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Andaman Tour 8 Nights 9 Days Package
3N Port Blair + 3N Havelock + 1N Neil Island9 Days

Overview

Get ready for an enchanting Andaman Tour 8 Nights 9 Days Package trip to the captivating Andaman Islands! This Itinerary takes its travellers through the historical landmarks of Port Blair and scenic beauty of Havelock and Neil Island. The journey begins with a visit to the iconic Cellular Jail, where the Indian freedom struggle echoes through a mesmerizing Sound & Light Show. Proceed to visit North Bay for its coral reefs and Ross Island for its famed historical ruins of the British Era. Enjoy the pristine Radhanagar Beach and adventure at Elephant Beach/ Light House at Havelock (Swaraj Dweep). Spend a day at leisure where you can indulge in optional Kayaking or Scuba Diving Havelock is most famous for. At Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep), you will get to spend time at the serene beaches of Laxmanpur and Bharatpur and be mesmerised by the Natural Bridge. Finally, head back to Port Blair for optional extra adventures before saying goodbye to this incredible group of islands. With different places to stay and awesome things to do, the Beautiful Andaman’s tour guarantees an unforgettable island getaway!

Day wise Itinerary

Day 1 : Land at Port Blair - Cellular Jail + Sound & Light Show at Cellular Jail

Land at Port Blair airport in the morning or afternoon and transfer to a hotel. After some rest, visit the famous Cellular Jail, (entry closes at 1545 hrs), an old colonial prison situated in Port Blair also known as ‘Kalapani’. Later, attend the enthralling Sound & Light Show at Cellular Jail where the heroic saga of the Indian freedom struggle is brought alive and then drop back to the hotel. 

  • In case your flight lands in the afternoon, we may offer to take you direct from the airport to Cellular Jail so that you are able to watch the Sound & Light show.
  • If your hotel is located at Wandoor or Chidyatapu, we will first take you to Cellular Jail and then drop you to the hotel. Light and Sound shows will be done on return from Havelock/Neil.
  • Please note that since vehicles are not allowed to wait outside Cellular Jail, all guests will be dropped at the parking point (approximately 400 meters from the entry gate of the Jail) and will have to walk from the parking point until the entrance. Once the Jail visit or Sound & Light show is done, the guest will have to walk back to the parking point to board the vehicle.
  • Please note that the Sound & Light show timing is subject to ticket availability 
Day 2 : Port Blair - North Bay & Ross Island (Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Island)

Today after breakfast, proceed for a full-day excursion to North Bay Island (Coral Island) by sharing boats. The same boat will then take the guest to  visit Ross Island (Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Island) that was named after Mr Daniel Ross, a famous marine surveyor. In December 2018, it was renamed as Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Island. Drop back to hotel and evening at Leisure.

  • Ferry for North Bay trip leaves at fixed timings please ensure you are on time at Water Sports Complex from where you will board the boat
  • All activities are at an extra cost at North Bay
  • The last ferry for Ross Island (Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Island) leaves by 1400hrs.
Day 3 : Port Blair - Havelock (Swaraj Dweep) - Afternoon visit to Beach No 7

Departure by morning or afternoon Private ferry (PB- HL)  (Journey time is 1.5 / 2.5 hrs). On arrival at Havelock (Swaraj Dweep),  our team will meet the guest at the exit gate and then the guest will be dropped to their havelock hotel. At around 1430 hrs – 1530 hrs, proceed to Beach No. 7 (Radhanagar Beach) rated as the ‘Best Beach in Asia’ by Time Magazine to unwind, relax and enjoy the pristine white sand beach. Later drop back to the hotel. Evening at leisure.

  • Kindly remind the Port Blair hotel to provide packed breakfast since the same is not included at Havelock (Swaraj Dweep)
  • Kindly carry a valid PHOTO ID (Pan Card not accepted) to enter the Port Blair jetty. Alcohol cannot be carried on-board the ferry.
  • Beach No 7 is closed for guests after sunset.
  • Cars are limited on Havelock island (Swaraj Dweep) and hence guests are requested to kindly adhere to the timelines as shared by the tour manager.
Day 4 : Havelock (Swaraj Dweep) - Elephant Beach/ Lighthouse (Complimentary Beer or Mocktail at Something Different)

Embark on the most memorable excursion to Elephant Beach or LightHouse by sharing a boat. The journey time is 30-45 mins and you can also opt for some water sports activities like Snorkeling, Sea Walk, Jet Ski, Glass bottom Boat, Banana Boat Ride, Sofa boat ride, Parasailing, etc. on direct payment. It is advisable to pre-book activity at the boarding point itself to avoid missing out on these activities, our tour manager will assist you with the same. Return after 3 hrs. in the same sharing boat to the jetty. Our tour manager will meet and assist with car transfers. Later proceed to the hotel. Evening at leisure.

