Best of Andaman Islands
Duration: (08 Nights | 09 Days)
Day 01: Arrive at Port Blair
Day 02: Excursion to Rose Island, North Bay Island & Viper Island
Day 03: Port Blair to Neil Island
Day 04: Explore Neil Island
Day 05: Neil Island to Havelock Island
Day 06: Havelock Island: Excursion to Elephant Beach
Day 07: Havelock Island: Excursion to Kala Pathar & Radhanagar Beach
Day 08: Havelock Island to Port Blair
Day 09: Port Blair Airport Drop
• Visit Rose, North Bay & Viper Island
• Explore Neil Island and Havelock Island
• Spend time at Elephant, Bharatpur and Laxmanpur Beach
• Kala Pathar, Radhanagar & Vijayanagar Beach
• Port Blair (3N)
• Neil Island (2N)
• Havelock Island (3N)
• Room category & accommodation as desired
• 03 nights’ stay at Port Blair with breakfast
• 02 night’ stay at Neil Island with breakfast
• 03 nights’ stay at Havelock Island breakfast
• All sightseeing by Private Ac Vehicle at all the islands
• All entry tickets, ferry tickets and permit charges
• Port Blair Airport pick-up & drop
• Fuel, driver allowances
• All applicable taxes
• Air Fare
• Water sports activities
• Expenses of personal nature, such as laundry, telephone calls, room service, alcoholic beverages, mini bar charges, tips, portage, camera fees, room heater, etc.
• Any meals and services not specifically mentioned in the inclusions
• Any expense incurred or loss caused by reasons beyond our control such as bad weather, natural calamities (landslides, floods), flight delays / rescheduling / cancellations, any accidents / medical evacuations, riots/strikes/war/road blocks, & force majeure events, etc.
• Medical insurance/travel insurance
• Additional sightseeing charges or extra usage of vehicle apart from the suggested itinerary
DAY 01: ARRIVE AT PORT BLAIR
Welcome and received by Andaman Tourism contact personnel. Drop and check in to the hotel of your choice at Port Bair. After a brief session of getting fresh and lunch proceed to the most significant attraction of Port Blair. Cellular Jail Light & Sound show is famous for depicting the glorious history of the India. The show is presented every day evening at around 5.30 p.m. Tickets are available at the venue from the reception counter of Director of Tourism.
DAY 02: EXCURSION TO ROSE ISLAND, NORTH BAY ISLAND & VIPER ISLAND
After a quick breakfast at the hotel or maybe a packed breakfast get dropped at the Phoenix Bay Jetty for hopping on to a boat cruising to a short-distance located Ross Island. The guide gives a brief on all the destinations in the course of island hopping of the day trip. Ross Island is a mere 20-minute ferry ride from Port Blair. Ross Island is an island of preserved heritage. It is a small island picturesque and spectacular. As you go around the island amidst the ruins and war remnants, be a silent spectator to the British ways of life in the pre-independence era. Spend a day of bliss among the shady cove and the rolling and crashing waves, the deer, squirrels, rabbits and peacocks. The colonial ruins and the ancient trees are a pure bliss to the soul.
After enjoying thoroughly, the serenity of Ross Island, proceed towards North Bay Island that takes another 30 minutes to reach. The Coral or the North Bay Island is popular with the sports enthusiasts and the adventure lovers for the high-speed boating, the glass-bottom boating, the Dolphin boat cruise and the deep-sea adventures. No tourists will return bored from the island combing. From the North Bay Island, proceed towards the last destination of the day, the Viper Island.
Viper Island is an interesting place with enchanting tourist attractions in the form of buildings of historical importance, the gallows where the women inmates and harbour convicts were executed and the lovely greenery surrounding the whole island. It is a day-out location spot and can be reached by ferries. The island has been a mute witness to many acts of bravery and sacrifices during the freedom struggle of India. Sunset view is wondrous in this island. After an island excursion, return to Port Blair and back to the hotel for night stay.
