Duration: 4 Nights / 5 Days
Destination Covered: 2 Nights Port Blair/ 2 Nights Havelock Island
Day 1: Arrival – Port Blair – Cellular Jail – Light & Sound Show
Arrival to Port Blair. Our representative will meet and assist you at the Veer Savarkar 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 storey 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 at the Hotel.
Day 2: Port Blair- Havelock
After breakfast you will transfer to Jetty. Head to Havelock Island on board Cruise connecting the two islands! Havelock, about 54 kilometres northeast of Port Blair, the Island is a hidden jewel. Few Indians know of this stunning beach destination in their own backyard while heading for Phuket (in Thailand) across the waters of Andaman Sea. Havelock is a serene tropical island encompassing about 86 square kilometres. Its clear waters are rated among the best in the world for snorkelling and scuba diving. Close to 1000 different species of marine life inhabit the waters of the Andaman Islands. Scuba divers can see nudibranchs, sea slugs and snails, varieties of ghost pipe fish, jaw fish and a number of different crustaceans of all shapes and sizes. With its serene beaches, 40 meters visibility underwater, colourful coral reefs and ‘far from the maddening crowd’ appeal, Havelock Island has emerged as a dream destination among discerning travellers. Arrive at Havelock Jetty, you are met and assisted by our representative. Board the waiting vehicles and drive to the hotel. Check in at the hotel. Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 3: Havelock – Radha Nagar Beach (or Beach No. 7)
After breakfast, proceed for Radha Nagar Beach (or Beach No. 7) is the jewel in the crown of Havelock Island. Located on the western side of the island, it stands away from the cluster. The glorious white sand beach shot to global fame when Time magazine (in 2004) rated it as the finest in Asia. With lush tropical forest rising on a hill to one side, the draw of this white sand beach has steadily grown in the legion of avid beach buffs. The popularity of this beach has triggered cruises from across the Andaman Sea. Travellers cruise over a few days from Thailand to experience the magic of this beach. A wide beach that runs over a few kilometres, Radha Nagar is simply stunning. It lends itself to a variety of activities. Overnight at the Hotel.
Did you know: Andamans is known for its marine life and it has world class Scuba Dive centers, Scuba doesn’t require swimming skills! Yes, many people do not attempt it thinking that knowing swimming is important, but that’s far from reality. Though we recommend you to book your Scuba in advance, Its safe and reliable.
Day 4: Havelock – Port Blair Ross Island
After breakfast transfer to Havelock Jetty. From here sail to Port Blair on board Cruise. Upon Arrival check into the hotel. Overnight stay at the Hotel. After reached to port Blair embark on a day long three island cruise. One of the most sought after activities. It covers a panorama of seven harbours that include the Ross Island. It leaves a lasting impression.
Visit Ross Island. Once the administrative headquarters of the British and capital of these Islands, the island is now under the Indian Navy. It stands now as a ruin of the bygone days with the old structures almost in debris. There is a small museum named Smritika, it holds photographs and the other antiques of the Britishers relevant to these islands. The island is famous for friendly flocks of Deer and lush green walking trails.
Day 5: Depart from Port Blair
Drop to Airport / Harbour for Return journey with a wonderful holiday memories
Above includes: -
Well-appointed accommodation as per opted categories
Meal Plan – CP (Bed & Breakfast)
Sightseeing as per itinerary
All Monuments, Museums, Cultural Events and activities fees as per itinerary
Return airport/ jetty Transfers in AC vehicle as per itinerary
All Transportation for local sight-seeing tours and airport/ hotel/ by AC Vehicle as per itinerary.
Cruise transfers Port Blair – Havelock – Port Blair by private ferry Subject to availability (base category)