Caves of Little Andaman

Hut Bay’s Dock!

Emerald Waters at Butler Bay Beach, Little Andaman

An Archipelago Sunset!!
North Bay Coral Reef, North Bay Beach, Snorkelling, Picnic Spot North Bay – A Tropical Paradise in the Andamans!!

North Bay – An Amazing Picnic Spot
Port Blair Corbyn’s Cove Beach, Cellular Jail, Pristine Waters, Water Sports, Mount Harriet, Chidiya Tapu, Fishing, Sea Food Cellular Jail at a Glance!!

The Cellular Jail gallery!!

Cellular Jail Museum – Remembering the infamous past

View of Port Blair from atop the Cellular Jail watchtower

Corbyn’s Cove Beach – Port Blair’s Favourite!!

Corbyn’s Cove Beach from different angles

Low Tide Fishing at Port Blair

Painted in Orange!!

Port Blair’s Marine Drive in the evening!!

Out on a world tour

Tropical Zone!!

Some sights from a Port Blair Harbour Cruise
ROSS Island Ferar Beach, Naval Base, City Remains from British Rule Approaching ROSS Island...

The Banyan takeover at ROSS Island

Dilapidated structures of the pre-independence era at ROSS Island present some stunning views...

Church in ruins at ROSS Island

The Magic of Coconut Trees at ROSS Island

Ferar Beach – Tucked in Solitude

Ferar Beach – Some postcard views

Hike by the cliffs of Ross Island

Gazing at coconut trees…

Leaving Ross Island behind…
Viper Island Historical Importance, Kaala Pani Punishment, Gallows, Jail One of Andaman’s Pristine Islands that is turning into a garbage dump

Gallows of Viper Island!

Tropical Viper Island and its interesting sights!!

Daman and Diu

Place of Interest Famous for… Links to my posts on this blog
Diu Beaches, Portuguese Culture, Churches, Diu Fort A Portuguese old town

Lakshadweep Islands

Place of Interest Famous for… Links to my posts on this blog
Kadmat Island Lagoon, Honeymoon Travels, Picture Perfect Beaches, Snorkelling, Scuba Diving, Tropical Islands, Emerald Waters, Coral Reefs, Marine Life Picture Perfect Kadmat Beach!!

Kadmat Island: A Great Place to relax!!

Scuba Diving and Snorkelling in the waters off Kadmat Island, Lakshadweep Islands, India

Taking a Stroll on Kadmat Beach!!
Kalpeni Island Lagoon, Snorkelling, Scuba Diving, Tropical Islands, Emerald Waters, Coral Reefs, Marine Life, Kayaking, Fishing, Coconut Plantations Innovative Pumping Mechanism

Bound towards Kalpeni towards Kalpeni and its neighbouring small islands…

Chilling out at the Tropical Kalpeni Island

On the emerald tropical waters of Kalpeni Island in Lakshadweep

A Leisurely Walk at Kalpeni Island
Kavaratti Island Lagoon, Coconuts, Beaches, Scuba Diving, Snorkelling, Fishing, Tropical Islands, Emerald Waters, Coral Reefs, Marine Life, Honeymoon Travels, Exotic Destination Emerald Waters of Kavaratti, Lakshadweep Islands, India

Silver Sands of the Kavaratti Beach!!

Snorkelling in the rich coral waters of Kavaratti

A Meander through Kavaratti Island

Rocky, yet very fascinating side of Kavaratti

Leaving Kavaratti behind...

Sunset over Kavaratti Island from the main deck of a cruise liner!!
Overall Lagoon, Coconuts, Beaches, Scuba Diving, Snorkelling, Fishing, Tropical Islands, Emerald Waters, Coral Reefs, Marine Life, Honeymoon Travels, Exotic Destination Evening spent on the Arabian Sea!!

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