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Ross Island

Distance (From Port Blair Central Bus Stand): 3 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 2-3 Hours
Transportation Options: Boat
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 3 km from Port Blair, Ross Island is a small island situated in the South Andaman district of the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Now, the island is under the control of the Indian Navy and also one of the famous places to visit in Andaman tour.

The name of the island was derived from the name of a marine surveyor, Sir Daniel Ross. In 1857, the British took possession of three islands around Port Blair and Ross Island was one of them. This small Ross Island served as the capital of the Andaman Islands from 1858 to 1941 under the British rule. An earthquake in 1941 shook the island and huge buildings collapsed due to the natural calamity. After that, the British shifted their capital to Port Blair, near Ross Island. From 1942 to 1945, the island was under the occupation of Japanese. The British reoccupied the island in 1945 and later abandoned it.

The island presently houses the ruins of old buildings like Ballroom, Chief Commissioner’s House, Church, Hospital, Bakery, Press, Swimming Pool, and Troop Barracks. All the buildings are almost in ruins and represent British lifestyle. There is a graveyard and a small museum called Smritika on the island, which has a collection of age-old records.

Ross Island has thick forests and full of coconut trees. One can spot lots of deers, peacocks and other birds here. There is a 10 m high circular Lighthouse at the northern end of the island, which was constructed in 1977. The tower is approachable during the low tide. It was at this lighthouse that photo voltaic panels were introduced for the first time in India, to charge the batteries for the operation of light.

The Ross Island is about 3 km east of Port Blair and can be reached by a short boat ride from Phoenix Bay Jetty or Water Sports Complex. The island is open to the public for all days except Wednesday. The only way to explore the island is by foot. Ross Island is pretty small and there is no local transport to take tourists around the island. It takes just a couple of hours to explore the entire island. There is just one small shop on the island from where tourists can buy snacks and soft drinks. There is also a Sound & Light show which narrates the history of the island.

Ticket Counter Timings: 8.30 AM to 3 PM on all days except Wednesday.

Light & Show Timings: 5.30 PM on all days except Wednesday.

Entry Fee: Rs. 75 for Adults, Rs. 25 for Child, Rs. 100 per person for Boat

Light & Sound Show: Rs. 100 for Adults & Rs. 25 for Child

Bharatpur Beach – Neil Island

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 2 Hours
Place Location: Neil Island
Transportation Options: Walk/Trek
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 37 km from Port Blair, Bharatpur Beach is beautiful beach situated beside Neil Jetty in Neil Island. This is one of the best beach in Neil Island and also one of the popular beaches in Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

Bharatpur Beach is a serene, calm and white sandy beach. It is well known for its coral reef which is undoubtedly beautiful in Andamans. Another attraction of this beach is the beautiful lush green vegetation and fishes. This is the only place in Neil Island where water sports are being conducted. This beach is ideally recommended for youngsters because of activity options.

The beach is popular for activities like coral watching and swimming. One can hire glass-bottom boats for viewing the corals under water. Most of the tourists visit this beach in the morning hours and do snorkeling as in the evening they get to watch the sunset at Laxmanpur Beach. This vast sandy stretch and gently curving bay allows for a perfect swim. The water is so shallow that even non-swimmers can take a refreshing dip. Water Sports activities like jet ski rides and scuba diving are also available at the beach.

There are also plenty of stalls selling refreshments, coconuts, snacks and some tourist souvenirs. Visitors can also find toilets and changing rooms on the beach.

Rs. 150 per person for glass bottom boat ride & Rs. 500 per person for snorkeling.

Sitapur Beach – Neil Island

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1-2 Hours
Place Location: Neil Island
Transportation Options: Auto
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 5 km from Neil Jetty and 42 km from Port Blair, Sitapur Beach or Beach No. 5 is a serene rocky beach situated at the tip of Neil Island in Andamans.

Sitapur Beach is exposed to the open sea and thus prone to higher tides. Also known as the ‘Sunrise Beach’, this beach offers mesmerizing sunrise views early in the morning. This serene beach has two curved bays and clear blue waters. It is popular for its natural vegetation and limestone formations.

Though prone to high tides, this beach is considered safe for swimming at all times. All along the white stretches of soft sand there is plenty of shade from the palm trees. At low tide one can walk to the second bay and explore small caves or just enjoy the peacefulness of Sitapur Beach. The journey from the Jetty to Sitapur beach itself is refreshing with green fields and a variety of crops and forest trees.

As the beach is never crowded there are no facilities yet, one can only buy fresh coconuts. There is a resort with a small restaurant.

