The Ultimate guide to Water sports in Andaman and Nicobar Island

Andaman and Nicobar is the new hyped-up destination in tourists as it should be with its beautiful landscape and exquisite water body. In our opinion everyone should visit the city at least once to witness the nature and serenity at its best. These group of islands are famous for its underwater diversity as well. One can observe and enjoy a great deal water-life depending upon the water activity he or she choose to perform. For one to decide the best water activities in Andaman and Nicobar islands we have prepared the exclusive lists of best water sports in Andaman and Nicobar Island.

1. Snorkeling:


The most popular water sport of the island as it is way better than swimming and way cheaper than scuba diving. One can perform this activity without any prior experience and even if you don’t know swimming, you can still try snorkeling out. The magnificent view will make a helluva experience.

Best time: April to June in morning or afternoon

Cost: Rs. 500 to Rs. 1000

Best place: Havelock Island, Neil Island, Red skin Island

2. Scuba Diving:

Scuba Diving

Scuba diving in Andaman and Nicobar is the larger version of snorkeling as in this sport you can deeper in water than rather staying on the surface of water like one do in snorkeling. It brings you closer to the underwater ecosystem and introduce you to a world that is so close yet very far from us.

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Best time: January to May

Cost: Rs. 2000 to Rs 10,000

Best place: Havelock Island, Northbay Island, and Neil Island

3. Fishing:


The ultimate water activity that people have been doing for centuries and even more than that. It is a way to earn living, a way to relax, and a way to bond with friends and family. If you are one of those people who haven’t fished yet, then its a must try for you.

Best time: October to April

Cost: Rs. 500 to Rs. 15000 (depending upon the facilities chosen by you)

Best place: Havelock Island and Rutland Island

4. Kayaking:


A complete physical water sport. To be able to peddle a Kayak and go sailing through jungle and water steams is a adventure in itself. With this sport one can find the gorgeous unexplored parts of islands and enjoy their beauty to the best.

Best time: September to December

Cost: Rs. 2000 to Rs. 5000

Best place: Havelock Island, Port Blair, Neil Island

5. Banana Boat riding:

Banana Boat riding

Banana boat is nothing but a float in the shape in Banana which is tied to a speed boat. On this float 5 – 10 people sit together and enjoy the adventure of getting dragged along the water and riding the waves.

Best time: Everyday between 9 AM to 5 PM

Cost: Rs. 300 to Rs. 1000

Best place: North Bay Island, Port Blair, Elephant beach

6. Sea Walking:

Sea Walking

With the smoothest and the cleanest equipment, undersea walking in Andaman and Nicobar is the new favourite sport of adventure enthusiasts. To witness and observe the underwater ecosystem from this closely is truly a gift for anyone.

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Best time: Everyday between 9 AM to 4:30 PM

Cost: Rs. 3500 to Rs. 7000

Best place: Elephant Beach

7. Parasailing:


The feeling of flying in the open sky all while appreciating the view of awe-inspiring islands is the best feeling ever. If you ever decide to visit the Andaman and Nicobar Island then parasailing is a must for you (unless you are acrophobic).

Best time: October to May

Cost: Rs. 3000 to Rs. 5000

Best place: Havelock Island, Port Blair, and North Bay Island

The final Say

Gone are the days when travelling used to mean going from one destination to other. Now people look for something adventurous and something intriguing. Andaman and Nicobar Island has everything an adrenaline Junkie is looking for. So, leave your tubs and pools behind and take a plunge in blue sea. Book the ticket and choose the hotel and resort of your choice from SurfIndia, then all you need to do is unwind and enjoy yourself.

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