Weekend at Andaman

Location
:Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Season
:Jan
Duration
:4 Days3 Nights
Event Type
:Adventure, Experience, Tour
Level
:Easy
Start From
:Port Blair
Ends
:Port Blair

Weekend at Andaman

Andaman and Nicobar Islands
4 Days3 Nights

Event Overview

Scuba Diving : Diving in Andaman is a unique lifetime experience because diving offers something new for everyone, whether one is a novice, or have been diving for so many years. There is no greater adventure than diving into the fascinating and challenging underwater world of Andaman. One can enjoy an exciting experience of underwater marine life, colorful fishes, rare & variety of coral reefs & mysterious sunken ships. The best season for diving is from December to April. The Scuba Diving centers have all the facilities and necessary equipment’s for a great experience of scuba diving. Adding to this there are many skilled trainers who can help the tourist in getting into the deep of the sea. Have lock Island is another major Scuba Diving Center.

Snorkeling : Equipped with a mask, snorkel and fins, Snorkeling in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands offers the experience of studying the exotic wonders of the coral reefs where one can enjoy the under-water marine life and view the rarest varieties of corals. Snorkeling is an adventure activity which is very popular off the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Underwater, a kaleidoscope of coral colors showcase a variety of reef fishes, turtles, sharks and rays. The underwater corals in Andaman island beaches are extremely colorful. One can experience the live corals at Jolly buoy, red skin, North Bay etc. Many visitors never had seen fish in such densities before and are bewildered by the sheer numbers of the fish in the vast shoals that populate the reefs.

Ross Island : Ross Island of Andaman and Nicobar Islands is spread over an area of 0.6 square kilometers and is approachable through ship from Port Blair to Phoenix Bay jetty from where one has to take a short boat journey to the main island. It was titled as the "Paris of the East". It is thickly covered by a wide range of fauna and flora. Most of the ancient buildings and monuments have been destroyed by the 1941 earthquake that rocked the island and brought everything on a stand still at this picturesque locale. This island had been the administrative headquarters of Britishers at some point of time.Now a days, Ross Island at Andaman and Nicobar Islands are under the supervision of the Navy. At Ross Island, one must check out the golden days of the island at the small museum of the Indian Navy named "Amritsar".

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Event Details

Schedule

Day 1 - Fly in to Port Blair Airport
  • Fly in to Port Blair Airport. Our representative will meet and assist you at the Veer Samarkand Airport. Board the waiting vehicles, drive to your hotel and check in. First half of the day is at leisure. Later in the afternoon visit Cellular jail followed by light and sound show. The Cellular Jail has a pride of place in India's freedom struggle. Many a stalwart were imprisoned here. Declared a national memorial, this three store prison constructed by Britishers in 1906, is a pilgrimage destination for freedom fighters. This colossal edifice has mutely witnessed the most treacherous of inhumane atrocities borne by the convicts, who were mostly freedom fighters. The day draws to a gentle close with the Sound and Light Show at the historic Cellular Jail which gives you a vivid experience of its strong association with the freedom fighters and their struggle for independence. Overnight stay at respective Hotel / Resort at Port Blair. (Note- Cellular jail is closed on every Monday and national Holidays, visit to Cellular jail and Museum closes by 1600hrs and light n sound show is Open every day 1800hrs).
Day 2 - Excursion to Coral island North Bay & Ross Island
  • After breakfast, start off for a full- day excursion to Coral Island (North Bay) to see coral reefs, exotic varieties of beautiful Ornamental fish and other marine life. This is an ideal place for snorkeling as this sandy beach coupled with clear water creates a breathtaking spectacle. Please carry your lunch pack, drinking water & changing dress.( water sports activities available here are Scuba diving , Under water sea-walk , Snorkeling , glass bottom boat ride , Jet ski- water scooter , Banana boat ride , speed boat etc on direct payment basis) After North Bay, Visit Ross Island, the former residential and administrative island of the British during their rule of South East Asia, was nick named the Paris of the East. This island was completely destroyed in an earthquake, now in ruins. Overnight stay at respective Hotel at Port Blair.
  • Ferry depart to Port Blair, please report to water sports complex by 0900hrs subject to weather condition)
  • Contact us if you want a private boat for above trip perfect for 5-7 person.
  • Optional: Scuba Diving and Sea Walk at North Bay.
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Meal

Breakfast

Adventure Activities

Photography
Scuba
Snorkeling
Swimming
Water Sports

Amenities

Beds
Firstaid
Shower
Washrooms
Accommodation
Transport

Transportation

Private Vehicle

Pickup Details

Pickup Time: 10.00 AM Drop Time: 09.30 AM

Things To Carry

  • Will be informed later

Policy

Included

  • Accommodation in a.c room on twin sharing basis with daily breakfast only
  • Both ways airport transfers by non a.c private vehicle
  • All sightseeing by non a.c private vehicle in Port Blair.
  • All entry, monument, parking and permit charges
  • Meet and Assist at all arrival and departure points
  • Hotel taxes applicable as on today

Excluded

  • GST 5.0% on the total package cost
  • Personal expenses
  • Airfares / Ship fare to mainland India
  • Activity charges, Jet Ski, scuba diving etc
  • Expenses occurred due to bad weather, flight or ferry cancellation, strike or political unrest to be paid by guest as per actual
  • Any dispute regarding child age to be settled directly with hotels
  • Room Services, Laundry, Telephone charges, Ross island maintenance fee
  • Additional usage of vehicle
  • Cost of services which is not mentioned in the inclusion.

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