A large percentage of newlywed couples head to Andaman every year. Similar itineraries are available on different travel portals, and all offer similar hotel stays and activities in their packages. If that makes you drop the idea of a honeymoon in Andaman, pause! Pause, read and then decide. The land of Kalapani is actually a land of crystal blue waters. And if you are looking to have a romantic honeymoon here, a unique one at that, stay away from the cliches. Here are some unusual alterations that can make it an awesome experience for you.
3 Legit Tips For Honeymoon In Andaman
If you’re planning a honeymoon anytime soon to Andaman and Nicobar islands then make sure to keep in mind these 3 legit tips and enjoy a memorable time with your partner at the best honeymoon destinations in Andaman.
1. DIY Planning
Make your own itinerary, choose a hotel you like, get in touch and bargain. Yes, it’s easier to outsource these hassles to a travel portal, but few will customize it for you. Most itineraries have a set package of places to visit in Andaman for honeymoon, but you are the best judge of how many days you want to simply soak on the sunny beach, and how many days you’d spend in awe of the underwater universe. Alongside this one must also have an idea about the best honeymoon places in Andaman.
Gaurav Saxena from Delhi who went to Andaman in 2014 says, “While my wife was looking at three-star hotels through travel agents of leading travel portals, I surprised her by bargaining a deal with Munjoh Resorts, which still isn’t on the prefixed itineraries of many portals.”
You could also choose islands you find most fascinating. Ask those who have been there and connect with a local agent to know more and make the bookings. Aditya Jha from Bangalore adds, “I didn’t settle with packages that were being offered to me. Luckily I had someone to guide me, and I made sure I took my wife to islands like Cinque and Ross & Smith, which are far less commercial. It was an effort to make the arrangements, but the experience was totally worth it”
Note: Hotels and resorts are recommended on the basis of beautiful views and experiences they allow. Also, the suggested destinations need special permissions (from the forest department); not more money.
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2. Fishing And Kayaking
Yes, scuba and snorkeling are good experiences, and all couples in Andaman for honeymoon keep them in their checklist. Go for them, the ocean is full of treasures, but explore other sports like kayaking, sea bed walking, fishing and island camping too. Make sure to do a good research for the best time for honeymoon in Andaman to enjoy the finest views around the island. They are as romantic as your romantic beach dinner and give you a lot of memories of doing adventurous things together.
Ashima Sachdeva shares, “On our honeymoon, we went for kayaking in Havelock after the sunset. It was the most peaceful experience ever. It’s thrilling to be in the middle of the ocean and sea no city lights at all. It makes you realize how powerful the nature and the universe are.” The daytime kayaking is equally mesmerizing as you row through narrow mangrove gullies.
Tip: Advance booking are suggested. Also, underwater photography allows you to take your romantic memories home.
If you love coastal cuisines and seafood, a honeymoon in Andaman is just perfect. From small restaurants to four-star restaurants, everything will please your taste buds. Finding North Indian and South Indian cuisines is not going to be tough either. Vegetarian couples however must know what kind of options they can explore. You definitely don’t want to spoil the fun because of the kind of food you don’t appreciate. While the finer restaurant offer you a host of Indian, Continental and European picks, the smaller local dhabas don’t disappoint either. Try the aloo-parantha meal at Havelock or the delicious fluffy idlis at a near-by food joint. At Port Blair, one of the most popular vegetarian family restaurants is Annapurna at MG Road. Their thali is the most recommended dish.
As Priya Bhatnagar states, “We found this local place where we tried Parota, served with unlimited curry and chutneys, at Rs 20 each. It wasn’t a typical lavish meal, which we could have at our resort, but it was fun to take a stroll till this place early morning and feast on a lip-smacking yet simple meal.”
Further Read: Top 12 Places To Visit In Andaman
Does these ideas give you that urge to pack your bags and fly off to Andaman? If yes, then don’t wait for the right time and head to these exotic beaches with your partner. And for a stress-free holiday experience let TravelTriangle plan your much awaited honeymoon to Andaman.
Frequently Asked Questions About Honeymoon In Andaman
Q: How much does it cost to go to Andaman?
A: A holiday to Andaman starts from INR 20,000 per person on a twin sharing basis.
Q: Do we need passport for Andaman?
A: Andaman is a part of India thus it doesn’t requires passport visit this place for Indian citizens. However if someone is planning to visit the tribal regions of the Andaman and Nicobar islands then a special permission is required.
Q: What should I wear in Andaman?
A: The travelers can carry light cotton clothes, bathing suits, hat, cap, shrugs and poncho to wear in Andaman and Nicobar islands.
Q: Is alcohol allowed in Andaman?
A: Alcohol is easily available in and around the regions in government licensed shops of Andaman and Nicobar except some restricted areas.
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