Launched facilitates Tourism for the Andaman Islands, India


Port Blair, Andaman Islands -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/21/2010 -- A Tourism portal, focused on the Andaman & Nicobar Islands located in India was launched today.

Andaman & Nicobar Islands is a group of over 572 Islands, islets and rocks(36 of which are inhabited) in the Bay of Bengal, South-East of the Indian mainland. The Andaman & Nicobar Islands is nearer to Myanmar, Indonesia and Thailand than to the Indian mainland.

The Website contains lot of information for an prospective International tourist. The Website is targeted to promote Eco-friendly & Sustainable Tourism in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

The level of interest that tourism organisations have shown in the newly established portal has been great, the Proprietor of , Mr. Suresh Srinivasan said.

Andaman & Nicobar Islands stretches over a length of more than 800 kms from North to South. Some of the large Islands are Middle Andaman, North Andaman, South Andaman, Baratang and Little Andaman islands. The northern most point is Landfall Island and the southern most, Indira Point.

All Andaman tourism related businesses, hotels, guesthouses, self-catering, Dive centres & Tour operators can register at .