If you want a beach without people do not settle for one which may have a few. If you want a room that overseas snow capped peaks, do not settle for anything that gives you a different view. Going where you want to go is as important as working where you want to work or being who you want to be.
Agatti is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful islands in the World. The simplicity of the people adds to the charm and it is an ideal destination when you need a few days off everything else. The view is so open from the island that your mind can not help but relax and drift away into strange beautiful calmness.
Where: Agatti, Lakshadweep.
Why you should visit: Lakshwadweep is surreal and peaceful. Its a getaway where nothing can disturb you. In Agatti, scuba diving and even snorkeling will let you experience marine life like never before. The coral reefs in the region are considered to be some of the prettiest in the world. The subtle waves that the Indian Ocean throws at you on this island will make you melt.
Things to do: Experience scuba diving and snorkeling, Try the local seafood, Stargaze from a beach without people, Take trips to even lesser known islands such as Kadmat, Kavaratti and Minicoy.
Best time to visit: November to May. Its best to avoid monsoons.
Accessible from: Multiple flights operate from Kochi. Would not advise the sea route as it may take up to 20 hours.