Red Skin Island

Destination Details

Red Skin Island can be perfect choice if you are planning for a relaxed journey and peaceful environment. The water of this island is crystal clear and you can find the best red coral reefs, tropical plants and many species of fishes. Here your all family can see the unseen world of marine life. A permit is must for red skin island visit and night stay are not permitted. It is also plastic free zone.

Timing:- 9:00 AM To 2:30 PM
Tuesday To Sunday ( May To October )
How To Reach:-
Port Blair To Wondoor Then by ferry. (Approximate Distance 30 KM)

There are a few places in the world where you can see nature reveal its beauty every step of the way. Magnificent rainforests, azure waters, unspoiled seascapes, colorful corals and, above all, local culture, all make Andaman and Nicobar a great destination. Located about 1,000 kilometers off the eastern peninsular coast of India, Red Skin Island in the Bay of Bengal attracts all sorts of visitors. Of the many beautiful islands to visit in this archipelago, this one is the busiest. The island is located in the Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park, in the village of Wandoor, Andaman and Nicobar Islands. As stated earlier, Red Skin Island is one of 15 islands locked inside Mahatma Gandhi National Park. The park is located 30 kilometers from the capital, Port Blair, on the southwest coast of the archipelago. To travel to the island, one must obtain a permit from the forest authority one day before the scheduled visit. The island remains closed on Mondays and is only accessible to tourists between May and October. On average, the island remains open 6 months a year, during which overnight stays prohibited at all costs. Red Skin Island is a day trip and therefore has plenty of activities for visitors.