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Neil Island

Area: 13.7 km²

Elevation: 101 m

Location: Bay of Bengal

Ideal Time to Visit: 3+ Hrs

Currency: Rupees - INR

Pincode of Neil Island: 744104

Language: hindi, english, tamilian

Weather: Summer 20°C to 34°C Winter 14°C to 30°C

Famous for: Beach, Nature

When you go to a place you often tend to ask yourself numerous concerns like; what to do, what to see, what activities to do. Today it is all about Neil Island and the important things you will certainly as well or the have to do things when you go to Neil Island.

Neil Island Travel Guide

It suited at a range of 43 KMS from Port Blair. Earlier called after the British Brigadier James Neil, it has been officially relabelled as Shaheed Dweep in December 2018 as a tribute to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose.

It is an enchanting little island and an ideal place to invest the weekend break and detox the mind. Most attractive and famous beaches to explore in Neil Island including of Bharatpur, Sitapur, Lakshmanpur and more. The best time visit in the months of (Oct and May). Normal Federal government ferries are functional from Port Blair to the island.

Neil at a Glance

  1. Neil is a small yet attractive island situated 37 KMS south of Port Blair.
  2. Neil Island is likewise known as the veggie dish of Andaman Islands; many thanks to its climatic conditions the land is excellent for the cultivation of fruits and vegetables.
  3. Neil is attached to both Port Blair (2 hours) and Havelock (30 minutes) by private ferryboats and also to Port Blair, Havelock, and also Rangat by Federal government ferries.
  4. The Web is primarily not available in Neil. If fortunate, one can discover irregular BSNL data network on phone.
  5. Neil Island is ideal matched for those who intend to invest an unwinded time amongst long deserted coastlines. With little bustle, couple of tasks to use up, as well as several deluxe resorts, this island is best for those who intend to invest an extravagant couple of days amidst nature.

Tips for Visiting Neil Island

  1. Just 2 ATMs and restricted cash exchange centers are readily available in Neil Island, so it is advisable to lug adequate cash for your transactions.
  2. Watercrafts usually get postponed or stalled as a result of weather in Neil, so make itinerary with barrier time in mind.
  3. Mosquitoes in Neil are common during the evenings. Lug mosquito repellents.
  4. Petroleum is hard to come by. Check gas accessibility prior to leasing a mobility scooter.
Sightseeing Attractions

There exist really lovely beaches with attractive sky blue waters and white sand. These sights are so splendid that you need to see an experience them directly. Here is list of popular sightseeing attractions below:-

  1. Lakshmanpur Beach
  2. Sir Hugh Rose Island
  3. Bharatpur Beach
  4. Sitapur Beach
  5. Howrah Bridge
  6. Neil Kendra
Things to do
  1. Scuba Diving
  2. Swimming
  3. Cycling
  4. Snorkeling
  5. Water Sports
  6. Game Fishing
Best Time to Visit Neil Island

Basically there is no winter months or summer in Andaman as an exotic weather condition pervades all over the year. Just the changes in moisture show up. Still, it is best for you to avoid the stormy period, primarily July and also August. The maximum duration to check out Neil Island is October to February. This is the most effective time to delight in crystal clear water, lavish environment-friendly plants and also much less moist, charming climate. Besides, the island does not obtain too chilly even in winter season. The summertime can be warm and also humid but it does not get also scorching for the awesome ocean breeze.

For more information on Neil Island travel guide and any other Andaman holiday packages contact Swan Tours or call 011 23415601.