About Havelock Island

If infinite white sandy beaches, crystal clear turquoise waters, pristine tropical rainforests and romantic sunsets are the words that aptly describe your dream holiday, there is no better destination than the Andaman Islands. This breathtaking archipelago lies in the Bay of Bengal and consists of 572 Islands of which only 36 are habited. Virtually cut off for thousands of years from the continent, the history of these Islands have always been camouflaged in mystery and legend. Ritchie’s Archipelago is the name given to the 9 emerald islands east of South Andaman. Of these, Havelock Island is the largest and the most popular holiday destination.

Virtually inaccessible for centuries and long shrouded in mystery and legend – these undulating islands have just started to emerge on the independent traveler’s list of must see places in the world. Due to the government’s strict controls, the added stigma of a former ‘penal colony’, and the untiring efforts of environmentalists, the Andamans still retain their original wild untamed character and remain breathtakingly pristine and beautiful till date.

A treasure chest simply waiting to be discovered, the Andaman Islands will enchant you and mesmerize you with its sheer beauty & uniqueness. Experience a holiday like never before, rejuvenate in placid beaches and discover the Emerald Islands with the Andaman experts – Coralreef!

Introducing Havelock Island

Havelock the most popular beach of Andaman Island, located 39 km of north-east of Port Blair with an area of 113.93 km. The area has one of the richest coral reef eco-system in the world. Havelock is famous for picture perfect white sand beaches, copious teal shallows surrounded by Lushly green forest which is ranked among the best in the world.

Havelock has a well-deserved reputation as a backpacker paradise. It also boats of a healthy mangrove eco-system and trekking trails through virgin rainforest. The shiny pebbles and shells in whites, browns, pinks and purples stretch to form the beautiful beach in Andaman Island. “Radha Nagar” Beach, is one of the most popular beach in Havelock and was named “Best Beach in Asia” by Time in 2004 , there are plenty of resort on havelock island offering accomodation catering to all budget.

Havelock is a perfect getaway for those that seek tranquility and a peace of mind from the chaotic loud cities.

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