Surrounded by pure turquoise waters, set out to take a barefooted walk on the delicate, gritty sands of Bangaram Island where the mild breezes of the Laccadive Sea embrace you, allowing you to absorb the tranquility of this private Island. The Bangaram Island comprises a total area of about 1.234 square km and holds positions in the largest island in the chain of islands in the region. The Bangaram is an isolated island, with only a population of about 10 people offering the tourist a peaceful and private respite away from the bustling city life.
Currently, the Government of India is promoting tourism on the Island and looking forward to making Bangaram Island a major destination for international tourism. However, the seaside resort on the island was inaugurated in 1974, and it became more accessible for tourists after the Agatti Airport was commissioned and the number of economic and commercial flights from Kochi raised.
Why visit Bangaram Island?
Bangaram Island is an absolute paradise on earth that offers the pleasure of your Island tour in India. You can enjoy the spectacular views of the Arabian sea, the sparkling white-sand beaches offer solace amidst the tranquil nature. The tranquil beach of Bangaram Island along with the mesmerizing sunrise and sunset views, probably one the best things to experience on Bangaram Island. This island also allows you to indulge in an array of adventure activities. Romantic couples can soak the warm rays of the tropical sun while taking a long siesta at sun loungers. Plan a tour to this beautiful island for a memorable time.
Places to visit in Bangaram Island
The island is itself a point of attraction, exploring the palm line beach and simply admiring the natural beauty and blue turquoise water.
Things to do in Bangaram Island
There are myriad things to enjoy on this beautiful island. The island is best known for Scuba diving due to the presence of its excellent sites. Several sites offer excellent diving and are available via a boat ride. Apart from that, you can enjoy activities like kayaking, snorkeling, lagoon cruising, glass-bottomed boat riding, canoeing, water skiing, island hopping, and beach volleyball.
Best time to visit Bangaram Island
The best time for touring Bangaram Island is the winter season and the beginning of summer. The pleasant months to visit the place are between October to March. During these months the climate remains pleasant and offers an amazing holiday experience.
How to reach Bangaram Island
There are two modes of transport through which you can visit this beautiful island. To reach Bangaram Island, you have to reach Agatti Airport, which is in Lakshadweep, and to reach Laskwdeep by air to board a flight to Cochin International Airport, which is the only gateway to the Island. On arrival, you can take the ferry ride to reach the island, which takes almost 2 hours. To reach Bangaram Island via ship, you can visit the official website of Lakshadweep to book your ship tickets to Lakshadweep. After reaching Agatti island you can take another ferry to reach Bangaram Island.
How to get around Bangaram Island
Bangaram is a small atoll where you can easily explore the island by foot with the help of locals.
Accommodation in Bangaram Island
This pocket size paradise has resorts with great amenities, where you can enjoy a memorable stay, the Bangaram Island Resort.
Where to eat in Bangaram Island
As the island is still developing there are no such other eateries at the island, but you can relish varieties of seafood and Indian cruises at the resort’s inhouse dining outlet.
Shopping in Bangaram Island
There is no such shopping site present on this Island, you can enjoy shoppingathe the nearby islands like Kavaratti.