DO’s AND DONT’s IN ANDAMAN
Foreigners, should have to and from confirmed air tickets and accommodation in advance before proceeding to the Andaman to avoid immigration problems.
Foreign nationals should obtain the Restricted Area Permit from the immigration authorities as soon as they arrive at Airport/Harbour
Visit the permitted areas in the Islands only
Make use of the services of authorized tourist guides.
While driving, follow the traffic rules, keep left. Carry legal documents like driving license, permit passport etc.
Consult life guards before entering sea.
Swim in safe area only.
Keep the beaches and the environment clean.
Dispose of the garbage at proper places/dustbins and avoid plastic.
Observe decency and decorum in dress.
Avail the service of Scuba Dive instructors having certification of professional organizations like PADI, CMAS, NAUI, BSAC and SSI for safe diving experience.
Please drink sufficient water to avoid dehydration.
Please inform your location to the life guard.
Please pick up your bags and bottle while leaving the visiting spot.
Foreign nationals should not enter the islands without required permit.
Do not enter into restricted/tribal areas.
Do not take video, film or photographs inside Tribal Reserve areas of the indigenous tribes.
Do not carry sea fans and seashells unless specific permits are obtained from Fisheries Department.
Do not light fire in forest areas.
Do not stay on the beaches or forest during nights by putting up down tents/hammocks.
Nudity on beaches and public places is forbidden.
Do not enter the National Parks without permission.