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Best of Andaman
3N Port Blair + 2N Havelock + 1N Neil Island6 Nights 7 Days

Overview

Set sail on an enchanting voyage to the Andaman Islands with our exclusive 6 Nights and 7 Days package – “Best of Andaman.” This thoughtfully curated itinerary guarantees an unforgettable journey, providing an ideal mix of history, culture, and unspoiled beaches. Commence your escapade in Port Blair, where you’ll visit the historic Cellular Jail and experience the enthralling Sound & Light Show. Explore the mesmerizing marine life at North Bay and delve into the fascinating history of Ross Island. The adventure unfolds on the scenic Havelock Island, celebrated for its breathtaking Radhanagar Beach and exciting activities at Elephant Beach. Neil Island invites you to its peaceful landscapes and three charming beaches, including the captivating Natural Bridge. Immerse yourself in the distinctive allure of each destination through our meticulously planned excursions. From the vibrant markets of Port Blair to the serene shores of Neil Island, this journey ensures a harmonious blend of discovery and relaxation. Join us for a seamless and magical expedition across the Andaman archipelago.

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 directly 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. Enroute proceed to Something Different – A Beach Side Café (Highest Reviewed Restaurant on Tripadvisor.com) and enjoy a complimentary pint of Domestic Beer/Glass of mocktail/ Glass of Soft drink per person from Set Menu (Any one). Later proceed to the hotel. Evening at leisure.

  • The offer is exclusive to our guests only and can be availed by sharing the voucher number at Something Different – A Beach Side Café, only during lunch hours. The guest will be taken to the café enroute from Elephant Beach to their hotel. This offer can be availed per guest on double occupancy, extra adult/ child (above 5 yrs. only) with or without mattress. Child of 5 yrs and below (Infant) will not be entitled to this offer. Any extra drinks or food items will be on chargeable basis. 
  • T&C: If the guest does not avail the drink there will be no refund as the same is provided complimentary to all guests. Drinks are non-transferrable and cannot be shifted to dinner. The offer must be availed on the day of Elephant Beach excursion only. 
  • The beverages can be consumed only in the restaurant premises as per the excise rules.
  • 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, guest 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) - 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 6 : 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 afternoon 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. Evening 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 7 : 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 timings

Note :

  • Guests at Wandoor or Chidyatapu will be taken to Cellular Jail first, and the Light and Sound show will be scheduled after returning from Havelock/Neil.
  • Ensure timely arrival at the Water Sports Complex for the fixed ferry timings to North Bay.
  • All activities at North Bay are at an additional cost.
  • Last ferry for Ross Island departs by 1400hrs.
  • Remind the Port Blair hotel for packed breakfast
  • Carry a valid Photo ID for the Port Blair jetty, and note the closure of Beach No 7 after sunset.
  • Pre-book activities at the boarding point to avoid missing out.
  • 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

  • Accommodation: 3 Nights at the chosen hotel category in Port Blair + 2 Nights in Havelock + 1 Night in Neil Island.
  • Daily breakfast on a set menu or buffet basis, as specified in the meal plan (excluding breakfast on the arrival day).
  • Entry tickets to all scheduled sightseeing locations outlined in 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 at Port Blair and Havelock) on a point-to-point basis only.
  • Excursion to Elephant Beach or Lighthouse, subject to weather conditions.
  • Complimentary: A short session of snorkeling at Elephant Beach.
  • Complimentary: 1 pint of domestic beer or 1 glass of mocktail per person at Something Different – A Beachside Café, exclusively during the journey from Elephant Beach to the Hotel. Children’s drinks are non-transferrable. The offer is valid only for the specified drinks on the day of the Elephant Beach visit and during lunch. Please note that this is a complimentary add-on, and if not availed, there will be no refund.
  • Meet and Greet Service at the Airport.
  • Evening Tour Manager briefing in 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.
  • Ross Island entry tickets.
  • Additional excursions or sightseeing beyond the suggested tour itinerary.
  • Porter charges, camera ticket charges, and guide charges, including Cellular Jail & Ross Island.
  • Anything not explicitly mentioned in the inclusions.

INR 20200 per person, with additional charges for car transfers. Subject to a minimum of 4 guests.

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Booking

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Confirmation

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  • Check inclusions, accommodation, and payment details.
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Reviews

What a truly enchanting journey! Every instance, from the bustling markets to the serene beaches, felt like a valuable treasure. Applause for the tour manager for impeccable planning. Highly recommend it to all those with a passion for discovery.

Kavita Verma

An enthralling experience! The blend of immersing myself in Port Blair's culture, relishing the untouched beauty of Havelock, and enjoying the peace of Neil Island created enduring memories. Many thanks to the team for making it an exceptionally memorable trip.

Arjun Patel

From start to finish, it was genuinely extraordinary! The carefully crafted itinerary, the sincere hospitality, and the breathtaking views turned this tour into a realized dream. Neil Island's captivating charm has left a lasting impression. Eagerly looking forward to the next adventure!

Rahul Desai