The Andaman Islands are an Indian archipelago in the Bay of Bengal. These roughly 300 islands are known for their palm-lined, white-sand beaches, mangroves and tropical rainforests. Coral reefs supporting marine life such as sharks and rays make for popular diving and snorkeling sites. Indigenous Andaman Islanders inhabit the more remote islands, many of which are off limits to visitors.
Day 01 : Arrive Port Blair (Carbyn’s Cove Beach)
Dep: Bangalore 1210 Hrs G8 802
Arr: Port Blair 1445 Hrs
On arrival at Airport our Guest Relation Executive will meet and greet and transfer to hotel. Evening visit the Corbyn’s Cove Beach – 9 kms from Port Blair – a coconut palm fringed beach, ideal for swimming, sun-basking & bathing. Overnight stay at Port Blair.
Day 02 : Port Blair – Havelock Island
Morning departure by inter-island ferry to Havelock Island (57 kms by sea from Port Blair) + Visit to Radhanagar Beach at Havelock Island (Best Beach in Asia by Time Magazine-2007- and also Declared countries Best beach Announced by Tourism Dept of India), Stay overnight amongst sandy beach and lush green forest in a comfortable beach resort.
Day 03 : Havelock (Snorkelling trip at Elephant Beach) – Evening Returns to Port Blair
Morning after breakfast visit to Elephant Beach —-Elephant Beach Embark on the most memorable snorkeling trip, just 40 min by Boat this beach offers snorkelers calm blue shallow waters and is the perfect spot for beginner snorkelers. The boat goes right up to the beach and it’s so easy to slip on your gear and just start snorkeling. It’s also a great place to just spend the time on the beach and relaxing. The beach is very scenic with fallen trees and white sand giving the photographer some interesting shots. 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 + evening returns to Port Blair. Overnight stay at Port Blair Hotel.
Day 04 : Port Blair (City Tour + Sound & Light Show)
Morning after breakfast start for tour of places in & around Port Blair (City Tour) – covering the famous Cellular Jail, Chatham Saw Mill, Anthropological Museum, Fisheries (Marine) Museum, Naval Marine Museum (Samudrika), and the Cottage Industries Emporium (Sagarika) – for shopping & souvenirs. In the evening, attend the enthrallingSound and Light Show at Cellular Jail- where the heroic saga of the Indian freedom struggle is brought alive. Overnight stay at Port Blair.
Day 05 : Port Blair – North Bay Island (Coral Island) + Ross Island
Start after breakfast for a full-day Excursion to North Bay (Coral Island) – to see coral reefs, exotic varieties of beautiful ornamental fishes and other marine life. Optional Activities – Snorkeling, Swimming, Trekking + visit Ross Island – from where the Britishers’ governed the entire A&N lslands, prior to India’s Independence. These islands are an ideal destination for nature walk amidst sylvan surroundings with deers, peacocks, exotic birds, etc.Overnight stay at Port Blair.
Day 06 : Depart Port Blair
Depart Port Blair with Fond memories of these mesmerizing Islands.
Dep: Port Blair 1515 Hrs G8 803
Arr: Bangalore 1755 Hrs