The islands of Andaman have a special mix of different ecosystems, beautiful scenery, and lots of plants and animals that will amaze you. Come with us on an exciting trip through these untouched natural places where each step reveals something wonderful.

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​Mahatma ​Gandhi Marine ​Natio​nal Park

​Mahatma ​Gandhi Marine ​Natio​nal Park

This Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park is very famous and it’s a real treasure in Andaman and Nicobar Islands group. It covers a big area of 281.5 square kilometers with lots of colorful corals, many different sea creatures, and amazing views under the water.

Underwat​er ​Splendor

Picture yourself swimming in waters so clear like glass, and you see a burst of different colors and forms appear before you. The park’s coral reefs are truly something to see, full of many sea animals such as bright angelfish, elegant sea turtles, and impressive manta rays. When you go deep into the ocean, you will find amazing things under the water like “The Labyrinth,” which is a very interesting network of coral that is sure to amaze you.

Snorkelin​g Haven​

People who like being near the surface can find excellent chances to snorkel in the National Parks of Andaman and Nicobar. The park’s lagoons and bays have shallow water that is ideal for watching colorful sea creatures from a short distance. Watch many bright fish moving fast in the coral areas, and look carefully for the hard to find but very cute clownfish, known well from the popular film “Finding Nemo.”

Saddle Pea​k National Park

 

Tucked away in the rich green hills of North Andaman Island, Saddle Peak National Park of Andaman and Nicobar is a real treasure for those who love nature and enjoy trekking. The park gives a special chance to see the various plants and animals on the island while giving you good hikes that test your strength.

Trekking Ad​ventures

The primary highlight of the park is the trek to Saddle Peak, which presents a tough but fulfilling experience as you traverse through thick forests of evergreen trees, alongside waterfalls that flow down in steps, and ascend to the top point of Saddle Peak. While on this path, be attentive for animals living in the park like wild pigs from Andaman, monkeys known for eating crabs and several kinds of birds including eagle species named after Andaman serpents and pigeons from Nicobar.

Breathtaking​ Vistas

When you reach the top of Saddle Peak, get ready to be amazed by the wide views there. From this place, you will see a wonderful sight of nearby islands in Bay of Bengal and also lots of forests that cover these islands like green blankets. It’s a ​sight that will forever be​ etched in your m​emory.

Mount Harrie​t National Park

Mount Harrie​t National Park

Mount Harriet National Parks of Andaman and Nicobar is on the biggest island in the Andaman archipelago, shows off beautiful nature and many different kinds of living things from that area. The features of this National Parks of Andaman and Nicobar are explained further.

Trekking Trails​

If you are looking for an adventure in trekking, the park gives you a system of good trails that go through thick green forests, beside falling waters from high above and climb to the top of Mount Harriet. This walking journey is not too easy but it gives great satisfaction because when you reach high points, there are amazing sights over nearby islands and the blue sea water of Bay of Bengal.

Wildlife Encoun​ters

Wildlife Encoun​ters

While you walk through the park paths, watch carefully for the many different animals living here. TheNational Parks of Andaman and Nicobar are famous because they have special animals that exist only there, like the Andaman crested serpent eagle, the Nicobar pigeon, and the wild pig from Andaman. If you are lucky and can wait, maybe you see the hard-to-find Andaman day gecko or the beautiful Andaman green pigeon.

Rani Jhansi Mari​ne National Park

Rani Jhansi Mari​ne National Park

In the Ritchie’s Archipelago, Rani Jhansi Marine National Parks of Andaman and Nicobar is a real paradise under the water that shows amazing marine biodiversity of these islands. This protected place is a sanctuary for people who like to snorkel, dive, and love marine life, giving an opportunity to discover colorful coral reefs and meet many different kinds of sea creatures.

Underwater Ex​plorations

The big feature of the park is its beautiful coral reefs, where many bright fish live, along with elegant sea turtles and big manta rays. When you go underwater, it feels like going to a magic place full of life; there are colorful corals making amazing designs everywhere.

Snorkeling Adv​entures

For people who like to remain near the surface, the park provides good chances for snorkeling. The park’s lagoons and bays have shallow water that is ideal for watching colorful sea creatures closely. Observe groups of vivid fishes as they swiftly move among the coral formations, and be vigilant for the sociable dolphins that often visit this area.

Galathea Natio​nal Park

Galathea Natio​nal Park

Galathea National Parks of Andaman and Nicobar Islands is a real treasure, displaying the amazing variety of plants and animals from this area. Situated on Great Nicobar Island, the park serves as a sanctuary for those passionate about nature and admirers of wildlife.

Mangrove Fore​sts

The park has a very beautiful part which is the big mangrove woods. This place is very important for many kinds of birds, reptiles, and animals that live in water. When you go around this complex world of roots and branches, you will see an interesting and special view of how nature keeps everything working together nicely.

Bird Watch​ing Paradise

The National Parks of Andaman and Nicobar are famous for having many different birds. Galathea National Park also has this variety of birds. When you walk on the paths in the park, be sure to have your binoculars with you because there is a chance to see impressive birds like the Nicobar serpent eagle or hard-to-find ones like the Andaman crake and beautiful Nicobar pigeon as well.

Conclusion​

The National Parks in Andaman and Nicobar stand out with their impressive natural beauty and rich variety of living things. You can see the colorful coral formations and many types of sea creatures at places like Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park and Rani Jhansi Marine National Park.
Then there are parks with dense, green forests such as Saddle Peak National Park or Mount Harriet National Park that offer difficult paths for walking through nature. These special areas give an experience you won’t forget. If you love nature, like adventure or just want to get away from the busy city life, the National Parks of Andaman and Nicobar will truly touch your soul.