Andaman and Nicobar – People & Culture
Referred as the ‘land of tribals’, Andaman and Nicobar is home to the most primitive tribes of the world. Of the six aboriginal tribes found in the islands, five are primitive tribes, that include the Shompens, the Onges, the Sentinelese, the Jarawas and the Great Andamanese. The Shompens found in the Nicobar Island have the Mongoloid origin while the other four primitive have the Negroid origin and inhabiting the Andaman Island.
Andaman and Nicobar – Beaches
Beaches are prime attraction of Andaman and Nicobar that make these islands an ideal beach holiday destination. All the sandy beaches of Andaman and Nicobar islands are known for turtle nesting. While visiting the beaches of these islands, you can spot important species of turtles such as Green Sea Turtle, Leather Back Turtle, Olive Ridley Turtle, Hawksbill Turtle etc. In addition to these, you can also see reptiles like Water Monitor Lizard, Reticulate Python and Salt Water Crocodiles. Most popular beaches of Andaman and Nicobar islands include the Corbyn’s Cove Tourism Complex, Radhanagar Beach, Karmatang Beach, Harminder Bay Beach, Ramnagar Beach etc.