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Lakshadweep Island - Scattered on
the clear blue waters of the Arabian Sea, off the western coast
of India is a group of coral islands of unparalleled beauty. The
Lakshadweep islands (or Laccadives as they were formerly known)
are a geographical extension of the Maldive island chain.
"Lakshadweep" which means 'A Hundred Thousand Islands' is an
archipelago consisting of 36 islands, 12 atolls, 3 reefs and 5
submerged banks in the Arabian Sea. These emerald islands, rich
in greenery and fringed by silvery beaches overwhelm you with
their natural beauty. Visitors to these islands take back an
unforgettable experience of enjoying nature in all her splendor.
Lakshadweep islands lie about 220
to 440kms from the Kerala coast between 8° and 12° North
Latitudes and 71° and 74° East Longitudes.
Tiniest Union Territory of India.
The local population are all Sunni
The language spoken in the islands
is Malayalam except in Minicoy where it is Mahl, written in the
Summer temperatures ranging from
22° C to 33° C and Winter temperatures from 20° C to 32° C.
Southwest monsoons from June to September bring plenty of
rainfall to the islands. and Northeast monsoons also result in
some rains during October and November. .
Light cotton tropical clothes are
sufficient throughout the year. A waterproof coat will come in
handy during the monsoons.
For foreigners and People holding foreign passports: One can visit islands on a package
tour as individuals are not allowed to book independently. A
permit is required for which you have to provide details of the
place and date of birth, passport number, date and place of
issue, expiry date and 4 photos.
October to May is ideal and popular
By Air: Cochin International Airport links Lakshadweep
with the mainland. Onward flights from Cochin are available to
most of the airports in India and to selected foreign
destinations. Agatti is the only airport in Lakshadweep.
Helicopter transfer is available from Agatti to Bangaram Island
Resort during monsoon and to Kavaratti through out the year. The
flight from Cochin to Agatti takes approximately one hour Fifteen minutes.
Flights operate six days a week.
IC502 0915 / 1050 hrs
IC501 1115 / 1250 hrs
Operation: Mon / Tue / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat
(Subject to revision by Airlines) Cochin - Agatti
INR 6000 - 10,000/- per person One
Note: This is a 18 seater flight. Only 12 seats are normally boarded from
Cochin-Agatti sector. Hence groups cannot be booked on the
We are pleased to announce the starting of flight operations to
Agatti effective 05 March Thrice a Week (Tue/Thu/Sat)
Report at facilitation desk at the Warf, Willingdon island at 09.00 AM. Ship departure time 12.00 noon. Over night journey
Location: 10'-33* North Latitude and 72' -38* East Longitude, located 404 kms. from Cochin.
The beautiful calm lagoon forms an ideal spot for water sports, swimming and basking on warm sandy beaches. Marine life exhibits can be seen at the new MARINE AQUARIUM which has excellent collection of specimens.
The Dolphin Dive Centre is another attraction for water sports enthusiasts.
16.30 Departure to ship over night stay at Ship
Location: 10'-05* North Latitude and 73'-39* East Longitude, located 287 kms. from Cochin.
It is known for its Scenic beauty and the small islets called Tilakkam and Pitti and an uninhabited island on the north called Cheriyam.
A huge shallow lagoon encloses all of them. A peculiar feature of KALPENI atoll is the huge storm bank of coral debris along the eastern and south-eastern shorelines.
It is believed that huge boulders were thrown up during a storm in 1847. It is a progressive island. It was in this island that girls first went to school, when women's education was considered a taboo.
Here, one can swim, reef-walk or water sport on kayaks, sail boat and pedal boat. A visit to the Baniyan Factory and the Light House is also included in the day's program. 16.30 Departure to ship over night at ship
Location: 8'-17* North Latitude and 73'-04* east Longitude, located 398 kms. from Cochin.
It is about 10.6 Kms. long: it is the second largest island, the first being ANDROTT. It is the southern most island in Lakshadweep, crescent shaped and has one of the largest lagoons.
Viringili is the small islet that can be seen on the south. MINICOY is set apart from the northern group of islands by its culture: the islanders are employed as seamen in ocean going vessels the world over.
The island has a systematically arranged village system known as 'Avah'. Each avah is a cluster of houses which is headed by an elected elderly man called Bodukaka. Traditionally all powers to manage village affairs are vested in him.
Each village has a village house beautifully decorated and maintained. Mahl is the spoken language. MINICOY is an important centre for tuna fishing.
The Light House of the island is one of the oldest and was constructed in 1885. One can visit the villages, tuna canning factory, the light house and go for a long drive through dense coconut groves and winding village roads. The beaches have bathing huts and change rooms. So swim and beach walk, Pedal boat, Kayak and Sail. Three Tourist Cottages and a Twenty Bedded Tourist Home have been constructed for the staying tourists. 16.00 Departure to ship over night at ship
Reaching 08.30 AM Disembarkation to Willingdon Island, Kochi.
Tour cost :
Call us at +91 94443 93596
Package Cost: Rs.24,999/- per adult on twin sharing
Rs.15000/- for child (between 3 – 10 yrs) sharing with parents
Below 3 Years free of cost
Package Cost Includes: - Kochi- Kochi
Fare is inclusive of Transportation in KAVARATHI – KALPENI - MINICOY
Overlooking the mighty Arabian sea, this Beach Resort is
situated in the finest islands in the Lakshadweep. The average
transfer time from Agatti airport is 2 min. walk.
This resort offers 20 independent cottages (A/C & Non A/C) with
an exquisite restaurant serving Indian & International cuisines
on AP basis. Facilities for arranging business conference up to
40 persons. Well arranged aquatic sports like Kayaking,
Snorkeling, scuba diving, Glass bottom boat riding, canoeing,
skiing, excursion to nearby islands, fishing can be done in one
of the best locations.
Resort is operating a licensed Scuba Diving Center where
tourists can learn diving & explore spectacular dive sites in
close proximity to the island with a guide diver.
Package Cost Includes: - Rates for Agatti Island on Request
All meals (3 time buffet +morning &
Transfers to and from the Agatti
Welcome Drink on arrival
Usage of Health Club & Indoor Games
Complimentary stay of 2 children
below 5 years sharing parents room.
Applicable Rates for Children / Extra
Children between 5 yrs. To 12yrs.
sharing parents room – 50% of one Adult rate.
Children above 12 yrs. sharing
parents room – 70% of one Adult rate.
Extra Person will be charged 70% of
adult rate – per person.
Rates for Bangaram Island on request
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Available WATER SPORTS at Agatti Island, Lakshadweep
Island Drop & Pick up
Day Fishing– Deep sea
Night Fishing- Lagoon
Sand Bank Vist
Turtle Watch ( Per
Sun set cruise
Sail Boat and go Cat
Agatti ( perperson )
Kayaking ( 0800hrs –
Free of cost
Glass Bottom Boat
Service tax 12.5 % will Applicable for all above rates…
Minimum 02 person
All programs are
Life jackets to
be worn for the safety
will be billed accordingly to thr respect to programs.
Extra hour in
the fishing program will be charge extra
N.B: All Water
Sports activities rates are subject to revise.