Neil Island is an isolated island of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, it gives you peace and silence of almost deserted beaches. Neil Island is situated at 40km to the northeast of Ports Blair and you can reach it through a small ferry ride. An exotic destination for lying on the beach sand, walking through jungle, cycling along paddy fields and swimming in the beach waters wearing snorkels. You can collect wonderful seashells from the shores of the island.
History of Neil Island
Tourist Attractions and Travel Info
The island’s scenic beaches and tranquility makes it one of the most popular holiday destination in Andaman. You can reach Neil Island through boats from Port Blair. Havelock is the nearest island of Neil.
Among the islands of Andaman, Neil Island with its wide beaches is famous for snorkeling, which is an adventure sport. You may see other kind of water activities like fishing and angling commonly carried out in the island. The left out corals attract lots of tourists and marine lovers.
Bicycles are available for rent here. You can rent a bicycle for a day tour on the island, or take an auto-rickshaw. You can find few eateries in the main bazaar. If you stay in resorts you will have to order for food two hours earlier as the cook needs to order items required for cooking fresh from the market.
Neil Island Map