Chidiya Tapu, also known as ‘Bird Island’, is the southernmost tip of South Andaman Island. This is one of the top places to visit in Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
Popularly known as Sunset Point, Chidiya Tapu is one of the best places to see the sunset in Port Blair, the main hub of the Andaman Islands.
Chidiya Tapu is a small village with lush green mangroves and tranquil islands. It is famous for bird watching, sunset view, panoramic scenic beauties, and many colours of oceanic view. The area is filled with around 46 species of birds namely, drongos, hanging parrot, scarlet minivet, emerald dove, long-tailed and red-breasted parakeets, white-bellied sea eagles and grey-fronted and imperial green pigeons to name a few.
There is also a forest guest house at the top of the hillock that provides sunset views as well as views of the islands beyond Chidiya Tapu.