Jolly Buoy Island

Jolly Buoy Island is very famous for under water corals and the pristine clear beach. This place is one hour journey from Wandoor beach. Snorkeling and scuba diving are available here.

How to Reach?

To reach Jolly buoy island people have to come to Wandoor beach. This is located in Mahatma Gandhi National Park. Wandoor beach is 30 Kms from Port Blair by road. This route is same for visiting Red Skin island also. Both Jolly buoy and Red skin are located at Mahatma Gandhi National park. The normal time leaving to Jolly Buoy Island at Wandoor beach is 9.00am. Make sure to reach Wandoor beach Before 9.00am. All the ships leave at the same time and come back together.

Jolly buoy is a No Plastic zone. Before leaving to Jolly Buoy Island, people have to submit the list of all plastic items at Wandoor beach. They have to deposit a security amount of INR 100 against each plastic item. They will get the amount back after returning against producing the same items. Additional amount is also to be paid for each still and video camera.


In Jolly Buoy Island nothing is available. Visitors are supposed to carry all items required for them like, food, water etc… At Wandoor beach tender coconuts are available.