One major reason for anyone to visit Andaman is the water sports that it offers. It is fun, mind-blowing, adventurous and offers a once in a lifetime experience. One peculiarity of these beautiful islands is the rich marine eco-system it has. There are beautiful coral reefs which makes sea-diving experiences unique.
Rajeev Gandhi sports complex, located in Port Blair offers a variety of water sports for tourists. It ensures your safety while providing an ample chance for adventure, as well. North bay beach is also famous for water sports like snorkelling. You can also go for sea walking as Andaman is the only destination in India which offers the service.
Other activities include speedboat driving, Trekking, Hiking, Jet skiing, parasailing etc. Andaman Tour Packages often comes with customisable and specified water experiences. Check out the various tour packages to Andaman for more details.
Here are some of the adventurous activities that you can check out in Andaman:
Any Andaman trip would be incomplete if one doesn’t try Scuba diving. Andaman as said earlier has a diverse marine eco-system, making Scuba diving a unique experience. Scuba enables one to explore the deep blue sea. The water is crystal clear and the marine ecosystem, diverse. There is nothing to worry as there would always be someone guiding you.
Banana Boat Riding:
A must-try, if in Andaman, Banana boat riding is a thrilling experience. As the name suggests you ride in a banana-shaped boat which consists of a tube. This is then tied to a speed boat. Thrilling, don’t you think. However, there is nothing to worry as you will be provided with life jackets.
If you love walking, this might suit you. The popular trekking route in Andaman i between Madhuben and Mt. Harriet. Generally trekking is free of cost, however, you can always avail a local guide for further help.
Snorkelling is similar to scuba diving, the only difference s perhaps you don’t go as deep. You can witness the beautiful coral reefs inside pristine water and rich marine life.
Are you looking forward to do something out of the ordinary? Then Jet Skiing is one sport that you may love. Who can deny the pleasure you get as you break through the blue-green water? Riding in the waters is equally challenging, but there is nothing to worry as you would be assisted by a professional guide.
If you are a couple with a Honeymoon tour package to Andaman, this is one activity you should definitely try out. A jet ski is operated at a very high speed with the help of an electrical power motor whose speed lies in between 100 to 135 horsepower.
Who wouldn’t want to experience the aerial view of this mesmerising island? In this sports, a person is attached to speedboat or jet ski and simultaneously tied up with a designed parachute in the air, called as a parasail. The parasail drags the person through the wind providing the effect of a sailing.
In parasailing, a person has no control over parachute and parachute must be 90hp away from the boat. Safety guidelines must be followed like wearing a helmet and jacket. It isn’t advisable to go for parasailing on windy days.
Kayaking is the use of a kayak to move across the water. A kayak is a low-to-the-water, canoe-like boat in which the paddler sits facing forward, legs in front, using a double-bladed paddle to pull front-to-back on one side and then the other in rotation. You need to get basic training on using a kayak, using the paddle and other safety measures before you can do the activity. It is generally completed in two to two and a half hours. Andaman is famous for kayaking as it is perhaps the only watersport that let you enjoy the beauty of the lush green mangroves.
Underwater Sea Walk
Andaman is the only location in India which offers the opportunity for an underwater sea walk. What can be more exciting than walking through the crystal clear water to discover Andaman marine life?
You would be provided with a protective cap with a straightforward visor. The arrangements are such that you can breathe like usual in the water. And according to us if you are on an Andaman honeymoon package, you shall definitely try this out.
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