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  • Are you looking for a distinct tour of Andaman? Then you should check these tours which have sightseeing, scuba diving, island hopping, snorkeling, and much more. There are around 250 small and large islands in Andaman and Nicobar together contributing to become a widely accepted tourist destination. The varied marine community which is inclusive of multi-colored fish, tiny flora, the long extension of coral reefs are the astonishing factors behind the excelling beauty of Andaman. 

    Select any number of days and any type of Andaman tour package, you will be provided with the best of everything on the island. Honeymoon tours with candle light dinner, scuba diving activity, Ross Island and Chidiya Tapu Tour, Sea walk in Havelock etc are the major categories of tours and depending on the number of days, each tour will have different inclusions and attractions. The season on the island seldom comes to the picture because the tourism in Andaman will be on during any time, be it summer, winter or rainy season.

  • Best Packages

  • 01Fascinating Andaman | 5 Days Tour Package

    Fascinating Andaman | 5 Days Tour Package
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    About the Activity:
    • Pack your bags and get ready to be a part of this extensive tour of Andaman Islands and get reveled in the most scenic location possible on earth.
    • This 5 day tour will take you through the nostalgic spots in Andaman which include remnants of old buildings as well as the places where underwater animals are extremely found.
    • Indulge in boating or snorkeling along with a stroll along the white sandy beaches touched by the turquoise waters every time.
    • Corbyn's Cove Beach, the Cellular Jail, Havelock Island, Radhanagar Beach, Elephanta Beach, Coral Island, Ross Island and so on.he package includes food, accommodation and transportation during the whole trip which is inclusive of airport transfers.
  • 02Andaman Islands Honeymoon Tour with Beach- Side Candle Light Dinner

    Andaman Islands Honeymoon Tour with Beach- Side Candle Light Dinner
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    About the Activity:
    • Andaman and Nicobar Islands that are rich in biodiversity and mangroves, pull people in a large quantity, especially honeymoon couples. The turquoise water spread everywhere is an unrivalled showpiece of the island.
    • It is obvious that you and your partner would be feel like extending the tour days on the island but check this 6 day package that will guide you properly to spend your romantic days remarkably.
    • As water is the hero here, your beautiful ever after days can be given a astounding beginning with the prayers of the amicable Bay of Bengal.
    • Walk past the pristine beaches, lush green jungles with holding your beloved's hand tight and jump into the deep sea to marvel at the heavenly features of the abyss.
    • Have the best views of the Cellular Beach, the Corbyn's Cove Beach, Havelock Island and its famous beaches, Ross Island and other famous landmarks on this tour.
    • Snorkelling, scuba diving, boat ride etc will be there to add more excitement to the imagination you are on now reading this.
    • The package includes food, accommodation and transportation by ferry and car on your tour.
  • 03Exotic Andaman - 6 Days Tour Package

    Exotic Andaman - 6 Days Tour Package
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    • Andaman and Nicobar as all of us know is the region where nature itself finds shelter and because of what travelers in large numbers flood towards here.
    • Select this sightseeing tour of Andaman islands to rediscover the pride possessions like the coral reefs, the vibrant marine life and the lush green mangrove forests.
    • Visit the world famous beaches like Havelock, Radha Nagar Beach, Elephanta Beach etc and engage in snorkeling or cruising on these islands or just relax on the white sandy beaches.
    • Also, an exploration tour of the Neil Island including its beaches and surrounding serenity will be the best part of the tour for you.
    • The package includes food, accommodation and all the transportation on the island that is inclusive of airport transfers.
  • 04Amazing Andaman Tour Package

    Amazing Andaman Tour Package
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    About the Destination:

    A group of pictorial islands, stunning beaches and enticing water-fronts, Andaman and Nicobar Island is adorned by the beauty and splendour of the Bay of Bengal. Adding more to the mesmerising appeal of these islands are its pristine beaches, lush greeneries and heart-warming ambience.

