7 Beautiful Islands in India for Blissful Experience

India is an amazing place which is filled with bounty of natural beauty and charismatic heritage sites. To cherish its scenic beauty tourists from all across the world visit this amazing country. Apart from forts, palaces and national parks, India is also filled with such hidden destinations that make your India tourism memorable.

Today in this post we are going to discuss about the best Islands in India which will give you a peak of another part of this country. Where you can hang around doing long walks, watch amazing sunsets and equally enchanting sunrises.

  1. Majuli Island
  2. Diu Island
  3. Divar Island
  4. St. Mary’s Island
  5. Little Andaman Island
  6. Lakshadweep Islands
  7. The Great Nicobar Island

1. Majuli Island

Featuring as one of the largest River Island in World Majuli Island tops the list of the best Indian Island. Due to its uniqueness and exquisite beauty the island keeps a prominent place in Indian tourism. With the majestic sea around, the place is quite famous for its breath-taking sunrise. People here are quite influence by the amazing Assamese culture. Alike other island of India, this one is compact with the moss in place of sands on its coast. With the wide range of northeastern cuisine your tour becomes more memorable.

Majuli Island

Majuli Island

Some Quick Facts

  1. Months from October to December are considered as the best months of the year.
  2. 21 Satras and Mishing Village are considered as the major centre of attractions.
  3. Adventure enthusiasts can enjoy motorcycle. Other activities include mask making and local meshing.

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2. Diu Island

Though Diu is one of the smallest Islands in India but has a significant place in terms of tourism. One can find traces of Portuguese culture infused in the same. The Island is compact with many architectural beauties with serene surroundings that will stun you by its amazing beauty. The Diu Island is lying along with the Gujarat’s southern coast Nagoa Beach. Various attractions such as Sea Shell Museum, temples and churches shall complete your India tour experience.

Diu Island

Diu Island

Some Quick Facts

  1. The months from October to January are considered as the best months to visit Diu Island.
  2. Some major tourist attractions are – Diu Fort, Gangeshwar Temple, Seashell Museum and St. Paul’s Church
  3. Exploring beach, enjoy nature and travel through the local by taking local vehicle from the place.

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3. Divar Island

One of the most beautiful Islands, Divar is located on the Mandovi River and it is also a prominent part of Goa tourism. The place is connected with the ferry to the Old Goa. Owner of virgin and beautiful natural abundance the island is lying about 10 km upstream from Panjim, Goa. Bonderam festival in Goa is a major attraction in this Island and it is celebrated on the last Saturday of August.

Divar Island

Divar Island

Some Quick Facts

  1. The place can be best visited during the months of Mid November to Mid-February.
  2. Some major attractions of Divar Island are – Our Lady of Compassion Church, Shree Ganesh Sateri temple European Houses and Portuguese Landmarks.
  3. Travellers can visit the Fish Farm here and taste local specialties, buy quality coconut oil and many other souvenirs on this island.

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4. St. Mary’s Island

Still hidden by many people, St. Mary’s Island is the place where Portuguese explorer Vasco De Gama set his first foot. Also known by the other names such as Coconut Island and Thonsepar this small yet enchanting Island is famous for its geographical formation of columnar basaltic lava. The Island is known for its similarity to Giant’s Causeway which is located in Ireland. These islands are very famous for their basaltic rock formations which are cut into a peculiar hexagonal shape.

St. Mary’s Island

St. Mary’s Island

Some Quick Facts

  1. December to January months is the best time to visit St. Mary’s Island.
  2. The major tourist attractions features are Coconut garden and basaltic rock formation.
  3. Being an isolated Island, one is advised to carry refreshment with oneself.

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5. Little Andaman Island

Less explored yet appealing the Little Andaman Island is the perfect place to spend some quality time during South India tourism. It is the fourth largest of the Andaman Islands. Though the island is not heavily crowded yet the place has some really alluring beaches which fascinate travellers from all across the world. Featuring as the most beautiful Island of India, this place is perfect for all nature enthusiasts who love to embrace nature in its raw form.

Little Andaman Island

Little Andaman Island

Some Quick Facts –

  1. You can travel to Little Andaman during the months between December to February.
  2. Here are the names of some of the most amazing tourist attractions such as White Surd Waterfalls, Whisper Wave Waterfalls, Hut Bay and Coral reefs.
  3. Adventure enthusiasts can indulge themselves in activity such as Surfing and many other things.

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6. Lakshadweep Islands

Lakshadweep Islands

Lakshadweep Islands

Lakshadweep Island is the smallest of the India Union Territory yet is featuring as most beautiful islands in India. The Lakshadweep Island has its beauty lied in its remoteness. Tranquil environ enhance the charm of this island. The island is compact with the coconut palms, long stretched sandy sea shores and lush greenery. A Lakshadweep island is a set of 36 palm-laden coral islands.

Some Quick Facts

  1. Months from October to May are considered as the best months to be visited in Lakshadweep Islands.
  2. The major tourist attractions in here are Kavaratti Island Marine Aquarium, Minicoy Island and Agatti Island
  3. People can enjoy the thrilling scuba diving at Kadmat and Kavaratti.

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7. The Great Nicobar Island

Evident to its name, The Great Nicobar Island is the largest island of the Nicobar group of islands. It is a home to Indra Point which is considered as the southernmost point of India and is flourishing with vivid species of flora, fauna and marine life. Famous among honeymooners this is a paradise for all newlyweds. This island serves as a perfect holiday destination to spend some quality time with your family and spouse.

The Great Nicobar Island

The Great Nicobar Island

Some Quick Facts –

  1. Travellers can visit The Great Nicobar Island during the month of February to June.
  2. The major attractions in The Great Nicobar Island include Indira Point, Campbell Bay, Great Nicobar Biosphere Reserve and many more.
  3. You can indulge yourself in activities such as dipping and floating on the coasts.

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