Andaman - White Sand Shorelines : 7Nights/8Days

  • Mountain
  • Hotel Accommodation
  • Drive / Car
  • Meals
  • Boat
  • Photography

Destination

Havelock Island – Neil Island – Port Blair - Baratang Island - Ross and North Bay

Trip at a Glance

The trip will start and end at Port Blair.
The trip can be done by a single individual, couple, family and group of friends.
The entire trip will be done on ferry and hotel accommodation will be provided.


Activities and Highlights

Scuba Diving, Sea Walk, Snorkeling and Glass boat ride can be done here at additional cost.
Sound and Light Show at Cellular Jail.
Visit the famous Chatham Saw Mill, the oldest in Asia.

Andaman Islands are situated midway between India and Burma in the Bay of Bengal. It is the archipelago of 572 emerald islands. It is popularly known as the "Veritable Garden of Eden" and a "nature's paradise".
The beautiful small and big islands and pristine waters of Andaman Nicobar Islands provide shelter to the endless varieties of flora, fauna, and marine life. Andaman and Nicobar Tourism offer numerous options for some marvelous adventure activities.
This Union Territory of India is fast emerging as one of the leading adventure sport destinations of India.
You can reach Andaman both by air and by sea. December and January are the peak season for travelling to Andaman Islands.

DAY 01: Airport pick up to Cellular Jail Light and Sound Show

Guests will be welcomed upon arrival at Port Blair in the morning/afternoon by flight.
You will be driven to your hotel.
Attend the enthralling Sound and Light Show at Cellular Jail – where the heroic saga of the Indian freedom struggle is brought alive.
Post completion of this trip, we drop you back to your hotel.

Day 02: Port Blair to Havelock in Cruise and Radhanagar Beach

Today we will depart for the Andaman Islands most amazing destination, Havelock Island. This destination is rated as the best island in India.
Depart from Port Blair to Havelock Island in a ferry.
Upon reaching Havelock, you will be welcomed and dropped at your hotel.
There you can Rest and Relax in a beachside resort.
Later we begin our journey to one of Asia’s best beach, the Radhanagar Beach.
Explore this white sand beach and stretch out in the beauty of this natural wonder.
Later we will drop you back to your resort where can you relax and unwind.

Day 03: Kalapathar Beach

Visit the Kalapathar beach and spend the rest of the day at leisure enjoying white sand beaches.

Day 04: Havelock Island to Neil Island and Beach

Check out from hotel and board a premium cruise to Neil Island.
Guests will be welcomed on reaching the island and will be dropped at respective resorts.
Later proceed to Bharatpur Beach and Laxmanpur beach –a secluded beach that lies 2 km north of Neil jetty.
View the natural coral bridge and stay to view the mesmerizing sunset.
Optional: Do note that you will have to check out the hotels before the trip begins. Your luggage will be kept in a kiosk safely. Our representative will get the luggage before you board the ferry back to the other island.
Ferry Timing from Havelock to Port Blair is around 10:00 AM.

Day 05: Neil to Port Blair in Cruise

Next morning, you will return backboard a ferry to Port Blair.
You will be welcomed and taken back to your hotel for check-in.

Day 06: Baratang Island to Limestone Caves

Start your day by visiting some of the best city attractions in the Andaman Islands.
Don’t forget to visit the famous Chatham Saw Mill, which is amongst the oldest saw mill in Asia. The saw mill is named after this island.
Then we move to the Anthropological Museum that hosts the tools, the pictures and the history of the aboriginal tribes in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
Later we visit the Fisheries Museum that host varieties of fishes in the Andaman Islands.
Take a break and refresh yourself with varieties of delicious food options in the Andaman Islands.
We then start towards the famous Cellular Jail, which hosted India’s most famous political prisoners.

Day 07: Ross and North Bay

Today, we will visit the first ever Administrative settlement of the Britishers in the Andaman Islands, the Ross Island. This island today has the ruins of all the luxury the Britishers had during that time.
Visit this amazing destination and move forward on a boat to visit the Coral Island of Port Blair, North Bay Island.
Infringe with rich marine life this island is the other most visited destination in Andaman.
Scuba Diving, Sea Walk, Snorkeling and Glass boat ride can be done here at additional cost.

Day 08: Airport Drop

Drop to the Airport. Return home with sweet memories of this exotic destination, the Andaman Islands.

We will provide hotel / resort accommodation on twin sharing basis as per the package chosen.

Inclusions

Accommodation in rooms as given at hotels in Port Blair, Havelock and Neil with breakfast and all taxes on 02 Double sharing basis.
Meet and greet service at the airport.
All sightseeing by 01 Private AC Vehicle at all the islands.
All side Ferry Tickets Included 3 Side Cruise to Havelock and Neil.
Full day tour with all transfers including airport pickup and drop.
All entry tickets, ferry tickets and permit charges.
Breakfast at respective hotels.
Parking charges.
Travel assistance by Experience Travel Experts in all the islands.
Inclusive of GST.

Exclusions

Flight Tickets are not included.
Vehicle not at disposal at any of the islands.
Other meals not mentioned laundry, telephone calls, and incidentals.
Any personal expenses. Room service and special orders. Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
Camera Tickets are NOT INCLUDED in the mentioned cost of Sightseeing & Transfers.
Any extra excursion or sightseeing apart from suggested in our tour itinerary.
Lunch and dinner not included.
Ross and North Bay island maintenance fee not included.

Required Documents
It is mandatory to carry original & Photocopy of an identity proof and two copies of recent passport size photograph.
You are advised to carry your personal medical kit.
You are advised to carry the following items:
Light Cotton Pants.
Sunscreen (SPF40 or above).
Water bottle.
Hat and Sunglasses.
Hand Sanitizer.

How do I get there?

Two ways - either fly down to Port Blair from Kolkata, Chennai or Delhi or take a ship from Chennai, Kolkata or Vizag.

How long does it take to reach Andamans?

Flight from Kolkata/Chennai takes 2 hours, while from Delhi takes about 5 hours. Ships take as much as 50 hours (3-4 days roughly).

What is the best time to holiday in Andaman Islands?

We believe holidaying in Andamans can be done all throughout the year - in summers/monsoon (no winter season there). However, tourist inflow is maximum during October to May.

Do I need passport/permission/visa to go to get there?

For Indians : No passport/visa/permission is required. They can stay in permitted areas for as long as they want.
For Foreigners : Passport is required with an Indian Visa to enter India. This is applicable to foreigners entering Andamans directly from a charter/private yachts. Additionally, a Restricted Area Permit (RAP) is also required which can be availed on arrival to Port Blair from the Immigration counter at the airport or embarkation of ships at the sea-port. RAP is issued for 30 day visit in islands, and is extendable upto 15 more days and tickets can be rescheduled in Port Blair itself from the respective airline offices.

Who will be with us on the trip from Ghumakkad?

Ghumakkad’s representative will be there with you during the trip. If it’s a group of 15 or more people, then there will be a senior trip lead to accompany you.

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