Lakshadweep is known for its Exquisite coral islands, marine life in its pristine nature, beautiful natural lagoons, silvery beaches and delicious sea foods.It is also the water sports hot-spot and a paradise for adventure lovers. You can do scuba-diving, snorkeling, kayaking, canoeing or just swimming at some of the finest beaches in the world. Kaatti island is known for its yacht sailing activities and is very popular among visitors here. There are about 10 most popular islands in Lakshadweep, each of which has its own unique speciality to fascinate tourists and visitors.
Checkout some most popular things to do in Lakshadweep
Scuba Diving in Kalpeni Island Lakshadweep is world renowned for its exotic diving location. Kalpeni Island in Lakshadweep is considered as one the best unexplored sites in the world. You will find unique species of coral, turtles, fishes and other aquatic species through crystal clear water. Yacht sailing on Kaatti island Canoeing in Minicoy Island Kitesurfing in Kadmat Island Tribal Dance in Kalpeni Island Lagoon Fishing in Lakshadweep
Places to see in Lakshadweep
Agatti Island It is the only island in Lakshadweep to have an airstrip. Gifted with awesome weather, exotic coral reefs, palm trees and breathtaking flora and fauna, Agatti Island is one the favaurites among tourists.
Kaatti Island famous for its coral sand beaches and immense greenery, Kaatti island is no less than a paradise for nature lovers. Beautiful Urja Mosque is must visit place here which is a very popular pilgrim destination for muslims.
Minicoy Island Known for fishing, Juma Masjid and 300 ft. tall lighthouse, Minicoy island is very popular among Indian tourists.
Bangaram Island It is the most beautiful island in Lakshadweep. The only island serving liquor is the most visited and a party destination for holidaying tourists.
Kalpeni Island A group of 3 islands, highly rich in coral life is best known for its scenic beauty and water activities. Beautiful lagoon surrounding the island makes it a must see places in Lakshadweep.
Kadmat Island Kadmat island is another popular destination in Lakshadweep for tourists. With a capacity of only around 50 people at a time, Kadmat island is very high in demand for honeymooners.
Amindivi Island An ideal place to explore local culture and markets, the island is only open to Indian tourists due to Government restrictions.
Andretti Island The largest of all the Islands in Lakshadweep, Andretti Island is very relaxing and quite.
Marine Museum Marine museum is situated in Kaatti Island and is a home of thousands of beautiful color fishes and other aquatic species.
Museums in Lakshadweep Marine Museum
Food and Shopping in Lakshadweep
Lakshadweep is not much of a shopping destination but a favorite one for those who wish to take back souvenirs and fish pickles.
Local delicacies is influenced by local life. Fried and barbecued fish as part of seafood is widely enjoyed by tourists. Apart from local food, one can also find Chinese and Indian dishes.
How to reach Lakshadweep
Lakshadweep is a group of islands off the south western coast of India. You can reach Lakshadweep by Air and Ship only.
How to reach Lakshadweep by Air
Lakshadweep is connected to only Cochin with direct flight. There are no other direct flights to Lakshadweep from any other place. Agatti is the only airport in Lakshadweep.
How to reach Lakshadweep by Ship
One can also reach Lakshadweep by ships operating from Mumbai and Cochin. Ships also offer deluxe class to make the ride convenient for passengers.
Hellotravel Rating to visit Lakshadweep
Hellotravel rating for Couples - 5 star
Hellotravel rating for Kids - 4 star
Hellotravel rating for Family - 4 star
Hellotravel rating for Friends - 5 star