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iXiGOers Dec 09 2012

How can one travel within Lakshadweep?

Reet Cheema DEC 10 2012
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The fascinating islands of Lakshadweep are so enchanting that it will definitely give you unforgettable memories for a lifetime. The area of the islands are small and travelling within the place is not difficult. However, the options are quite off beat. Lets discuss the various modes of transportation within Lakshadweep:

  • Rented Bicycles

    Bicycles can found for hiring quite easily within Lakshadweep. It is a brilliant option to traverse not only because you can enjoy the splendorous surroundings while on your ride but also because it is environment friendly.
    You can rent bicycles for a nominal value which may cost you somewhere between INR 50 to INR 100 for a day.

  • Boat/Ferry

    To travel among the various islands of Lakshadweep boat or ferry is a great choice. It is cheap and even though its time consuming the ride is quite an enjoyable one.
    The fares in the boats and ferry ranges from INR 400 to 2000.

  • Helicopter

    During monsoon season helicopter is the only option to travel within the islands. Communication through helicopters is easier and rather enjoyable. The panoramic view of the islands can be seen as you travel in the choppers and you hardly require any time to reach for one place to the other.

It is clear that local transportation on the Lakshadweep islands is scarce and you have to get around on foot or alternatively you can hire a bicycle or other means to traverse. So, make your decision wisely on choosing how to travel from one place to the other within the islands and have a fun filled trip.

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