Kavaratti Island - India

Kavaratti is the administrative centre of the Lakshadweep Islands and the most developed island. Fifty-two mosques are spread out over the island, the most beautiful being the Ujra mosque. Water from a well near the mosque is believed to have curative powers.The beautiful and calm lagoon offers an ideal spot for water sports, swimming and snorkeling. Marine life enthusiasts can visit the marine aquarium, which has an excellent collection of aquatic specimens. The multicoloured underwater life in the lagoons can be viewed through glass-bottomed boats. Kayaks, wind surfers and sailing boats are available on hire.The Dolphin Dive Centre is an attraction for those who love scuba dive.