  • Alcohol is strictly prohibited on Elephant Beach.
  • The boats to Elephant Beach are managed by a boat association who need individual guest consent forms after which boats are allotted based on rotation and sharing basis. Due to limited boats, guests may have to wait until their boat is allotted and please note that we have no control over the wait time.
Day 5 : Havelock (Swaraj Dweep) - Day at Leisure

Relax and unwind on the picturesque beaches of Havelock (Swaraj Dweep) or guest can rent a two-wheeler and explore the island. Havelock (Swaraj Dweep) can be covered in one day as the total motorable road distance is only approximately 30 kms. One could also explore the breath-taking underwater by booking a diving experience for Rs 4200 with a certified dive shop. We highly recommend a visit to ‘Something Different – A Beachside Café’ (Rated #1 on tripadvisor.com) and the only multi-cuisine beachside café that offers a fabulous view along with a fun play-zone for kids, a book-reading corner and lots more. All activities on this day are on extra payment and not included.

Day 6 : Havelock (Swaraj Dweep) -Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep)- O/N at Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep) - 03 Beach Visit

Check-out from the Havelock hotel and head to the Havelock jetty to board the morning private ferry from Havelock (Swaraj Dweep) to Neil (Shaheed Dweep) (Journey time is 1.5 / 2.5 hrs). On arrival at Neil (Shaheed Dweep), our team will meet the guest at the exit gate and then the guest will be head to visit Bharatpur, Laxmanpur beach and Natural Bridge (also known as Howrah Bridge by the locals – this can be accessed only during the Low Tide) and transfer to their Neil hotel. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay and evening at leisure.

  • Do note that all Havelock hotels have an early morning check-out time and late check-out is provided at the discretion of the hotel management and subject to availability.
  • Guests should be ready for check-in at the Havelock private ferry counter at least an hour prior to the vessel departure time.
  • The three-beach visit is subject to tide timings and our representative will update the exact timing based on the tide.
Day 7 : Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep) - Port Blair

Wake up to the quaint and mesmerizing Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep) also called the ‘Vegetable bowl of Andamans’ and check-out as per hotel allocated time and then proceed to the Neil (Shaheed Dweep) jetty to board the private ferry (NL-PB) Neil Island (Shaheed Dweep) – Port Blair. On arrival at Port Blair, our team will meet the guest at the exit gate of the jetty and will be dropped to their Port Blair hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Do note that all Neil (Shaheed Dweep) hotels have an early morning check-out time and late check-out is provided at the discretion of the hotel management and subject to availability.

OPTIONAL TOURS AT PORT BLAIR (SUBJECT TO MORNING FERRY AVAILABILITY FROM NEIL TO PORT BLAIR)

  • Visit to Chidiyatapu (Sunset Point): INR 2500 + 5% GST Per Car.
  • Visit to Wandoor Beach: INR 2500 + 5% GST Per Car.
  • Visit to Corbyn’s Cove Beach: INR 1000 + 5% GST Per Car.
  • Visit to Ross Island: INR 1000 + 5% GST Per Car & INR 500 + 5% GST Per Person for Boat Charge.
Day 8 : Port Blair Airport

Enjoy your breakfast and check-out from the Port Blair hotel as per the hotel allocated time. Head straight to the airport to board the departure flight. Have a safe trip home taking back fond memories of these stunning islands.

  • Do note that all Port Blair hotels have an early morning check-out time and late check-out is provided at the discretion of the hotel management and subject to availability.
  • Port Blair airport has a small single runway and usually with a heavy rush of tourists. Request all guests to report at least 1.5hrs before departure flight timing.

