Chidiyatapu is a beach situated 25 km from Port Blair. This place is mostly visited by tourists for the sunset view. The MUndapahad beach near Chidiyatapu is ideal for a day picnic and amazing photography. Bird watchers get to see many species of endemic birds in this region.

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True to its name Chidiyatapu is the home to many migratory and native birds of the Andaman islands. This is a paradise for bird watchers. The Mundapahad beach is one of the finest beaches in Port Blair. Most tourists visit Chidiyatapu for sunset but there is more to this beautiful place.

The beach has a dense reserved forest adjacent to it. There is a biological park of the Andaman forest department and also a guest house.


How to reach?

Chidiyatapu is located 25 km away from Port Blair and can be traveled by road.



The best time to visit Chidiyatapu is in the afternoon so that the guests can witness the magical sunset in the evening.


What to see?

The Mundapahad beach and the biological garden are the main attractions of Chidiyatapu.


What to do?

Take a long walk on the beach and swim in the clear waters of the sea. It is advised to swim in front of the main beach to be on the watch of the lifeguards.


What to eat?

If you are there for the sunset you may try the delicious Pakodi and chai near the bus stop.


What you should not miss.

Do not miss the sunset if you are there in Chidiyatapu.


What you can skip

You can skip the biological park if you are short of time.


Ideal for

Nature lovers, families, and honeymooners.

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