Agatti Island

Agatti Island

Agatti Island, a doorway to Lakshadweep Island is known for some of the best swimming beaches. The beauty of environment is refreshing and chain of little known island is classified into shades of colour allowing traveller to enjoy their holidays in best possible manner. Owing to exceptional tourism, island has all kind of facilities and for water sports, the crystal clear water of lagoon would take you to a different world of imagination. It is really serene and luxurious beside that there are amazing coral sites which you need to explore during your vacation here.

Facts

Island is the only place in Lakshadweep which an airport for transportation purpose as most of the area is declared as no flying zone. Presence of airport has made this small island far more accessible than any other island of Lakshadweep.

Culture

Most of the people residing here follow Islam as their religion but they are real simple men, island is free for tourism and people here are aware of tourism development. During the celebration of religious festival, an island becomes a prima of tourism as they come into fold of one to host the event with love and compassion.

Things to note

Entry permit would be issued to people with confirmed place to stay; Lakshadweep administration would issue the same but with codes of rules and regulation. Travellers are hereby requested not to visit a restricted site and respect the culture and isolation of society.

Things to do

Series of lagoons welcomes you to a place distinct in nature and far from any kind of pollution, the beaches of island is pure and dazzling and water sports associated with it would make it even more exciting. Traveller can indulge in activities like snorkelling, scuba diving, kayaking, fishing, sailing, water skiing etc. Lone walker on the other hand to enjoy the mesmerizing environment could hire bicycle to go for a solo ride.

Best time to visit

The season of summer starting from March to May and winter season from November to December is an ideal time to make a visit here.