Baratang Island

Distance (From Port Blair Central Bus Stand): 98 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): Full Day
Place Location: Between South & Middle Andaman Islands
Transportation Options: Bus / Boat
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 98 km from Port Blair and 204 km from Diglipur, Baratang Island is an island located in North & Middle Andaman district of Andamans. This island is situated between South and Middle Andaman Islands. Andaman Trunk Road to Rangat and Mayabunder goes through this island.

Spread an area of approximately 238 sq. km, Baratang is one of the main islands of the Great Andaman group, a closely set archipelago in the Bay of Bengal, adjoining the Andaman Sea. Baratang is home to the rare Limestone Caves in India. The other main attractions are the Parrot Island, the blue beach at Baludera and the Mud Volcano. The resident and origin tribe of Jarawa’s also stir curiosity in every traveler. There are other volcanoes in the area – the Barren Island volcano which is the only active volcano in South Asia and the Narcondum volcano which is considered to be a potentially active volcano.

The Limestone Caves are located 50 minutes away by sea from the Baratang Jetty. Visitors can hire small speed boats or fishermen boats to reach Limestone Caves. The boat ride from Baratang Jetty to these caves is magnificent. There are massive sedimentary limestone formations, some of which are hanging from the top, some growing from the ground. These caves are constantly evolving in shape and size. Special permission from the Forest Department at Baratang is needed to visit the caves, which can be obtained from the Baratang jetty. Limestone Caves remain closed on Monday. It is advisable to carry drinking water and food packets while visiting the caves.

Baratang also has an active Mud Volcano that squirts little fountains of mud. The volcano is created by natural gases emitted by decaying organic matter underground. As the mud is pushed upwards by the gas, it deposits and hardens above the ground. Mud Volcano is approachable by road from Nilambur jetty, which is about 7 km from the jetty. One has to reach up to Jarawa Creek by vehicle. From Jarawa Creek, the Mud Volcano is at a walkable distance of 250-300 meters.

Parrot Island is a small uninhabited island located near Baratang Jetty and is a natural habitat for parrots in this region. Thousands of parrots returning home before every sunset is a unique and must see view for all nature lovers. To reach the island, one has to take a fiber boat from Baratang Jetty and cross through a creek.

Regular bus services are available from Port Blair to reach Baratang. Journey takes about 2.5 hours from Port Blair to Middle Strait and the fare is for the government bus is Rs 80. The journey is in 2 phases – Port Blair to Jirkatang (40 km) and then Jirkatang to Nilambur (49 km). From Nilambur Jetty, ferry services are available for Baratang Island and it takes about 15 minutes to reach Baratang from Nilambur Jetty.

Radhanagar Beach – Havelock Island

Distance (From Port Blair Central Bus Stand): 65 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): Full Day
Place Location: Havelock Island
Transportation Options: Boat
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 65 km from Port Blair Central Bus Stand (road + ferry) and 11 km from Havelock Ferry Ghat, Radhanagar Beach, also known as Beach #7, is situated on the south coast of Havelock Island and is the most famous Andaman Beach. Radhanagar Beach is counted among the top 10 beautiful beaches of Asia and among best beaches in the world by Time Magazine.

The most visited place in Andamans, Radhanagar is a long white sandy beach that sprawls across 2 km length and an average width of 30 to 40 m. Known for its picturesque sunset, white sand and turquoise blue waters, the beach is a very popular hub lying on the western coast of Havelock Island. The sand is white and very fine in grain. The lush and verdant trees on the side of beach offer tourists an opportunity to unwind and relish the serenity and nature’s charm. The breathtaking sight of sunset on this beach makes the tourists forget all the woes of life.

Due to its reputation and popularity one would expect large crowd of tourists rushing to the beach, but amazingly the Radhanagar mostly remains isolated and secluded. The beach is also very safe for swimming. There are no water sports but it is known to be one of the best places for nature lovers as it offers a wide range of flora and fauna. It is also a great place to spend some quality time with family and friends.

The Havelock Island can be reached from Port Blair using government-operated ferries and private cruises. There are also helicopter services. From Havelock Ferry Ghat, one can take a local bus or hire an auto or rent a bike or bicycle to reach Radhanagar Beach.

The turquoise blue sea and white sand make this beach a perfect spot to bask in the midst of nature’s bounty. Radhanagar Beach is positioned just 7 kilometres away from Vijaynagar Beach and Dolphin Yatri Niwas and about 12 kms from Havelock Island.

Boat Timings: 6. 20 AM & 2 PM

Kalapathar Beach – Havelock Island

distance 61 km from Port Blair, 6.5 km from Havelock Ferry Ghat and 13 km from Radhanagar Beach, Kalapathar Beach is a deserted beach situated on one corner of Havelock Island in Andamans.

