Only 2800 m long, you can take cover the entire island in a short walk and brag about it to your friends back home. If you are a tuna lover, Kalpeni is the best place to visit in Lakshadweep for you. Much like most islands in the area, it is equipped with a lighthouse too, which has three white flashes that cover a stunning distance of 33.33 km with every flash in 20 seconds. The island bears striking resemblance to the Maldives, and can be rightly called a blue lagoon. A distinguishingattribute of Kalpeni atoll is the remains of coral debris running along the shorelines of the Southern and South Eastern area. The clean waters allow a clear view of what lies inside the waters, thus making your imagination perk up to a whole new level.
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Lying on the wombs of the blue sea is Agatti Island- approximately 68 kms from Kavaratti and 320 kms off the coast of India. The ride here is mesmerizing and you can expect to see everything from fishesto crabs and floating reefs all through the way. Blessed with biodiversity, the 5.6 kms long island is rich on a long-ranging flora and fauna. Being the only island with an airport is what makes Agatti one of the best places to visit in Lakshadweep. Try hiring a travel guide to visit the island else half the history of the place gets left behind. Time runs slow here, making you enjoy your solitude and time away from the regular din fruitful. Adventures unravel here, and if you are looking for an unusual vacation, you can blindly trust the scenic beauty of this isle. Sea turtles, multi colored fishes and corals are abundant here, so dont forget to pack your camera for your trip.
Right in the lap of nature lay Kadmat Island. Just 150 kms away from Kalpeni, the clear waters surrounding the isle is enough to keep you captivated all day all night long.Water sports are so abundant by the beach that it will eventually leave you tossing to come to a decision. The island is big on landscape and scenery, just as the water below is brewing with marine life. Reefs are one of the many places to discover here. Winds blow strong, creating a typical sound against the waves. The rhythm that follows is one that should not be missed.Kadmat Island is one of the best places to visit in Lakshadweep.The 8 kms long atoll will make a great time come out of your vacation here. Magnificent with lime stones, it is in the news for the sandy beaches and the sea banks ideal for sunbath. An entire universe altogether, the island is a right site to vanish from your mundane life.
2- Kalpeni has the largest lagoon among Lakshadweep islands. The lagoon is relatively shallow and ideal for all kinds of water sports. Kalpeni with the small islets Tilakkam, Pitti and the uninhabited Cheriyam with sparkling lagoon in between them are known for its scenic beauty. Koomel, the gently curving bay offers tourists facilities like bath huts, change rooms etc. You can swim, or engage yourself in water sports. Kayaks, SailBoats, Pedal Boats are available on hire. Included in package- Coral reef
in the morning on high tides we sailed to Tinakara a near by island with a very few people. we also saw Parali 1&2. there was also Parali 3 but it got submerged in Tsunami 2004. these are inhabited islands. after enjoying the beauty. serenity and peace we came back to Agatti in the evening. on the way back Jaffar our boat crew head took us on the deep sea to see dolphins. it was very risky as the boat was small and the hides were high. but we saw so many dolphins that the risk was justified. it took us 1hr to reach back from Bangaram to Agatti. due to unavailability of accomodation we were able to visit kavaratti which i still regret but we enjoyed at Agatti.