Take a look at our top picks for best summer Islands in India
India is blessed with many exotic and beautiful islands that can be perfect destinations for getaways from the hectic and busy life that cities offer. Mountains, hills, deserts, etc. are surely equally good and adventurous but with the serene, exotic experience that islands offer, there is no comparison. Here you can check the best Islands to visit in India.
Havelock Island, Andaman
Havelock Island forms the part of Ritchie’s Archipelago that is located in Andaman. It is preferred by tourists for the beaches mentioned above, water activities and watching the sunset. The interior of the island is covered with dense forests and is home to many kinds of species such as white-headed mynas and woodpeckers.
Majuli Island, Assam
Majuli island is the largest riverine island in the world located on the Brahmaputra river. It is also a UNESCO site. It includes many ethnic groups such as Mishing, Deori, Koch, Ahom, etc. The main village is Naghmar village where festivals and other cultural activities take place.
Lakshadweep island is an archipelago of 36 atolls. It lies off the coast of Kerala. However, not all islands are open for tourists, only a few are accessible with a valid permit. More than 93% of the population are Muslims. Alcohol is banned on most of the islands.
Barren Island, Andaman
The island is located in the Andaman Sea and is the only confirmed active volcano in India. The lava rocks, scuba diving and other waterworks make this tour a memorable journey.