Lakshadweep Island is India’s smallest union territory which got famous after the recent visit of Hon’ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The exotic island covers a total area of 32 sq. km. and consists of 36 islands, lush green landscapes, and less crowded beaches. Lakshadweep is gem of Arabian Sea and renowned for crystal clear water, serene landscape, and tranquil island is a getaway for the travelers.

Attraction Points of Lakshadweep


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Bangaram island is famous for the tourist resort in the quaint places away from the hustle bustle city life. In the night, the enchanting beach glows in blue colour like a jewel, thus known as ‘Jewel of Lakshadweep’. Bangaram Island is not directly connected with road and train, reach Agatti Island, the nearest Airport.  From Agatti Island, avail boat or helicopter service to reach the island.

Agatti Island

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Agatti Island is the most accessible island in Lakshadweep, due to the aircraft built on the island. At the landing site, you can enjoy the breath-taking view and immense beauty of Agatti Island. The island is referred to as the beautiful lagoon of Lakshadweep, the white sand, vibrant marine life, makes it an idol destination. If you are adventurous and would like to go snorkeling and diving, Agatti Island is a paradise.


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Kadmath is famous for its sandy beaches and sand banks, the island is only 8km long and 550 meters wide. Kadmath is known for its beautiful diving centers and water sports like kayaks, sailing boats, pedal boats, glass-bottomed boats and skiing boats. At Kadmath, you can learn about the water activities from the Water Sports Institute. For nature lovers, enjoy and learn about nature by availing the package from Marine Wealth Awareness.


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The island is known as the most developed islands which has around 52 mosques. Kavaratti is perfect place for adventurous, marine life enthusiastic and beach lovers. At Kavaratti, you can enjoy water spots like swimming, snorkeling, kayaks, wind surfers, and sailing boats. If you want to go for Scuba Diving, The Dolphine Dive Center offers good services. The marine aquarium is an attraction point in Kavaratti Island which offers various aquatic specimens. The island is a lagoon to enjoy the sunbathing and take sun-kissed bath.


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Minicoy, the isolated island, is one of the largest lagoons on the southern side of the island. Minicoy is known for its traditional dance, ‘The Lava’, and the colourful boat race named ‘Jahadhoni’ are an attraction point. Minicoy is the centre of tuna fishing, and the tuna-canning factory is famous on the island. Tourists can enjoy the cottages and can stay in 20-bedded tourist homes.


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At Kalpeni beach, you can enjoy swimming, snorkeling, and water sports activities like kayaks, sailboats and pedal boats. The beautiful island offers peace and can take reef walks in the vast lagoon.

Best Time to Visit Lakshadweep

Lakshadweep offers pleasant weather from October to March. During these months the sea is calm, and tourists can enjoy water sports activities like scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking and various boat rides.

Hotels in Lakshadweep

  • Agatti Island Beach Resort: The resort offers comfortable staycation and various kinds of water activities.
  • Bangaram Island Resort: A luxury resort famous for overwater bungalows.
  • Sea Shell Beach Resort (Kavaratti): A peaceful retreat with all modern amenities.

How to Reach Lakshadweep

You can reach Lakshadweep only by air and sea, the rail and road services are not available.

  • By Air: Agatti Airport is the nearest and only airport in Lakshadweep, and Indian Airlines operate from Kochi, Kerala. If you are flying from any metro cities, take a flight to Kochi and from there board a flight for Lakshadweep, Agatti Airport.
  • By Sea: After reaching at Kochi, Kerala, you can take a ride in Ships which gives you the scenic and unforgettable journey.

Entry Permit at Lakshadweep

If you are planning a trip to Lakshadweep, take the entry permit which is mandatory for non-Lakshadweep citizens.

Final Thought

Lakshadweep is the perfect place for honeymooners to enjoy each other’s company on the peaceful island. The untouched beauty offers scenic views, and paradise. If your partner is adventurous or just wants to relax on the beach, Lakshadweep has everything in its bucket. Why to wait, plan a trip enjoy and relax yourself.

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  • How much does a Lakshadweep trip cost?
    The trip cost is based on your choice, if you want a budget friendly trip, then the cost would be around Rs 20,000 to 30,000 per person. But if you are planning a honeymoon trip with your partner and want a luxurious trip then the cost can go above Rs. 1 lakh.
  • How can I go to Lakshadweep from India?
    Lakshadweep is not connected to rails and roads. The reach Lakshadweep, take a flight from Kochi to Agatti Airport, or else hire a passenger ship from Kochi, Kerala.
  • What is the population of Lakshadweep?
    As of my last knowledge update in January 2022, the population was around 64,429.
  • What is the capital of Lakshadweep?
    Kavaratti is the capital of Lakshadweep.
  • Lakshadweep vs. Maldives
    Both the destinations offer scenic beach view, but if you want to explore the rich natural beauty and tranquility of beaches, plan a trip to Lakshadweep. If you want to see commercialized beach, then Maldives is good to explore.

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