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It is the largest town in North Andaman and is about 298 km from Port Blair. The town is crossed by Kalpong river which is the only rive of the Andaman Islands. It is also a county of the North and Middle Andaman Islands which makes it a place worth visiting. One can reach Diglipur by all means of transportation road, air and sea. It has facilities related to transport. Helicopters run from Port Blair to Diglipur 4 times a week which makes it convenient for people to travel and access the town easily.

Places to visit in Diglipur

Ross and Smith Island

Sited just at a distance of just 20 minutes from Arial Bay Jetty of Kalighat and can be reached by a boat ride. These two islands connect with 50-meter narrow sand bar alongside you’ll find the seashore encircled with rich forest, alongside you can explore the flora and fauna.

Saddle Peak Tourism

The best place to explore in Diglipur, the highest peak with the highest point in Andaman and Nicobar Islands have a height of 732 meters. Not just mountains, view the lush green forests and an amazing spot for the trek lovers. View the perfect view where Kalpong river flows through the saddle peak.

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Kalipur Beach

The best for the beach lovers sited at a distance of 18 km from Diglipur, explore the mix of sand and rocky shores, alongside you can enjoy fishing here. Read more...

Diglipur National Park

Adore the nature’s beauty where you can explore the dense tropical forest encircled by Lamab Bay Beach, really an incredible site to view. Enjoy trekking in the dense forest and click pictures of the rare species of trees, however, visitors need to take permission from the forest department before you step in here.

Things to do in Diglipur

  • Beach Exploration
  • Trek through tropical forests
  • Trek on natural trails
  • Explore the viewpoints of Saddle peak

Events and festivals in & around Diglipur

Island Tourism Festival

When you are in Andaman & Nicobar Islands, how can you miss on the Island Tourism Festival which is the biggest carnival held here and is certainly most exciting? This festival is more like continuing the festive vibe of New Year and hence it is celebrated in January and is a 10-day carnival. Read more…

Beach Festival

The beach festival celebration is a new addition of celebrations made by the division to please the requirements of beach lovers. The site of the celebration may vary. Creation of this celebration includes few beach activities like beach volleyball, and other beach sports like tug of war, kabaddi and so forth. Food courts, various other entertainment programs, fun activities are also arranged depending upon setting and facilities close to the beach. Read more…

Best time to visit  Diglipur

The best time to visit Diglipur is October to June as the weather remains cool here during these months.

How to reach Diglipur?

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