Note :

  • Guests will be dropped at a parking point near the Jail, and walking is required.
  • The last ferry for Ross Island leaves by 1400 hrs.
  • Carry a valid Photo ID for entry to the Port Blair jetty. 
  • Strict prohibition of alcohol on Elephant Beach.
  • Guests are advised to report at least 1.5hrs before departure flight timing.
  • Andamans does not have star ratings for hotels. Instead, we use categories such as Standard, Deluxe, Special Beachside Combo, Luxury, Premium, and Platinum. The options provided in your quote align with these classifications.
  • We advise against opting for the Modified American Plan (MAP) due to its average, repetitive buffet spread, limited to Indian cuisine, and higher cost. Choosing items from the menu offers a more economical and flexible dining experience for guests.
  • For detailed information on Water Sports Prices, Honeymoon add-on supplements, and other Excursions available in the Andamans, please contact us.
  • Kindly note that the package cost has been meticulously calculated based on the provided itinerary, along with its exclusions and inclusions. We recommend reviewing these details thoroughly before confirming the package. 

 

Inclusion

  • 3 Nights accommodation at the selected hotel category in Port Blair + 3 Nights at the chosen hotel category in Havelock + 1 Night at the selected hotel category in Neil Island.
  • Daily breakfast on a set menu or buffet basis (excluding breakfast on the arrival day).
  • Entry tickets to all specified sightseeing places according to the itinerary.
  • Private Ferry Tickets (Base Category): Port Blair – Havelock + Havelock – Neil + Neil – Port Blair (Makruzz / Nautika, subject to availability).
  • All transfers via 1 AC Car in Port Blair/ Havelock/ Neil (AC Xylos / Ertiga provided in Port Blair and Havelock) on a point-to-point basis only.
  • Excursion to Elephant Beach or Lighthouse, subject to weather conditions.
  • Complimentary: A few minutes of snorkeling at Elephant Beach.
  • Meet and Greet Service at the Airport.
  • Tour Manager briefing every evening at Port Blair and Havelock.

Exclusion

  • Vehicle at disposal.
  • Early check-in or late check-out.
  • Personal expenses such as room service and special orders of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
  • Water Sports.
  • Any additional excursions or sightseeing beyond the suggested tour itinerary.
  • Porter Charges, Camera Ticket charges, and Guide Charges including Cellular Jail & Ross Island.
  • Anything not mentioned in inclusions.
  • 5% GST.

FAQs

What are the destinations covered in an 8 nights 9 days Andaman package?
  • Port Blair: Cellular Jail, Sound & Light Show, North Bay, Ross Island.
  • Havelock Island: Radhanagar Beach, Elephant Beach, Lighthouse Beach.
  • Neil Island: Bharatpur Beach, Laxmanpur Beach, Natural Bridge.
What activities are included in an 8 Night package?
  • Sightseeing: Cellular Jail, Ross Island, and North Bay.
  • Beach Visits: Radhanagar Beach, Elephant Beach, and Lighthouse Beach on Havelock Island; Bharatpur Beach and Laxmanpur Beach on Neil Island.
  • Water Activities: Snorkeling, sea walking, and scuba diving.
  • Cultural Experiences: Sound & Light Show at Cellular Jail.
What is the best time to visit Andaman for a trip?
  • The best time to visit Andaman for an 8-day trip is between October and May. During these months, the weather is pleasant with clear skies, making it ideal for beach activities, water sports, and sightseeing.
What are some things I can do in the evenings in Port Blair or on the islands?
  • Sound & Light Show: At Cellular Jail in Port Blair.
  • Beachside Dinners: Enjoy a romantic meal at beachside cafés.
  • Shopping: Explore local markets like Aberdeen Bazaar.
  • Cultural Performances: Occasionally available at resorts or cultural centers.
What is the luggage allowance for inter-island ferry transfers?
  • Checked Baggage: One bag per person, usually up to 15-20 kg.
  • Cabin Baggage: One small bag or backpack, usually up to 7 kg.
  • It’s advisable to check with the specific ferry service for exact allowances and any     additional charges for excess baggage.

 

INR 21650 The package cost is including transfers & is valid for a min. 2 PAX

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Reviews

Absolutely delightful trip! From the vibrant markets to the serene beaches, every moment was a treasure. Kudos to the tour manager for impeccable planning. Would recommend it to all wanderlust souls out there.

Priya Sharma

A mesmerizing experience! The blend of cultural immersion in Port Blair, the pristine beauty of Havelock, and the tranquility of Neil Island made this journey unforgettable. Thanks to the team for making it so special.

Arjun Patel

Incredible from start to finish! The well-organized itinerary, the warm hospitality, and the breathtaking sights made this tour a dream come true. Neil Island's charm stole my heart. Can't wait for the next adventure!

Nisha Verma

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