Water and adventure lovers are always on the look out for exclusive and enthralling locations. Rutland Island in Andaman and Nicobar Islands spans over an area of 109 km2 is one such site. The island is famous for its rich marine life and shallow waters and serves as an ideal place for open water divers to get trained and practice here. The island has a rich forest cover and the soil is dry and sandy.
The scenic beauty of the place attracts many tourists every year. The affordable rates of the accommodation and site seeing attract the tourists all the more. This diverís paradise has lot to offer to the marine life lovers. Spending time with the loved ones on Rutland Island will let you garner the most special and memorable moments of life. Attractions
Waters of Rutland Island are a habitat to smaller fishes and coral
Port Blair and its exciting locations offer numerous options to the traveler
A visit to the nearby islands
A walk through the forests will let you explore the wildlife.
How To Reach? By Air
These islands are about 1250 km away from Calcutta and 1200 km from Madras. Port Blair, the capital city of Andaman and Nicobar can be easily reached by air.
Sailing to Port Blair from Madras and Calcutta is very convenient. It takes 3-4 days to reach there. All ships plying on the route are under the patronage of the Directorate of Shipping, Govt. of India.