Witness the Beautiful Mount Harriet National Park in Andaman

Mount Harriet National Park

If you thought that the Andaman and Nicobar Islands are all about beaches with nothing else to offer, think again! If you have to choose a honeymoon package to Andaman, you should do well to make sure that it includes a trip to the Mount Harriet National Park. Given that designation in 1969, you can rest assured that the moments you spend at this place are going to be memorable to you for a long time. As the name of the national park suggests, the area is dominated by Mount Harriet, which has a height of more than 1,250 feet. The peak is the third highest in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. In fact, the forested picture that you can see on the back of an INR 20 rupees note is that of the Mount Harriet National Park.

What to Expect at Mount Harriet National Park

You can safely expect to see bountiful nature when you visit this place. The Andaman cuckoo-dove, Andaman wood pigeon, Andaman woodpecker, Andaman boobook are some of the birds that, although classified as ‘near threatened’, are still plentiful. Asian elephants and chital are some of the species that have been introduced.

How to Reach Mount Harriet National Park

Situated at a distance of a mere 20 km from the capital Port Blair, reaching the national park should not be much of a challenging task. Of course, our tour packages to Andaman from Kolkata ensure that you do not have to worry about the conveyance as we take care of everything. All you have to do is enjoy the sights and sounds of this wonderful place, which you are sure to do considering the beauty. You can choose whether you want to trek up to the peak or hitch a ride in a vehicle.

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