Once a mysterious place and later a British penal settlement, the Andaman Islands are now a popular holiday destination.Go around the city of Port Blair that unfurls its rich heritage and culture through the various informative and attractive tourist spots.The genuine friendliness and hospitality of the locals is legendary, their smiles infectious, the gentle pace of life irresistibly seductive. Escape vacations to India’s most idyllic islands, the Andamans. Let go the worries and listen to waves chanting throughout and feel the sensation of peace and relaxation. An amazing trip that gives you ample time to rejuvenate during your holiday. You spend a quality leisure time among the flawless white sand shorelines, marvellous coral gardens and purplish-blue ponds.
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Places of Interest: -
Our representative will receive you at Veer Savarkar 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: -
Corbyn’s Cove Beach: The Corbyn’s’ Cove, is a serene and unspoiled soft sandy beach, set in picturesque background of lush green coconut palms and pleasant blue sea. The main attractions of this beach are the inviting water sports. The Corbyn’s’ Cove beach, situated 8 kms from the City center is the closest Beach from the city. This coconut- palm fringed beach, is ideal for swimming and sun bathing.
Cellular Jail: This historic building was built in the 19th century to look like a wheel with seven spokes. Today only three wings of the seven remain. It took 10 years to complete. It is called ‘Cellular’ because it is “Cells beyond Cells”.
Light & Sound Show: At the National Memorial ‘Cellular Jail’ you can attend the Sound & Light Show where the heroic saga of the Indian Freedom Struggle is brought alive by the means of light and sound at the jail premises, presented in English and Hindi, which takes you back to the British Era.
Overnight Stay at Port Blair.
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.
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.
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.
Overnight stay at Port Blair.
In the morning you will be escorted to Phoenix Bay Harbor to board inter island ferry which will take you to Havelock Island.
Havelock Island: The Island is named after a British Army Officer. The island offers state-of-the-art facilities for snorkeling and scuba diving. Havelock is famous for its white sand and crystal clear and transparent waters.
At the Harbour our representative will receive you and will escort you to the Hotel for check-in process. After check-in proceed to Radhanagar Beach: -
Radhanagar Beach: - The best and famous beach of Andaman Islands. Radhanagar Beach is without a doubt the most famous beach in the Andaman Islands. Crowned as “Asia’s Best Beach” and “7th best beach in the world” by Time Magazine, this place sees a lot of tourists. It truly is an unforgettable curve of white sand with perfectly colored blue waters, all lined by lush forest and palm trees.
Then Back to Port Blair & Overnight stay at Port Blair.
After breakfast half day city tour to the following places :
Anthropological Museum: - This Museum depicts the life of the Palaeolithic Islanders. It also houses the models of the aborigines and their tools. This anthropological center was established in the year 1975, it all about the life and culture and of the native Andaman tribes. The museum showcases the tools, clothes, handicrafts, art & crafts, pictures, and the other tribal items on display for the tourists. It gives the information about all the 6 tribes who have inhabited this island ages ago and how they still live with little or no contact with the rest of the world. Since there is not much exposure to the tribal areas of Andamans and if you want to know more about the Andaman tribes this is the perfect place to know about their lives and history. The museum timings are from 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM & 01:30 PM to 04:30 PM and the (entry closes at 04:00 PM) and it is kept closed on Mondays & Government holidays.
Chatham Saw Mill: -The Chatham Government Saw Mill established in 1883 is one of the oldest and the largest operational saw mill in Asia. The age of this saw mill, the functioning and the way it presents itself to the visitors, is amazing and makes the visitor get awestruck by these facts. The Chatham Saw Mill is a place holding historical importance but this is of course a fact for almost all the museums, the thing that makes it stand out from other museums in Andaman is that it is a perfect combination of Wood, Art & Culture. It has a museum called the Forest Museum inside the mill which exhibits several decorative Padauks, Marble, Peauma, Gurjan, Satin Wood and wooden furniture, etc. One can easily spend 45 minutes- 1 Hour staying engaged in the details offered in the museum, there is a Bunker made by Japanese during the World War-II which is still preserved and maintained by the government. You can also see the bomb pit which was struck during the Second World War. While visiting this saw mill, you get to experience and see how the huge trees are transformed into logs and wooden planks. The mill is open from 8 AM to 2 PM and is weekly closed on Sundays. It can be reached via road from Port Blair to Chatham Island.
Fisheries Museum:-The fisheries museum hosts 350 species of marine life. It showcases specimens of various aquatic creatures from small fishes to big sharks and whales. A variety of shells, corals and skeletal remains of marine creatures are displayed at the museum. The remains and samples are preserved in glass and chemicals and it is advisable not to touch any of the items displayed in the museum. The museum is open from 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM & 02:00 PM to 04:45 PM and the entry closes at 04:00 PM It is closed on all Mondays and is located near the Rajiv Gandhi Water Sports Complex.
Samudrika Naval Marine Museum:-This museum has a wide collection of shells, fossils, corals and a few species of colorful fishes of the sea around the islands. It is run by the Indian Navy and has five galleries concerning the history, geography, marine life and the anthropology of the Andaman Island. The museum is open from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM and the entry closes at 04:00 PM, the museum is closed on Mondays and is located in Haddo.
After lunch visit to Marina Park. Overnight stay at Port Blair.
After morning Breakfast Transfer to Port Blair Airport for onward journey with pleasant memories of Andaman and the warmth of our hospitality in your heart.
Trip ends with Happy Memories !!!!
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