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Shopping in Andaman & Nicobar Islands: What & Where?

Alok Kumar
Shopping in Andaman & Nicobar Islands: What & Where?

The beautiful Andaman & Nicobar Islands, coupled with a tranquil ambiance and charming view, you will get everything to admire about the islands. Counted as one of the most favored tourist destinations, it is sure to leave you mesmerized! Though you will get a range of activities to do here your Andaman Nicobar tour package will remain incomplete without one thing –Shopping! The tiny cute shops around the corner always spotted buzzing with tourists and local people.

Shopping… Yeah!

Shopping is at another level here. Roaming into the shops is equally enjoyable here. If you want to acquire a distinct shopping experience in this country then Andaman & Nicobar is the best place for that. Port Blair is known as the paradise for shopaholics. The Andaman tour package offers you some really incredible and diverse regional shopping centers. You will also love to explore the beach markets found in Port Blair.

Andaman Nicobar Tour Package

Get your wallet loaded a bit as you will not avoid the craze for buying a variety of exciting goods and trust me you will love to spend your rupees on them!

What can you shop in Andaman & Nicobar?

Though you will find a lot of things while you go shopping in Andaman, here is a must-buy list for you –

  • Wooden artifacts
  • Cane-made crafts
  • Decorative showpieces carved with coconut
  • Hats & Sarongs
  • Pearl Jewellery
  • Spices
  • Shell-made ornaments

Adventure Activities In Andaman

Where to shop in Andaman & Nicobar?

Read below to know the best shopping places in Andaman & Nicobar.

1. Aberdeen Bazaar

This is the heart of shopping in Port Blair where you will get most of your favorite things to buy in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Whether it is simple household goods or exclusive handicraft works, this place is going to satisfy the shopaholic instinct in you. Do you love bargaining in the local market? Then this is the place for you. Try your negotiation talents and get the desired goods at the best prices.

2. Sagarika

The government of Andaman has provided this place to encourage and advertise the talents of local people. Locals put their handmade works on sale. This is a self-employment act for many poor people here who make their living doing the marketing of products of jute, seashells, and wood. Their handmade goods are good to buy as memorable souvenirs back home.

3. Electrical Plaza

Are you a gadget freak? At this point, Port Blair will lure you to buy some electrical goods which you have been enduring quite a few times. You will love to buy exciting and attractive high-quality electrical goods at cheaper rates.

4. Markets for shell-based products

You can hardly find a coast here in Andaman & Nicobar which has not a stall selling elegant items based on coverings. You can find bags, jewelry pieces and decorative lamps made with seashells here in all marketplaces. Get a simple pocket souvenir which can later remind you of this tour.

5. MG Road

MG Road is present in Port Blair too just like every other corner of India. Mahatma Gandhi Road here signifies a great illustration of Indian customs and culture to the tourists. Your Andaman tour package will remain incomplete without visiting this shopping hub here. You can find all types of shops here. Whatever you want to buy as a souvenir or for regular use or a luxury item, you can find everything at affordable rates here. You can find good options to stay here. Excepts for a variety of shops, there are wealthy eateries, resorts, hotels, etc. to encourage more tourists to visit here.

6. Queen sea covering craft

Queen Sea covering craft is the place that every tourist would visit, especially the young crowd. Here you will find large to small-sized attractive souvenirs and other things to buy in Andaman including lamps of coconut shells, crafts of bamboo cane, earrings made of shell, and many other fashionable accessories. If you love wearing different sorts of jewelry pieces, you can buy bracelets, earrings, shell made chains, etc. which will grab the attention of watchers at a glance.


So, what are you waiting for? Book any tour packages for Andaman and Nicobar Island at TourTravelWorld and give your inner sole a boost to enjoy life in a new way!

Alok Kumar
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