Andaman Vacation Package (Family special)
Our representative will receive you at Veer Saverkar Airport, Port Blair and will escort to the hotel, he will also assist you to do hotel check-in formalities. After check-in and little relax, you will be taken to the following places. Immediately we will go to visit Cellular Jail. Then we will proceed to the very first beach of yours in Andaman’s the Corbyn'Cove Beach. In the evening witness history in the Sound and Light Show at Cellular Jail - the heroic saga of the Indian freedom struggle is brought alive in the show. Night stay at hotel.
Early morning before daybreak we depart for Baratang Islands. It is approximately 110 kms away from Port Blair. It is connected through road passing through Jarawas Tribe Reserve also known as ATR Road (Andaman Trunk Road or the State High Way). We will travel through fabulous and enchanting forest in conveys to reach Nilambur Jetty (Middle Strait) from where we take a ferry for Baratang Island which is a 15mints ride. It has thick mangrove creeks on both sides followed by dense tropical forest. Major attractions at Baratang are lime Stone Cave and Mud Volcanoes.
Lime Stone Cave: They are located 15 mints away by sea from Baratang Jetty. We can reach there by dongis or small boats. The journey enthralls everyone as it takes you underneath the dense forest of mangroves plantation. Please do carry sufficient water along with you.
Mud Valcono (Jalki): The mud volcanoes have erupted so sporadically with recent eruption I n 2005, believed to have been associated with the 2004 earthquake. The natives of this island call it “Jalki”. The mud volcanoes squirt little fountains of mud. And return to Port Blair, drop to Hotel.
Today you will proceed from Port Blair for Havelock Island by. Arrive Havelock Island & proceed to world famous “Radhanagar Beach”. Radhanagar Beach is ranked as the best beach in Asia by Time magazine in 2004. It is a very good beach for swimming. After Radhanagar Beach proceed to another important beach -the Elephants Beach.
Elephant Beach is famous for Coral’s . You can also try for Glass bottom boat rode or Snorkelling (on extra cost) for a closer view of the coral reefs. Visit to Neil Island by govt. ferry or cruse boat and overnight stay at Neil Island.
Natural bridge: A small strip of land that connects the mainland to a small(3*3) island of sorts (not worth it but the rockpools around this at low tide are worth checking out).
Beach #8: Snorkeling here plus a small cave to check out. Lots of shells around if you are a shell collector.
Sitapur beach: Lovely sunrise. Serene beach. Good for a swim.
Ramnagar beach: Beautiful shady beach. Light blue crystal clear water. See corals in glass-bottom boats. Huge coral beds with lot of fish present. Very good visibility. Snorkeling, water scooter, bathing and other water activities can be done here.
Lakshmanpur beach: Lovely sunset. Serene and long beach.
Jolly buoy island is very famous for under water corals and the pristine clear beach. This place is one hour journey from Wandoor beach. Surrounding the Jolly buoy island there are other islands with thick forests.
Tourist Spots in Jolly Buoy Island offers an amazing view of underwater coral and marine life. Glass bottom boats help to take a closer look at the coral colonies. Jolly Buoy Island is located about 50 km from Port Blair in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. The island is a part of the Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park (also Wandoor Marine National Park). Jolly Buoy has a golden shining beach with a canopy of hanging branches of dense bushes.
After Breakfast you will be escorted to Andaman Water Sports Complex to catch a ferry which will be your mate for the entire excursion to Ross Island and North Bay.
North Bay: It is also called “The Gate Way to Port Blair”. This place is famous for its coral reefs, exotic verities’ of beautiful ornamental fishes and water sports activities. The breathtaking stretch of coral bed leaves you spellbound. North Bay is the foremost snorkeling point of Andaman. Apart from snorkeling and glass-bottom boat ride, scuba diving, underwater sea walk facility is also available at North Bay.
Ross Island: It was the Capital of Port Blair during British and Japanese regime, prior to India’s Independence. It was named after Sir Daniel Ross a marine surveyor. It was nick named “The Paris of the East”. It is now under the supervision of the Indian Navy. This island is an ideal destination for nature walk amidst sylvan surroundings with deer’s, peacocks and exotic birds.
Viper Island: is very near to Port Blair and was the site of the old Jail where the British used to harbor convicts and political prisoners Viper Island is a serene beautiful tourist destination and can be approached by harbor cruise originating from Aberdeen Jetty in Port Blair. This place is visited by number of tourists as it has multiple attractions with historical importance and also has mesmerizing picnic spots with natural picturesque environments. And drop to Hotel………
After Breakfast, the program for City Tour begins with the sightseeing tour in and around the city like Naval Marine Museum (Samudrika) - gives a good retrospect of the history, shells, Corals marine life, geography and archaeology of these islands, Mini zoo - houses some of the rare species of endemic birds and animals found in these islands, Chatham Saw Mill - one of the oldest and largest wood mill in Asia, Forest museum - offers an insight into forest activities through scale models and displays decorative pieces made of famous woods, Anthropological Museum - displays tribal essential and artifacts, Science centre, Fisheries Museum (Aquarium) - exhibits species of marine life peculiar to the islands & Cellular Jail - a place of pilgrimage for all freedom loving people. Visit Chidiyatapu-Mundapahar beach, Biological Park and enjoy sunset view point in the evening. And drop to Hotel………
Check out and pick up from the hotel and drop to Port Blair Airport for your onward journey, carrying wonderful memories.
Mr. Apurba Biswas