    A treasure trove for the nature, beach, water and history lovers, these group if islands are the ideal holiday spots to spend quality time along with witnessing and discovering the stunning beauty of the nature. Whether you are travelling with your family members, friends, colleagues or alone, the prismatic beauty and appeal of these islands, will never allow any dull moments in your vacation.

    About the Departure with Details:

    Originating from Port Blair, this Andaman tour package takes to some of the most beautiful and captivating islands of Andaman. Starting from the stunning Ross Island to Viper and North Bay Islands, you can also visit the much acclaimed Havelock Island within this tour.

    In addition to the islands, you can also visit the many different beaches; some of which are famed as the best beaches in the entire of Asia. Radhanagar and Elephant Beach are the two most popular beaches that will be visited within the 8 days of this tour.

    For the water lovers, they can spend delightful moments at the beach soaking the tepidness of the magical sands and can participate in several water sports. Above all, while on this tour, you can also revisit India's glorious history with a visit to the Cellular Jail and the Sound and Light Show at the jail premises.

    Activities: Island Tour, Beach Visits, Scuba Diving, Kayaking, Snorkelling, Sound and Light Show

    Duration: 7N/8D

  • 05Andaman Sightseeing Tour of 10 Days

    Andaman Sightseeing Tour of 10 Days
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    • Here comes a long tour of 10 days to explore and understand the exact beauty of the Andaman Islands. This is an extensive sightseeing trip that ranges from the complete view of the cities to the beaches to the favourite small islands.
    • The Cellular Jail and the Light and Sound Show, the Coral Island, Ross Island, Diglipur are the main attractions that you are going to come across during the tour.
    • For the adventure lovers, there are options to do scuba diving or snorkelling. For those who want to just sit back and relax, the palm-fringed beaches around the island will be a great choice.
    • The package includes food, accommodation in hotels and all the transportation during the sightseeing trip.
  • 06Sightseeing Tour of Andaman with Neil Island Visit ( Flights Included)

    Sightseeing Tour of Andaman with Neil Island Visit ( Flights Included)
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    • For those who are looking for a special Andaman trip on the next vacation, here comes a chance to explore the best parts of India's most visited islands.
    • This is a 6 day tour features Neil Island, an undying beauty with long beaches and crystal clear waters to enhance the beauty.
    • On this sightseeing tour, you are going to witness the precious attractions of the Andaman  like the Cellular Jail, Havelock Island etc as well along with spending a quality time on the Neil Island.
    • The package includes food, accommodation in hotels and transportation during the whole trip including flight transfer from Chennai.
  • 07Sightseeing Tour of Island Triangle, Andaman

    Sightseeing Tour of Island Triangle, Andaman
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    About the Activity:

    Enthrall in this stunning sightseeing tour of Island Triangle, Andaman with family and friends for a truly blissful experience. Enjoy the coastal beauty of this gorgeous island like never before!

    With your arrival in Port Blair, you will be provided with an array of activities. Acclimatize yourself with the surrounding, enjoy the shimmering crystal clear water and relax on the sand beaches. Visit the well- famed Cellular jail, a place that played a vital role during the pre-independence period. Enjoy a light and sound show along with rest of the group members.

    Visit the sunning Ross Island, fisheries museum and Anthropological museum and know more about this secluded treasured possession of India. Delight in the beauty of the Havelock Island, considered as one of the most beautiful and largest islands of Ritchie’s Archipelago. Relax on the renowned beaches of Vijaynagar and Radhanagar. Make some wonderful memories with rest of the group members while embarking on this sightseeing tour of Island Triangle, Andaman.

    Meal Types: Breakfast (lunch and dinner to be borne by the customer)

    Accommodation Types: On twin sharing basis.

