6 Nights Itinerary Covering: Port Blair - Havelock
Andaman and Nicobar Islands are the heavenly archipelago of 572 islands. This paradise is known for its stretch of sun-kissed beaches, cerulean waters, thrilling adventures and being a beautiful vacation spot. Indian Holiday presents a 7 Days Holiday in Andaman. Revel in the scenic beauty and other amazements of the islands. Explore Port Blair, the Corbyn’s Beach, Havelock Island, Neil, Island and Elephant Island. Indulge in exciting sports at Andaman watersports Complex. Sightseeing tours provide insight into the history of the islands. Enjoy the bliss of the paradisiacal islands. Read the itinerary given below for your kind perusal.
Note: This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable India tour.
Arrive at the Port Blair Airport, Veer Savarkar Airport, an IHPL representative will meet you and assist you to your hotel. The capital city of Andaman, Port Blair is famous for its pristine natural beauty and serene environment. The city offers fabulous views of coconut and palm trees, azure blue water and gleaming sand. It is one of the major tourist places in India.
Relax and rest at the hotel. After lunch, spend some time at Water Sports Complex (closed on Wednesday). Indulge in water activities at your own cost; like on-water obstacle and non-motorized watersports in a safe area of the sea known as the Aqua Fun Park. Jet Ski, speed boat ride, banana boat ride, etc. are thrilling. (Please carry change of clothes) or opt to relax by the seaside at Ocean Blue cafe.
In the evening, proceed to attend the fascinating Sound and Light Show at Cellular Jail (at 1800 or 1900 Hours, depending on light and sound show ticket availability) where the heroic saga of the Indian freedom struggle is brought to life with poignant music and lights.
Once you've explored the attractions in Port Blair, return back to the hotel and retire for the day. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Check out of the hotel and head towards Havelock, situated 54 kilometers away from Port Blair. The breathtaking views of beaches scattered by palm trees and coral reefs, azure blue water and amazing resorts in this island attract tourists from all over the world. The ferry takes up to 2.5 hours to reach Havelock. Upon your arrival at Havelock, check in at the hotel and relax for some time.
Pay a visit to the famous Radhanagar Beach in the afternoon. This beach is not only the finest beach in India but also it has been honored as 'Asia's Best Beach' by the famous 'Time Magazine'. The blue water, peaceful environment and white sand offer an overwhelming look to this beach. Here you can enjoy sun basking and stroll in the soft sand. Also, guests can partake in various adventure sports such as scuba diving, game fishing, swimming and snorkeling etc.
Post spending quality time at the beach, return back to the hotel and take rest. (Kindly remind hotel to provide packed breakfast at Port Blair since the same is not included at Havelock).
Today you are taken for an excursion to Elephant beach. Your ride will arrive at 0700 hours as the boat to the island expedition will leave at 0730 hours. Gear up for the most memorable snorkeling, at a distance of just 25 minutes by Boat. This scenic beach with fallen trees and white sand offers tranquil shallow waters perfect for beginner snorkelers. The boat goes right up to the beach. Enjoy snorkeling or spend the day lying on the beach and relaxing. The hard coral reef here starts close to shore at a depth of about 1 metre and has plenty of marine life.
Return to your hotel for a relaxing night stay.
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and transfer to the jetty to board the ferry to Neil Island. Upon arrival, transfer to the Hotel in Neil Island and check-in. Set out for a sightseeing trip to Laxmanpur Beach and Bharatpur Beach in the evening. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at Neil Island.
After breakfast at the hotel, check-out and transfer to the jetty. Board the ferry to Port Blair. (ferry timing depends upon availability). Upon reaching Port Blair, transfer to your hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Start the day with an appetizing breakfast, start for a tour of places in and around Port Blair. The City Tour starts with the famous Cellular Jail, which is a witness to the Indian freedom struggle. Next is Chatham Saw Mill, one of the oldest & largest in Asia). Forest Museum, is worth your time. At the Fisheries Museum, you would explore around 350 species of marine life such as starfish, fishes and live corals. In the Anthropological Museum, the tribal culture of the region is displayed. Here you will see a huge collection of weapons, models, clothes, baskets, photographs and tribal boats etc. The Naval Marine Museum, known as Samudrika Museum run and owned by the Indian Navy is a treasure of antique collections of corals and shells etc. The museum also displays the history, geography and culture of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Later, enjoy a fantastic experience of discovering the Port Blair Museum and return back to the hotel for overnight stay.
After lunch, proceed to visit Corbyn's Cove Beach. The only beach in Port Blair is ideal to relax and unwind. Proceed for local shopping.
Take your return flight Port Blair for onward journey with fond memories of the mesmerizing Andaman.