The Andaman islands are an Indian archipelago in the Bay of Bengal. Around 300 islands popular for their palm lined white sandy beaches and mangroves, it is a major tourist destination for families and couples alike. Also, a major scuba diving destination, divers pour in millions every year whereas couples seek quiet retreats along the pristine beaches and families seek tonnes of fun.
Experience Sea Walk at North Bay island, go snorkeling and diving to witness the stunning coral reefs and aquatic life enjoy long serene walks at the Havelock islands, or explore the Limestone caves in Alfred Caves to witness mother nature’s mysteries in actual form. A week long Andaman holidays is sure to unwind you from the building stress of everyday life.
This is a short and sweet manual for first timers who are excited to explore Andaman. We want to ensure that you have a shock proof experience during your Andaman vacation and avoid those “classic first time mistakes” while you are there. Also, we have listed a few tips and giveaways for you so that you know your destination a tidsy bit better and can enjoy a wholesome vacation with your family and friends. Take note of these little pointers and you are good to go.
Welcome to Andaman vacation and welcome to Port Blair. Our representative will be waiting outside holding a placard with your name on it. You will be taken to your hotel where you relax and rest. After Lunch, proceed to the nearest Beach (9Kms), Carbyn’s Cove. The Crescent shaped coconut palm fringed Carbyn’s Cove ideal for swimming & bathing.
Proceed back to your Hotel to freshen up and in the evening proceed to attend the enthralling Sound and Light Show at Cellular Jail – where the heroic saga of the Indian freedom struggle is brought alive. Drop back to the hotel.
After breakfast, start for a tour of places in & around Port Blair (City Tour) – covering the famous Cellular Jail*(a witness to the freedom struggle), Chatham Saw Mill (one of the oldest & largest in Asia), Forest Museum, Anthropological Museum, Fisheries (Marine) Museum and Naval Marine Museum.
After lunch, we visit the Administrative Capital Prior to Independence from where the Britishers governed the entire A & N Islands-ROSS ISLAND, A destination for Nature Walk amidst friendly Deer’s & Peacocks. Smritika Museum, records the life of its political prisoners.
Note: There is no bottled water sold on Ross Island and hence we would recommend you to carry bottled water with you and cold filtered water is available at Ross Island ticket counter at no cost. Ross Island is closed on Wednesday. If your tour falls on Wednesday we would interchange it with the previous days plan.
Note: City Tour is closed on Monday. If your tour falls on Monday we would interchange it with the previous days plan.
Havelock Island, 54 km from Port Blair is one among the most popular destination. Departure from Port Blair on a passenger ferry to Havelock Island and on arrival our representative would be waiting at the exit of the jetty. Then proceed to the selected hotel to relax, after Lunch enjoy the famous Radhanagar Beach (N/Ac Car/Jeep will be provided for pickup and drop, time spent 2-3 hours). This beach has been consistently rated as one of the best beach in Asia. Watch a mesmerizing sunset on this beach before returning back to your hotel to relax and unwind.
Embark on the most memorable snorkeling trip, Elephant beach offers snorkelers calm blue crystal clear shallow waters and is the perfect spot for beginner snorkelers. It’s also a great place to just spend the day lying on the beach and relaxing. The reef here starts very close to shore at a depth of about 1 meter. The large reef is mostly made up of hard coral and has plenty of marine life. Upon completion of the activity, proceed back to Havelock.
Note: Inclusive of snorkeling equipment, car pick up, boat ride and drop to jetty. (The trip is subject to weather conditions and visibility)
In the morning, board the ferry and return to Port Blair. Our representative will meet you at Port Blair and drop you to your hotel. After lunch, proceed to Chidyatapu – famous for lush green mangroves, forest cover with numerous chirping birds and Sandy beach (Known as the Sunset Point).
Today, you will be dropped off to the airport for your onward flight. Return home with sweet memories.
This Ravishing Andaman package is a seasonal package with limited validity. Kindly confirm before booking the same.
There may be certain surcharges applicable at the time of booking. All above rates are subject to availability at the time of confirmation and can be changed without prior notice
Actual ROE is charged at the time of confirmation.
All tours are subject to weather conditions and will operate only if weather permits, no refund will be given if services are not operated due to weather or natural problems.
Please make sure you follow the timings given by the driver and guide for all the services and transfers. In case you fail to follow the timings, the Driver will leave for which no refund will be given.
Hotel and airline cancellations to be applied.
Hotels suggested in the itinerary can be changed and will be equivalent or more to the one given to you in terms of price as per the official rate sheet of the hotel.
Please note to take care of the visa processing and its time as we will not be responsible for any kind of delays or refusal of visa from the concerned consulate and the cancellation policy of the holiday will be applied.
The above tour cost is calculated as per the current taxes, visa charges and other charges as per the current date. Any change till the time of departure and any additional cost of such nature will have to be taken care by the client.
Service tax extra as per new GST rules
Any kind of delays in flight such as fog or technical problem is not the responsibility of Trip Tap Toe and any kind of hotel cancellations and no shows will be the responsibility of the client.