Mount Harriet ( Mount Manipur) National Park
  • 31 Jan 2022
  • Posted By : TryTrabby

Mount Harriet ( Mount Manipur) National Park

Mount Harriet National Park is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the Andaman Islands which is now known as the Mount Mainpur by the union Government as a tribute to the freedom fighters of Manipur. During the Anglo- manipuri conflicts, it was here that Manipur's Maharaja Kulchandra Singh and 22 other freedom fighters were imprisoned. As a result it is now known as the Mount Manipur nation Park. It is located in the South Andaman Island Wildlife Sanctuary. The park's magnetic charm has made it one of the most searched for tourist destinations, especially during the months between February and mid-April when it's considered as the best time to travel to Mount Harriet National Park.

This park serves as home to many kinds of animals, there is a wide variety of trees and shrubs all over the area. Visitors can expect to find an escape from the urban living, away from the city hustle-bustle, as well as enjoy the natural beauty. The park has clean fresh water around it. Mount Harriet is a beautiful place to visit. The location is out of sight and offers a serene getaway from the bustling city. The beauty of this place can be seen from its name as it resembles the sister of Mount Everest - Mount Harriet. This national park has been home to many rare species of animals, birds, and reptiles for a long now.

The islands surrounding Mount Harriet are breathtakingly beautiful, as shown in photograph. From Port Blair, Mount Harriet is 46 kilometers by road and 15 kilometers by Ferry. Mount Harriet is a beautiful national park in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The mountain stands proudly amidst the blue sea with grasslands, streams, waterfalls, and diverse flora and fauna all around. 

There are several travel opportunities available in Mount Harriet that you can take advantage of to stay amidst nature and have fun. The Park is a great place to spend time with family as they encourage you to enjoy the fresh air, play games, and appreciate nature together. 

Mount Harriet National Park is the second-highest peak in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The city of Port Blair, the Havelock Islands, and Ross Island can all be seen from Mount Harriet's vantage point. 

Many visitors to the park go on the Madhuban trek, which is a natural and well-known walk. It allows visitors to witness a variety of birds, animals, and butterflies. The park is home to monitor lizards, snakes, frogs, and a wide variety of bird species. This park's natural beauty astounds visitors of all ages. If you want to capture some of nature's beautiful creatures on camera, Mount Harriet is the perfect place to visit.

 Activities To Do in Mount Harriet National Park

•Trekking — For those who enjoy long hikes and soaking up the atmosphere of the forest, a 16-kilometer nature route is accessible.

•Photography – Bring a good camera because this is your only chance to photograph picturesque landscapes, wildlife, and the sea.

•Picnic - A fun way to spend time with family and friends. All you need is a mat and some food. With the chirping of birds in the background, the picnic can be well enjoyed.

•Viewing - You have a breathtaking vista of nature right in front of your eyes. You'll be able to view the beauty and majesty of nature up close and personal.

•Bird Watching - Be mesmerized by the exquisite beauty of gorgeous birds in their natural habitat.

How To Reach Mount Harriet National Park

TryTrabby is an online travel platform where you can book the best packages for Mount Harriet National Park ( Mount Manipur). Mount Harriet National Park is 46 kilometers from Port Blair by road and fifteen kilometers via ferry and trek. Vehicle Ferry service is available from Chatham wharf to Bambooflat.