3N Port Blair
3 Nights Port Blair with Daily Breakfast, Ferry Tickets, Transfers & Tour much more..
The Andaman and Nicobar Islands, located in the Bay of Bengal (east of the Indian mainland geographically), is a splendid tropical island outpost, belonging to India but closer to south east Asia. From being known as Kalapani (Black waters) due to the atrocious history of the British Regime in India, to being known as one of the best tourist destinations of India, Andaman Islands have come a long way. Port blair: Capital city of Andaman and Nicobar Islands in India, is mainly famous for its palm-lined beaches.
Tentative Tour Plan:-
Day-1 Arrival at Port Blair / Cellular Jail + witness the Light n Sound Show at Cellular Jail
Fly in to Port Blair Airport. 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 evening 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 stay at respective Hotel / Resort at Port Blair.
(Note- 1) Cellular Jail is closed on every Monday and national Holidays. 2) Entry to Cellular jail and Museum closes by 1600hrs and light n sound show is Open every day 1800hrs. Light n Sound tickets are on 1st come 1st serve basis.)
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.
Note:1) Ross & North Bay remains closed on every Wednesdays.
2) Ferry departs at 0930hrs – subject to weather condition, please report to Rajiv Gandhi Water sports complex latest by 0900hrs.
3) Contact us if you want a private chartered boat for above trip perfect for 5-7 person.) Optional Activities:- Scuba Diving and Sea Walk at North Bay on direct payment basis.
Day 3-Port Blair – City tour
After breakfast, start off for a full-day "City Tour" of Port Blair - covering Chatham Saw Mill (one of the oldest & largest in Asia), Forest Museum, Anthropological Museum – explaining the tribal life of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Fisheries (Marine) Museum – Show casing underwater marine life of Andaman and Nicobar & Water Sports Complex. Afternoon is free for shopping and other own activities. Stay overnight at respective Hotel/ Resort at Port Blair.
(Note- City tour / Museums are closed on Mondays and National Holidays our executives will change this trip if this fall on any of the above mentioned holidays)
OR (OPTIONAL TOUR) :
Day Trip To Havelock On Day 3 Instead Of City Tour:
Day Excursion to Havelock / Excursion to Radhanagar Beach & Return to Port Blair : After breakfast get transfer to Phoenix Bay Harbor to catch a ferry to Havelock. The Island (often just called Havelock) is one of the most beautiful and largest islands of Ritchie's Archipelago and is a placid heaven like no other. Situated 57 km north east of the South Andamans with an area of 92 Sq. Kms she offers a breath taking trail of nature expeditions. The island is primarily populated by Bengali settlers. This picturesque Island with beautiful sandy beaches and lush green forest is also rated as the seventh most beautiful island in the world. It hosts one of the world’s most renowned beaches- The Radhanagar Beach. The Island also has the biggest concentration of breath-taking diving and snorkeling sites, thus acting as a paradise to marine world explorers. On arrival, the cab will be provided to pickup and drop guest to Beach No 7, Radhanagar beach rated as the best beach in Asia. Spend the day relaxing on this beach. Return to Port Blair as per ferry timings advised. Upon return from Havelock Island, transfer to Hotel. Stay overnight at respective Hotel / Resort at Port Blair. (Note- Ferry timings are mentioned in the tickets provided to you please report 45minutes prior to departure with a valid photo id card issued by govt. competent authorities. Ferry services are purely subjected to weather conditions.)Class of ferry and timings is subjected to availability at the time of confirmation only
Day 4- Departure
Transfer to Airport and Departure with unlimited memories of these mesmerizing Islands created by Skylink.
Note:Above Quote / Itinerary is just indicative.Do not consider it as a Final Schedule. Date &Time of Tours can be changed due to weather conditions & may be changed as per convenience and ferry timings by Local Agent / Tour Operator.
1.Prices are dynamic and subject to change unless the booking is confirmed or vouchered.These are only offers over which Skylink will try its best to initiate the process of confirmation. We reserve the right to withdraw the offer at any given time.
2.All Travellers must have a valid passport & visa or the required documents for visa at the time of booking otherwise company reserves the right to dishonor the booking.
3.In case of unavailability in the listed hotels & airlines, arrangement for an alternate accommodation with similar standard & alterate flight option will be made with availability.
4.Minimum Advance amount (part of tour cost) is taken to process the booking and to secure part Tour/Combo Cost & booking & reservation fees/cancellation charges or documentation amount for Visa submission as applicable (varying from case to case) in case tour is cancelled for whatsoever reason.
5.Given is a suggested itinerary and it may change as per the availability at the time of booking.
6.Extra Bed policy: can be a sofa cum bed / mattress / roll away or sharing the twin bed unless specified.
7.Child Policy: Every Hotel & service provider’s Child Policy is different. Child with bed & breakfast with 2 Adults means he/she will be provided with an Extra Bed which can be Sofa Cum Bed/Mattress/Roll away or sharing the rooms with parents unless specified. Alternately, where its clearly being mentioned Child No Bed/Breakfast (unless specified of any), it states that child will be provided only land arrangement. Breakfast & Bed if applicable, will be payable at the time of check in( as per hotel policy) if not prepaid. Few Hotels do not entertain 2 children in one room due to its size & their own policy.2 rooms will be required if 2 adults & 2 children (below 11yrs) are travelling together.
