Best Time to Visit Andaman and Nicobar


Want to know Best Time to Visit Andaman And Nicobar ?

This article is all about some of the best time to Visit Andaman plus some of its exotic places. Searching for the best destination to visit in these summers? Well in this article we bring you one of the best and the most exotic places in India that will surely leave you amazed, i.e. The Nicobar and Andaman Islands. After a year of hard work and hectic routine, these islands will prove the best location to be one of your summer holidays location. You can relax, swim, lie on the beach, enjoy water sports, diving, snorkeling, explore, and a lot of other activities.

Moreover, several countries like British, Austrians, Japanese and the Dutch had occupied or these islands in their respective periods. This is the reason that these islands have an interesting historical background, and other than summer activities, you can also explore the historical locations of the island.

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands are located in the Bay of Bengal and comprises of approx. of 3000 islands that mountains, ridges, and jungles. These islands are India Union Territory is home to tribes like Great Andamanese, Onge, Jarawa, Sentinelese, Nicobarese and Shompen.

How to Reach these islands ?

how to reach

By Air:

The best and the most suitable way to reach these islands is via Air. Almost all of the Indian major airports have scheduled flights to the Veer Savarkar airport that is located at Port Blair. Traveling via Air will save a lot of time plus and you will have more time to explore the majestic island.

By Sea:

To reach the islands via sea as a bit difficult as compared to the Air as most of the destined ships take more than 55 hours to reach the islands. It only suite the people that are on a tight budget or have sufficient time. Otherwise, it is recommended to reach the islands via air.

Best time to Visit Andaman Islands

best time to visit andaman and nicobar

These islands have a tropical climate for most of the year. You can visit the islands at any time of the year except for June, July, and the Monsoon. The reason is that Monsoon will destroy your experience as you will not be able to enjoy much due to the rain. On the other hand, June and July bring the sweltering temperatures. The best thing to avoid this is to examine the forecast precisely and plan accordingly.

Andaman in Summers(April to June)

These months are also known as the best time to visit Andaman as the temperature is suitable and best as compared to all of the year. During this time, you can also opt for scuba diving, snorkeling, surfing, paragliding, banana boat ride, and. The temperature during summers ranges between 24 degrees Celsius to 37 degrees Celsius.

Andaman in Monsoon – July till September

This is the time you should avoid visiting the island as it can affect your experience due to the heavy rainfalls. The sea waves at this time become unpredictable and you will not be able to enjoy activities related to the sea.

Andaman in Winter – October till March

Due to the tropical climate, the Winter is also the best time to visit Andaman and Nicobar Islands as there is no drop in temperature. The weather is pleasant and mild and you can enjoy all of the perks of the island.

Travel Months Min/Max Temperature Season
April to June 24°C – 37°C Summer
July to September 22°C – 35°C Monsoon
October to March 20°C – 30°C Winter

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Places to Visit at the Island

havelock islands
havelock islands

Cellular Jail:

The most interesting of all of the historical places on the island is the Prison complex known as “Kaala Paani” or Cellular Jail which was built by the British during the British Raj. The Prison Complex was used by the British to lock, torture or kill the Freedom fighters, Political prisoners, or any other person he wanted. Anyone to visit the islands must visit this complex and will know the price and struggle for freedom.

Havelock Island:

The largest and the most beautiful island among all of the archipelago is the Havelock island. It is no doubt the best places to visit during your trip and you will plenty of activities here.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling:

These activities, i.e. Scuba diving, diving, snorkeling, fishing, etc. are one of the best and most interesting activities of the island. Moreover, there are plenty of coral reefs and exotic islands that you can explore step by step.


In the end, I would recommend that you should visit the islands once in your life and the islands are easy to access for the people of India. You will have a lifetime experience and memories here and will change your perspective of the world.

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