There is alone jetty at Bharathpur, which serves as the only entry–exit point of the island. The population of the island is 2868 as of the census of 2001. Agriculture is the primary occupation of the villagers, and the island supplies vegetables to the rest of Andaman. Despite its minuscule tourist infrastructure, an increasing number of tourists have chosen to stay at Neil Island instead of neighboring Havelock Island. There are a handful of restaurants and basic beach hotels that cater to international and domestic.
Neil Island:-This beautiful island with lush green forest and sandy beaches is the vegetable bowl of Andamans. One.One can feel the sincerity and serenity of village life here. Beautiful beaches at Laxmanpur, Bharatpur, Sitapur and the bridge formation on the sea-shore (Howrah bridge) are the attractions.