Trips and Itineraries for Diglipur
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Ross & Smith Islands
Ross and Smith islands lies in North Andaman, 300 Km north of Port Blair. State transport buses or private vehicles are available from Port Blair to Diglipur. This is one of the isolated and pristine beach of Andaman. It encloses a stunning golden sand surrounded by coconut palms. Ross and smith are two different islands which are connected by tombolo. The highest peak of Andaman, Saddle peak is a located near Diglipur. Covered with dense tropical evergreen forest the peak provides a stunning view of the island.
During December and January, turtles go through a gestation period, which makes them roam the beaches of Diglipur. You can witness this on Ram Nagar Beach, which is 15km away from Kalighat, the main point of attraction in Diglipur town.6. Shop for souvenirs at Aberdeen Bazaar
Ross and Smith Islands: Accessible by boat from Diglipur, these Islands are a beach lovers' paradise. A sandbar connects the two islands which becomes invisible during high tide. Blessed with crystal clear waters this is a perfect snorkelling site with perfect visibility. The officials take conservation of the area very seriously so strict measures are taken to keep the ecosystem of the place intact. You cannot spend the night on the island and have to be leave the island by 5 P.M. latest. Also, footwear to be taken off before you dive into the inviting blue waters. This is an amazing place for beach combing. You can find fossils, huge unique shells lying on the beach. Though you may be tempted, do not get back anything from the beach. You could be fined heavily. The Ross Island has been declared as a wild life sanctuary but only houses deer. It is a nice experience to explore the island forest by foot. Try and find the old dilapidated watchtower/lighthouse when you're at Ross.