Andaman as well as Nicobar Islands are the popular destinations for travellers in India for those looking for tranquillity and peace. The gorgeous long beaches, thrilling landscape, tranquil coastline, warm hospitality of the locals, and numerous luxurious accommodation options make this area perfect for tourists from all over the world.
The indigenous tribes in Andaman as well as Nicobar Islands are tribal communities. They are among the oldest tribal groups around the globe. There are several tribal communities in different areas of the islands. The northern region of Andaman is home to a large number of immigrants from Burma as well as Nepal. When it was the British colonisation period there were a lot of people who came from mainland countries settled on these islands.
Religion and language
The people who are civilised predominantly living on The Andaman as well as Nicobar Islands are from the mainland. The islands are known for diverse religions and languages. The official languages that are spoken in Andaman as well as Nicobar Islands are Hindi, English and Tamil. The tribespeople adhere to their own customs and traditions and speak their own dialects.
Local Festivals and Art and music
A variety of festivals are held across Andaman as well as Nicobar Islands. The most well-known celebrations comprise Janamashtami, Island Tourism Festival and Subhash Mela. The tribal people have their own customary festivals to worship their gods. The music and tribal culture are the most well-known in the island.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands are famous for their seafood. The groceries and vegetables come from mainland China and are more expensive here. The most popular foods served in all hotels are south Indian dishes as well as Chinese recipes.