DAY 03: PORT BLAIR TO NEIL ISLAND
Early morning after breakfast, proceed to the Port Blair Phoenix Jetty to catch a ferry to Neil Island. The journey is approximately 40 kilometres long and takes 2.5 to 4 hours depending on the speed of the ferry.
DAY 04: EXPLORE NEIL ISLAND
Start the day with a visit to the beautiful natural rock formation on a rocky beach that can be approached only when the water is low tide. Howrah Bridge attracts a lot of tourist. The approach way is among rocks and is somewhat rough and slippery. You can spot some rare species of starfish, corals, snakes, sea cucumbers and a lot many other interesting creatures creeping and crawling among the rocks. Later on, visit the very beautiful crystal clear sparkling Bharatpur Beach. Take a cool dip, laze on the beach or splash among the waves and enjoy the warm waters. In the second half, visit the powdery white and sandy Laxmanpur Beach that fascinates one and all. Watch the glorious sunset on the rough waters of the beach. Stay at the Neil Island overnight in the hotel of your choice to get back to Port Blair next day.
DAY 05: NEIL ISLAND TO HAVELOCK ISLAND
Start the day with a pleasant and sumptuous breakfast and proceed to the Neil Island Jetty to catch the ferry to the Splendid Havelock Island. Spend the day at leisure. Wander about in the property, relax or reach the nearest beach to view the unending beauty of the blue Andaman Sea. Stay overnight at Havelock in the hotel of your choice.
DAY 06: HAVELOCK ISLAND: EXCURSION TO ELEPHANT BEACH
After breakfast, proceed towards the Elephanta Beach, which is famous for scuba diving and snorkelling. Take a splendid session of the underwater kingdom excursion under the supervision of expert divers. If you are not the adventurous type or if you suffer from any of the health conditions that does not allow you to go for scuba or snorkelling, avail the glass-bottom boat ride. The waters in Elephanta Beach are remarkably transparent offering the best views of the corals underneath. Also, the marine ecosystem here is full of life.
DAY 07: HAVELOCK ISLAND: EXCURSION TO KALA PATHAR & RADHANAGAR BEACH
After an early breakfast, drive to Kalapatthar Beach. This beach derives its name from the submerged black rocks (kala means black and patthar is rocks). Thus apart from enjoying the serene and glorified sea beauty you can’t indulge in much swimming or other activities in this beach. The drive to the beach is extremely picturesque. Enjoy the tropical fragrance in the air. It is a secluded beach where you can spend some exclusive moments with your loved ones. In the second half, proceed towards the very famous Radhanagar Beach for a grand feast to the eyes. It is one of the best beaches of the world. Its beauty and serenity is unmatched and plan to spend some quality time with your family and friends on this beach. You can laze around in the beach, build sandcastles, watch the tiny wriggling molluscs and feel the starfishes that get trapped at times in between the rocks while getting washed onto the beach. After a lazy and sea-beauty mingled day return to the hotel in Havelock to spend the night.
DAY 08: HAVELOCK ISLAND TO PORT BLAIR
Today, after having a relaxing breakfast in the hotel, proceed on to Vijayanagar Beach. This beach is perfect to rush for a cool swim and witness the aquatic life from close quarters. You can take part in the adventurous water sports activities. This beach is a perfect answer to the travellers’ quest for unlimited solace and nature’s exquisiteness. Vijaynagar Beach has matchless beauty. The blue sunny sky mixes with the equally beautiful sea surface making the beach highly impressive. The unsurpassed tranquillity and beauty of this beach make it a must destination to enjoy beach vacation far away from the mundane and busy city life. With captivating beach memories, you shall board the catamaran to return to Port Blair from a Havelock tour whose memories remain hard to forget lifelong. Overnight stay will be in Port Blair to be able to catch the fight back the next day comfortably.
DAY 09: PORT BLAIR AIRPORT DROP
After breakfast, departure from Port Blair Veer Savarkar Airport with fond memories of this serene island group to cherish for lifetime.