5 Nights 6 Days Andaman Package (Havelock + Day Trip to Neil)

ANDAMAN, Port Blair


DAY 1: PICK UP FROM AIRPORT, CITY TOUR AND SOUND AND LIGHT SHOW
PICK UP
Our representative will receive you at Veer Saverkar Airport, Port Blair and will escort to the hotel, he will also assist you to do hotel check-in formalities. After check-in and little relax, you will be taken to the following places.

SAMUDRIKA MUSEUM
It is run by the Indian Navy. The museum has seven sections presenting Geographical information, Marine life, Archaeology and people of Andaman. It has a good collection of shells, corals and a few colorful fishes

ANTHROPOLOGICAL MUSEUM
It was started in the year 1975-76. It illustrates the four Negrioto Tribes of the Andamanese viz; the Jarawas, Sentinels, Great Andamanese, the Onges and two Mongoloid tribes of the Nicobar Viz; the Nicobariese and the Shompens. It not only describes the life style of the nomadic tribes of Andaman and Nicobar Island but also defines their stage by stage development till the present age. The articles on display are the various handicrafts, tools, weapons, arts and crafts, and photographs etc.

CHATHAM SAW MILL
It is one of the oldest and largest Saw Mill in Asia lying on the tiny island connected by a bridge over a stretch of sea-water. It was set up in1883. It is owned by the government. It is still using the machinery set up initially by the British for wood processing. It was targeted by the invading Japanese forces in March 1942.

FISHERIES MUSEUM
It has 350 different species of marine life. The different kinds of marine life on display have been collected from the Bay of Bengal and the Indo-Pacific Ocean. It is situated adjacent to the Rajiv Gandhi Water Sports Complex, Port Blair.

CELLULAR JAIL
This historic building was built in the 19th century to look like a wheel with seven spokes. Today only three wings of the seven remain. It took 10 years to complete. It is called ‘Cellular’ because it is “Cells beyond Cells”.

SOUND & LIGHT SHOW
At the National Memorial ‘Cellular Jail’ you can attend the Sound & Light Show where the heroic saga of the Indian Freedom Struggle is brought alive by the means of light and sound at the jail premises, presented in English and Hindi, which takes you back to the British Era.
DAY 2: NORTH BAY AND ROSS ISLAND
After Breakfast you will be escorted to Andaman Water Sports Complex to catch a ferry which will be your mate for the entire excursion to Ross Island and North Bay.

NORTH BAY
It is also called “The Gate Way to Port Blair”. This place is famous for its coral reefs, exotic verities’ of beautiful ornamental fishes and water sports activities. The breathtaking stretch of coral bed leaves you spellbound. North Bay is the foremost snorkeling point of Andaman. Apart from snorkeling and glass-bottom boat ride, scuba diving, underwater sea walk facility is also available at North Bay.

ROSS ISLAND
It was the Capital of Port Blair during British and Japanese regime, prior to India’s Independence. It was named after Sir Daniel Ross a marine surveyor. It was nick named “The Paris of the East”. It is now under the supervision of the Indian Navy. This island is an ideal destination for nature walk amidst sylvan surroundings with deer’s, peacocks and exotic birds.

DAY 3: ONWARD JOURNEY TO HAVELOCK (57KMS)
In the morning you will be escorted to Phoenix Bay Harbor to board MV. Makruzz (1 ½ hrs) or Govt. Ferry (2 ½ hrs) which will take you to Havelock Island.

HAVELOCK ISLAND
The island is named after a British Army Officer. The island offers state-of-the-art facilities for snorkeling and scuba diving. Havelock is famous for its white sand and crystal clear and transparent waters.
At the Harbour our representative will receive you and will help you to find a restaurant for breakfast (if you didn’t had it already) and then he will escort you to Radhanagar Beach which is Asia’s 7th most beautiful beach. At Radhanagar Beach you can go for swimming or just get your feet wet and admire the serene beauty of the beach.

DAY 4: LEISURE AT HAVELOCK
This entire day is free for optional activities.
ELEPHANT BEACH {(OPTIONAL) CHARGES APPLIED}
It is located at a distance of around 10kms from the market or 30mints boat ride from the jetty. It is known for its beautiful corals and exotic life.