Kalapathar Beach is one of the popular beaches of Havelock Island. The beach gets its name from the surrounding village, which is Kalapathar Village and the black rocks that adorn the coastline here. The beach is small but the way to beach is very good. The beach is not recommended to swim because of the rocks at the beach. One can get the mesmerizing views of sunset at this beach. As the beach is not so crowded, couples can enjoy a romantic walk and families can spend some peaceful moments.

One can reach Kalapathar Beach by hiring an auto or rent a bike / bicycle from Havelock Jetty. It takes about 30 minutes to reach Kalapathar.

Laxmanpur Beach – Neil Island

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 3-4 Hours
Place Location: Neil Island
Transportation Options: Auto
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 2 km from Neil Jetty and 39 km from Port Blair, Laxmanpur Beach is situated at Laxmanpur Village of Neil Island in Andaman & Nicobar Islands. This is one of the best beach in Neil Island and also one of the top attractions you must include in Honeymoon tour.

Laxmanpur Beach is a beautiful and white sandy beach. The beach is a broad spur of white shell sand with shallow water and offers a good snorkeling option. Sunbathing and swimming are other activities. The beach also gives an impressive sunset view. Corals and sea shells are found in abundance at this seafront, which are often collected as souvenirs by visitors.

The sea is shallow and calm, making it perfect for swimming and snorkeling. This serene beach offers a stunning panorama, especially when the sun sets in the horizon and will be decently crowded during sun sets. There is natural bridge popularly called as Howrah Bridge in Laxmmanpur Beach 2. This is one of the most romantic places in Andaman for honeymooners. After the sunset the tourists start walking back, as it is not safe in the Islands to stay out after dark.

The beach also offers some adventue activities like snorkeling & scuba diving. The scuba diving centres have all the facilities and necessary equipment for a great experience of scuba diving.

Scuba Diving Cost: Rs. 3000 for 1 short dive, Rs, 4500 for 1 dive & Rs. 6000 for 2 dives

Chidiya Tapu – Port Blair

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 4 Hours/Half Day
Place Location: South Andaman Island
Transportation Options: Cab
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 25 km from Port Blair Central Bus Stand, Chidiya Tapu, also known as ‘Bird Island’, is the southernmost tip of South Andaman Island. This is one of the top places to visit in Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

Chidiya Tapu is a small village with lush green mangroves and tranquil islands. It is famous for bird watching, sunset view, panoramic scenic beauties, and many colours of oceanic view. The area is filled with around 46 species of birds namely, drongos, hanging parrot, scarlet minivet, emerald dove, long-tailed and red-breasted parakeets, white-bellied sea eagles and grey-fronted and imperial green pigeons to name a few.

Popularly known as Sunset Point, Chidiya Tapu is one of the best places to see the sunset in Port Blair, the main hub of the Andaman Islands. The main attractions here include the Chidiya Tapu Biological Park, Chidiya Tapu Beach, the Sylvan Sands and the Munda Pahad beaches. There is also a forest guest house at the top of the hillock that provides sunset views as well as views of the islands beyond Chidiya Tapu. The water in this region is alive with bright corals which makes it an excellent site for snorkeling. Swimming can be done here but beware of salt water crocodiles.

The Chidiya Tapu Biological Park came into existence in 2001 with an aim to conserve and study endemic and endangered species of animals found in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Since then the park has been a center for biodiversity and conservation where one can catch a glimpse of the rich fauna of the islands. Sprawled over 40 hectares, the park is covered with a variety of plant, right from the majestic Mahuas to the exquisite Padauks. While walking through this jungle, one would be able to catch a glimpse of a variety of birds, wild pigs, barking deer and spotted deer.

Chidiya Tapu is well connected by road and one can easily reach by hiring a cab.
For adventure lovers Chidiya Tapu has a little more to offer. There is a trekking trail, which passes through forest and beautiful coast line to reach the Munda Pahad (Black Mountain). The 1.5 km trail starts at the shore of Chidiya Tapu Beach and passing through dense forest. It is advisable to take a guide or travel in groups to reach the Munda Pahad. Carry food and water before starting your trek to Munda Pahad.

Biological Park Timings: 9 AM to 4 PM

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North Bay Island

Distance (From Port Blair Central Bus Stand): 29 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 4 Hours/Half Day
Transportation Options: Boat
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 28 km by ferry from Port Blair, North Bay Island is an island lies north of Port Blair in Andaman & Nicobar Islands. This island is famous for its beaches and mainly for water sports activities. This island is also one of the most visited places in Andaman Islands.

