The Andaman and Nicobar Islands, a Union territory of India situated at the juncture of the Bay of Bengal and the Andaman Sea that comprises of 572 beautiful islands of which 37 are inhabited and are a group of islands. Andaman and Nicobar islands are home to many tribes like Great Andamanese, Sentinelese, Nicobarese, Onge, Jarawa and Shompen.
These islands also boast of freedom fighting days’ historically significant landmarks viz. Cellular Jail, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
Island, Viper Island, Hopetown and Mount Harriet.
The islands have a tropical climate. The South-west Monsoon sets in Andaman Nicobar islands towards the end of May and the North-east Monsoon in November. There is no fury of hot summer, no chilling winter, no water clogging or traffic jams. For those who want to enjoy boating, swimming, snorkeling, sightseeing all 12 months is season. North Indians find relief from burning heat and chilling winter if they visit the island from May/June/July and in December/January. Season for nature lovers is May to December when forest is lush green and waterfalls are at their prime. Divers can enjoy the best during December to April and bird watchers during winter times.