DAY 5: DAY TRIP TO NEIL ISLAND
Check out from the hotel, move towards the Harbor to board a ferry which will take you to Neil Island. At the harbor our representative will receive you and will escort you to sightseeing of Neil Island.

NEIL ISLAND
This island is apparently named after James George Smith Neill, a British soldier responsible for several war crimes during the suppression of the 1857 Mutiny. There is a lone jetty at Bharathpur, which serves as the only entry–exit point of the island. It is an ideal location eco-tourism and a marvelous island with plenty of marine life. The famous beaches there are Bharathpur Beach, Laxmanpur Beach. Sitapur Beach is famous for its red sand. They are the best beaches unspoiled and raw. The other attraction is a Natural Bridge Formation also known as “Howrah Bridge”.
In the evening we will start our return journey to Port Blair enjoying the sea breeze and the sight of the changing colors of the sky of the setting sun and most of the time accompanied by dolphins and flying fishes swimming along the boat.

DAY 6: DEPARTURE FROM PORT BLAIR
Check out and pick up from the hotel and transfer to Port Blair Airport / Harbour for your onward journey, carrying wonderful memories.

  • Accommodation at specified hotels.
  • Meals as per plan
  • Exclusive AC/Non AC Vehicle for pickup and drop as per the itinerary.
  • Airport pickup and drop
  • Entry permits, Entry tickets, Parking charges, Boat tickets/Ferry tickets wherever required.
  • Assistance at all arrival and departure points.
  • All kind of personal expenses such as tips, laundry, telephone bills and beverages
  • It also does not include any meals unless and otherwise specifically mentioned.
  • Domestic or International Airfare
  • Guide, Jolly ride & snorkeling charges.
  • Optional, suggested or unspecified activities.
  • Elephant Beach trip.
  • Guide at Cellular Jail and Ross Island will cost extra.
  • Camera fee (still or movie)

• Hotel rooms are subject to availability, on verbal confirmation rooms will be blocked (if available) for two days. In case of nonpayment of booking advance (which is 50%) the rooms will automatically be released after two days.
• The itinerary is tentative, the days and timings may be changed depending upon the ferry and boat availability.
• If some of the museums stated in the first day of the itinerary remains unvisited due to lack of time then we will try to cover those on the last day but if due to lack of time or museum holiday if some museum remains unvisited even after the last day of the tour period then there will not be any reimbursement.
• All the museums are closed on Monday. If your arrival is on Monday, we will modify the itinerary to accommodate the above, but still some places may remain unvisited and we won’t take responsibility of the same.
• North Bay and Ross Island are closed on Wednesday, If second day happens to be Wednesday, we will modify the itinerary to accommodate the above, but if still some places may remain unvisited and we won’t take responsibility of the same.
• Limestone cave is closed on Monday therefore we don’t conduct Baratang tour on Monday.
• All guests who are visiting Havelock, Neil Island, Ross Island, Northbay, Jollybouy or Wandoor whether for day trip or overnight trip are required to carry their ID Proofs.
• Breakfast is not included on day of arrival and the hotels will charge extra for the same.
• Please intimate and check your breakfast and lunch time at the hotel, you may have to skip some complimentary breakfast or paid lunch at the hotel due to the sightseeing/tour timings.
• All hotels in Andaman have an early check out time and late checkout is subject to availability. At Havelock if the ferry departs at noon guest could relax and unwind on the beach.
• The snorkeling trip to Wandoor happens either at Jolly Bouy or Red Skin depending on the permit issued by the Forest Department; we do not have any control over the same.
• The car provided is only for pick up and drop or as per itinerary any extra usage will be chargeable extra.
• All the activities at Andaman begin at specific time and the car would arrive at the allotted time as informed by our representative. Request you to please be ready at the time allotted.
• Please note that you are visiting a place which has limited facilities and therefore you may have some inconvenience although we would try our best to make your tour hassle free.

Place Standard Hotel Deluxe Hotel
Port Blair Hotel J / Hotel Shompen / Megapode Resort Hotel Seashell / Hotel Sentinel
Havelock Symphony Palms Beach Resort Seashell Beach Resort (Andaman Challet)/ Symphony Palms Beach Resort (Lagoon)

Hotels can be changed to economy, standard, deluxe or luxury category as per your requirements and budget