    Activities: Sightseeing (Optional: Snorkeling trip to Elephant Beach, Scuba Diving, Sea Walk at an extra price)

  • Day Tours

  • 08Ross Island and Chidiatapu Tour

    Ross Island and Chidiatapu Tour
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    About the Activity:

    • Ross Island and Chidiatapu have a lot in its gallery to unwind before the eyes of its visitors, because of that, you will need a whole day to explore these idyllic locations genuinely.
    • Located very near to Port Blair, Ross Island was the administrative headquarter once for the Britishers and now the nature came back with its toll to let it remain as a beauty, undying over the years.
    • Chidiatapu is 30 KM away from Port Blair, accommodating different species of birds in large numbers and the perfect spot to witness the most beautiful sunset on the Andaman Islands.
    • You will be picked up from your accommodation in Port Blair around 10:00 AM and transferred to Rajiv Gandhi Water Sports Complex and hop on a boat and depart to Ross Island around 11:00 AM. Spend ample time to stroll and behold the mind blowing sights. The ruins of old buildings like Chief Commissioner, House, Government House, Church, Bakery, Press, Swimming Pool, Cemetery, etc in a dilapidated condition can be seen here.
    • Afterwards, return to Port Blair by 02:30 PM and go to have lunch at a restaurant.
    • Post lunch around 03:30 PM, proceed to Chidiyatapu where a plethora of natural extravaganzas awaits your arrival, specifically the colourful, rare species of birds. You will be going through the forest covers and small hills during the trip to Chidiatapu.
    • Conclude the tour after watching the exotic sunset far in the horizon and if you are a trekking enthusiast, then utilize the time to trek to Munda Pahar from Chidiyatapu.
    • Later, return to Port Blair and wind up the exciting tour by 06:30 PM.
  • 09Boat Trip to Jolly Buoy Island, Andamans

    Boat Trip to Jolly Buoy Island, Andamans
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    • Counted as one of the most visited tourist destinations on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Jolly Buoy Island has enough in its store to amuse its visitors any time.
    • Remarkably appealing its turquoise waters and the surrounding greenery, pristine corals and long white sand beaches.
    • It is a part of Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park. Here comes an ecstatic boat trip to enjoy the panoramic beauty of the island.
    • After getting picked up from your accommodation around 07:00 AM, and you will be dropped to Rajiv Gandhi Water Sports Complex from where you will be going to Wandoor to enter the Mahatma Gandhi National Park by 08:30 AM.
    • Then visit Jolly Buoy Island which is quite renowned for its glass bottom boat rides. 
    • The vast reefs underwater, immersed in multi coloured corals, a captivating bottom scenery and the bluish green water on the surface will surely let you remain bewitched. Don't forget to indulge in an exhilarating snorkeling or swimming on the island.
    • Once you conclude the tour of Jolly Buoy Isalnd, return to Port Blair by 03:00 PM.
    • From Wandoor, you will be taken to Chidiyatapu after lunch around 03:30 PM. Chidiyatapu is the 'island of birds' with a mesmerising collection of multitudes of rare birds.
    • Here, the stunning sunset views will let your heart get stolen and by the end of the day, you will return to Port Blair around 06:30 PM.
  • 10Honeymoon Special Candle Light Dinner in Havelock

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    • Shed your confusions away and book right away a memorable honeymoon night on the Andaman Islands with a wonderful candle light dinner on one of the most beautiful beaches in Havelock Island.
    • As the shore gets cuddled by the cool waves, hold your beloved’s hand and say ‘I love you’ again and again and let your taste buds lure the best cuisines of your lives.
    • Get picked up from your hotel around 07:30 PM and dropped at the beach no: 3 of Havelock, the resort overlooking the beach will be the host for you for the night.
    • The aromatic candles spread the romantic mode and you will be led to the dining table arranged near the beach, enjoy the delicious food on your table as the sea waves play the chorus music.
    • Wind up the night at the time you are convenient at and return to your hotel with plenty of good memories.
  • 11North Island, Ross Island, Corbyn's Cove Beach and the Cellular Jail Visit

