Wandoor Beach

Wandoor beach is one of the popular beaches in Andaman and attracts hundreds of tourist every day. It is more, known as the gateway to Mahatma Gandhi National Marine Park.Wandoor is situated 25km east of Port Blair and takes around one hour to reach there by bus. Tickets can be purchased on the bus itself.There are some small food stalls and couple of new resorts/hotels like ‘Sea princess’ or ‘Anugama’ situated in Wandoor. These stalls or hotels operated by the locals, which offers different kind of foods.

The beach is an ideal destination for a daytime get away. Jolly Buoy or Red Skin Island is near to Wandoor beach, so if you are planning to go to this island from Wandoor beach, make sure you reach here well in time. All the boats leave Wandoor by 9am in the morning.The beach has a restricted swimming zone as some incidents took place of crocodile watch. So people can hire glass-bottomed boats to view the coral reefs.Boats are available only up to noon unless in peak season.

Moudera Island is one more coral island, which is worth visiting. This can be planned if Jolly Buoy and Red Skin Island are closed or unavailable.

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