Tourist Places In Lakshadweep - ANDROTH, a tourist place in Lakshadweep, is the nearest island to the mainland and has an east-west alignment which is quite different from other islands lying in north-south direction.
This is the Largest island in the Lakshadweep. Androth Lakshadweep ,Tourist Places In Lakshadweep, Southindia holiday tours, Largest island,Islam, Saint Ubaidullah, Juma'at Mosque The scenic beauty of the place is enhanced by dense vegetation mainly of coconut groves.
Androth was the first island where the people embraced the religion Islam.
It was Saint Ubaidullah,who its is said , converted the people of islands to Islam. Androth Lakshadweep ,Tourist Places In Lakshadweep, Southindia holiday tours, Largest island,Islam, Saint Ubaidullah, Juma'at Mosque At Androth you will find his tomb at Juma'at Mosque.
You will find at Androth Lakshadweep a flourishing fishing industry next only to Minicoy and Agatti
There has been a regular traffic in Lakshadweep between Beypore and Androth. Most of the ships and country boats make a stoppage at Androth and then travel to their other destinations.
A tour to the emerald islands of the Lakshadweep are what dreams are made of. The sparkling crystal clear waters of the numerous lagoons and beaches of the Lakshadweep packed with corals, Androth Lakshadweep ,Tourist Places In Lakshadweep, Southindia holiday tours, Largest island,Islam, Saint Ubaidullah, Juma'at Mosque shells and fishes of all hues darting in and out if the corals is an experience that cannot easily be forgotten.
The shimmering seas take on all hues of blue and green as the sunrays strike it at different angles and mesmerizes as nothing else can. The people and their friendliness are even more striking.
Since they have been isolated into small communities for long centuries and since the individuals have to depend on each other for their very survival. democratic ideals of equality and fraternity are the rules there.
Crimes and violence are almost unheard of. The joint family system prevails and the heads of the different communities have considerable say in the matters of the islands.
The Government of India at East end of Androth Island constructed the first modern Lighthouse Tower in Lakshadweep.
The tower was completed in 1966 The Lighthouse was commissioned into service on 1st May 1967and is just 3 Km by road from Jetty. This is one of the major tourist attraction at Androth.
# The Lighthouse
# Juma'at Mosque
# Boat Cruises
How To Reach Androth Lakshadweep :
Air: Cochin Airport,Agatti Airport
Sea : Regular passenger vessel service every week to Androth Island from Cochin.
Also traveling by ship is a good option to reach this idyllic destination. A number of passenger ships operate from Kochi to this place.
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