    North Island, Ross Island, Corbyn's Cove Beach and the Cellular Jail Visit
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    • Spare a day of yours in order to create the most beautiful memories on the islands of Andaman and Nicobar. On this tour, you will be heading to enjoy the glimpses of the famous North Bay Island, Ross Island and Corbyn’s Cove Beach.
    • In the morning around 08:00 AM, the driver will pick you up from your hotel and get transferred to Rajiv Gandhi Water Sports Complex. Depart from there around 09:00 AM to North Bay in a boat.
    • The colourful coral reefs extending to a long distance are the factors which make North Island so famous. You may get to enjoy different water sports such as Scuba diving, Snorkelling, Sea Walking etc on extra payment basis here.
    • Later, proceed to Ross Island that has the ruined memories of the British reign in India in the form of dilapidated buildings like the Commissioner, House, Government House, Church, Bakery, Press, Swimming Pool, Cemetery, etc.
    • After strolling along the historical pathways of Ross Island, return to Port Blair around 02:30 PM.
    • From Port Blair, you will be taken to Corbyn’s Cove Beach after lunch by 03:30 PM. This is the only beach in Port Blair with the ideal space for swimming and bathing.
    • Immerse in so much fun and mesmerize yourself in the relaxing turquoise waters. Also, indulge in some of the water activities available here like speed boating, jet ski rides etc.
    • Post which, you will be taken back to Port Blair by 05:30 PM. Then, travel to witness the prominent remnants of Indian Freedom Struggles arrayed in the Cellular Jail.
    • There, you will be able to witness the Light and Sound Show as well that enables you to understand the hardships India’s fighters have gone through.
    • Get dropped back to the hotel around 07:30 to wind the day tour up.
  • 12Helicopter Trip on Andaman Islands: Port Blair- Diglipur- Mayabunder- Port Blair

    Helicopter Trip on Andaman Islands: Port Blair- Diglipur- Mayabunder- Port Blair
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    • Get ready to take part in an exhilarating aerial adventure above the turquoise waters of Andaman encircled by the enchanting greenery.
    • This is a three hour journey beginning from Port Blair and this is the trip letting you see the twin islands, the North and the South.
    • Get picked up from your hotel and start the trip at 07:40 AM. Be amused while you soar like a bird above Havelock, North Passage, Peel Island, Madhuban, Stewart Island, Saddle Peak, Ross and Smith Island and you will reach Diglipur.
    • After taking a short break of five minutes, resume your journey to Mayabunder. From there, you will be taken to Port Blair again capturing the views of Rangat, Kadamtalla, Baratang, Bambooflat from the top.
    • Return to Port Blair where the air safari gets concluded and carry a bag full of cherish-able moments.
  • 13Visit Cellular Jail and Watch the Light and Sound Show

    Visit Cellular Jail and Watch the Light and Sound Show
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    • One of the prominent tourist spots and attractions on the Andaman Islands is the Cellular Jail, representing the memories of the Struggle for Indian Independence and those tragic days.
    • You will be picked up from your accommodation at around 03:00 PM in the evening. Enter the jail and witness the beautifully constructed cells and architecturally specific buildings.
    • Once you finish watching the towers, wait for the famous Light and Sound Show, both in English and Hindi. This show replicates those days of hardships Indian freedom fighters have gone through. 
    • Conclude the tour and get back to your hotel around 08:00 PM.
  • 14Half Day City Tour and Chidia Tapu Sunset View

    Half Day City Tour and Chidia Tapu Sunset View
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    • Port Blair is the most happening town on the Andamans, as it is the capital, it has a lot more things to take care of but simultaneously it attracts thousands of tourists every year.
    • If Andaman Islands have a space in your bucket list, then this half day city tour with a visit to Chidia Tapu should be marked red because it can turn your vacation up to another level.
    • Get picked up from your accommodation in Port Blair in the morning around 08:00 AM and firstly, you will be visiting the Anthropological Museum where you can witness the prehistoric collections.
    • Move to capture the glimpses of Fisheries Musuem then. There are over 350 species of marine organisms displayed at the museum.
    • Afterwards, proceed to Chatham Saw Mill, the oldest in Asia. The Chatham Bridge connecting Port Blair and Chatham Island is the highlight. The wealth Andaman and Nicobar Islands possess in terms of timber and wood is shown at this museum.
    • The next destination is the Cellular Jail which played quite an important role in Indian Independence. Once you conclude observing the jail, move to Chidia Tapu which is located 30 KM away from Port Blair.
    • Chidia Tapu is popular for the presence of very rare species of birds and the mind blowing sunset views.  Travel to Chidia Tapu in the afternoon and witness the amazing red and orange getting diluted in the turquoise waters.
    • Wind up the tour after getting dropped at your accommodation in Port Blair by late evening.
  • 15Tour around Ross Bay and North Bay in Andaman

