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General View

Great reefs for diving, but check locally about the condition, as they were affected by the 2004 tsunami..

General Info

The Cinque Islands are a pair of islands in the Andaman Archipelago, on the north side of Duncan Passage, between Rutland Island and Passage Island. They are part of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands Union Territory of India.. The two islands are connecetd by a sand bar and therefore are often considered a single Cinque Island.. The Cinque Islands are a famous underwater diving spot. The branch of Duncan Passage between North Cinque and Rutland is called Manners Strait.. Coordinates 1116N 9242E 11.267N 92.700E 11.267; 92.700.

What To Do

Scuba Diving is the reason to come here....

Where To Sleep

There is no lodging at Cinque island, only at Wandoor, from where you take the boat to Cinque island. Try Anugama Resort at Wandoor..

Fees/permits

South Cinque Island is visitable with the general permit obtained on arrival in Port Blair..

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What To Do

Scuba Diving is the reason to come here....

Where To Sleep

There is no lodging at Cinque island, only at Wandoor, from where you take the boat to Cinque island. Try Anugama Resort at Wandoor..

Fees/permits

South Cinque Island is visitable with the general permit obtained on arrival in Port Blair..