Things To Do In Andaman
When you visit a beach destination, the best part is that there is a wide variety of things to do and the flexibility you can enjoy. If you are the laid back type of person, then you can simply spread a towel on the beach and laze around all you want. On the other hand if you prefer adventure then there is a plethora of water sports like snorkeling, diving, etc. There are also museums and national parks for the history and nature lovers and there is souvenir shopping for the shopaholics. In other words there are activities to keep you busy the entire day from morning till night.
Souvenir shopping: This is one of the most intriguing things about any authentic and unspoiled beach destination like Andaman Islands. You can buy a whole lot of hand-made crafts like seashell necklaces, appealing items made of bamboo and even add some wood to your home. Even pearl jewelry like necklaces and bracelets are quite popular among the tourists visiting Andaman Islands. The sea shell jewelry is made legally here, so you should make space in your luggage for these exquisite items. The bamboo items are hand-made by the tribal artisans of Nicobar and the figurines, mats and beautiful showpieces make for lovely gift items.
Visit the famous Aberdeen Bazaar: If you are visiting the Andaman Islands then a visit to the main shopping center is a definite must. The Aberdeen Bazar is located in the capital city of Port Blair where the buzzing lanes are bordered by shelters that sell everything from house hold items, lovely showpieces to beach wear and accessories. After you finish exploring the quaint shops you can head to the famous parantha joints where you will be able to enjoy some of the most savory paranthas on the archipelago. In this bazar you can also enjoy mingling with the locals and enjoy their friendly and warm behavior which is also a reason why tourism is flourishing in these islands.
Water Sports:The azure waters of Andaman Islands are excellent for water sports like scuba diving, diving, snorkeling and more. The main attraction for visitors is the rich marine life, which makes these islands one of the top destinations for scuba diving in the world. Due to the popularity of this sport, many diving schools have come up here that offer both short and long term courses. There are also other water sports like windsurfing, and sailing which are slowly gaining popularity. However, you should make sure you take the guidance of a good water sports company when you are on these islands.