Neil Island Tour Packages
Like an extravaganza of fruit plantations, coconut palms, and rice paddies, Neil Island is where picturesque sights are.
Neil Island is a spectacular island that comes under the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and lies in the Ritchie's Archipelago. Neil Island tour packages are famous among travelers all over the world for offering them the amazing chance to explore the beautiful beaches, fruit plantations, coconut palms, and rice paddies of Neil Island.
Neil Island is located between the popular Rose and Havelock islands. In comparison to the full-of-tourists Havelock Island, Neil Island provides visitors with a serene and peaceful getaway spot. Neil Island honeymoon packages are additionally popular as they let newlyweds enjoy each other’s company in quite a picturesque setting.
Neil Island is much smaller than Havelock Island with its widest part being around 5 km in length. In fact, people can explore the whole island within a couple of days. There are three major sand beaches at this destination, which people can easily explore when they book a Neil Island package online for a tour.
Neil Island Travel Packages
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Get to know more about Neil Island before booking your tour packages
You can easily book your tour package from Veena World to enjoy some of the best highlights of Neil Island tourism. You can compare prices and itineraries of the diverse Neil island holiday packages available at Veena World, and subsequently book the one that meets all your requirements. In addition to what tourism in Neil Island has to offer, you can also visit and explore many other attractive destinations in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands through Veena World.
Excellent biodiversity, tropical woodlands, and unexplored coral reefs are some of the key highlights of Neil Island tours. Neil Island lies about 37 kilometers away from the southern end of the famous Andaman Island and is a part of the Indian union territory of Andaman and Nicobar. Hindi and English are widely spoken by the people of this island and hence you should not face any communication problems when you explore the top tourist places in Neil Island.
Experience Neil Island
As per the 2011 census, the population of Neil Island was 3040. This population is spread across its five villages, Sitapur, Bharatpur, Neill Kendra, Lakshmanpur, and Ram Nagar. The Island Tourism Festival and Subhash Mela are two grand festivals that are celebrated by the people of Neil Island with a lot of zest and enthusiasm.
The locals of Neil Island wait all year long for the 10-day Island Tourism Festival that is celebrated each year during the winter season. The locals dress up in their finest in order to participate in the festivities and cook up a number of delectable local culinary delights as well. For a traveller, that’s one of the most satisfying sights while on a Neil Island tour package.
Subhash Mela is held at Neil Island to honour the birthday of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. This is a week-long festival that is held in January and the locals usually organize various cultural activities and programs for this event.
Things to do at Neil Island
Neil Island serves as the ideal destination for a sightseeing tour, as well as for engaging in a host of thrilling activities like scuba diving, snorkeling, and swimming. Here are some of the most popular Neil Island sightseeing spots that you should not miss out on:
This is one of the most spectacular beaches on Neil Island, and features a sprawling stretch of sand and greenery. The vibrant and colorful coral reefs found at this beach subsequently make it a key element of all Neil Island tour packages. These reefs are known to be inhabited by multiple types of intriguing and attractive aquatic creatures. Bharatpur Beach is additionally known as a great spot for snorkeling, scuba diving, jet-skiing, and glass-bottom boat rides.
This beach features a long expanse of mesmerizing white sands and shallow blue waters. This makes Lakshmanpur Beach the perfect destination for swimming, sunbathing, and snorkeling. Tourists can enjoy some spectacular sunset and sunrise views from this destination as well. The natural rock formation known as the Howrah Bridge is renowned for being one of the biggest attractions of Lakshmanpur Beach. If you happen to be travelling on your first trip together, this is a must-visit attraction on your Neil Island honeymoon package.
Sir Hugh Rose Island:
This is a quaint little island located at the tip of Neil Island. This island is popular for being a turtle nesting ground. However, people would require a permit from Neil Island’s Forest Department to visit this site.
This beach is famed for its incredibly serene seafront. Sitapur Beach features a seemingly endless stretch of white sand and verdant foliage and subsequently boasts of incredible natural beauty. There are natural limestone formations that you can find all over this beach, which adds to its distinctive beauty and charm. Even though this beach is prone to high tides, people can indulge in some relaxed swimming here. The ideal time to visit the beach would be around dawn, just as the sun rises above the horizon.
This is a small strip of land that essentially connects the mainland of Neil Island to three distinguished landmasses. When going on a Neil island tour, you should visit this bridge during low tide to check out intriguing rock pools. People can indulge in some beachcombing at this destination as well. It, however, is important to walk carefully on the slippery sharp parts of this region, as this site is almost entirely covered by dead corals.
In addition to visiting the above-mentioned sites, you will also have some incredible opportunities for scuba diving and snorkeling with a Neil Island tour package. The beautiful crystal-clear waters and enchanting corals here especially for a perfect snorkeling spot. When you engage in such activities, you will have the opportunity to explore the enthralling marine life of Neil Island as well.
The Best Time to Visit Neil Island
Neil Island typically has a pleasant and comfortable climate throughout the year. However, as this island majorly enjoys a tropical climate, the months between October and May are considered to be ideal for a visit.
Here is a monthly breakup of the climatic conditions prevalent at Neil Island, to help you plan your tour to this beautiful destination:
October to February:
The month of October is extremely pleasant here, and you can comfortably indulge in water sports and sightseeing. October subsequently marks the onset of the winter season on this island. As this destination does not suffer from harsh winters, the months between October to February would be perfect for booking a Neil island honeymoon package. The average temperature here during this period ranges from 30 to 14° Celsius. This is when the 10-day Island Tourism Festival is celebrated here as well.
March to May:
These months constitute the summer season of Neil Island. The summers are not too hot here, and the overall weather tends to be a bit warm, with some humidity. The humidity here can at times reach up to 80 percent. While the average temperature during the summer months can go up to 34° Celsius, cool breezes keep the evenings comfortable and pleasant for tourists.
June to September:
The time between June and September is the monsoon season at Neil Island. This island typically receives moderate to heavy rainfall. People going on a Neil island tour during these months would get the chance to view the beautiful rain-kissed lush-green landscapes of this destination.