    Tour around Ross Bay and North Bay in Andaman
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    • This wonderful tour takes you to the scenic Ross Bay and North Bay islands.
    • Two of the most popular destinations from Port Blair, these islands are thronged by people.
    • The charming remains of the erstwhile Bristish Empire dot the Ross Bay island.
    • North Bay Island has some vibrant corals, while the scenery remains resplendent.


Attractions

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Havelock Island

Being one of the topnotch attractions in Andaman is the sublime Havelock Island brimming with silky beaches and exuberant greenery. A lot of tourist locations, resorts, hotels, attractions and much more are creating the perfect background to Havelock Island to host as many tourists as possible. This is the largest of all the islands in Andaman and comprises of a lot of small islands. The administration in Havelock promotes eco-tourism on a large scale.

 The lighthouse established in 2005 at the northern part of the island gives additional recognition for the island. The accommodation options on Havelock will let you be surprised. Ranging from high-end, luxurious resorts to camps with basic amenities, the stay arrangements done by the administrative people here are unbelievable.

Highlights: The long stretches of different types of beaches are the main highlight to be pointed out. Declared the best beaches in the world, almost all of them are blissfully located on Havelock Island, connected to closely to the main boat jetty on the island.  

Elephant Beach, Radhanagar Beach, Vijaynagar Beach, Kalapathar Beach which are known in numbers also are proclaimed to have the highest number of tourists every year. The green fringed shorelines, the clear sea water, the colourful marine animals, the long coral reefs, the wild fauna and flora bring forth the astounding picture of Havelock incomparably beautiful.

Activities: Snorkeling and diving are the favourite activities done on the islands though other major water based activities like boating and kayaking are frequently done.

Distance from Port Blair: Havelock Island is lying 42 kms northeast of the capital city, Port Blair. There are regular boat services by the Directorate of Shipping Services which connect Phoenix Bay jetty in Port Blair to Havelock daily.

 

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Chidiya Tapu

As the name suggests, Chidiya Tapu is the perfect haven for unseen migratory birds and common native birds found in Andaman Islands. Recognized as the most enchanting beach in Andaman and tourists arrive here on a large scale as the beach extends the best ever sights for them including the eye catching sunrise and sunset views. This is a silent yet crowded beach encircled by evergreen forests on one side and the short hills on the other side. 

As it is considered to be the presenter of the most finishing touch of sunset and sunrise views, it is the main hub in Andaman Islands. The beach is filled with 46 varieties of endangered species of birds, and white spotted deer. There are a lot of seasonal orchids and other varieties of plants.

Highlights: The major attractions of Chidiya Tapu are the Chidiya Tapu Biological Park, the Sylvan Sands, the Munda Pahar Beaches etc. You will be able to stay at a forest guesthouse located nearby atop a hillock and from there, the panoramic view of Chidiya Tapu in detail.

Activities: Apart from sunset and sunrise views, people come in plenty toward this beach to identify the rare species appear in multiple colours and size. Even though many of the birds are commonly found on the beach, you would find it as a unique and unnatural scene to find the colourful gathering of them. Boating is an attractive activity done here as well as snorkeling and swimming are also a part of the adventure activities usually experienced by those who visit here.

Distance from Port Blair: It is located about 25 kms from Port Blair.


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Neil Island

A tiny island located to the south of Andaman is Neil Island, brimming with less explore marine diversity, coral reefs, long beaches and bewitching greenery. Being one of the tourist destinations in Andaman, Neil is so happy to become the host with revealing all what it has. A romantically silent island unlike the hustle of Havelock Island, Neil Island is termed as the vegetable bowl of Andaman. A perfect place to simply relax and chill is the beaches here and the deserted shores are favourite to those who love to relax in utmost peace.