8.Hill stations Bookings within India:
-Hotels in hill stations may not have air conditioning due to weather conditions of the location or heaters.
-A/c in Vehicles will be operational only in plain areas.
1.03 Nights stay on Double sharing basis at Port Blair.
2.Complimentary Breakfast Included.
3.All Transportation for local sight-seeing tours and airport/ hotel/ 01 AC Vehicle as per itinerary.
4.To and Fro Ferry transfer by Private Luxury – Catamaran Ferry – M.V. MAKRUZZ / Coastal Cruise/Green Ocean by Premium/Executive Class Ticket.Tickets Are Subject To Availability If Cruise Will Not Be Operational Then Will Provide Government Ferry For Transfers.
5.All entry tickets + ferry Ticket + Forest Permits at various sightseeing tour Places, to and fro Ferry tickets at sightseeing places.
6.Airport Transfers + harbour Transfers.
7.All applicable taxes
NOTE :Day Trip To Havelock On Day 3 Instead Of City Tour: 32 00/- PER PERSON
Add On Water Sports Activities:-
1.Glass Bottom Ride at Elephant Beach Rs.500/- Per Person.
2.Jet Ski Ride at Elephant Beach at Havelock Island Rs.850/-Per person.
3.Jet Ski Ride at Port Blair in WATER SPORTS COMPLEX Rs.450/-Per person
4.SCUBA DIVING at Havelock Island with UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY Rs.4800/- Per Person.
5.SCUBA DIVING at Port Blair with UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY Rs.4800/- Per Person.
6.Banana Ride at Havelock Island Rs. 850/- Per Head.
7.Sofa Ride at Havelock Island Rs.850/- Per Head.
8.Glass bottom ride at North Bay Island Rs.550/- Per Person.
9.Sea Walking at North Bay Island Rs. 3900/- Per Person with under Water Photography.
10.Sea Walking at Havelock Island Rs.3900/- Per Person with Under Water Photography.
1.GST Extra on Total Billing
2.Any charges related to Peak Season /festival/Holiday period/Early Check in /Late Check Out/Mandatory Meals/Upgradations of rooms
3. Entrance Fee /Monument fees
4. Insurance, Baggage Claim & any related charges.
5. Hotel Security Deposit at the Check In/Resort Fees /City Taxes/Tourism Fees are always payable directly at Check In at Hotel.
6.Luggage truck ,Porterage Charges,Tips, Laundry , Extra Meals , all beverages etc
7. Intercity surface transfers unless specified.
8. Breakfast missed due to flight timing.
9. In case Itinerary is blocked with Limited Kms & Hours ( especially applicable for Indian Itineraries ) :Any extra kms/Extra Hours charges payable extra to Driver /DMC directly by the customer in case the Travelling goes beyond the blocked kilometers limit/Fixed Tour plan/Point to Point ( transportation rates are charged from garage to garage i.e. the starting & ending point of the vehicle) .
10.Anything not mentioned under inclusions & any in Taxes, ROE, Fees or any hike over which Skylink has no control.
- 36 days or more before departure :80% of the package will be refunded
- Cancellation stage : 21 -35 days before departure :50% of the package will be refunded
- Cancellation stage : 20 days or less before departure :No Refund
Non-refundable Booking, Any Misc Services with Non-refundable Charges cannot be counted /considered under the given policy. No refund will be there whatever the case may be.
Best Season to Visit:
The best time of the year to visit the Andaman & Nicobar Islands is between October and May. It is also the time for the annual tourism festival.
Andaman Famous for:-
Port Blair: Capital city of Andaman and Nicobar Islands in India, is mainly famous for its palm-lined beaches. Port Blair is also an Island town offering water based activities like snorkeling, scuba diving, sea-cruises, and glimpses of the history and culture of the region.The green, ramshackle capital sprawls around a harbour on the east coast of South Andaman and is the administrative nerve centre of the islands.
Havelock Island: 55kms from Port Blair by Ferry/Chopper-A famous among Foreign Travellers, picnic spot for Families. Apart from Scuba, a place for trekking, fishing, snorkelling. Adventure activities like water sports, Water scooter ride, Sun Bathing. Havelock is a picturesque natural paradise with beautiful white sandy beaches, rich coral reefs and lush green forest.
Neil Island: 40 kms from Portblair Neil is a tiny but beautiful island located 37 Kms. to the south of the Andaman Islands. Neil Island is known as the ‘vegetable bowl’ of the Andamans. The settlers named the beaches after mythical characters of the epic Ramayana (Bharatpur, Laxmanpur, Sitapur, Ramnagar etc.). Famous for its slow, laid back vibe, and beautiful beaches, most people go Neil Island for some quality chill-time, as there is not much to do here but this.
Subhash Mela: Famous Festival & is celebrated in the first month of the year, January for about a week. The festival marks the birth anniversary of netaji subash bose.
The Island Tourism Festival: Mega event celebrated for 10 days.