Day 1: Arrive Andaman
Arrival at Port Blair in the morning / afternoon by flight and transfer to hotel. Later in the afternoon proceed to the Water Sports Complex where you could indulge in some water activities at extra cost like Jet Ski, Banana Boat ride, Speed Boat Ride etc.Then proceed to see Corbyn’s Cove beach, the only beach in city of Port Blair. In the evening proceed to attend the enthralling Sound and Light Show at Cellular Jail - where the heroic saga of the Indian freedom struggle is brought alive. Overnight at the hotel in Port Blair.
Day 2: Port Blair – City Tour and Ross Island
After breakfast, start for a tour of places in & around Port Blair (City Tour) - covering the famous Cellular Jail* (a witness to the freedom struggle), Chatham Saw Mill (one of the oldest & largest in Asia), Forest Museum, Anthropological Museum, Fisheries (Marine) Museum, Naval Marine Museum (Samudrika) After lunch visit Ross Island which is about 2 km east of Port Blair and can be reached by a short boat ride from Water Sports Complex (Ferry leaves at 1400 hrs and returns at 1600 hrs). The island is controlled by the Indian navy, which requires every visitor to sign in on entering. In the evening visit the Cottage Industries Emporium (Sagarika) – for shopping & souvenirs. Overnight at the hotel in Port Blair.
Day 3: Port Blair – Havelock Island
Today morning depart by ferry from Port Blair to Havelock. On arrival proceed to selected hotel and in the evening proceed to Beach No 7* (Radhanagar Beach) rated as the ‘Best Beach in Asia’ by Time Magazine (N/Ac Car will be provided for pickup and drop, time spent 2-3 hours). Return back to the Hotel to relax and unwind. (Kindly remind hotel to provide packed breakfast at Port Blair since the same is not included at Havelock). Overnight at the hotel in Havelock.
Day 4: Havelock – Kalapathar Beach – Port Blair
After breakfast proceed to visit Kalapathar beach a scenic beach involving a wonderful ride by the coast, spend a hour and then return from Havelock Island in the evening and transfer to hotel in Port Blair. Evening at Leisure. (Do note that all hotels on Havelock have a early morning check out time and late check out is provided at the discretion of the hotel management) Request you to kindly keep the luggage ready and leave it at the reception before proceeding to Kalapathar Beach. Overnight at the hotel in Port Blair.
Day 5: Departure
Depart Port Blair with fond memories of these mesmerising islands.
END OF TOUR / SERVICES
Accommodation in the mentioned or similar hotels.
Daily breakfast in the mentioned hotels.
All transfers and sightseeing by AC Vehicle in Port Blair & Non AC Vehicle in Havelock.
Port Blair – Havelock – Port Blair by Govt Ferry (For Makruzz there will be a supplement of INR 515/- per person per way & for child below 5 years it will be INR 1,000/- per way. Makruzz is operational only on the month of April – May and is subject to weather condition.)
Entry tickets & boat tickets at all sightseeing points mentioned in the itinerary.
All currently applicable hotel taxes except GST @ 3.09%.
Any Air / Cruise fare from / to mainland.
Any other meal not mentioned in price inclusions.
Snorkelling equipments during Wandoor Excursion (Jolly Bouy / Red Skin Island)
Camera fees during sightseeing.
Any other destination not mentioned in itinerary.
Any expenses of personal nature, water sport activities.
GST @ 5%
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