Beach no 5, Vijayanagar, Port Blair, South Andaman, Havelock Island, Havelock Island, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, 744211, India
If infinite white sandy beaches, crystal clear turquoise waters, pristine tropical rainforests and romantic sunsets are the words that aptly describe your dream holiday, there is no better destination than the Andaman Islands. This breathtaking archipelago lies in the Bay of Bengal and consists of 572 Islands of which only 36 are inhabited. Virtually cut off for thousands of years from the continent, the history of these Islands has always been camouflaged in mystery and legend. Ritchieâ€™s Archipelago is the name given to the 9 emerald islands east of South Andaman. Of these, Havelock Island is the largest and the most popular holiday destination.
Virtually inaccessible for centuries and long shrouded in mystery and legend - these undulating islands have just started to emerge on the independent traveler's list of must see places in the world. Due to the government's strict controls, the added stigma of a former 'penal colony', and the untiring efforts of environmentalists, the Andamans still retain their original wild untamed character and remain breathtakingly pristine and beautiful till date. A treasure chest simply waiting to be discovered, the Andaman Islands will enchant you and mesmerize you with its sheer beauty & uniqueness. Experience a holiday like never before, rejuvenate in placid beaches and discover the Emerald Islands with the Andaman experts - Coralreef!
With snow-white beaches, teal shallows, a coast crammed with beach huts and some of the best diving in Asia, Havelock has a well-deserved reputation as a backpacker paradise. For many, Havelock is the Andamans, and is what lures most tourists across the Bay of Bengal, many of whom are content to stay here for the entirety of their trip. Wander for miles on practically isolated beaches, simply relax in a hammock or experience a fun-filled family holiday. Complete with an array of exciting activities for all age groups, Havelock has it all and is definitely the place to be!
With white sand beaches, teal shallows, a coast decorated with beach huts and some of the best diving spots in Asia, Havelock matches its well-deserved reputation as a common man's paradise. For many, Havelock is the sole purpose of Andaman, and is what lures most tourists across the Bay of Bengal, many of whom decide to stay here for the entire trip.