Welcome to Andaman And Nicobar


The Andaman and Nicobar Islands is a union territory of india. It consists of 836 islands (of which only 31 are inhabited) grouped into two island groups: the northern Andaman Islands and the southern Nicobar Islands, separated by a 150 km (93 mi) wide channel. Port Blair  is the capital and largest city of the territory, located about 1,190 km (740 mi) from Chennai  and 1,255 km (780 mi) from Kolkata  in mainland India. The islands are sandwiched between the Bay of Bengal to the west and the Andaman Sea  to the east with the northern-most point located 901 km (560 mi) from the mouth of Hooghly river. Indira Point at 6°45’10″N and 93°49’36″E at the southern tip of Great Nicobar is the southernmost point of India.