Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep)
Neil is a small beautiful island located in South Andaman District. Its famous for brilliant bio diversity, unexplored coral reef and white sandy beaches. Neil is also known as vegetable bowl of Andaman. Neil island should be covered if you are planning for Andaman tour and explore the stunning beauty this island has to offer.
The major attractions here are Laxmanpur beach, Sitapur beach, Bharatpur beach & Natural bridge. People who are interested in water sports can go scuba diving which is exceptional, other water sports such as snorkeling, jetski, banana ride can also be availed here. Neil island can be reached by sea only. Private as well as Govt. ferries are both available to reach Neil.
Major Attractions in Neil Island
Sitapur Beach is most ideal to watch sunrise. White sandy beach and the vast sea forms a stunning landscape.
Laxmanpur beach is the best beach in Neil island. The beach is ideal to watch sunset. Visitors mostly like swimming and sun bathing here.
Neil Island is famous for its naturally shaped bridge-like rock also known as the Howrah Bridge. Favorite spots amongst couples and families.
Top Things to do in Neil Island
Cycling is the best way to explore the spots in Neil Island as it is more flatter than other islands in the Andamans.
With trained professionals on hand to accompany you, snorkeling is a must do activity in Neil Island.
Deep Sea Diving is a must with trained professionals and well maintained scuba equipment. Plunge in to the blue.
Interesting treks are offered by locals for adventure seekers. Trekking in Neil Island offers great views.