North Bay Island is a lovely place to go for a day trip. This is one of the uninhabited islands of Andaman & Nicobar Islands. The wide array of water activities available at the island attracts more tourists to this beautiful place. Almost all kinds of water sports activities like jet ski, speed boat ride, snorkeling and underwater sea walk can be covered here.

The corals at North Bay are spread over a large area. During snorkeling one can spot many species of fish, often lobsters and even clams on the coral reef. One can also trek to see the Lighthouse in the North Bay Island. However, sometimes the light house is closed for outside travellers.

North Bay Island can be reached by 30 – 40 minutes ferry ride from Port Blair Jetty or Marina Park. Most of the boats leave by 9 AM in the morning and they only come back by 3 PM. The boat timings can be changed according to the season and tourist traffic.

Entry fee: Rs. 150 per person for ferry, Rs. 1700 – 3500 per person for Scuba diving, Rs. 300 per person for Snorkeling & Rs. 3200 per person for Sea walk

Corbyn’s Cove Beach – Port Blair

Distance (From Port Blair Central Bus Stand): 6 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour
Transportation Options: Auto
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 6 km from Port Blair Central Bus Stand, the Corbyn’s Cove is a serene and unspoiled soft sandy beach in Port Blair. Located picturesquely with the backdrop of lush green coconut trees and majestic sea, Corbyn’s Cove Beach is a must visit place for the ones who want to experience nature at its best in Andamans.

Corbyn’s Cove Beach was named after well-known Henry Fisher Corbyn and is an ideal spot for sun basking and swimming. The beach is renowned for its glass-bottomed cruises, scuba diving and snorkeling, which is a perfect treat for an adventure enthusiasts. During the Japanese occupation of Corbyn’s Cove, pill boxes and bunkers were made which can be still seen on the beach. A major part of the beach was washed away and destroyed in the tsunami of 2004.

Corbyn’s Cove Beach is the closest beach from the city of Port Blair. Facilities like hotel, restaurant, bar, changing room, adventure water-sports are available here. Historical remains like Japanese Bunkers can be seen on the way to this beach. The Snake Island situated just across the beach is popular for scuba diving. The Waves Restaurant & Beer Bar run by Tourism department provides delightful cuisine at reasonable rates in a soothing ambience.

Cellular Jail – Port Blair

rip Duration (Including Travel): 1-2 Hours
Transportation Options: Cab / Auto
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 1.5 km from Port Blair Central Bus Stand, the Cellular Jail, also known as Kala Pani, was a colonial prison located at Port Blair in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. The prison was known to house many notable Indian activists during the struggle for India’s independence. Today, the complex serves as a national memorial monument and also one of the top places to visit in Port Blair.

The construction of the Cellular Jail was started by the British in 1896 and was completed in 1906. The penal settlement was established in Andamans by the British after the First War of Independence in 1857. It was the beginning of the agonizing story of freedom fighters in the massive and awful jails at Viper Island followed by the Cellular Jail. The prison was used by the British especially to exile political prisoners to the remote archipelago. Many notable freedom fighters such as Batukeshwar Dutt, Bhagat Singh and Veer Savarkar, among others, were imprisoned here during the struggle for India’s independence.

Cellular Jail is a massive three-storeyed structure with seven wings, radiating from a central watch tower, shaped like spokes of a wheel. Each wing in this jail had three storeys, which consist of total of 698 cells. The architecture of Cellular Jail was conceptualized on the basis of ‘Pennsylvania System or Separate System’ theory in which separate confinement is necessary for each inmate for complete isolation from other inmates. No communication of any kind was possible between prisoners in the same or different wings. The design of Cellular Jail consists of radiating wings that allow a single guard to keep watch on all the prisoners from the central tower.

After Independence in 1947, Cellular Jail was declared as a National Memorial. Today the entrance block of the National Memorial houses, Freedom Fighters Photo and Exhibition Gallery in the ground floor. The first floor of the building has an Art Gallery, Netaji Gallery and a Library on Freedom Movement. Gallery on First War of Independence and on Old Photographs Gallery have also been set up in the premises of the Jail. An eternal flame of Freedom-Swatantrya Jyoti has been erected in the vicinity of the Cellular Jail in memory of all freedom fighters and martyrs. In addition, visitors can also experience light and sound show in Hindi and English during evening.

Timings: 9 AM to 12 PM & 1.30 PM to 4:45 PM, open all days except national holidays.

Light & Sound Show Timings: 6 PM to 7 PM

Entry Fee: Rs. 30 for Adults, Rs. 200 for Camera, Rs. 1000 for Video & Rs. 50 for Light Show

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