In two hours, one can explore the island by walking around. It got the name Neil after the British Brigadier General James Neill who stubbornly dealt with the rebels during the 1857 Mutiny. The rich cultivation of paddy is found in Neil Island that belongs to the Ritchies’ Arhcipelago between Havelock Island and Rose Island.

Highlights: One of the major highlights of Neil Island is Neil Kendra, a beautiful curving bay full of white sand and holding the major jetty of the island made attracting by disarraying numerous colourful wooden fishing boats. Known to be the heart of the island, Neil Kendra has Bharatpur Beach on its left and Laxmanpur Beach on the right. The richest collection of marine lives and coral reefs have given Neil Island the peculiarity of being one of the most thrilling scuba diving sites on the island. In addition to diving, Neil Island is home to those who love snorkeling, swimming, birding, cycling etc.

Activities: Glass bottom ride and snorkelling are the major activities available on Neil Island though there are enough opportunities to do diving and other prime adventure activities.

Distance from Port Blair: The island belongs to the South Andaman district is located about 36 km northeast from Port Blair.

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Radhanagar Beach

Radhanagar Beach in Andaman has ranked 8th among the top ten beautiful beaches in the world based on travelers reviews and rating available on multiple sources and Radhanagar Beach deserves it for many reasons. One of the most ravishing beauty in Andaman with a lot of tourists visiting it every year, Radhanagar Beach is the gem of Havelock Island. 500 meters away from the beach, one can see only the expansive blue water and the lush green tropical forests but when you reach the beach, the sights are apparently awe-inspiring.

 Radhanagar is commonly called as Beach No.7 and this is one of the closest beach located near to Havelock Island ferry tier. The silky beach is kids friendly as well so that families are found in plenty on the beach to spend their vacation or a short holiday. There are nothing to be worried as the coast guards are roaming around always and the number of people here will be a pleasant sight to see.

Activities: Snorkeling, swimming, scuba diving, boating, parasailing etc are some of the most commonly seen activities on the beach and among them Scuba Diving is the best as it offers the clear interaction with the wide range of marine animals and coral reefs around living in harmony. 

The turquoise water gives a rejuvenating experience while you swim across or do snorkeling and since the number of tourists are relatively higher, the Government opens more opportunities for them to spend an ample time on the beach. As it is a superb place adventure lovers also would covet, the fame it has achieved international importance in no time.

Distance from Port Blair: From Port Blair it will take more than three hours to reach Radhanagar Beach as it is located about 72 kms away from the capital city.

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Baratang Island

One of the aboriginal tribes of Andaman lives in Baratang Island, a highly blessed region with years-old wilderness. Earlier, the tribes did not let outside people to enter their community but presently, Baratang Island is a vibrant tourist destination as people love to spend time amidst the huge forests, limestone caves, mangrove ranges and the mud volcanoes.

Baratang is a part of the Great Andaman Chain with an area of 243 sq.kilometers and that marks it as the main island of the group. Middle Andaman is lying to the north and South Andaman in the south of Baratang Island. And it belongs to Rangat Taluk.

Highlights: The active mud volcanoes are the highlights of Baratang Island along with the abundant mangrove forests and evergreen rainforests and the limestone caves located beyond the forests. So adventure lovers find Baratang as a wise choice to indulge in mind blowing trekking and nature walk. Among the multiple number of mud volcanoes, jalki, as the locals call it, is the famous one.

Activity: Nature walk through the wild forests and the extensive mangrove forests is one of the prime activities done on Baratang Island. Boating, trekking, hiking etc are some of the other, identified activities available on the island.

Distance from Port Blair: The island is located about 150 kms north of Port Blair and one can reach the island by ferry services only.


