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Kavaratti Island | Lakshadweep | India

Kavaratti Island, A land filled with tranquil beaches, water sports, and vibrant marine life awaits.

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Kavaratti Island in Lakshadweep

About Kavaratti Island

Kavaratti, the administrative headquarters and a jewel of Lakshadweep boasts fifty-two mosques, including the Ujra mosque with its revered well. The serene lagoon invites water sports, swimming, and snorkeling. Marvel at marine life in the aquarium and explore underwater wonders via glass-bottomed boats.

Rent kayaks, windsurfers, or sailing boats for aquatic adventures. The Dolphin Dive Centre beckons scuba enthusiasts. Opt for the 'Coral Reef' and 'Taratashi' packages to explore this coral paradise.

Kavaratti, the capital of Lakshadweep, is a scenic gem with 12 atolls, five submerged banks, and three coral reefs in its 3.93 sq km expanse. Though 360 km from Kochi, Agatti serves as the nearest airport. Under the smart city initiative, Kavaratti is set to develop into a smart city. Its coconut-fringed beaches, vibrant marine life, and water sports, including kayaking and windsurfing, make it a serene haven. With sparkling white-sand beaches and spectacular views of the Arabian Sea, Kavaratti is a true retreat.

How to reach the Kavaratti Island?

By Air

The closest airport is on Agatti Island, accessible in 15 minutes by helicopter or 3 hours by vessel.

By Train

No rail connectivity to Kavratti Island.

By Road

There are no roads connecting to the mainland.

Where is it?

Located 404 km from Kochi, Kavaratti boasts a tropical climate with temperatures ranging from 25 to 35°C. Positioned between 10o 32' and 10o35' N latitude and 72o 35' and 72o 40' E longitude, this island paradise resonates with the languages of Malayalam and Mahl.

Things to do at Kavaratti Island

  • Enjoy water adventures like kayaking, windsurfing, and sailing.

  • Bask on warm sandy beaches, swim, and indulge in water sports.

  • Visit the Marine Aquarium to witness a diverse collection of aquatic specimens.

  • View the vibrant underwater life through glass-bottomed boats in the lagoons.

  • For scuba diving enthusiasts, the Dolphin Dive Centre offers thrilling experiences.

  • Opt for tourist packages like 'Coral Reef' and 'Taratashi' to explore the coral-rich landscapes.

Kavaratti Island provides a perfect blend of natural wonders and exciting activities for every type of traveler.

Where to stay?

Paradise Hut Resort

Accommodation on Kavaratti Island is exclusively offered at Paradise Hut Resort, featuring six suite rooms with modern amenities for a comfortable stay.

When to visit?

The ideal time to visit Kavaratti Island is from October to March, when the weather is pleasant for water sports, and the marine life can be best appreciated.

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Q1. How can I reach Kavaratti Island?

Ans. Accessible by helicopter or vessel from Agatti Island.

Q2. What water sports are available in Kavaratti?

Ans. Enjoy kayaking, snorkeling, and sailing, or rent windsurfers.

Q3. Are there budget-friendly accommodation options?

Ans. Paradise Hut Resort offers modern facilities for a comfortable stay.

Q4. What is the best time to visit Kavaratti?

Ans. The tropical climate makes October to March ideal for a visit.

Q5. Can I explore marine life in Kavaratti?

Ans. Experience vibrant underwater life through glass-bottomed boat tours.



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