A group of some three dozen islands scattered 30000 square miles of the Arabian Sea off the southwestern coast of India makes our amazing tourist destination, Lakshadweep. Thus, the name Lakshadweep, which means Hundred Thousands of Islands in Sanskrit as well as in the Malayalam language. All year-round, the temperature here is favorable for all your holiday dreams. You can find beaches, sands, waters, breezes, coconut trees, corals, and so on. However, to maintain the environment and preserving it, you need a permit to visit these islands.
Here is the list of best places to visit in Lakshwadeep:
One of the biggest islands in the union territory of Lakshadweep. It is closer to the Maldives and is often referred to as lost Maldives. People here follow Maldives culture more than they follow Indian culture. Bandiya is the traditional dance form of Minicoy island. It is played by women carrying water pots.
Minicoy is famous for its lighthouse and from where we can have a panoramic view of the whole island that is full of fresh green coconut trees surrounded by clear blue waters. It is famous for its beaches and seafood. Anyone looking for a holiday to relax can enjoy the beaches that not many recreational activities but are famous for its water sports and pristine blue waters.
Bangaram Island also known as an atoll is a tiny island in the Union Territory of Lakshadweep. It is one of the best places for visitors looking for a getaway from their busy day to day lives. There are four small islands on the reef. It has got 10 resorts but has only one resort which is favored the most by the visitors. The beach resort attracts visitors with its great customer service and very tempting food. Bangaram Islands is also famous for water sports especially Scooba diving which is the most popular among other recreational activities.
It is situated in the Kavaratti islands of Lakshadweep. It is one of the popular tourist attractions apart from the sunny beaches and water sports. This museum showcases a plethora of different species of fishes and other aquatic animals. Apart from the water animals this museum also promotes the protection of water species and conveys the importance of it on the ecosystem. It also advertises marine products and has plenty of stuff that can be of interest to the visitors.
One of the many islands in the union territory of Lakshadweep is a popular tourist place. It is made up of three islands named Cheriyam, Tillakkam, and Pitti which together are known as the Kalpeni.
Tip beach in Kalpeni island is one of the most popular beaches among all the beaches on the island.
What separates this beach from the other beaches is the water is shallow and calm which makes it a perfect location for the visitors to relax. It also is an excellent spot for beach activities and water sports. There is a well-known lighthouse which is the cynosure for the tourists. The view from the top of this lighthouse is the one that makes the visitors feel as if they were in paradise. You can see the number of small islands surrounding Kalpeni islands, the surrounding ocean as well as the reef and green coconut trees everywhere.
These were some exotic and amazing places to visit in Lakshadweep. This could be one of the best places you explore for your holidays.