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Elephant Beach

Settled on the sands of Havelock Island, Elephant Beach is a reveling beauty well presented by the long coral reefs and the shining shoreline. A peaceful beach with pure serenity and silent ambience will offer the visitors a soothing melody and that would be the perfect time to relax, to walk around with your love or just to do sunbathing. Among the different beach on Havelock Island, Elephant Beach has a special significance because of its friendly atmosphere and not so crowded shoreline. In addition to the adventurous activities such as snorkeling and scuba diving, tourists find time to do boating and similar activities on the beach. The clear water, the calm waves, the cool breeze and the magnificent sights on the shore have their own impacts on the number of people visiting the beach, and it increases only year by year.

Highlights: The long array of private boats, fishing boats and buoys extend a riveting beauty to the beach. Moreover, it is a kid friendly beach as well so that families are found here aplenty. The huge shoreline is the key factor behind the countless visitors appear on the beach every day. 

During monsoon also, tourists would love to come to Elephant Beach. People have reported that at times, the wild elephants from the nearby forests come to the beach and stroll along the white sandy bed.

Activities: An ideal place for snorkeling and scuba diving is Elephant Beach though boating and other fun, water based activities are also done by the visitors often. Tourists have experienced the best sea walking as well on Elephant Beach.

Distance from Port Blair: Elephant Beach is located on the famous Havelock Island. It is lying about 69 kms away from the capital city of Andaman, Port Blair. One can reach the beach via boat from Havelock jetty after reaching there from Port Blair by road or by boat.


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Diglipur

A marvelous town in the north part of Andaman Islands is Diglipur, an amicable tiny town with a lot of good people around. For eco- friendly tourists, this town is an inevitable choice. Though the marine life is the prominent feature of this town but the cultivation of orange and rice has enormous importance in the economy of Diglipur.

Highlights: Lamiya Bay Beach is a highlight of the town, it is located a few kilometers away from Kalipur Beach. The beach is lying in the foothills of Saddle peak, the highest one in Andaman. Around 20 kms from Diglipur is the green Shyamnagar covered by thick jungles and why Shyamnagar is a priority for tourists is because of the presence of mud volcanoes here. Kalipur Beach and Ramangar Beach are the other famous beaches at Diglipur and they are famous for turtle nesting. Moreover, visitors are quite eager to visit Alfred Caves as well where a huge collections of limestone structures are found.

Activities: Since there are plenty of beaches, caves, greenery etc, Diglipur offers the visitors a huge number of activities ranging from refreshing trekking through the jungles to the water based activities like island hopping, snorkeling, boating, fishing etc. Near to Diglipur there are famous spots to do multiple activities.

Distance from Port Blair: Lying 290 kms away from Port Blair, the small town of Diglipur that can be connected by boat from both Port Blair and Mayabunder. The boat services from Port Blair are available twice a week. But one can reach the town by road via ATR from Port Blair.

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Vijaynagar Beach

Known as Beach No.5 is Vijaynagar Beach in the north east part of Havelock Island. Very remote from the crowded locations on Havelock Island, Vijaynagar Beach is close to heart for those who love to spend time in utmost calmness. The regular touch of the sapphire blue water on the pearl like sandy beach makes no noise and it is one of the reasons why tourists chosen it as the perfect space for romantic couples and families. 

The beauty of the beach has been praised so much by those who visited it. It is always better to come here freely, just to roam around, or to float on the shallow water, or to read under the large shade given by the huge trees on the shore or to do sunbathing. The collection of Mahua trees and palms is the significant ornament making the beach a splendid place to sit back and relax as much as time one wants to. This is one of the magnificent attractions in Andaman.

Highlights: A photographer's paradise is Vijaynagar Beach; especially the sunrise views from the beach is incomparably magnificent. When the sun’s fresh rays spread all over the wide sea, the entire atmosphere starts blushing in all possible colours and there is no better sight from the beach would satiate a photographic mind. The native birds appear during the fresh mornings add effective colours to the sunrise pictures.

Activity: The beach is recognized for relaxed swimming and sunbathing. Adventure activities are not yet a fashion on this inevitable part of Havelock Island.

Distance from Port Blair: Vijaynagar Beach is located at a distance of about 38 kms from Port Blair but from Havelock jetty the beach is lying 9 kms away only.

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