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Lakshadweep Island

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Holidays in Laccadive – a paradise of 36 exotic islands, 17 uninhabited, 10 beautiful inhabited islands, 5 coral reefs and 4 newly formed islets together is the divine and beautiful island of Lakshadweep. This trade union territory of India covers an area of ​​32 square kilometers and is located only 422 km from Kochi, in Kerala. These same islands are the places to visit in Lakshadweep.

With only a few islands open to Indian tourists (and only 3 islands – Agatti, Bangaram and Kadmat – they are open to foreign tourists) these islands are a beauty for the eyes and peace for the soul. Warm isolated sandy beaches of lagoons and coconut trees as backdrops and, of course, coral reefs contribute to the serenity of places to visit on the numerous islands of Lakshadweep.

How to Reach Lakhshadweep

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Vacanze in Laccadive

To enter the islands of Lakshadweep, tourists must have a permit issued by the administrator of Lakshadweep UT in Kochi. You can download a copy of the permit here. After downloading the permission you need to do the following:

Fill out the form and send it to the administrator, Lakshadweep office in Kochi. A lower registration fee will also be charged
After arriving in the Lakshadweep Islands, present this permit to any station or registration station within 24 hours
It may also be necessary to carry a police authorization certificate
Please carry 1 or 2 proofs of identity, as well as certified copies of these proofs of identity and 2-3 passport size photographs
Always keep the permission on you as a precaution
You can reach the Lakshadweep islands with flights to Agatti from Kochi. Or even take a flight from Bangalore that connects to Agatti via Kochi. You can also reach the islands on ships with a 12 to 14 hour navigation. As noted, Kochi acts as a gateway to reach the Lakshadweep islands. On the islands of Lakshadweep, boats are available to go from one island to another and cover the various places to see in Lakshadweep. If you have the luxury, you can also do the island-hop by helicopter!

Explore the islands: places to visit in Lakshadweep – Minicoy Island

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This 10 km long island covered with coconut is the southernmost part of the Lakshadweep islands. Minicoy is the second largest island of Lakshadweep and its customs and cultural characteristics are different from the rest of the Lakshadweep islands as influenced by the Maldives.

The high lighthouse on the island of Minicoy is one of the oldest built by the British in 1885, the island is also known for having ancient remains of stupas and structures of almost 800 years belonging to Buddha. There are also several mosques that are worth a visit. Juma Masjid is mentioned as a useful visit more than others. This is one of the best places to visit in Lakshadweep.
The traditional Lava and Dandi dances of the Lakshadweep islands are also held here.

This large tropical lagoon is full of green coconut palms and clear water lakes in a corner of the island, just a stroll through the narrow streets of the island will show you the culture here. How to get to Minicoy Island: Minicoy Island is the farthest from the others and therefore takes about half a day by boat.

Holidays in Lakshadweep – The Agatti islands

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The Agatti Islands are a pristine tropical beauty that captures visitors with silver beaches and blue lagoons with a background of coconut palms that adds to its divinity. This island of Lakshadweep is only 10 km long and is a spectacular destination for deep-water diving and swimming activities.
Growth of corals and multicolored fish abound in the lagoons of this island which is a must see in Lakshadweep. If you are lucky you could also watch the bioluminescent plankton at night on the beaches of the island of Agatti

How to get to the island of Agatti: Fly to Agatti from or via Kochi. Flying on the island of Agatti should be an extraordinary experience. As the landing strip is on the island, take-off and landing at Agatti island airport offers panoramic views of the beautiful blue ocean.

Holidays in Lakshadweep – Kadmat Island

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Vacanze in Laccadive

Kadmat Island is a beautiful coral island that covers a length of 9.3 km with an ecosystem of coral reefs and algae with warm silver beaches. Lakshadweep Island is open to non-Indians and there are also many water sports activities available. The island of Kadmat is also home to sea turtles that nest on the islands and include the conservation and protection of marine life.

The cruise from Agatti to Kadmat is highly recommended for the splendid views of the colors and life of the ocean. Kadmat is highly recommended among the places to visit in Lakshadweep. How to reach the island of Kadmat: only 2-3 hours by motorboat from Agatti
The island of Kadmat is also home to sea turtles that nest on the islands and guarantee the conservation and protection of marine life.

The cruise from Agatti to Kadmat is highly recommended for the splendid views of the colors and life of the ocean. Kadmat is highly recommended among the places to visit in Lakshadweep. How to reach the island of Kadmat: only 2-3 hours by motorboat from Agatti

Holidays in Lakshadweep – Island of Kavaratti

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The Kavaratti island of Lakshadweep is the ideal place to explore exotic aquatic creatures that crowd the lagoons of this island. Kavaratti is also known for adventurous water sports such as kayaking, canoeing, windsurfing, snorkeling and scuba diving in the southern chicken point if this island.
Kavaratti is the capital of Lakshadweep and can be considered its main site with the best places to visit in Lakshadweep and many things to do on its warm sandy beaches that offer great views. Kavaratti also has a marine museum that you can visit. You can also take a look at the Urja Mosque.

 Bangaram

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Vacanze in Laccadive

Only the inhabitants of this little paradise are the staff who work on the island. This tear-shaped island has exquisite types of coral formations such as black corals and many varieties of coral fish. The deep waters of the Indian Ocean with its exotic flora and fauna make the scuba diving experience irresistible.
This island also has the name “the 10 best beaches in the world” (Sunday Times Travel Magazine 2008) which makes it a jewel of Lakshadweep. Few exotic animals found here are coral fish such as the clown fish, butterfly fish, surgeon fish, angel fish and so on. Also watch out for sharks, manta rays, stingers, moray eels and turtles that appear on the Bangaram islands.

Holidays in Lakshadweep – Kalpeni alone

The entire island of Kalpeni in Lakshadweep is surrounded by intense lagoons of extraordinary beauty. The clear turquoise waters of the Kalpeni islands of Lakshadweep are a sight not to be missed.
Other activities to try are sailing, snorkeling and kayaking. The tourist facility has improved over the years on this island with privately owned huts and tour packages available. Among the places to visit in Lakshadweep, it is necessary to visit the bird sanctuary on the island of Kalpeni.
The Virgin Islands Reef of Lakshadweep are ranked the best by experienced divers. And the golden haze of light on warm sandy beaches while you are bathed in sunlight is the kind of vacation that everyone has to plan. You will have no shortage of wonderful places to visit in Lakshadweep. These islands are specially designed to offer you a relaxing and complete tropical experience.