Some interesting historical facts about Andaman Island
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One of the basic things that we all know about Andaman is that it is a union territory of India that consists of two island groups at the southern edge of the Bay of Bengal.
But it has more interesting facts too. Check out these interesting facts about Andaman Island As its history will be a fascinating one as its beach or might be more than that.
Before choosing the Andaman tour packages for your vacation make sure that you know some ancient things about Andaman.
Some of the genetic studies say that the people from Andaman were being isolated from the other population where more than 30,000 years ago.
The active volcano
The Andaman has only one active lava volcano. It first erupted in the year 1787 later it erupted 10 times after that. Recently it erupted in the year 2017 February. Because of this volcano, the seas that are around this island can have a good scuba diving. The Andaman Holiday Packages will give the best experience for scuba diving.
Islands and beaches of Andaman
One part of Andaman has an island which is known as Parrot Island where there will be more than a thousand parrots. The phenomenon of the bioluminescence could be experienced rarely at Havelock islands. The Radhanagar beach or Havelock’s beach no. 7 are the one that has been voted as 7th best beach among the world.
The mud volcanoes
According to the records the first mud volcanoes were being observed in the year 1983 march near Nilambur Village in the Island of Baratang. The mud volcanoes are being formed by the emission of the depressurized pore water and the natural gases from the decaying organic matters of the underground.
The limestone Alfred caves
Check out the limestone Alfred caves that are included in the Andaman Holiday Packages. This cave is an extremely narrow one and is a hoe for the Swiftlet birds what it makes some edible nest that is very unique. These tiny brown birds will be using their saliva and attach their sticky home.
The Ross and Smith Island
The next one is about Ross and Smith Island. These are the island that is being connected by the natural white sand bar that makes one of the most attractive spots. Ross Island was an important headquarters for both the British and the Japanese.
The first sunrise
It seems that an island named Katchal which a tiny Island near Nicobar received the first sunrise. It is one of the first inhabited places on the earth that catches the rays of the sunrise on the millennium. Have this beautiful experience of sunrise with Andaman Holiday Packages.
The ancient Andaman
During the 10th century the Persian adventurer Buzurg ibn Shahriyar described an island chain that was inhabited by the cannibals.
The Marco polo also added that the natives had a dog’s heads, and the tablets in the Thanjavur which is in the Tamil Nadu has named as an impure Islands.
Though it is not an exact tourist spot but most of the tourist visits this place by arranging Andaman nicobar tourism packages. Some people even visit this place as their honeymoonwith the Andaman honeymoon packages.
One of the unique features of this place is it has an extreme variability of its physical properties.
The temperature that is in the offshore area, are warm and they are markedly uniform during all the seasons and decrease somewhat towards the north.
The Hydrology of Andaman
The surface of the densities is mostly considered greater during the spring than while falling while the river discharge is high.
The surface movements of the water will be changing its directions with its seasons and the northeast monsoon will be giving a counter-clockwise circulation.
The Islands are very much famous as a Kaala paani or as black water once the cellular jail was built. This jail was established for keeping the political prisoners who fought for India’s freedom.
Thus, the island had been witnessed the bloodied history and saw some supreme sacrifices from the Indians who have fought for freedom.
In today’s world, this cellular jail has been kept as a tourist spot, which is included in the Andaman Holiday Packages
History of Andaman
The Andaman was being occupied by Japan for almost 3 years during the time of the 2nd world war. When Japan took over the Island in the year 1942.
They freed the cellular jails, intimated and asked them to join the Indian National Army. There has been some rumor saying that some of the Japanese have made a secret tunnel that connects the Ross Island to the Port Blair.
Must have Andaman Holiday Packages just to check about the secret tunnel and for other tourist spots.
Almost all the parts of the Andaman and the Nicobar have lied In the Zone V seismic hazard. Thus, because of this, the islands are always prone to have both tsunamis as well as the earthquake.
The Andaman Sea will constantly widen because of the tectonic process and known as Seafloor spreading.