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Places to Visit : Lakshadweep  Island Tour Packages Deluxe Tour Package to Kerala & Lakshadweep islands covering Cochin, Agatti island ( laccadives ),  Alleppey (alappuzha) house boats & Kumarakam backwaters.

Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days

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Places to Visit : Lakshadweep Island & Bangaram Island Tour Packages Sun & Tan Beach Relaxation Vacation in Bangaram island, Lakshadeep Islands (Laccadives).

Duration : 12 Nights / 13 Days

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LAKASHEDWEEP  ISLAND
Lakshadweep is a sort of navigators compass, the word meaning destination.  The name “laksha” is only symbolic since the total number of Islands doesn’t even add up to a 1000.  The word “laksha:” means 1,00,000 in Malayalam and Sanskrit.  But it has other meanings too! For example, “Lakshya” means “Purpose” and Lakshadweep lies in the hub of the Arabian –African-Asian trade route.








There are many theories as to how the huge archipelago, the Lakshadeep group of Islands emerged.  The most widely accepted one is attributed to Sir Charles Darwin, the renowned English Evolutionist (1842).

He opined that the base of the islands below the reef is a volcanic formation over which corals settled and formed into fringing reefs.  These turned into barrier reefs and later to atolls due to the geological submergence of the volcanic base.

 

 

One of the world’s most spectacular tropical island systems, Lakshadweep is tucked away at 220-240 kms. Off the Malabar Coast.  The islands comprise of 4200 sq.km. of lagoon rich in marine wealth ad 36 islands in an area of 32 sq.km. 

Each island here is fringed by snow white coral sands.  The crystal clear water and the rich marine flora and fauna enhance the mystique of these islands. 

Against the vast blue sea the islands look like emeralds.  The huge wall like reef bordering the outer side of the shallow lagoons blocks the incoming swells of the sea.

The Lakshadeep islands are linked to the mainland by ships & passenger planes.  Agatti island and Bangaram island can be reached by Air and the others by ship from Kochi (Cochin).  The temperature increases from South to North; April and May are the hottest with temperatures averaging at 32° C. 







By several accounts, the cultural and geographical affinities of Lakshadweep are closely linked to Sri Lanka, Kerala, Maldives and Tamil Nadu.  The whole group of islands is one vast coconut garden with 100 trees crowded per acre.  There are no boundaries between individual plots and almost no ground vegetables.  The houses are spread out throughout the islands.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Each island of Lakshadweep, a tiny principality in itself, has existed from time immemorial, with little influence from the outside world.
The charm of Lakshadweep islands lies in their remoteness. Far off the beaten track, they attract no hordes of merry makers to its shores, or perhaps it is the beauty of the islands densely covered with coconut palms, and threaded by an unbroken line of creamy sand, each island serenely set in a sea whose waters range from palest aquamarine and turquoise to deepest sapphire and lapis lazuli.
The Lakshadweep islands now have two world class SCUBA diving schools, at Agatti island and Bangaram island.
To ensure that the way of life of the islands is not disturbed by external influences,only few islands have been opened for Tourism viz...Agatti Island and Bangaram Island.







 

 

 

 

The package cost is inclusive of the following :
Accommodation for TWO Adults in a Double Room
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Daily Kayaking
Entry permit
Complimentary stay of 2 children below 5 years sharing parents room
Usage of Health Club & Indoor Games
All applicable taxes

( the above package cost DOES NOT include airfare from Cochin [ Kochi ] to Agatti island and back.).


   
   
 
 
 
 
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